Saturday, December 3, 2016 | Las Vegas, NV

Hypertension KSA Working Group

Physician monitors a patient's blood pressure

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

About the Course

  • 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; 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Pharmacologic management of hypertension
  • Nonpharmacologic management of hypertension
  • Diagnosis and risk stratification of the hypertensive patient
  • Recognition and management of hypertensive crisis
  • Recognition and evaluation of the secondary causes of hypertension
  • Management of hypertension in the patient with comorbid illness
  • Management of hypertension in special populations

Course Details

Attend Hypertension KSA Working Group

Saturday, December 3, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Las Vegas, NV
Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa

 

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
ON-SITE REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN ON Saturday, DECEMBER 3 AT 7:00 A.M.

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Registration Fee

AAFP Member - $235

New Physicians - $185

Student or Resident - $185

Nonmember - $305

 

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Faculty

Janice Daugherty, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Gary Levine, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the syllabus and other on-site resources one week before the course and a hard copy syllabus available on site. Additional information will be provided by email.

Hotel Information

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

Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa(resweb.passkey.com)
11011 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89135
Phone: (702) 797-7777

Rate: $120 Single/Double Occupancy
+ $15 Daily Resort Fee
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- November 4, 2016

AAFP Courses in Las Vegas, NV

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 November 4, 2016, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa guarantees reservation by credit card with one night's room and tax deposit.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, KSA Working Group on Hypertension, with a beginning date of December 3, 2016, 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.

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 8 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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