Tuesday, June 20 - Saturday, June 24, 2017 | Washington, DC (Reston, VA)

Family Medicine Update Live Course

Register by May 22 to Save $100.

Attend Family Medicine Update

Tuesday, June 20 - Saturday, June 24, 2017

Washington, DC (Reston, VA)
Hyatt Regency Reston





Registration Fees

AAFP Member
Early Bird    $1,095
Standard     $1,195

New Physicians
Early Bird     $1,045
Standard      $1,145

Student or Resident
Early Bird    $775
Standard     $875

Allied Health
Early Bird     $1,095
Standard      $1,195

Early Bird     $1,475
Standard      $1,575


Explore clinical issues unique to family medicine. Learn best practices and evidence-based information on clinical topics important to you. Develop strategies to diagnose and treat both conventional and atypical conditions. Leave with the most current information to apply directly to your practice.

Course Details

Earning CME Credit

Approved for up to 30.5 AAFP Prescribed credits; 30.5 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:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of common clinical problems seen in family medicine.
  • Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose and treat common conditions in practice.
  • Prepare plans to address emerging public health topics that patients may present or be concerned with in practice.
  • State current guidelines, USPSTF, AAFP, etc., and screening recommendations for selected clinical problems.


  • AAFP Position Paper on Breastfeeding
  • Acute Knee Injuries
  • Acute Respiratory Infections
  • Advances in Cardiovascular Medicine. What Do the New Studies Recommend?
  • Common Benign Skin Lesions
  • Common Childhood Bacterial Infections
  • Common Skin Rashes in Children
  • Concussion Management
  • Current Issues in Women’s Health
  • Diagnosis and Management of Fibromyalgia
  • Diagnosis and Management of Osteoporosis
  • Ectopic Pregnancy - Diagnosis and Management
  • Heart Failure
  • Hot Flashes - The Heat Goes On
  • Improving Quality by Doing Less
  • Interventions to Prevent Falls in Older People Living in the Community
  • Management of Blood Glucose with Non-Insulin Therapies in Type II Diabetes Mellitus
  • New Drugs on the Market
  • Newer Anticoagulants vs. Warfarin. Which is the best?
  • Non-Traumatic Shoulder Pain
  • Pharmacological Intervention for Weight Loss
  • Preventative Pediatric Health Care Update and Bright Futures
  • Primary Care Management of Osteoarthritis
  • Probiotics for Gastrointestinal Disease
  • Sexual Dysfunction in Women
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection
  • Soft Tissue Infections: Staph and Strep Revisited
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke

Note: Topics are subject to change.

Event Schedule

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 : 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Registration / Breakfast Provided
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 : 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 : 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.General Sessions
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017: 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Wednesday, June 21, 2017: 8:00 - 11:30 p.m.General Sessions
Wednesday, June 21, 2017: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Wednesday, June 21, 2017: 1:30 - 4:15 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday, 22, 2017 
Thursday, 22, 2017: 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Thursday, 22, 2017: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday, 22, 2017: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Thursday, 22, 2017: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Clinical Procedural Workshops*
Friday, June 23, 2017 
Friday, June 23, 2017: 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Friday, June 23, 2017: 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.General Sessions
Friday, June 23, 2017: 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Friday, June 23, 2017: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Clinical Procedural Workshops*
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Saturday, June 24, 2017 : 7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Saturday, June 24, 2017 : 8:00 - 11:45 a.m.General Sessions
Saturday, June 24, 2017 : 11:45 a.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 one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. Additional information and instruction will be provided by email after you register.

Hotel Information

Contact the hotel directly to make arrangements for your accommodations during this course.

Hyatt Regency Reston(resweb.passkey.com)
1800 Presidents Street
Reston, VA 20190
Phone: (888) 421-1442

Rate: $219 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- May 22, 2017

AAFP CME Courses in Reston, VA

Dulles International Airport is 6.7 miles from the Hyatt Regency Reston. Complimentary shuttle service is provided by the hotel to and from the airport. 

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 May 22, 2017, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Hyatt Regency Reston guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, Family Medicine Update, with a beginning date of June 20, 2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 30.5 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 30.5 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.
View more credit agreements »