Continuing Medical Education

The Department of Surgery is pleased to offer continuing medical education programs for referring providers. If you would like assistance facilitating a speaking engagement, please contact:

Office of Physician Relations
200 Hawkins Drive, C138-B GH 
Iowa City, IA 52242

Phone: (319) 384-6103

Continuing Medical Education Topics by Specialty

Acute Care Surgery Courses

  • Fundamentals of Critical Care Support (FCCS), May 13-14, 2019

    The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics will be having a Fundamentals of Critical Care Support (FCCS) Course on May 13-14, 2019. This 2-day course provides an exposure to basic principles of critical care. Its primary goal is to enhance the ability of primary care practitioners to perform the initial assessment, management, and stabilization of critically ill patients. The cost is $285. If you or someone you know is interested in attending, please register at the link provided. The deadline to register is May 8th or the first 24 participants. and select "Upcoming Programs"->“Live Courses”.

  • Advanced Burn Life Support (ABLS), Oct. 2nd in 2019.  
  • Advanced Trauma Operative Management (ATOM), on these dates: Jan. 24, Feb. 6, March 30, July 25, Sept. 19, Dec. 3, all in 2018
  • Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma (ASSET), date to be determined
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)