Continuing Education > Conferences


If you have questions about upcoming continuing education conferences, contact Carle Continuing Education Department.

Jessica Burkybile, MSN, RN-BC, CPN
Continuing Education Coordinator

Kari Young, MA
Continuing Education Specialist

Tess MacKichan, BS
Continuing Education Specialist

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be received in writing no later than seven (7) days prior to the conference. Will only be made via the method in which they were paid. After the seven (7) days prior to the conference, refunds are not available. Registrations may, however, be transferred to another person to attend this event. Notice of cancellations and/or transfer requests must be made in writing to


  • Synapse: Past, Present, and Future of Spine CareFriday, November 16

    The Synapse: Past, Present, and Future of Spine Care conference is a multidisciplinary event which provides an education forum through which neuroscientists, physicians, faculty, researchers and ancillary providers can be recognized for their collaboration, be engaged around future opportunities, and provide a platform where care and research synergize one another. This year’s focus will be on the past, present, and future of spine care.

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  • Evidence-Based Practice Nursing ConferenceTuesday, December 04

    The Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Nursing Conference is an annual event designed for nursing professionals and nursing students. This year's theme centers around evaluating and applying EBP nursing practice at the bedside/exam room. Presentations will feature exemplars in evidence-based practice & research.

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2019 Conference Dates

Dates are subject to slight change. Further conference details and registration information will be posted once available.

Brain Injury Symposium
Saturday, February 23 & Sunday, February 24, 2019
Organ & Tissue Donation Conference
Monday, February 25, 2019
Digestive Health Update in Primary Care
Friday, March 1, 2019
SANE Seminar
Monday, March 11 & Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Carle Palliative Care Symposium
Friday, March 29, 2019
Champaign Area Psychological Society Conference
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Vascular Medicine Symposium
Friday, April 5, 2019
Cardiology Update
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Region 6 Trauma Symposium
Friday, April 26, 2019
27th Developing Child Conference
Friday, May 3, 2019
Acton Professional Practice Series
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Carle Obesity Symposium
Friday, August 16, 2019
Synapse: Frontiers of Neuroimaging and Clinical Applications
Friday, August 23, 2019
5th Annual Carle Mental Health Symposium
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Respiratory Care Fall Forum
Friday, September 13, 2019
Perinatal Symposium
Friday, September 20, 2019
Regional Seminar on Diabetes
Monday, September 23, 2019
Illinois Cancer Symposium at Carle
Friday, September 27, 2019
OMFS Symposium
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Skin, Wound, and Ostomy Symposium
Friday, October 4, 2019
10th Annual Pediatric Conference
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
ECHO-VAS Symposium
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Identifying, Investigating, and Prosecuting Domestic Violence Strangulation Cases
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Home Care Symposium: In-Home Rehabilitation
Saturday, October 26, 2019
Foundation Day
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Synapse: Spine
Friday, November 15, 2019
Evidence-Based Practice Nursing Conference
Tuesday, December 3, 2019