The 40th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine

Chicago, IL US
September 18, 2019 to September 21, 2019

The 40th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine

September 18-21, 2019 (Wednesday through Saturday)

DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Magnificent Mile - Chicago, IL

This year's theme is: The Evidence, the Art, the Outcomes

View Brochure at the bottom of the page under additional information.

About The Forum
​​​​​​First held in 1980, The Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine has served to stimulate the advancement of behavioral science in family medicine for 38 consecutive years. At the core of The Forum’s success are three objectives: promote professional networking, provide high quality professional development opportunities, and advance the integration of behavioral science in family medicine training.

The Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin has sponsored The Forum since 1999, and The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine has recognized and endorsed the conference since 1981.

Schedule, abstracts, and brochure to be published soon. Please check back.

For further information contact:
Julie Rickert, PsyD, Program Chair jrickert@mcw.edu 
Mary Ellen Radjenovich, Conference Coordinator, 414-955-8189 or email meradjen@mcw.edu

The Forum is sponsored by The Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Family and Community Medicine in association with The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.

Target Audience

Physicians, behavioral scientists/coordinators and allied health professionals in medical education.

Learning Objectives

  • After attending sessions and workshops which describe effective teaching strategies and educational interventions, attendees will be able to plan, provide and/or evaluate effective educational interventions for behavioral science training in graduate medical education settings and for clinical practice for primary care settings
  • By attending clinical practice updates and other sessions focused on common psychiatric and health problems seen in primary care, attendee will be able to apply up to date evidence-based research to support clinical interventions in their clinical settings.
  • After attending sessions focused on research, attendees will be able to identify opportunities to improve the utilization of available research evidence and opportunities to generate good quality, ethical research to support the activities of family physicians and family medicine educators.
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Mary Ellen Radjenovich
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-8189
Course summary
Course opens: 
05/13/2019
Course expires: 
11/18/2019
Event starts: 
09/18/2019 - 3:30pm
Event ends: 
09/21/2019 - 11:30am
Cost:
$0.00
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - Magnificent Mile
300 E. Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60611
United States

(Click here for reservations)  OR visit:  https://tinyurl.com/DoubleTreeForum2019

A block of rooms is reserved for registrants until August 23, 2019, at a special rate of $209 plus tax, per night. If conference attendance exceeds expectations, rooms in the conference block may be sold out prior to this date. Please make your reservations early.

Call-in Reservations
You may call the hotel directly from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mon-Fri at (312) 787-6100 to make reservations, or call central reservations, 24 hours, 7 days a week, at 1 (800) 222-8733. Please mention either the group code, or group name below in order to receive our rate.

Group Code: FBS
Group Name: The 40th Forum of Behavioral Science in Family Medicine

Planning Committee
Julie Rickert, PsyD  
Molly Clark, PhD, ABPP; Dominique Fons, MD; Scott Fields, PhD; John Freedy, MD, PhD;  Aaron Grace, PsyD; 
Michelle Kane, PsyD; David Nelson, PhD; Allison Seavey, LCSW


All persons in control of content have No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 22.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Psychology CE Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

Illinois Social Worker Accreditation:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is registered with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a Continuing Education Sponsor for social workers (License No. 159-000664).

Family Practice Physicians:
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. 

Available Credit

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/13/2019
Course expires: 
11/18/2019
 
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Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Register by August 21, 2019 and receive early bird pricing

Physician, Psychologist, Social Worker, Allied Health Care Professional:
Full Course Registration on or before 8/21/19 = $495 
Full Course Registration after the early bird 8/21/19 = $525
One Day Registration
Before 8/21/19 = $285
After 8/21/19  = $300

Resident, Medical Student, Graduate Student, or Fellow:
Full Course Registration on or before 8/21/19 = $240 
Full Course Registration after the 8/21/19  =  $280
One Day Registration
Before 8/21/19 = $180
After 8/21/19 = $200

Registration fee includes course materials, breakfast, lunch, refreshments and continuing education credits.

Please note! The billing address entered upon checkout must match the billing address on the credit card you will be using to pay for this course. MCW accepts MasterCard, VISA and Discover.

If registering for the Full Course, choose ONLY the Full Course option. The single date options are for those participants registering for individual days.

A $17 non-refundable processing fee is assessed on all registrations.

Refund Policy: If unable to attend, 50% of the fee paid will be refunded if written notification is postmarked by 8/21/19.  There will be no refunds after this date.

To Register: click on an option belowDate
Full Course: Wednesday through Saturday9/18-21/2019
Day 1: Wednesday only9/18/2019
Day 2: Thursday only9/19/2019
Day 3: Friday only9/20/2019
Day 4: Saturday only9/21/2019