Thursday, February 18 - Sunday, February 21, 2016 | Atlanta, GA

AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express® Live Course

Register by January 6 to Save $200

Prepare to Pass Your ABFM Exam

Taught by Board-certified family physicians, this dynamic 3-1/2 day course offers an in-depth review of the evidence-based principles of family medicine, reflecting the blueprint of the ABFM exam.

When you attend, you will benefit from:

  • An in-depth review of 14 body system categories, population-based care, and patient-based systems. View topics »
  • 30-45 minute presentations and case studies delivered by Board-certified family physicians
  • An interactive question/response format to help you guage 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

See what you can expect When you attend

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 28.25 AAFP Prescribed credits; 28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. View CME Credit Statement »

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of common clinical problems seen in family medicine.
  • Analyze your training needs on conditions or elements within specific body systems, as defined by the ABFM.
  • Outline effective test-taking strategies to prepare for the ABFM exam.

Course Details

AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express

Thursday, February 18 - Sunday, February 21, 2016

Atlanta, GA
Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center

 

Early bird registration discount available through January 6, 2016
 Early Bird Fee Fee
 : AAFP Member:Early Bird Fee : $995Fee: $1,195
 : New Physician:Early Bird Fee : $945Fee: $1,145
 : Student or Resident:Early Bird Fee : $695Fee: $895
 : Allied Health:Early Bird Fee : $995Fee: $1,195
 : Nonmember:Early Bird Fee : $1,595Fee: $1,795

Event Schedule

Below is a sample schedule for the course. A detailed schedule will be available to participants before the course begins.

Thursday, February 18, 2016
 
Thursday, February 18, 2016 : 7:00 a.m.Registration / Breakfast Provided
Thursday, February 18, 2016 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Lectures
Thursday, February 18, 2016 : 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch
Thursday, February 18, 2016 : 1:15 - 5:30 p.m.Lectures
Thursday, February 18, 2016 : 5:30 p.m.Adjourn
Friday, February 19, 2016
 
Friday, February 19, 2016 : 7:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Friday, February 19, 2016 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Lectures
Friday, February 19, 2016 : 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch
Friday, February 19, 2016 : 1:15 - 5:30 p.m.Lectures
Friday, February 19, 2016 : 5:30 p.m.Adjourn
Saturday, February 20, 2016
 
Saturday, February 20, 2016 : 7:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Saturday, February 20, 2016 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Lectures
Saturday, February 20, 2016 : 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch
Saturday, February 20, 2016 : 1:15 - 5:30 p.m.Lectures
Saturday, February 20, 2016 : 5:30 p.m.Adjourn
Sunday, February 21, 2016
 
Sunday, February 21, 2016 : 7:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Sunday, February 21, 2016 : 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Lectures
Sunday, February 21, 2016 : 12:00 p.m.Course Adjourns

Note: Times are subject to change.

Course Topics by Subcategory

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

Note: Topics are subject to change.

Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the syllabi one week before the course and a flash drive with the materials provided on site.

A hard copy of the syllabi may be purchased for $95 in advance of the course. A limited number of syllabi will be available on site for $125.

Hotel Information

The following hotel is available for accommodations during this course. Contact the hotel to make arrangements for your stay.

Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center(www.omnihotels.com)
100 CNN Center
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 659-0000

Rates:
$169 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- January 18, 2016

Atlanta, GA

Note: A limited number of rooms at the discounted group rate are available for conference registrants on a first-come, first-served basis, and cannot be guaranteed by the AAFP. 

About Hotel Reservations
  • Reservations made after January 18, 2016, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to the guest's scheduled arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, Family Medicine Board Review Express™, with a beginning date of February 18, 2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 28.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 28.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This enduring material activity, Epidemiology, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to .75 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins January 29, 2014. Term of approval is for three years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express
February 18-21, 2016
Atlanta, GA