Wednesday, July 12 - Saturday, July 15, 2017 | San Diego, CA

Care of Chronic Conditions Live Course

Register by June 19 to Save $100.

Explore the latest evidence-based information on clinical topics, formulate strategies to educate and counsel patients. Utilize strategies to help patients overcome barriers to change. Learn how to implement tools to better manage chronic care in practice. Leave with the most current information to apply directly to your practice.

Course Details


Earning CME Credit

Approved for up to 25 AAFP Prescribed credits; 25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Credits include clinical procedural workshops. View all statements and agreements »


Learning Objectives

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

  • Prepare effective plans to diagnose, treat and manage chronic diseases.
  • Formulate strategies to educate and counsel patients on behavior modification of factors such as nutrition, physical activity, smoking and alcohol use.
  • Utilize strategies to help patients overcome barriers to change in relation to chronic diseases, including cultural competency, literacy skills and access to services or care.
  • Implement tools to manage chronic care in practice and help patients control chronic illnesses, which may include practice transformation and/or quality improvement activities.

Attend Care of
Chronic Conditions

Wednesday, July 12 - Saturday, July 15, 2017

San Diego, CA
Rancho Bernardo Inn

 
Early bird registration discount available through June 19, 2017.

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Registration Fees

AAFP Member
Early Bird    $795
Standard     $895

New Physicians
Early Bird     $745
Standard      $845

Student or Resident
Early Bird    $545
Standard     $645

Allied Health
Early Bird     $795
Standard      $895

Nonmember
Early Bird     $1,095
Standard      $1,195

 

Topics

  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Bleeding and Clotting Disorders
  • Case Studies – Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Abdominal Pain
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chronic Opioid Therapy
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Diabetes – Next Steps
  • Hearing & Vision Disorders
  • Hyper & Hypothyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Lupus
  • Herbals & Nutrition Supplements
  • Modifiable Risk Factors (Alcohol, Tobacco, Obesity): Addressing the Problem
  • Osteoarthritis: Current Recommendations for Prevention and Treatment
  • Osteoporosis and Osteopenia
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Seizures
  • Stroke
  • Viral Hepatitis

Note: Topics are subject to change.


Event Schedule

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 : 7:00 - 7:45 a.m.Registration / Breakfast Provided
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 : 7:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.General Sessions
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 : 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 : 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday, July 13, 2017
 
Thursday, July 13, 2017 : 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Thursday, July 13, 2017 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday, July 13, 2017 : 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Thursday, July 13, 2017 : 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Clinical Procedural Workshops*
Friday, July 14, 2017
 
Friday, July 14, 2017 : 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Friday, July 14, 2017 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.General Sessions
Friday, July 14, 2017 : 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Friday, July 14, 2017 : 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Clinical Procedural Workshops*
Saturday, July 15, 2017
 
Saturday, July 15, 2017 : 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Saturday, July 15, 2017 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.General Sessions
Saturday, July 15, 2017 : 12:15 p.m.Course Adjourns

*Separate registration and fee required.
Note: Times are subject to change.


Clinical Procedural Workshops

Topics with times will be available soon. Registrants will be notified when workshops are available to register. Separate registration and fee required to attend a workshop. Seats are limited and are only available to course registrants.


Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the syllabus and other on-site resources one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. A limited number of syllabuses will be available for purchase on site. Additional information will be provided by email after you register.


Hotel Information

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

Rancho Bernardo Inn(reservations.ranchobernardoinn.com)
17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive
San Diego, CA 92128
Phone: (800) 542-6096

Rate: $199 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- June 19, 2017

AAFP CME Courses in San Diego, CA

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 June 19, 2017, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Rancho Bernardo Inn guarantees reservation by credit card. One night's room charge is required at time of making the reservation.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 72 hours prior to arrival.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, Care of Chronic Conditions, with a beginning date of July 12, 2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 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 25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
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