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Comprehensive Bronchoscopy With Endobronchial Ultrasound September 2019

  • September 19 - 21, 2019
  • Glenview, IL, UNITED STATES
  • CME credits and MOC points: 21.00
  • Member Price: $1,895.00 - You could save $400.00 as a member of CHEST.

  • List Price: $2,295.00

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Nonphysician providers and physicians-in-training receive a $700 discount.

Learn new skills and refresh your knowledge through this hands-on, interactive course led by experts in bronchoscopy and procedure-related training. Attend and acquire essential and advanced diagnostic bronchoscopy techniques, including:

  • Biopsy and brushings
  • Management of airway bleeding and aspirated foreign objects
  • Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration(EBUS-TBNA)
  • EBUS-TBNA specimen handling and processing
  • Radial EBUS for peripheral nodules

The course is designed using the experiential earning model. Flipped classroom methodology will be used with online pre-and postcourse didactic materials to enhance knowledge gain and retention. The live event is focused on interactive, case-based discussions and hands-on sessions. Cognitive and technical skills assessments will be implemented to validate training.

Attend to experience:

  • Hands-on training, including step-by-step approach to EBUS-guided TBNA, radial probe EBUS for peripheral nodules, foreign body removal using flexible bronchoscopic techniques, endobronchial blockers placement for massive hemoptysis, endobronchial biopsy and brushings for endobronchial lesions, mediastinal anatomy on EBUS, CT scanning using high-fidelity simulators, and specimen handling and processing
  • Case-based, interactive sessions to encourage honest, individual responses. Group responses will allow faculty to focus on both group and individual learning needs. Only interactive lectures are used in this course, as they lead to better retention, knowledge gain, and learner’s satisfaction.

Prerequisites

Prior to attending, you will receive materials that form the cognitive base of the course. You are expected to become familiar with the content prior to the course start in order to reduce the need for lectures, so thefocus can be on hands-on, interactive training.

Target Audience

Physicians and health-care professionals from pulmonary and critical care medicine, intensive care medicine, and thoracic surgery are encouraged to attend.

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Learning Objectives

Agenda

Faculty

Education Mission
To develop educational delivery systems for chest, critical care, and sleep physicians that facilitate lifelong learning, optimize clinical care, and meet the Education Committee goals.

Physician Credit
CHEST is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CHEST designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME credit hours are subject to change. Final CME credit hours will be provided on-site.

ABIM MOC Statement
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 21.0 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 credits 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 points.

Upon successful completion of this course, CHEST will submit your completion data to ABIM via ACCME’s Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS) for MOC points. Please allow 5-7 business days after claiming for credits to be posted to your ABIM record.

Nursing Credit
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 16433, for 21.0 contact hours.

Disclosure Statement
CHEST remains strongly committed to providing the best available evidence-based clinical information to participants of this educational activity and requires an open disclosure of any relevant financial relationships that create a conflict of interest. It is not the intent of CHEST to disqualify anyone from participating in this educational activity, but to resolve any conflicts of interest that may arise from financial relationships with commercial interests. All conflicts of interest are reviewed by the educational activity course director/chair, the Education Committee, and/or the Conflict of Interest Subcommittee to ensure that such situations are properly evaluated and, if necessary, resolved. CHEST educational standards pertaining to conflict of interest are intended to maintain the professional autonomy of the clinical experts inherent in promoting a balanced presentation of science. Through our review process, all CHEST CME activities are ensured of independent, objective, scientifically balanced presentations of information. Disclosure of any or no relevant financial relationships will be made available on-site during all educational activities.

Learning Categories

Tuition by Category Rate
Member $1,895
Nonmember $2,295
Discount for nonphysicians, advanced practice providers, and physicians-in-training $700 off above rates

You tuition fee includes attendance at all course sessions and electronic access to course materials. Lunch and refreshments during breaks will be provided. Breakfast is available at CHEST-affiliated hotels. Printed materials or flash drives will not be provided.

After you register for the course, you will receive an e-mail with details about completing the course pretest and accessing course materials (made available 10 to 14 days prior to the course start). Data collected on your performance at hands-on skill stations will be available through our site.

Laptops or tablet computers are required for the course. The general session room will be equipped with wireless Internet access and power for personal electronics.

Cancellation Policy
Tuition refund requests for this course must be received in writing by August 8 for a full refund, less a $100 processing fee. Refunds will not be given after August 8.

To register by phone, contact our Help Team: +1 (800) 343-2227 or +1 (224) 521-9800.

Travel

Transportation

Attendees traveling to CHEST courses are eligible to receive discounts on United and Delta by using approved discount codes when booking. Travel may be booked with Direct Travel here. A ticketing fee will apply. Travel discounts are only available between the following dates: September 16 to September 24.

United Airlines
Z Code: ZGFM
Agreement Code: 291447
Reservations through united.com/meetingtravel or own travel agency. Provide both codes at the time of booking. United Meetings Reservations at +1 (800) 426-1122.

Delta Airlines:
Meeting Code: NMSZA
Reservations at: delta.com/meetings. Select "Book Your Flight" and enter meeting code in box provided. By phone at +1 (800) 328-1111.

Chicago Airports

Transportation options from Chicago Midway and Chicago-O'Hare International Airports to the hotels are listed below. If you are taking a taxi, please be sure to select a suburban taxi, not a city taxi. We recommend prebooking your taxi prior to arrival to avoid higher fares from airport-stationed taxis. The hotels are located 13 miles from Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and 35 miles from Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Recommended Airport
Chicago-O'Hare International Airport
Estimated travel time: 25 minutes
Approximate taxi fare: $27-$32/one way
 
Chicago Midway International Airport
Estimated travel time: 50 minutes
Approximate taxi fare: $57/one way

Transportation
*American Taxi
Automated: +1 (800) 244-1177
Operator: +1 (847) 673-1000
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*These discounted taxi rates are only available through American Taxi and must be ordered at least 2 hours prior to your time of pick-up. Although transportation can be booked at one of the airport kiosks, we advise that you pre-book your transportation to avoid delays and increased cost.

Deerbrook Limo
Phone: +1 (847) 945-0500

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