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UHMS Midwest Chapter Annual Meeting

3/28/2014 to 3/30/2014

When: 3/28/2014
Where: Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare
5440 North River Road
Rosemont, Illinois  60018
United States
Contact:
Lisa Tidd

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This is a DIRECTLY SPONSORED Course

The 2014 Annual Midwest Chapter Meeting will be on topics of interest in the use of hyperbaric medicine for disease & injury treatment. Also to prepare participants for the Certified Hyperbaric Technologist (CHT) & Certified Hyperbaric RN (CHRN) exam, as well as assist certified participants to maintain their credentialing.

The primary goal of the UHMS' Midwest Chapter is to provide a forum for professional scientific growth and development of the participants to improve knowledge and compentence in order to further patient outcome. The meeting provides a basis for exchange of ideas, both scientific and practical, among physicians, researchers and other health professionals.
Audience:This activity is intended for physicians, & nurses, and may be of interest to respiratory therapists, hyperbaric technicians, & divers who have an interest in hyperbaric medicine & the safe delivery of hyperbaric treatments.



 

REGISTRATION:  WORD   PDF

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR BOTH - LINK ABOVE PICTURE

SCHEDULE
SPONSOR/EXHIBITOR INFORMATION
HOTEL INFORMATION


 
HOTEL INFORMATION


Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare
5400 North River Road
Rosemont, Il 60018
RESERVATIONS: 1-877-337-5793  (9am-8pm: M-F EST)
Group Name: Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society Midwest Chapter
Reservation Cut-off date: March 6, 2014

RATE: $124.00 S/D

  • all reservations must be accompanied by 1st night room deposit, guaranteed with major credit card
  • all rates are subject to a city and state tax
  • Complementary wireless internet access in all guest rooms
  • Discount Parking: $10 per day/overnight

Directions to Hotel Shuttle from Airport

Follow directions to Baggage Claim Area (lower level).

1.       From baggage claim please follow the signs that will lead you to the Bus Shuttle Center which is located one level below baggage claim.

**There are red arrows directing you on both the signage and red arrows marked on the floor at O’Hare

2.       Once you have take the elevator and reached the Bus Shuttle Center please proceed to Door 2.

3.       Wait for the Crowne Plaza O’Hare shuttle bus that is burgundy or white colored. Please make certain that guests get on the Shuttle that says "Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare”.

4.       International Guests will be arriving at Terminal 5. Guests will need to call the Hotel at

(847) 671-6350 upon their arrival to arrange for the shuttle to pick them up. The operator will let the guest know when the bus will meet them at the lower level of Terminal 5 at door ‘5E’ for a ride to the hotel.

 

 

Driving Directions from O’Hare to Hotel

Follow signs to get on I-190 East (towards Chicago) 2.1 miles

Exit 1B – River Road South *Turn right onto River Road for 0.3 miles

Hotel is at the corner of Balmoral & River Road on the West side of the street.

**SELF-PARKING: (parking is located behind hotel)

West on Balmoral Street. Follow signs for hotel parking

**Entrance to the hotel from the parking lot is at the burgundy awning.

 

 

For Arrivals into MIDWAY Airport

Omega Airport Shuttle is convenient for traveling between Midway and O’Hare International Airports. Shuttles leave Chicago Midway Airport every hour between 7:00 am and 10:00 pm and travel to O’Hare International Airport. Travelers are picked up at door M1 at Chicago Midway Airport.

http://www.omegashuttle.com

 

Once you are at O’Hare Airport, guests can take the Crowne Plaza O’Hare shuttle directly to the hotel. See directions above Bus Shuttle Center


 

SCHEDULE: Subject to Change - CME Hours are NOT approved yet.
updated: 2/27/14


FRIDAY, MARCH 28TH   5.25

7:00 - 8:00  Registration / Continental Breakfast /  Exhibits

1:00 - 3:00 CHT / CHRN Study Hall Rob Sheffield

3:30 - 5:00 CHT / CHRN Exam NBDHMT
MORNING SESSION   3.5

8:00 -  8:15  Welcome
0.25

8:15 - 8:30 "CASE PRESENTATION - TCOMS in a non-diabetic non-smoking athlete with severe vascular disease" Donato Borrillo 0.25

8:30 - 9:00 "The ECF and LTAC Conundrum: Lots of Patients: Unable to get them to the chamber Donato Borrillo 0.5

9:00 - 9:45 Flourescent Angiography in the Wound Center Dr. Arnold 0.75

9:45 - 10:15 Break / Exhibits


10:15 - 11:15 Hands-On Lab Novadaq 1

11:15 - 12:00 KCI Cellutome Tom Serena 0.75

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch On Your Own

AFTERNOON SESSION   1.75

1:00 – 2:00 Hands-On Lab KCI Cellutome 1

2:00 - 2:45 Legal Aspects of TBI: Is there a market for HBOT? Donato Borrillo 0.75
  2:45 - 3:15 Break / Exhibits  

3:15 - 5:00 MW Chapter  Executive Committee  Meeting






SATURDAY, MARCH 29TH   7.5

7:00 - 8:00 Registration / Continental Breakfast /  Exhibits
MORNING SESSION   4

8:00 - 8:15 Welcome & Opening Remarks Joe Snyder 0.25

8:15 - 9:00 Tcp02: Why all the Confusion? Dick Clarke 0.75

9:00 - 9:45 HBO and Microvascular Effects William Ennis 0.75

9:45 - 10:30 Wound Warrior Wisdom Steven Gale 0.75

10:30 - 11:00 Break / Exhibits


11:00 - 11:30 Diabetic Foot Ulcer & HBO Therapy?-A Rebuttal John Feldmeier 0.5

11:30 - 12:30 Point-Counterpoint: Outpatient Only Wound Healing Centers: Good or Bad for Hyperbaric Medicine? Dick Clarke  &   Sonja Lichtenstein 1

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch 

AFTERNOON SESSION   3.5

1:30 - 2:15 I.V. Infusion Pumps: Now what are we to do? Rob Sheffield 0.75

2:15 - 3:00 Accreditation…An Evolving HMO Trend? Tom Workman 0.75

3:00 - 3:30 Break / Exhibits


3:30 - 4:15 UHMS Update John Feldmeier 0.75

4:15 - 5:00 Procedures & Payment in HBO2/Wound Care Laurie Gesell 0.75

5:00 - 5:30 Q/A Wrap-Up 
0.5

6:30 - 8:30 Conference Social






SUNDAY, MARCH 30TH   3.5

7:00 - 8:00 Continental Breakfast /  Exhibits

MORNING SESSION   3.5

8:00 - 9:45 That's not in MY Chamber: Infection Control & Chamber Cleanliness Karen Roemers-Kleven 0.75
  9:45 - 10:30 HBO Case Studies: A Review Joe Snyder 0.75

10:30 - 11:15 Lost Indications: The Critical HBO Patient Michael Passero 0.75

11:15 - 12:00 How you can make changes to the NFPA code Rob Sheffield 0.75

12:00 - 12:30 Wrap-Up / Evaluations
0.5





TOTAL CME HOURS   16.25



 

SPONSOR/EXHIBITOR INFORMATION

FORM: WORD     PDF

 

The UHMS Midwest Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting offers an excellent opportunity for your organization to promote its products and services to a very specific target audience and to reinforce your corporate image within the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society members.

 

BACKGROUND ON THE UHMS:

The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) is an International, non-profit organization serving over 2,500 members from more than 50 countries.

                Most UHMS members are diving or hyperbaric/wound care physicians and scientists.  The Associate members are composed of nurses, technicians, respiratory therapists and others who work in the field of diving and hyperbaric/wound care medicine.

                The UHMS is the primary source of information for diving, wound care and hyperbaric medicine and physiology worldwide.  It was founded as the Undersea Medical Society in 1967 but in 1986 changed the name to Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society.  The name change reflects the rapidly growing interest in hyperbaric oxygen therapy. 

The UHMS's purpose is to:

*  provide scientific information to protect the health of sport, military, public safety, and commercial divers

*  improve the scientific basis of hyperbaric oxygen therapy

*  promote sound treatment protocols and standards of practice

*  provide CME accreditation.

 

As one of our "Event Sponsors" you will not only be an integral part of the meeting's social events, but will also gain significant promotion.  These events provide an excellent opportunity for networking in a relaxed setting.  These sponsorships offer an industry stakeholder excellent value exposure to an audience of industry professionals. 

* Sponsorship acknowledgment on website and any printed material

Signage displayed during the Event

*  An opportunity to display promotional material (supplied by Sponsor) at the Event

** ALL artwork must be supplied by the sponsor and emailed to lisa@uhms.org *

 

Sponsor Organization
 
Bronze: $1,500;  Gold: $3,500; Platinum: $5,000; Social Sponsor: $3,000; Break/Lunch Sponsor: $2,000

 

Exhibit Table: $500.00

-          6 ft. draped table/2 chairs

-          product or informational flyer in satchel

Satchel Insert: $ 150.00

-          If you can not exhibit and would like for your informational flyer to be included in satchel. 

Satchel Sponsor:  Provide satchels for meeting with your logo (150 satchels), satchel that are not used, will be returned to sponsor, if requested.  Satchels must be received at UHMS 1 month prior to meeting.

 

-ALL satchel inserts must be received at the UHMS office one (1) month prior to meeting-

 

 

 
 
 

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