2023 Illinois Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting

Friday, September 29, 2023
Hilton Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center | Oak Brook, IL

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2023 Illinois Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting

Fostering Excellence in Internal Medicine

Live events are changing, and American College of Physicians is helping lead the way with the ability to learn, network, and engage like never before!

  • Presented both live and virtually September 29, 2023, ACP's ILN/ILS Chapter is pleased to offer a safe meeting space to earn CME/MOC, recharge, and engage with one another. Sessions will be held live at the Hilton Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center, Oak Brook Illinois as well as through exclusive virtual keynote and education sessions.
  • Learn, Connect, and Engage in Person or from Home or Office Attend or tune in to exclusive live, interactive sessions with your local Chapter colleagues. Regardless of location, you can engage with each other to discuss topics important to you and your community, both professionally and socially.
  • These flexible options provide access to top-notch education, help you connect with each other, and learn about ways to get involved with your Chapter. This Meeting will help you meet your needs as a physician and help you provide the best care for your patients using the latest knowledge.
Anne Schultz, MD FACP
ACP Governor, Illinois Northern 
Vidya Sundareshan, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA
ACP Governor, Illinois Downstate

Meeting Highlights
  • Golf and Hiking Outings
  • Updates in Long COVID, Alzheimer's,  COPD &  Heart Failure Guidelines
  • Panel on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine
  • Reception 
Program Committee
  • Sharjeel Ahmad, MD FIDSA FACP
  • Michael Alebich, DO FACP
  • Anne Furey Schultz, MD FACP
  • James Graumlich, MD FACP
  • Jacqueline Ivey-Brown, MD FACP
  • Anwar Jebran, MD FACP
  • Benjamin Mba, MD FACP
  • Vidya Sundareshan, MD FACP
  • Thomas Triantafillou, MD FACP
  • Michael Zielinski, MD FACP

3.75 CME/MOC Available

Release Date: September 29, 2023
Termination Date: September 29. 2024

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The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.75 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credit claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.


Friday, September 29, 2023

Time Session
8:00-11:00 AM Golf Outing
8:30-10:30 AM Hiking Outing
11:30-12:30 PM Lunch/Business Meeting/Welcome Announcements
12:30-1:15 PM Neurological Manifestations of Long-COVID: A Pandemic within the Pandemic
Igor J. Koralnik, MD FAAN, FANA 
1:30-1:45 PM Break
1:45-2:30 PM ID Update/Emerging Diseases
Sharjeel Ahmad, MD FIDSA FACP
2:30-2:45 PM Break
2:45-3:30 PM Guideline Update COPD & Heart Failure
Maria Demori, MD; Nancy Quesada, MD
3:30-3:45 PM Break
3:45-4:30 PM Alzheimer's Update
Darren Gitelman, MD
4:30-4:45 PM Break
4:45-5:30 PM The Future of AI in Medicine
Anwar Jebran, MD Catherine Cheng, MD FACP; EzzAddin Al Wahsh, MD; Bilal Naved, MD; Alan Young, MD


5:30-6:30 PM Reception

Illinois Chapter Registration

Categories Registration  By 9/1 Registration By 9/15 Registration After 9/15
ACP Member $75 $100 $125
ACP Resident/Fellow Member $75 $100 $125
ACP Medical Student Member $75 $100 $125
ACP Affiliate Member $75 $100 $125
Nonmember Physician $125 $150 $175
Nonmember Resident $125 $150 $175
Nonmember Medical Student $125 $100 $175
Nonmember Allied Health Professional $125 $150 $175

Questions? If you have trouble registering online, please contact Member and Product Support at 800-ACP-1915 or direct at 215-351-2600 (M-F, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET).


Registration Information

Registration fee includes lunch, snacks, evening reception, all scientific sessions and materials, and CME documentation.

Members whose dues were not paid for the current fiscal year will receive the nonmember registration rate.

Meeting Handouts

There will be no meeting handouts.

Can I follow along on social media?

Yes, follow/like the ILN/ILS Chapter through the meeting on social media! Use the hashtags #IMProud #ILIM2023.

  • Twitter: @IllinoisACP
  • Facebook: @IllinoisACP
  • Instagram: @illinoisacp

Cancellations and Refunds

Notice of cancellation must be made in writing (fax, mail, or e-mail). Cancellations will not be accepted by telephone. Cancellations after 9/10/23 will result in a fee of $50.
Individuals who fail to attend the course (no-shows) will not be entitled to any refund.

How do I access the virtual meeting?

Sessions are accessible through the Virtual Meeting Hub and on your chapter website. Click the "join virtual session" links in the agenda. If you have just purchased the meeting and get an access denied message, please log out of your ACPonline account and log back in. This will refresh the purchases on your account. If you require additional assistance, please contact us (M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET) via web chat or call 800-ACP-1915 or 215-351-2600 or via e-mail at help@acponline.org

I do not have an ACPonline account

Nonmembers are advised to use their e-mail address as their username when creating a password. If you require additional assistance, please contact us (M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET) via web chat or call 800-ACP-1915 or 215-351-2600 or via e-mail at help@acponline.org

Hotel Accommodations

We have reserved a block of rooms at the following rates until August 30, 2023. When making your reservation, be sure to mention that you will be attending the ACP ILN/ILS Chapter meeting. The rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so make your reservation as early as possible by calling the hotel directly at 6308505555 or registering online.

Single/Double: $149.00
Chicago Hilton Oak Brook Hills Resort
3500 Midwest Rd
Oak Brook, Illinois 60523

Will this meeting be recorded?

The meeting will be recorded and available for playback for one year.

MyACP Account

If you have any difficulty accessing your MyACP account, you can reset your username and password. You can do so by clicking on the MyACP link at the top of the ACP website. Nonmembers are advised to use their e-mail address as their username when creating a password. If you require additional assistance, please contact us (M-F, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET) via web chat or call 800-ACP-1915 or 215-351-2600 or via e-mail at help@acponline.org

Participant Photography

As a participant in the chapter meeting, your photograph may be taken as a focus or background subject, to be used in chapter communications. If you would not like your photo taken, please inform chapter staff.

ACP Chapters Meeting Code of Conduct

ACP is a community that values collegiality, respect for patients and each other, and medicine’s standards of ethics and professionalism. ACP members are guided by the content and spirit of the ACP Pledge and by their commitment to the ethics of medicine, including those in the ACP Ethics Manual.  “Physicians’ conduct as professionals and as individuals should merit the respect of the community.” 

ACP expects members, staff, and others who participate in events and activities involving ACP to treat others as you would like to be treated – with courtesy, respect for differences, and in ways that appropriately represent the profession of internal medicine. As set forth in ACP’s Anti-Harassment Policy, ACP does not tolerate any form of harassment, including intimidation, hostility, or other unwelcome and offensive communication or treatment.

If you experience or observe harassing, inappropriate or otherwise unprofessional behavior, or you have concerns about how you have been treated by an ACP member or staff or anyone else at an ACP meeting or event, you may report the incident to acpevents@acponline.org or call 215 351-7750.

The chapter reserves the right to take any action deemed necessary and appropriate; including immediate removal from the meeting without warning or refund, in response to any incident of unacceptable behavior, and the chapter reserves the right to prohibit attendance at any future meeting, virtually or in person.

For other questions about the chapter meeting, contact Colleen Keeku, Chapter Staff at 31-261-85839 or colleenkeekuacp@gmail.com.

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