AAFP Family Medicine
Board Review Express® Live Course

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Prepare to Pass Your ABFM Exam

Experience a comprehensive review in family medicine when you attend this dynamic 3-1/2 day live course.

Held throughout the year in terrific locations around the country, Board Review Express offers an in-depth review presented by Board-certified physicians.

When you attend, you will benefit from:

  • An in-depth review of 14 body system categories, population-based care, and patient-based systems reflecting with the blueprint of the ABFM exam. View topics »
  • 30-45 minute presentations and case studies delivered by Board-certified family physicians
  • An interactive question/response format to help you gauge your learning and identify knowledge gaps
  • Valuable Q&A sessions with expert presenters
  • 400-plus Board-style questions for ongoing review
  • Bonus session: "Test-taking Strategies" to help you maximize your exam experience

Join your peers and discover why so many family physicians choose to attend AAFP's Family Medicine Board Review Express course to prepare to pass the ABFM Board exam. 

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September 20-23, 2017

Chicago (Wheeling), IL
The Westin Chicago North Shore


Registration will
open in May.

October 4-7, 2017

Atlanta, GA
Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center


Registration will
open in May.

Board Review Express Topics

Created by and for family physicians, information presented on each topic and subtopic area is geared toward the practice of family medicine.

IntroductionCardiologyCommunity Medicine
  • Test-taking Strategies
  • ACS and Hyperlipidemia
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Managing Dysrhythmias
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
Community Medicine:
  • Health Promotion and Screening
  • Epidemiology
DermatologyEmergency and Urgent CareEndocrinology
  • Managing Common Cutaneous Conditions, Part 1
  • Managing Common Cutaneous Conditions, Part 2
Emergency and Urgent Care:
  • Trauma and Wound Care
  • Bites, Stings, and Other Emergency Things
  • Endocrine Disease: Practical, Evidence-Based, Clinical Pointers
  • Diabetes: Treatment and Complications
  • Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
  • Review of the Diseases of the Upper GI Tract
  • Review of the Diseases of the Lower GI Tract
  • Acute and Chronic Cognitive Impairment
  • Common Issues in the Elderly, Part 1
  • Common Issues in the Elderly, Part 2
  • Unique Geriatric Pharmacologic Issues
  • Challenging Issues in Hematology
Infectious DiseaseNephrologyNeurology
Infectious Disease:
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections, Vaginitis, and Vaginosis
  • Fever and Infectious Disease in Children
  • Renal Disease, Part 1
  • Renal Disease, Part 2
  • Common Neurological Disorders
  • Acute CVA and TIA
Obstetrics and GynecologyOrthopedicsOtolaryngology
Obstetrics and Gynecology:
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Maternity Care, Part 1
  • Maternity Care, Part 2
  • Selected Issues in Women's Health: Contraception, Infertility, Cancer
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine: Common Orthopedic Problems
  • Pediatric Orthopedics: The Big Picture in Small Frames
  • Sticks and Stones: Fracture Care in Family Medicine
  • What Winners Know in Sports Medicine
  • Common ENT Problems
Pain ManagementPediatricsPsychiatry
Pain Management:
  • Management of Chronic Pain
  • Common Newborn Issues
  • Well-Child Care and Adolescent Health Issues
  • Behavioral Medicine I: Major Depression in Adults and Special Populations
  • Behavioral Medicine II: Bipolar and Anxiety Disorders
  • Behavioral Medicine III: ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, and OCD
Pulmonary MedicineRheumatologySurgery
Pulmonary Medicine:
  • Adult Pulmonary Infections
  • Asthma: Pediatric and Adult
  • COPD, Lung Cancer, OSA
  • The Major Arthritides: Practical, Evidence-Based Clinical Pointers
  • General Surgery I: Preoperative Examination and Surgical Management
  • General Surgery II: The Surgical Abdomen
  • Urologic Problems: Practical, Evidence-Based Clinical Pointers



Note: Topics subject to change.

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