CME Connections

February 2015


In This Issue...

  1. Education Initiatives
  2. IAFP Events
  3. Other Events
  4. Subject Matter Experts Wanted

Online CME

Visit the IAFP Education Website to view our catalog of enduring materials.


IAFP Education Initiatives

Tobacco Cessation for the Primary Care Provider: A Quality Improvement Initiative

IAFP and the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics are pleased to introduce this new program, which is approved for ABFM MoC Part IV. Made possible by the Cook County Department of Public Health through funds received from the Illinois Department of Public Health, this initiative is now online. For more information visit the Smoking Cessation page.

Adolescent Immunization Initiative

In addition to the online CME courses, IAFP is now pleased to offer two NEW patient education brochures to use in your pratice. Visit IAFP's Adolescent Immunization Initiative page for more information on Immunizing Adolescents againts HPV and Immunizing Adolescents against Meningococcal Disease.

IAFP Events

Chicago Essential Evidence Update Conference - Registration Open

Register now for the Chicago Essential Evidence Update Conference, taking place June 5-6, 2015 at the University of Illinois at Chicago. For additional information, including how to register online and topic areas, click here!

IAFP Lunch and Learn Webinars

The Lunch and Learn schedule is online. Gather your colleagues and grab your lunch! Join IAFP the last Thursday of each month from 12:00-1:00pm CST and earn FREE CME. Don't miss March's Lunch and Learn on Intimate Partner Violence in your Office Setting.

Other Events

Chicago Medical Society's 68th Annual 2015 Midwest Clinical Conference (MCC)
March 13 & 14 at The Westin Chicago-River North
Co-Sponsored by IAFP - Earn up to 16 CME Credits at this 2 day event. Learn more and regsiter at the MCC 2015 Website

Fit Family Challenge
June 1 & 2 at the Marriott Denver Airport Gateway
Learn about this comprehensive, evidence-based intervention to implement at your practice for your overweight and obese pediatric population. Developed in partnership with the Colorado Academy of Family Physicians. For additional details, including scholarship information, click here!


Call for Subject Matter Experts

Are you interested in presenting or developing education? We welcome you to submit through the online call for presenters and subject matter experts. Don't hesitate, complete your online submission today!

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