Conferences of Interest
With the growth of the hospital medicine specialty, education and training opportunities continue to expand for hospitalists. In addition to SHM's conferences, various organizations host CME events that are relevant to our membership. Review the list below of upcoming SHM conferences of interest.
For a full listing of SHM-endorsed meetings, from local chapters to national conferences, visit the Event Calendar on the Hospital Medicine Exchange (HMX).
August 21st, 2020 | Virtual
The University of Kentucky (UK) Division of Hospital Medicine is hosting the annual Heartland Hospital Medicine Conference with input from steering committee members from Indiana University, Lake Cumberland Medical Center, and University of Louisville. This year's conference is entirely online and free for those who register more than one week in advance. The conference includes nationally recognized leaders in hospital medicine as well as stellar speakers from around the heartland region. This will be an eight-hour, evidence-based continuing medical education (CME) opportunity and will also feature a virtual RIV Poster Competition sponsored by the Kentucky Chapter of SHM. Attend virtually and network with your hospitalist colleagues from around the area and learn about the latest advances in hospital medicine!
September 25, 2020 | Virtual
The Oregon Health & Science University is proud to offer the 15th annual hospital medicine course directed to hospitalists and other practitioners of inpatient medicine. The course was developed through the sponsorship of the OHSU Division of Hospital Medicine and the Oregon Chapter of the Society of Hospital Medicine. The course planning committee represents both academic interests and the needs of the active practitioner.
October 15-17, 2020 | Virtual
This course, chaired by Dr. Robert Wachter, covers the clinical issues most relevant to hospitalists and other clinicians who care for inpatients. Taught by UCSF's top teachers and a stellar group of guest faculty, the course highlights recent advances and current controversies. To promote active learning, the course uses a mobile audience response system and features multiple workshops in a variety of disciplines to allow for small group discussions. The course includes broad content in critical care, perioperative care, patient safety, hospital neurology, cardiology, GI, hematology, oncology, nephrology and infectious diseases.
October 16th, 2020 | Virtual
The journey to become a Master Clinician begins with the passion to develop the knowledge and skills to become an expert diagnostician. Our symposium’s exciting topics, expert faculty, and flexible format ensure a highly valuable experience that will move you forward towards your goal of becoming a Master Clinician.
October 22-24, 2020 | Virtual
This educational initiative was developed to provide a forum for discussing and presenting laboratory and clinical research concerning the care of patients by hospitalists. The meeting is designed to facilitate a discussion of latest multidisciplinary techniques for hospitalists. The meeting will be engaging Hospital Medicine Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse, Practitioners and Residents.