Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package

Geriatrics self-study CME package binder

Effective, Efficient Care for Older Adults

Gain confidence in identifying various medical and mental health issues in your elderly patients. Review key geriatric syndromes, including differential diagnosis and management, with information tailored to family physicians and the primary care setting.

This self-study package also may prove helpful for physicians preparing for the Geriatric module of the ABFM certification/recertification exam.

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 19.50 AAFP Prescribed credits; 19.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. CME credit approved through October 14, 2015. View CME Credit Statement »

Package Details

Featuring recorded content from the AAFP Geriatric Medicine live course, this self-study package includes:

  • 18 lectures, 30-60 minutes in length
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • 270-page syllabus in full-color
  • Online post-test
  • 16 audio CDs (flash drive package only)
  • Wide range of topics View topics »

Online access valid one year from purchase date of online-inclusive package.
Estimated time required to complete this self-study program: 20 hours

completed this activity?

Take the online post-test now to receive CME credit.

AAFP member ID or purchase invoice number required for log in.

Customize Your Learning

Each package offers multiple ways to work through and interact with the material.

VIDEO VIEWING OPTIONS
  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • Question Pause™ Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go
AUDIO OPTIONS
  • Standard CD Play - listen from your home, office, or car (flash drive and combination packages only)
  • MP3 Audio - rip to your MP3 player and learn on the go

Choose the format that's right for you:

Combination Package

Online Access +
Flash Drive

Best value! A one-year online subscription, and 8 GB USB drive. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes printed and online color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $495
New Physician:$420
Resident:$325
Allied Health:$495
Nonmember:$675
Single-Format Packages

Online Access

Study when and where you want with a one-year online subscription. Smartphone / tablet compatible. Includes online color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $395
New Physician:$320
Resident:$245
Allied Health:$395
Nonmember:$575

Flash Drive

Convenient, portable access to all of your self-study materials. Includes an 8 GB USB flash drive,16 Audio CDs, and printed color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $445
New Physician:$370
Resident:$285
Allied Health:$445
Nonmember:$625

Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package Topics

  • Age-Related Changes in Vision and Hearing
  • Cardiac Disorders (CHF, CAD and Dysrhythmia)
  • Cardiac Disorders (HTN, Lipids and Risk Calculators)
  • Ethics and End of Life Care
  • Evaluation and Management of Cognitive Impairment – Treatments for Dementia
  • Functional Assessment
  • Geriatric Gait and Movement Disorders
  • Geriatric Pharmacology
  • Geriatric Screening and Prevention
  • Geriatric Women’s Health
  • Immunizations in Geriatrics
  • Late-Life Depression
  • Nursing Home Workshop
  • Osteoporosis
  • Quality Improvement
  • Stroke
  • Urology I – Incontinence and Erectile Dysfunction
  • Urology II – BPH, Prostate Cancer and Hypogonadism

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Geriatric Medicne for the Family Physician Self-Study Package, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 19.50 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins October 15, 2013. Term of approval is for two years from this date with the option of yearly renewal. 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 19.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

completed this activity?

Take the online post-test now to receive CME credit.

AAFP member ID or purchase invoice number required for log in.