International Lyme And Associated Diseases Society
Leaders in Lyme Disease Education and Training

INTERNATIONAL LYME AND ASSOCIATED DISEASES SOCIETY

The Fundamentals of Diagnosing and Treating Tick-Borne Illness

REGISTRATION UPDATE: The ILADS Lyme Fundamentals course and the Friday - Sunday ILADS Scientific Session are sold out. If you would like to attend the Gala, please contact rjones@ilads.org to confirm there is space available. We continue to welcome donations to help train pediatric Lyme doctors.

Objective

This course targets medical professionals who are new to treating patients with tick borne infections, or would like a refresher course on the fundamentals of diagnosis and treatment. This course is also an excellent primer for nurse practitioners and physician assistants who are practicing in the offices of Lyme literate physicians.

ILADS encourages participants to continue their learning October 10-12 at the annual ILADS scientific conference in Washington DC. Learn More About The Conference.

Course Description and Goals

  • To learn the history and evolution of Lyme disease
  • To learn the myriad clinical presentations of Lyme disease and associated co-infections
  • To learn how to properly choose and evaluate laboratory tests in tick borne infections
  • To learn appropriate treatment strategies for acute and chronic Lyme disease and associated co-infections
  • To learn the medical literature that establishes an evidence based medical practice in the treatment of tick borne infections

CME Credits

AMA CME Credits

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) through the joint sponsorship of Westchester Academy of Medicine and International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society. The Westchester Academy of Medicine is accredited by MSSNY to provide continuing Medical Education for physicians.

The Westchester Academy of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category I Credits TM. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Westchester Academy of Medicine adheres to the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support sm of continuing medical education. All speakers participating in Continuing Medical Education activities are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentations.

The Westchester Academy of Medicine and the Medical Society of the State of New York relies upon planners and faculty participants in its CME activities to provide educational information that is objective and free of bias. In this spirit and in accordance with the guidelines of MSSNY and the ACCME, all speakers and planners for CME activities must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity, that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

The planners and faculty participants do not have financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in these materials. No commercial funding has been accepted for this activity.

AAFP CME Credits

This Live activity, The Fundamentals of Diagnosing and Treating Tick Borne Disease, with a beginning date of 10/09/2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 7.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA CME Credits

15 credits of AOA Category 2-A are approved for this CME Program.

Target Audience

MD, DO, ND, DMD, DVM, PhD, RN, NP, PA, DC, LCSW and select alternative medicine providers. Lyme advocacy members will be encouraged as space permits. Student Physicians, residents, or interns may register at a discounted rate.

Lyme Disease Fundamentals Course Program

The 2014 ILADS Lyme Disease Fundamentals is a one day intensive course. It features internationally known experts in the field.
View the Lyme Disease Fundamentals Course Program

Lyme Disease Fundamentals Course Speaker Highlights
ILADS Lyme Disease Fundamentals Course Speakers

Registration and Payment

REGISTRATION UPDATE: The ILADS Lyme Fundamentals course and the Friday - Sunday ILADS Scientific Session are sold out. There are still limited tickets available for the GALA on Saturday night.

The registration fee includes access to all scientific sessions, conference materials, network receptions, the exhibit hall, lunch, tea and coffee.

Category Definition

CME: ILADS is applying for these profession degrees: AMA, AOA, AAFP, and NP.

No CME : Certificate of attendance is available .

Member CME $300 $545 $745
Member
No CME
$300 $495 $695
Non-Member
CME
$400 $650 $950
Non-Member
No CME
$400 $550 $850
Student
(in accredited MD, DO) program)
$150 $250 $350
Non-professional Spouse
(of a professional registrant)
$150 $250 $350
One Day N/A $400 $400

* On Site Annual Conference Registration is $100 more

* On Site Fundamentals Registration is $50 more.

Cancellation Policy

Registration for the ILADS Fundamentals and ILADS 15th Annual Conference 2014 Conference is non-refundable if cancelled after October 3, 2014. If canceled prior to October 3, 2014, 80% of cost will be refunded.

Grant from LymeDisease.org

As part of our mission to improve the quality of healthcare to people with Lyme and tick-borne diseases, LymeDisease.org will reimburse 50% of the 1-day Thursday conference for first time medical professionals, held at Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C. In addition, LymeDisease.org will also reimburse medical professionals 50% of cost of first year membership to ILADS.

For further information on LymeDisease.org’s grant programs, please contact Barbara Barsocchini MBA, secretary, LymeDisease.org at LymeBarb@aol.com or by phone at: 310 456-9931 PST daytimes or fax: 310 456-7175 .

Screening of Under Our Skin 2: Emergence

Premiere of the hard-hitting "Under Our Skin 2: Emergence." Private reception with Andy Abrahams Wilson, filmmaker. Thursday, October 9 at 6pm. All registrants welcome to attend.

Annual Award Dinner

The ILADS Annual Award Dinner will be a memorable evening for sponsors and guests alike. In addition to the spectacular setting, terrific menu, and stimulating company, Dr.Charles Ray Jones, an inspiration to all will be awarded the ILADS Pioneer Award for his commitment to children suffering with Lyme disease.

As a sponsor you will be able to present yourself as a major participant in bringing together the leading Lyme disease practitioners, researchers and advocates in a special setting and atmosphere. We offer a range of options that can meet your needs and provide a platform for networking as well as for entertaining your clients and colleagues. View More Information About Sponsoring The Annual Award Dinner and the benefits you receive for each sponsor level. We offer a range of options that can meet your needs and provide a platform for networking as well as for entertaining your clients and colleagues. View More Information About Sponsoring The Annual Award Dinner and the benefits you receive for each sponsor level.

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1 seat for dinner and reception
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5 seats for dinner and reception
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GOLD
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7 seats for dinner and reception
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PLATINUM
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10 seats for dinner and reception
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PRESENTING
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Lyme Disease Conference Venue
Grand Hyatt Washington Venue for ILADS Annual Lyme Disease Conference
Grand Hyatt Washington Venue for ILADS Annual Lyme Disease Conference
Conference Lapel Pin
2013 ILADS San Diego Lyme Disease Conference Lapel Pin

Wear the 2013 ILADS San Diego Lapel Pin to the conference and show your support for ILADS' mission: Training healthcare providers to diagnose and effectively treat people suffering from Lyme disease.

Exhibitors

By exhibiting at the 2014 ILADS Lyme Disease Fundamentals Course, you will have face-to-face contact with leading researchers and practitioners of Lyme and tick- borne disease medicine. Participating as an exhibitor or sponsor provides an unmatched opportunity to introduce your organization to these professionals and improve your visibility in this increasingly competitive market.
Learn More about exhibitor opportunities. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Exhibitors at the ILADS Lyme Disease Conferrence
Exhibitors at the ILADS Lyme Disease Conferrence
Exhibitors at the ILADS Lyme Disease Conferrence
Exhibitors at the ILADS Lyme Disease Conferrence
Exhibitors at the ILADS Lyme Disease Conferrence
Exhibitors at the ILADS Lyme Disease Conferrence
Conference Lapel Pin
2014 ILADS Washington DC Lyme Disease Conference Lapel Pin

Wear the 2014 ILADS Washington DC Lapel Pin to the Fundamentals Course and show your support for ILADS' mission: Training healthcare providers to diagnose and effectively treat people suffering from Lyme disease.

Note

Dress Code: Business Casual

Please refrain from wearing fragrances as a courtesy to those with chemical sensitivities. Thank you.

ILADS reserves the right to dismiss any registrant without cause at the discretion of the Program Chair or the ILADS staff person in charge. No refunds will be given. No registrant is allowed to audio or video tape any of the proceedings without prior permission.

Washington D.C.
October 9, 2014
Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW
Washington, D.C., USA
The Fundamentals of Diagnosing and Treating Tick-Borne Illness Program features internationally known experts in the field and presents a solid foundation for practitioners.
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