Designation: The Osler Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim 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, surgical approach, and case management in all essential areas of Thoracic Surgery. The course covers standard of care relevant cases utilizing a half-hour public mock oral exam with feedback format. The course begins with a lecture on the critical reasoning and communication skills important to passing the Oral Certification exam and that will be emphasized during the mock oral exams to follow. Participants and faculty review one-on-one in a 25-minute simulation of the oral board process followed by faculty critique and audience response; 2-4 cases are reviewed in each 30-minute session for a total of 40-80 case reviews per day. Course fees include participating in one public mock oral exam and observing others being examined. Learn from doing and from observing. You may purchase as many additional public or private mock oral exams as you like; however, availability and topics may be limited within two weeks of the course. Please contact the Osler office prior to that time to ensure availability.
This course will be held at: Holiday Inn Oak Brook 17W. 350, 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL, 60181
Package Rates per night: Single $210.00 / Double $275.00
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.on yet to be determined.
bronchogenic cysts ** aortic aneurysms ** chest wall tumors ** pancoast tumors ** septal ruptures ** thoracic trauma ** esophageal surgeries ** cardiac transplants ** mitral valve disease ** lung abscess ** parapneumonic effusion ** tracheal strictures and tumors ** cardiac tumors ** lung cancer ** emphysema and bullous disease ** pneumothorax ** congenital heart disease ** mediastinal masses ** ventricular aneurysms ** mesothelioma ** thoracic duct tumors ** chylothorax ** aortic dissection ** CABG
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.