Calendar of Programs & Events

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ISOMS members in the area are welcome to send staff to any of the Lake County Medical Society Office Manager programs posted below at LCMS member rates.


ISOMS Upcoming Programs, Events

All programs are for ISOMS members unless a specific message on the registration form welcomes staff of members and/or other non-members, including members from other state societies of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

✓ Saturday, June 8, 2024 - Risk Management Program

A Risk Management Program presented by OMSNIC, from 9 AM until Noon. OMSNIC insured members will earn a discount and all attendees will earn 3 CE credit hours. (Coffee and informal brunch foods will be available.)

Click here for complete details and registration information.


✓ Saturday, October 19, 2024 - Annual Meeting & Education Program

Members will have the opportunity to earn up to 6 CE hours for attendance at the program scheduled during our Annual Meeting, good toward renewal of an Anesthesia Permit. Details will be posted soon.


Past ISOMS Events, Programs


✓ April 6, 2024: ISOMS Spring Training Program

Click here to open full program announcement and use this link for exhibitor registration.

Click here for ACLS Pre-Course Self-Assessment Directions

ACLS Precourse Self-Assessment - CPR First Aid eLearning


✓ November 30 - December 2, 2023 -

Registration Open for 2023 AAOMS Dental Implant Conference

Click here for complete information.


✓ Saturday, October 14, 2023

ISOMS Educational Program & Annual Meeting

Mark your calendars and save the date for the next ISOMS Educational Program and Annual Meeting on Saturday, October 14, 2023, Conference Center (separate building from hotel) on the campus of the Hyatt Hotel in Oak Brook.

Click here for complete program announcement.
Click here for registration form.
Click here for exhibitor registration form.


✓ Saturday, March 25, 2023

ISOMS Spring Education Program

Click here for program details
Click here for registration details.
Click here for exhibitor registration form.


✓ Saturday, October 15, 2022

ISOMS Fall Education Program & Meeting

Save the Date! We are pleased to announce that the plans for our Fall Education Program are moving swiftly. We will gather on Saturday, October 15, 2022, in the Conference Center, a short walk across the pond from the Hyatt Lodge Hotel, in Oak Brook. Program details will be mailed and posted on our website as soon as they are complete. Members will have the opportunity to earn 6 hours of CE credits applicable towards renewal of their anesthesia permits.

Guest Speaker: Deepak G. Krishnan, DDS, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Chief of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Click here to open a PDF view of the October 15,2022 Annual Meeting & Fall Program... and Registration Form


✓ Saturday, March 12, 2022

ACLS/BLS Training, Certification or Recertification Program

Save the Date! Our spring biennial ACLS/BLS Training, Certification or Recertification program will be held Saturday, March 12, 2022, at the Hyatt Lodge in Oak Brook. Members and/or their staff may attend. A business meeting will be held during lunch from noon to 1 PM.

Members attending the ACLS course for ACLS recertification (including BLS for those who register for it) please comply with the trainers (ACES, Inc.) pre-testing requirement. The American Heart Association has a pre-test on their website which you can take. Then, print out the results and bring the score sheet with you. Thank you! Breakfast will be ready for you at the Hyatt Lodge Hotel at 7:30 AM on the 12th.

Click here for program information and registration.

Click here for the Exhibitor Registration form.

Additional Items for Review:
ACLS PreCourse Access
2020 BLS Study Guide
ACLS PreCourse Self-Assessment Directions


✓ Saturday, January 22, 2022

Indiana Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting

Illinois ISOMS members are welcome to attend this ISOMS Annual Meeting and Continuing Education program and event at the Alexander Hotel 333 South Delaware Street, Indianapolis, Indiana. Click here for a meeting pamphlet and click here for a registration form.


✓ Saturday, November 6, 2021

ISOMS Annual Meeting & Elections of Officers

The ISOMS Education Program and Annual Meeting will be held on Saturday, November 6th, at the Chicago Hilton/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center. We are pleased to have five speakers for the day. Topics will include Covid Vaccines, Bacterial Resistance in Oral Cavities, Deep Head and Neck Infections, and more! The program will begin at 8 AM and end by 3 PM. The Business portion will be conducted during lunch.

Click here to view the entire meeting announcement including speakers and registration form.

Click here for the Exhibitor Registration Form

Registration may be limited to maintain comfortable distancing for attendees, due to Covid. Face masks will be encouraged for everyone. Please watch for more details next week, including registration forms. They will be emailed along with speaker details and the program for the day. Do we have your preferred email address?

Note: This hotel is a new meeting location for ISOMS and not the same hotel where recent ISOMS Annual Meetings have been held. This event will be held at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center.

Up to five hours of CE can be earned for attendees.

The ISOMS Executive Council will meet in the same location on Friday, November 5, beginning at 6:30 PM.


✓ September 23, 2021 - 7:00 PM

President's Lecture Series #5

Tumor Board Discussion

Oral Cancer Committee:
(James Murphy, Jonathan Bailey, Mohammed Qaisi, Nicholas Callahan)

Join us for an hour-long Zoom lecture with a tumor board style discussion of oral cancer cases. Become familiar with how these cancer cases are worked up and prepared for surgery. Presentation will be provided by members of the oral cancer committee.


✓ August 19, 2021 - 7:00 PM

President's Lecture Series #4

Management of the Cleft & Craniofacial Patient

Stavan Patel DDS, MD, is the Residency Program Director and Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/ Head and Neck Surgery at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport.

He received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Cornell University. After his time at Cornell, he attended Dental School at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in New York City.

Dr. Patel obtained his Medical Degree from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. He completed a General Surgery Internship and an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport. After residency, Dr. Patel expanded his scope of practice by completing Fellowships in Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery, Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery, and Pediatric Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery. His clinical practice and research interests include reconstructive craniomaxillofacial / head and neck surgery, oncologic surgery, cleft surgery, and dentoalveolar surgery.

He frequently travels internationally for humanitarian outreach to deliver care to patients with clefts or pathological conditions. When not spending time with his work family, he loves woodworking, looking after his garden, and traveling with his wife Purna and son, Ian.

Join your colleagues for this 4th online program in the President’s Lecture Series.