Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 E Upper Wacker Dr
Chicago, IL 60601
Getting to the venue from the Airport
Hyatt Regency Chicago does not offer a shuttle from O'Hare International Airport or Chicago Midway International Airport. However, Go Airport Express is an easy, affordable shuttle option from either airport to the hotel.
On Thursday 13 June at 5.30pm- 7pm the welcome reception will be held at the venue Hotel Hyatt Regency Downtown Chicago in the foyer and exhibit hall.
The welcome reception is included in the registration fee.
The conference dinner will be held on Friday 14 June at 6:30-9:30pm. Tickets for the dinner can be purchased through the registration system for $ 85.
The ILF Dinner will take place at the Navy Pier on the boat Mystic Blue Cruise which will sail for two hours at the Michigan Lake. Navy Pier is a 20 min walk from the venue but transportation will be provided to the boat where busses will depart from the hotel at 6pm. Boarding at the boat will be from 6.30pm and the boat will sail at 7pm and be dockside again at 9pm. The boat will still be accessible till 9.30pm.
Tickets can be purchased at 85 USD per person and includes dinner buffet menu with two drinks. Additional drinks will be available for purchase.
There will be DJ entertainment on one of the decks and inside and outside games activities. From the dockside at Navy Pier is a magnificent view of Chicago's skyline and the boat will sail past land marks such as the Adler Planetarium, Shedd Aquarium, Aon Center and Sears Tower. For more information about the Mystic Blue Cruise, click here.
At Navy Pier are located many restaurants, bars and small shops so feel free to explore the area on a walk after the Mystic Blue Cruise. Please click here for a map over Navy Pier.
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The ILF has applied to the University of Chicago for Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits for the 2019 ILF conference.
Many different colleges and disciplines (nurses, physiotherapists, massage therapists etc.) will be able to use this accreditation towards their own continuing education requirements. All delegates will receive the appropriate certificate of attendance with the appropriate credits stated.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and International Lymphoedema Framework. The University of Chicago is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.5 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.