Wednesday, July 18 - Saturday, July 21, 2018 | Charleston, SC

Geriatric Medicine Live Course

Save $100 when you register by June 18.

Geriatric Medicine offers everything you need to stay current in your practice. Learn the latest information on the skills you use every day in sessions, such as Exercise for the Geriatric Patient, Morbidity and Injury Prevention, and Geriatric Pharmacy and High-Risk Medication Use. 

Course Details

Attend Geriatric Medicine

Wednesday, July 18 - Saturday, July 21, 2018

Charleston, SC
Charleston Marriott

 
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DISCOUNT AVAILABLE THROUGH
June 18, 2018.

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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

 

Earning CME Credit

Approved for up to 25.5 AAFP Prescribed credits. Credits include clinical procedural workshops. View CME credit statements»


Learning Objectives

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

  • Improve adherence to evidence-based clinical guidelines in practice.
  • Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose, treat and manage common clinical conditions seen among the geriatric population.
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with the patient to ensure that diagnosis and treatment recommendations are understood.
  • Recognize when to refer to, or consult with, other specialists to provide optimal patient care.

Event Schedule

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 : MorningRegistration/Hot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 : NoonLunch on Your Own
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 : AfternoonGeneral Sessions
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Thursday, July 19, 2018: MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Thursday, July 19, 2018: NoonLunch on Your Own
Thursday, July 19, 2018: AfternoonClinical Procedural Workshops*
Friday, July 20, 2018
Friday, July 20, 2018 : MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Friday, July 20, 2018 : NoonLunch on Your Own
Friday, July 20, 2018 : AfternoonClinical Procedural Workshops*
Saturday, July 21, 2018
Saturday, July 21, 2018 : MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Saturday, July 21, 2018 : NoonCourse Adjourns

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


Clinical Procedural Workshops

Clinical procedural workshop sessions will be available two afternoons during the course. Separate registration and fee required to attend a workshop. Topics and times will be announced when they are confirmed.


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.

Charleston Marriott(goo.gl)
170 Lockwood Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29403
Phone: (800) 228-9290

Rate:
$189 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- June 18, 2018

Charleston, SC

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 18, 2018, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Charleston Marriott guarantees reservation by credit card. Card cards will not be charged prior to the scheduled arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival date.

CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, Geriatric Medicine, with a beginning date of July 18, 2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.5 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 25.5 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.
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