Wednesday, October 8 - Saturday, October 11, 2014 | Hershey, PA

AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express Live Course

Register by August 15 to Save $200

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Wednesday, October 8 - Saturday, October 11, 2014

Hershey Lodge
Hershey, PA

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The AAFP Family Medicine Board Review ExpressTM course is designed to give you everything you need to pass the ABFM Board exam.

At this live course you'll benefit from:

  • 48 lectures (30 minutes each) reflecting the ABFM exam blueprint
  • Case-based presentations
  • More than 400 Board-style questions
  • Interactive audience response system
  • Bonus session on "Test Taking Strategies"

Register by August 15 to save $200, and be entered to win a $130 gift certificate for the treatment of your choice at The Spa at The Hotel Hershey.

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.

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 28.75 AAFP Prescribed credits; 28.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Course Details

Registration Fee

 EARLY BIRD FEE*FEE
AAFP Member EARLY BIRD FEE*: $995 FEE: $1,195
AAFP New Physician MemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $920FEE: $1,120
AAFP Student or Resident MemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $695FEE: $895
Allied Health ProfessionalEARLY BIRD FEE*: $995FEE: $1,195
NonmemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $1,595FEE: $1,795

*Early bird fee available for registrations completed on or before August 15, 2014.

Hotel Information

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

Hershey Lodge(resweb.passkey.com)
325 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
Phone: (717) 533-3311

Rate: $179 Single/Double Occupancy + current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- September 10, 2014

AAFP CME in Hershey, PA

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 September 10, 2014, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Hershey Lodge guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to the guest's scheduled arrival date.
  • Reservations may be canceled without charge up to 72 hours prior to arrival.

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
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.

Event Schedule

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

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
 
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 : 7:00 a.m.Registration / Breakfast Provided
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Lectures
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 : 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 : 1:15 - 5:30 p.m.Lectures
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 : 5:30 p.m.Adjourn
Thursday, October 9, 2014
 
Thursday, October 9, 2014 : 7:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Thursday, October 9, 2014 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Lectures
Thursday, October 9, 2014 : 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch
Thursday, October 9, 2014 : 1:15 - 5:30 p.m.Lectures
Thursday, October 9, 2014 : 5:30 p.m.Adjourn
Friday, October 10, 2014
 
Friday, October 10, 2014 : 7:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Friday, October 10, 2014 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Lectures
Friday, October 10, 2014 : 12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch
Friday, October 10, 2014 : 1:15 - 5:30 p.m.Lectures
Friday, October 10, 2014 : 5:30 p.m.Adjourn
Saturday, October 11, 2014
 
Saturday, October 11, 2014 : 7:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Saturday, October 11, 2014 : 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Lectures
Saturday, October 11, 2014 : 12:00 p.m.Course Adjourns

Note: Times are subject to change.

Faculty

David Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Course Chair, Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine; Associate Provost, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Janalynn Beste, MD, FAAFP, Program Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Wilmington, North Carolina

B Wayne Blount, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Professor, Department of Family and Preventative Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia

Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP, Vice Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, New York; Clinical Assistant Professor, Ellis Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York

Jonathon Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP, Assistant Professor, Residency Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Joseph Garry, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, Associate Professor, Sports Medicine Division, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

William J Geiger, MD, FAAFP, Associate Director, Grant Family Medicine Residency, OhioHealth, Columbus Ohio

Dana King, MD, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, West Virginia University Health Science Center, Morgantown, West Virginia

Gary I Levine, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Stanley Oakley, MD, FAPA, Professor and Director of Continuing Medical Education, Department of Psychiatric Medicine, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina

Laurence J Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado

Belinda Vail, MD, FAAFP, Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas Medical School, Kansas City, Kansas

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.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express™, with a beginning date of October 8, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 28.75 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 28.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express
October 8-11, 2014
Hershey, PA