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Advocate Children's Hospital - Oak Lawn

93rd Street & Kilbourn Ave.

Stein Auditorium

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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Advocate Children’s Hospital presents

Women in Medicine & Healthcare:

Our Struggles, Our Strengths, Our Successes

1st Annual Women in Medicine Symposium

Friday, September 6, 2019 I 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

Agenda

7:30 – 8:00 am - Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:30 am - Introduction / The Importance of Women in Medicine Lisa Cheng, MD; Seetal Mishra, MD; Chinelo Okafor, MD; Shirali Patel, DO

8:30 am – 9:30 am - KEYNOTE: Mentoring/Coaching H. Barrett Fromme, MD, MHPE The University of Chicago Director of Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine Associate Program Director of Curriculum American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP): Section of Hospital Medicine (SOHM) Chairperson – Elect

9:35 – 10:15 am - Visibility
Mila Felder, MD, MS Advocate Christ Medical Center / ACH-Oak Lawn Medical Staff President – Elect Vice Chair – Emergency Department

10:15 – 10:30 am - Break

10:30 – 11:10 am - Resilience
Carmelle V. Romain, MD Advocate Christ Medical Center / ACH-Oak Lawn Assistant Professor of Surgery, Univ of Chicago

11:10 am – 11:55 am - Wellness Francesca Mattone-Volpe, MD Advocate Children’s Hospital (ACH) Vice President of Pediatrics and Pediatric Subspecialties

11:55 am – 12:40 pm - Women in Leadership Panel Mila Felder, MD Advocate Christ Medical Center / ACH-Oak Lawn Medical Staff President – Elect

Sigrun “Siggy” Hallmeyer, MD Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Medical Director, ALGH Cancer Service Line

Francesca Mattone-Volpe, MD Advocate Children’s Hospital (ACH) Vice President, AMG Pediatrics, Pediatric Subspecialties

Karishma Rai, MD Advocate Christ Medical Center Medical Director of MFM

Terika Richardson, FACHE Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (ALGH) ALGH President

12:40 – 1:15 pm - Speaker Q&A Session

1:15 – 1:30 pm - Closing Remarks Lisa Cheng, MD; Seetal Mishra MD, Chinelo Okafor, MD; Shirali Patel, DO

1:30 – 2:30 pm - Networking Lunch

Learning Objectives:
At the conclusion of this activity participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the need for increased representation of women in medicine and leadership
  • Develop and utilize skills necessary to promote oneself within a professional, academic, and personal environment
  • Identify strategies to enhance mentorship
  • Assess ways to optimize wellness on an organizational level
  • Integrate women leader(s) experiences for personal and professional development

Format: Lecture, Panel Discussion, Question and Answer

Target Audience: All Physician, Members, Primary Care Physicians, Internal Medicine, Residents, Pharmacists,
Nurses and Allied Health Professionals

CME Disclosure: Acknowledgement of all disclosures for speakers and planners – nothing to disclose or existence of relevant financial relationships – will be made at the activity. Conflicts of interest will be identified and resolved prior to the activity.

Commercial Support: There is no external financial support for this activity.

Accreditation Statement: Advocate Health Care is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: Advocate Health Care designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Credit Designation: A certificate of attendance will be distributed after the conference which may be applied for contact hours.

Web registration is the preferred method: Visit advocatehealth.com/seminars to register for this event. For additional information, contact Turquoise Johnson at 708.684.4757 or via email at turquoise.johnson@advocatehealth.com

Registration Fee:

Physician - $40.00 Non-Physician - $20.00 Free for Residents, Fellows, and Medical Students

Parking: FREE parking in Lot E directly across the street from the Conference Center or in Garage D on the corner of 95th Street and Kilbourn Avenue.


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93rd Street & Kilbourn Ave.

Stein Auditorium

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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