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Greater Chicago, IL - Internal Medicine Board Review Course

Chicago IMBR Course Cancelled

ACP's live Internal Medicine Board Review courses scheduled to take place in New Jersey and Chicago have been cancelled due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus. We are monitoring the situation regarding the remaining courses that are scheduled to take place over the summer. More information and FAQs.

For physicians preparing for the ABIM Certification examination in internal medicine, general internists, internal medicine subspecialists, and internal medicine trainees.

Fees

Registration Date Non-Member ACP Member* ACP Resident/Fellow Member
Before 4/27/20 $1,570 $1,140 $925
On/After 4/27/20 $1,645 $1,215 $1,000

*Includes Residents, Research Fellows, and Interns. Verification letter required.

Course Details

Date: May 31- June 5, 2020 Schaumburg, IL
Course Code: PG2003

Course Schedule

Course Syllabus

Course Directors

Lynell W. Klassen, MD, MACP

  • Robert L. Grissom Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Hotel and Travel Information

You are responsible for making your own hotel reservations. A sufficient number of rooms have been set aside for course registrants. In the event that rooms have been sold out, please check the internet for alternative hotels in the area.

Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Convention Center
1551 N. Thoreau Drive
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: 1-847-303-4100
Group Rates: Single or double room $184

The reduced-rate cutoff date is May 10, 2020. All rates are per room, per day and do not include applicable taxes and gratuities. Reduced rates are available until May 10, 2020 or until the ACP contracted hotel block sells out. Please identify yourself with this course in order to benefit from the block of rooms set aside for course registrants.

See info on airline and car rental discounts for course attendees

Electronic Syllabus

All registrations include access to the electronic version of the course syllabus (e-syllabus), which will be available beginning May 18, 2020.

Important points:

  • The e-syllabus is a full-color pdf document in excess of 2000 pages. It is not intended for printing. If printed in black and white it will not be readable.
  • You must download the syllabus to your laptop or tablet prior to attending the course, as there will not be internet access in the meeting room.
  • You will need software that enables you to take notes on a pdf document. Adobe Reader is a source for free versions of note-taking software.
  • You should make a back-up copy of the e-syllabus.
  • There are a limited number of outlets in the meeting room. Your device should be fully charged before you arrive.

Learning Objectives

  • Increase and refresh knowledge of core topics in internal medicine and the subspecialties through discussion of common and not-so-common clinical problems.
  • Become adept working through difficult test questions logically and successfully.
  • Implement changes in clinical practice in accordance with recent advances and clinical guidelines.

CME Accreditation

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 48 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Information

Successful completion of this CME activity, which include participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 48 MOC points in medical knowledge 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.

Refund/Cancellation Policy for Courses

To request a refund for IM Board Review Courses, please refer to ACP's Refund/Cancellation Policy for Courses.