ALSO Provider Course 2017

Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics - Family Medicine

ALSO Provider Course – September 7 & 8, 2017

Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, Coralville, IA

This Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Provider Course is sponsored by OSCEP on behalf of the UI-Affiliated Family Medicine Residency Programs.

Faculty from each of the participating Iowa residency programs volunteer their time to teach the course.

The course is primarily for residents and faculty of the residency programs. If spaces are available, non-residency physicians or nurses may attend (registration fee will apply).


This is a two day course, and consists of lectures on day 1 and the morning of day 2. Testing occurs during the afternoon of day 2.

Day 1: 8:00am to 5:00pm, Thursday, September 7

Day 2: 7:00am to 5:00pm, Friday, September 8


Participants can register online here.  (Registrations close July 21)

Instructors can register online here.  (Registrations close July 7)

Course Materials

Participants will receive a course syllabus that must be reviewed prior to attending the course. This is available in printed or electronic formats.

Course materials will be ordered at the end of July, and participants should receive their syllabus by mid-August.


Block rate rooms are available at the Radisson Hotel for course participants and faculty for $104 USD per night. This rate is available until August 16, 2017.

Rooms can be booked online or by calling the hotel directly on 319-351-5049 or 800-333-3333 (and ask for the  ‘ALSO Course’ block rate).

Key Dates

June 5: Residency participant and faculty volunteer registration opens

July 7: Faculty volunteer Registration closes

July 21: Residency participant registration closes

For further information email: Darin Ritchie or Hillary Witte

Course Location

Radisson and Conference Center, Coralville,

1220 1st Ave Coralville, IA 52241

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