Thursday, November 3 - Saturday, November 5, 2016 | Fort Myers/Naples (Bonita Springs), FL

Women's Health Live Course

Family physician speaking with female patient

Focus on the unique aspects of medical care for the women in your practice. Hear from leading experts on a variety of women’s health topics, including contraception management, hormone replacement therapy, and abnormal uterine bleeding.

Half-Day Course
Learn and earn CME in the mornings and enjoy the afternoons in Bonita Springs to yourself. Use time to connect with colleagues, relax on your own with family, and get invigorated for the rest of the course.

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 15.25 AAFP Prescribed credits; 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. View all statements and agreements »

Learning Objectives

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

  • Demonstrate comprehensive insight into recent women’s health initiatives
  • Formulate evaluation and treatment plans related to various health issues throughout a woman’s life cycle.
  • Construct an individual wellness plan.
  • Discuss the unique aspects of medical care for women.
  • Identify and assist victims of physical, emotional and sexual violence and abuse.
  • Differentiate specific issues, disease processes, and treatments based on gender and ethnicity.

Course Details

Attend Women's Health

Thursday, November 3 - Saturday, November 5, 2016

Fort Myers/Naples (Bonita Springs), FL
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa




Registration Fee

AAFP Member - $895

New Physicians - $845

Student or Resident - $645

Allied Health - $895

Nonmember - $1,195



  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding and Amenorrhea
  • Breast Mass
  • Cardiovascular Disease Prevention for Women
  • Contraception Management
  • Herbal Therapies and Supplements
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV), PAP Tests, and Cervical Cancer
  • Infertility
  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Menopause / Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Obstetric and Weight Management
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Hyperandrogenism
  • Pre-conception Counseling
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Well Woman Maintenance

Note: Topics are subject to change.

Event Schedule

Download the complete schedule(5 page PDF), which includes session times, topics, faculty, and learning objectives.

Thursday, November 3, 2016
Thursday, November 3, 2016 : 7:00 - 7:45 a.m.Registration / Breakfast Provided
Thursday, November 3, 2016 : 7:45 - 8:00 a.m.
Thursday, November 3, 2016 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday, November 3, 2016 : 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Thursday, November 3, 2016 : 1:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Optional Sessions* or Enjoy the Afternoon on Your Own
Friday, November 4, 2016
Friday, November 4, 2016 : 7:00 - 7:55 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Friday, November 4, 2016 : 7:55 - 8:00 a.m.Announcements
Friday, November 4, 2016 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Friday, November 4, 2016 : 12:00 p.m.Enjoy the Afternoon on Your Own
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Saturday, November 5, 2016 : 7:00 - 7:55 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Saturday, November 5, 2016 : 7:55 - 8:00 a.m.Announcements
Saturday, November 5, 2016 : 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Saturday, November 5, 2016 : 12:00 p.m.
Course Adjourn

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

Optional Sessions

Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) IUD

(#101) Thursday, November 3, 1-3 p.m. (SOLD OUT)

  • Summarize the benefits and risks of LARC IUD devices.
  • Explain the evidence-based recommendation for the provision of immediate postpartum LARC IUD.
  • Implement strategies to mitigate side effects of LARC IUDs such as breakthrough bleeding.
  • Explain and demonstrate proper technique in LARC IUD insertion using models.

Invited Faculty

Elissa J. Palmer, MD, FAAFPCourse Chair; Professor and Chair, Director Reproductive Services, Director Rural Track Residency, Department of Family Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada

Jennifer A. Keehbauch, MD, FAAFP – Director, Florida Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program; Director, Women’s Health Fellowship, Orlando, Florida

E.J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, FAAFP - Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina

Jeannette South-Paul, MD, FAAFP – Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh; UPMC Matilda Theiss Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Belinda A. Vail, MD, FAAFP - Professor, Interim Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas

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.

Hotel Information

Contact the hotel directly to make arrangements for your accommodations during this course.

Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa(
5001 Coconut Road
Bonita Springs, FL 34134
Phone: (239) 444-1234

Rate: $199 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- September 30, 2016

AAFP CME Courses in Bonita Springs, FL

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 September 30, 2016 will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, Women's Health, with a beginning date of November 3, 2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 15.25 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 15.25 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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Women's Health
November 3-5, 2016
Bonita Springs, FL