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2020 Annual Meeting - Welcome

We are excited to bring you the Clinical TMS Society 8th Annual Meeting. Over the last 7 years, our meeting has quadrupled in size as over 530 attendees joined us in 2019. We look forward to another great meeting in 2020, as we are planning for a great lineup of speakers, research, and networking with over 600 attendees this year.

We invite you to join us in
Chicago, Illinois
Thursday, May 14 - Saturday, May 16, 2020.

The Annual meeting of the Clinical TMS Society provides a unique opportunity for you to connect with an international gathering of TMS providers and researchers. There will be a two-day training workshop for new TMS providers and technicians. Following this introductory workshop, there will be two full information-packed days complete with displays, networking, discussions, poster sessions, demonstrations and keynotes with industry leaders.

We hope you will take advantage of this beautiful city and hotel.

Come be part of the experience with us. We look forward to your participation at our Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL.

Thursday, May 14 (6 pm) - Saturday, May 16, 2019 (5 pm)

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
2233 S Martin Luther King Dr D
Chicago, IL 60616



















Register Here

PULSES Chicago

The Clinical TMS Society is proud to offer a two-day TMS Training course, PULSES, in Chicago, Illinois on May 13-14, 2020!

PULSES: A Comprehensive Review of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Psychiatric Conditions

This two-day training certificate course features lectures and hands-on training delivered by Clinical TMS Society renowned clinicians, engineers and researchers.

It includes:

  • An introduction to the history of and basic scientific principles of TMS by Prof. Anthony Barker, who designed the first-ever TMS machine in 1985
  • A review of the clinical studies that serve as the foundation for treatment of TMS for depression, as well as clinically applicable research and current important studies
  • Four lectures on the Practical administration of TMS for patients, including practice setup to patient dosing, scheduling, and management
  • A review of protocols for TMS: high frequency, theta burst, low frequency, bilateral, alternative brain targets, rescue treatment, maintenance treatment, and neuronavigational technique
  • Financial and insurance issues relevant for TMS
  • Risks, their management, and prevention
  • Exposure and hands-on training with multiple TMS devices
  • Review of promising indications beyond depression, such as; OCD, PTSD, anxiety, addiction, bipolar, and pain
  • Training with location determination and motor threshold determination methods

After completion of the course, the clinician will have obtained a historical, current and practical knowledge of the scientific basis for treating psychiatric patients with TMS.

Register by October 31, 2019, to take advantage of Early-Bird pricing.

We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!

Date/Time: Wednesday, May 13 - Thursday, May 14 

Location: Hyatt Regency McCormick Place


Participant Type
General Registration
CTMSS Member
Prescribing clinicians: MD's. NP's and some PhD's.
Non-prescribing clinicians: Medical assistants, technicians, medical students/residents and researchers.
Business Attendee: Other interested parties. business executives, advertisers, vendors, etc.

Cancellation Policy:
Conference registration cancellations must be received in writing on or before Friday, April 19, 2020, to receive a full refund minus a $75.00 administration fee. 

No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after April 19, 2020.

If you have any questions regarding your registration, please email or call (+1) 845-392-3238.

Become a Partner / Exhibitor
Our Partners / Exhibitors

Our Partners / Exhibitors

Thank you to our Partners & Exhibitors!









ANT North America
Beyond Marketing
NeuroStar Advanced Therapy
North American Neuromodulation Society
Soterix Medical, Inc.
Xsalta Mental Health Marketing


Hyatt Regency McMormick Place

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Chicago, IL 60616-9985
+1 312 567 1234

CTMSS room block at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place is still available at $279 per night for Thursday, May 14 and Friday, May 15, 2020. Our block rate is limited, so please make your reservations asap.

To reserve a room online: please click here OR call +1 312-567-1234 and reference the Clinical TMS Annual Meeting


PLEASE NOTE: The Hyatt Regency McCormick Place is SOLD OUT on rooms for the night of Saturday, May 16, 2020. Please see below for a list of nearby hotels. Please call to check pricing and availability.

  • Marriott Marquis Chicago (est. 0.3 miles away) – rooms available for est. $392
    2121 S Prairie Ave, Chicago, IL 60616
    (312) 824-0500
  • The Wheeler Mansion (est. 0.3 miles away) – rooms available for est. $395
    2020 S Calumet Ave, Chicago, IL 60616
    (312) 945-2020
  • Chicago South Loop Hotel (est. 1 mile away) – rooms available at various rates – only 3 rooms available
    11 W 26th St, Chicago, IL 60616
    (312) 225-7000
  • Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Chicago (est. 1.8 miles away) – rooms available for est. $299
    65 E Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60605
    (312) 574-3335
  • Hyatt Centric The Loop Chicago (est. 2 miles away) – rooms available for est. $382
    100 W Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603
    (312) 236-1234
  • Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop (est. 2 miles away) – rooms available for est. $409
    28 N Franklin St, Chicago, IL 60606
    (312) 955-0950
  • Hyatt Regency Chicago (est. 2 miles away) – rooms available for est. $372
    151 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601
    (312) 565-1234
  • Hyatt House Chicago / West Loop-Fulton Market (est. 3 miles away) – rooms available for est. $306
    105 N May St, Chicago, IL 60607
    (312) 492-0000
  • The Talbott Hotel (est. 3 miles away) – rooms available for est. $376
    20 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL 60611
    (312) 944-4970
  • Thompson Chicago (est. 3 miles away) – rooms available for est. $311
    21 E Bellevue Pl, Chicago, IL 60611
    (312) 266-2100
  • Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center (est. 4 miles away) – rooms available for est. $290
    5225 S Harper Ave, Chicago, IL 60615
    (773) 752-5300
  • Hotel Lincoln (est. 4.5 miles away) – rooms available for est. $425
    1816 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
    (312) 254-4700
  • Hyatt Place Chicago / Wicker Park (est. 4.5 miles away) – rooms available for est. $324
    1551 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
    (888) 492-8847


Complimentary in-room internet access


Chicago city parking is simple and secure at our covered garage with 600 spaces, with valet parking available for added convenience. Easily pay for self-parking at kiosks near garage elevators, with parking available for vehicles up to 6’3”.

  • Self-Parking
    • 0-1 hours                                                                 $20
    • 1-3 hours                                                                 $23
    • 3-9 hours                                                                 $29
    • 9-24 hours                                                               $36
    • McCormick Place Lot A up to 16 hours              $23
    • McCormick Place Lot A 16-24 hours                   $36
  • Valet Parking
    • Overnight                                                                 $51 /Daily

 For other froms of transportation call the Concierge at +1 312-528-4143 for further assistance with transportation.

About Chicago

About Chicago

Outdoor Activities

Lakefront Trails: 2.8 MI / 4.58 KM AWAY
Access 18 miles of hiking, biking, jogging, and walking trails along beautiful Lake Michigan, with parks and miles of sandy shoreline setting the scenery along the way.

Northerly Island: 3.3 MI / 5.34 KM AWAY
This 91-acre peninsula juts into Lake Michigan can be found at the heart of the Museum Campus. The space features scenic paths, play areas, fishing, and a spectacular view of the Chicago skyline, plus concerts during the summer months.

Buckingham Fountain
One of the largest fountains in the world, this one is located at the center of Grant Park and dates to the 1920s. Catch a water show every hour during the day or come by at night to see the show choreographed with lights and music.

Guaranteed Rate Field
Tailgate on game day and catch all the Major League Baseball action at this Southside stadium, located less than ten minutes from the hotel.


Navy Pier
Spend a day exploring Navy Pier, with 50 acres of attractions and experiences for all ages. Take in the view along the 3,000-foot pier, ride the famous Ferris Wheel, and try local eats in one of the many restaurants located on-site.

Millennium Park
Home of the famous Cloudgate, also known as “The Bean,” Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Lurie Garden, and more, this park is a must-visit. Experience dozens of cultural events, activities, concerts, and tours.

Willis Tower Skydeck: 2.7 MI / 4.39 KM AWAY
Ascend this 103-story observatory for exceptional views, with sights of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Indiana visible on clear days. Visit the interactive exhibits to learn about Chicago's dreamers, schemers, musicians, and sports greats.

Soldier Field: 2.9 MI / 4.63 KM AWAY
The oldest NFL stadium dating to 1971, this iconic football field is also used for arena tours, concerts, runs, and other sporting events throughout the year.

Museum Campus

Shedd Aquarium: 3.3 MI / 5.33 KM AWAY
An indoor public aquarium, the John G. Shedd Aquarium features 25,000 marina animals and 1,500 different species. The Aquarium is a five-minute drive or a 20-minute walk from our downtown Chicago hotel.

Field Museum: 3.1 MI / 4.92 KM AWAY
From Dinosaurs to DNA, this Chicago favorite houses amazing natural history and scientific exhibits—all just a quick five-minute drive away from our lakefront hotel.

Adler Planetarium: 3.2 MI / 5.2 KM AWAY
America’s first planetarium, Adler Planetarium is just a 20-minute walk from our hotel. Experience immersive sky shows and live views of the nighttime sky in one of the world’s most technologically advanced theaters.

Museum of Science & Industry
Be inspired by one of the largest science museums in the world, creating learning experiences for visitors in science, technology, medicine, and engineering.


Joffrey Ballet: 2.6 MI / 4.22 KM AWAY
Watch a graceful performance of ballet classics like Swan Lake and The Nutcracker at this world-class company. Drop in for a class or come by for a special event—The Joffrey is well-known for its focus on community work.
Phone: (+1) 312-739-0120

Lookingglass Theatre Company: 3.4 MI / 5.42 KM AWAY
This ensemble-based theater company, founded by David Schwimmer, offers an array of eclectic productions, from the classic to physical comedy to thought-provoking plays.
Phone: (+1) 312-337-0665

Steppenwolf: 7.2 MI / 11.62 KM AWAY
Take in a unique production from this ensemble-based theater company in Chicago’s Lincoln Park, from originals written by international playwrights to the classics.
Phone: (+1) 312-335-1650

Black Ensemble Theater: 9.7 MI / 15.59 KM AWAY
This African American founded arts organization that also operates the Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, strives to rid the world of racism through the theater.
Phone: (+1) 773-769-4451