Region II Medical Education Conference (RMEC)
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Region II Medical Education Conference (RMEC)

See below for event details! Important: To register, click on the registration button where it appears beneath the event title. Anyone can register and you should not have to log-in to the on-line community. National SNMA members may sign-in, as usual, using their email address and password. If you need assistance, call our Membership coordinator at (202) 882-2881, ext. 102.

When: November 9, 2019
Where: Rush Medical College
1725 W Harrison
Professional Building II, 5th Floor
Chicago 60612
United States
Presenter: Searle Conference Center
Contact: Maggie Flint

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Hosted by Rush Medical College


This is an all-day event, full of exciting leadership workshops, hands-on training techniques and problem-based learning, residency networking fair and a pre-medical recruitment fair!


SCHEDULE: Saturday, November 9th, 2019: 

  • Registration: 7-7:50am
  • MANDATORY Chapter President Meeting 7-7:50AM
  •  Welcome: 8-8:30am
  •  Morning sessions: 8:40-11:40am
    • Includes pre-medical and medical tracks with mock interviews, personal statement reviews, AMBOSS sponsored tips and tricks for Step 1, Black Men in Medicine, Residency Panel, Health Advocacy in Medical Profession
  • Recruitment Fair: 10am-2pm
  • Lunch: 11:40am-12:50pm
    • Keynote address with Chicago's First Chief Equity Officer, Candace Moore, J.D.
  • Afternoon sessions:1-3:50pm
    • Maternal Mortality, A Young Physicians Guide to Building Wealth and Maximizing Impact, Palliative Care
    • Interactive Sessions:
      • Heart & Lung Demo
      • Suturing & Knot-tying workshop
      • Osteopathic Manipulation Techniques
      • Problem-Based Learning Session
  • Research Symposium: 2-4pm
  • Awards and Raffles: 4-4:50pm




PARKING: $20 for the parking lot on site. This is not included in the conference fee, nor will it be validated for the day of the conference. We highly encourage using ride-share apps to arrive


LODGING: We secured contracts with three local hotels. These contracts have now expired but the hotels may have rooms still available. If you are looking for a roommate for RMEC, please fill out this FORM HERE, and we will do our best to connect individuals.

  • Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC: 625 South Ashland Ave at Harrison St, Chicago, IL. (312) 491-1234
  • Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown: 506 W. Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607. (855) 268-1763
  • Hotel Chicago West Loop: 1622 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60612. (312) 243-2900


COMMUNITY SERVICE: Feminine Hygiene Drive!


  • All types of research (basic science, clinical, quality improvement, etc.) welcome.
  • Send abstracts to by October 26 EXTENDED DEADLINE November 3
  • Details below:


  • Come join your fellow Region II Members at our Friday Night Social Event
    • Where: Park Tavern
      • 1645 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60612
    • When: 5-7PM on Friday November 8th!
  • Saturday: Business casual attire. Breakfast and lunch will be provided during the conference
  • Saturday Night Social Event: Wine and Cheese Night hosted by UIC SNMA, get tickets HERE