Wednesday, September 13, 2017 | San Antonio, TX

KSA Working Group on Heart Failure

Attend Heart Failure KSA Working Group

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, TX

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Registration Fee

AAFP Member - $235

New Physicians - $210

Student or Resident - $185

Nonmember - $305

 

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Additional activities offered at this location:

Separate registration and fee required.

Easily fulfill the 60-question Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA), formerly SAM, with this one-day session that meets your ABFM’s Family Medicine Certification Self-Assessment Activities requirement.

  • Review 60 core competency questions with experienced family physician faculty, and decide the best answer with your colleagues.
  • The AAFP reports your answers directly to the ABFM on your behalf.
  • Approved for up to 8 AAFP Prescribed credits.

Course Details

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this KSA, you will be able to demonstrate knowledge in:

  • Explain the approach to evaluating patients in heart failure.
  • Discuss the principles of neurohormonal antagonism in the treatment of heart failure.
  • Explain current treatment options in heart failure.
  • Review therapeutic recommendations for diuretics, ACE inhibitors, ARB’s, β-blockers and digoxin in heart failure.

Faculty

Americo Fraboni, MD, FAAFP, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota

David Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Professor, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada


Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the syllabus one week before the course and a hard copy syllabus available onsite. Any additional information will be provided by email.


Hotel Information

The course will take place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center during AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX) annual meeting. You do not need to be registered for AAFP FMX in order to attend this course.

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San Antonio, TX

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, KSA Working Group on Heart Failure, with a beginning date of September 13, 2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8 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.

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