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Essential Evidence Update Conference
Essential Evidence Updates is a model for quality continuing medical education for primary care that is free of industry influence and support. This program of completely evidence-based material based on the InfoPOEMs (Patient Oriented Evidence that Matters) format gives practicing primary care doctors what they need to stay current.

This live virtual course provides rapid-fire  “blasts” directly from the medical literature presented by highly-rated speakers family physicians. Topics are chosen based on relevance to primary care physicians and recent literature most likely to change practice. Sign up today!

Friday April 12, 2024
8am – 5pm

NIU Naperville Conference Center
1120 E. Diehl Rd.
Naperville IL 60563

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Registration fees:

Full Conference -IAFP & AAFP* Active $300 
Full Conference - IAFP Life Members & New Physicians (less than 7 years post residency) -  $225
Full Conference - Non-Members - $400
Full Conference - Allied Health Professionals - $175
Full Conference - Transitional/Residents - $75
Students - $0.00 (limited to the first 10 that apply)

*AAFP members from outside of Illinois, please use discount code AAFPOOS


Topics include:

  • Dementia
  • Care of the patient with cancer
  • Musculoskeletal update
  • Pediatric Potpourri
  • New drugs
  • Women’s health update
  • Screening and Prevention
  • Evaluating the patient with chest pain
  • Type 2 Diabetes

Meet the Essential Evidence Updates Faculty

Need a hotel room?  There are a number of hotels close to the conference center to chose from - Map of all area Hotels 

Please note: This is a live, in person event.  The conference will not be recorded or offered as a hybrid.

The Illinois Academy of Family Physicians (IAFP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation:
AMA Category 1 credit™ - The Illinois Academy of Family Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ 
Prescribed - The AAFP has reviewed 2024 Essential Evidence Updates Conference and deemed it acceptable for up to 7.50 Live AAFP Prescribed credit(s). Term of Approval is from 04/12/2024 to 04/12/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Cancellation Policy

Listen to the Primary Care Update podcast or Essential Evidence Plus podcast and POEM of the week.

 Thank you to our 2024 Conference Supporters!



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