Wednesday, October 8 - Saturday, October 11, 2014 | Myrtle Beach, SC

Geriatric Medicine Live Course

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Wednesday, October 8 - Saturday, October 11, 2014

Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grand Dunes
Myrtle Beach, SC

To register by fax or mail, download the registration form.(1 page PDF)

Address the distinct concerns of your senior patients with an informed, up-to-date approach to their changing health.

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

  • Demonstrate an understanding of common clinical problems seen among the geriatric population.
  • 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 within practice.

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 25.75 AAFP Prescribed credits; 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Course Details

Registration Fee

 EARLY BIRD FEE*FEE
AAFP Member EARLY BIRD FEE*: $895 FEE: $995
AAFP New Physician MemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $820FEE: $920
AAFP Student Resident MemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $645FEE: $745
Allied Health ProfessionalEARLY BIRD FEE*: $895FEE: $995
NonmemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $1,195FEE: $1,295

*Early bird fee available for registrations completed on or before September 8, 2014.

View Cancellation & Course Refund Policy.

Hotel Information

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

Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grand Dunes(www.marriott.com)
8400 Costa Verde Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Phone: (888) 236-2427

Rate: $159 Single/Double Occupancy + current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- September 8, 2014

AAFP CME in Myrtle Beach, SC
About Hotel Reservations
  • Reservations made after September 8, 2014, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grand Dunes guarantees reservation by credit card and will not be charged prior to arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 7 days prior to arrival .

Topics

  • Acute vs Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Afib, Stroke and DVT/PE
  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia
  • Arthritis, Headaches and Other Chronic Pain
  • Billing
  • Cardiac Disorders: CHF and CAD
  • Cardiac Disorders: Cholesterol and Risk Calculators
  • Changes in Senses
  • COPD
  • Computerized Medical Applications
  • Depression, Anxiety and Phobias
  • Dizziness, Falls and Therapy
  • Elder Abuse, Ethics, and End-of-Life Care
  • Failure to Thrive and Frailty
  • Functional Assessment
  • GERD, Constipation and Hepatitis
  • Geriatric Pharmacology
  • Geriatric Screening
  • Hypertension
  • Immunizations and Prevention
  • Menopause and MHT
  • Nutrition Supplements and Diets
  • Osteoporosis and Fractures
  • Out of Office Care
  • Quality Improvement
  • Skin Disorders
  • Urology: Incontinence
  • Urology: BPH and Prostate Cancer
  • Urology: Sexuality

Note: Topics are subject to change.

Event Schedule

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

Note: Times are subject to change.

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.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, Geriatric Medicine, with a beginning date of October 8, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.75 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 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Geriatric Medicine
October 8-11, 2014
Myrtle Beach, SC