Designation: The Osler Institute designates this Live activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hone your critical reasoning and evaluation skills in an intensive 3-day case review course designed to help you zero in on what is most clinically relevant for diagnosis, treatment approach, and patient management in all essential areas of Ophthalmology. The course begins with a lecture on critical reasoning and communication skills important to passing the Oral Certification exam and that will be emphasized during the mock oral exams to follow. The course covers standard of care relevant cases utilizing a half-hour public mock oral exam with feedback format. Participants and faculty review face-to-face in a 25-minute simulation of the oral board process followed by faculty critique. Course fees include participating in two public mock orals and observing others being examined. Learn by doing and from observing. Participants may purchase additional mock orals if desired (public or private); however, availability may be limited within two weeks of the start of the course. Enter Mock Oral topics preference(s) in the indicated box in the cart during the checkout process.
This course will be held at: Holiday Inn Chicago North Shore Skokie, 5300 W Touhy Ave. Skokie, IL 60077
Package Rates per night: Single: $270.00 / Double: $335.00
Package Rate Includes: Room, Taxes, and banquet fee.
Both Uber and Lyft are available as well as local taxi service.
The Osler Institute makes your hotel reservations; however, you will need to call the hotel 3 to 5 days after registering to secure the room with your credit card.
Lodging charges are not included in the registration fee. If not staying under the Osler room block at the course hotel there is a per day charge to cover the cost of the meeting space, food and beverage package plus associated fees and taxes; costs may vary by location. Said costs are all included in the Osler room block rate along with applicable room taxes.
Mock Oral Exam Topics
- Optics, Refraction & Physiology
- Neuro-ophthalmology & Orbit
- External Eye and Adnexa
- Anterior Segment of the Eye
- Posterior Segment of the Eye
- Pediatrics, and Strabismus
If you are interested in purchasing any additional Mock Orals (public $125; private $165) please contact The Osler Institute at 800-356-7537; space and topic availability may be limited within the two weeks prior to the course.
The Osler Institute is so confident that our program is the best that we guarantee: if you have attended an Osler course and then within the following 9 months failed the examination for which that course was designed, you may continue to take the Osler course until you pass tuition free. Each free course must be preceded by a corresponding failed examination attempt. Hotel, banquet, and additional study material costs are not included.