FMX CME Opportunities

2016 Hot Topics

Learn the very latest in these FMX sessions:

  • Zika Virus
  • Human Trafficking
  • Top 10 Updates from Medical Literature
  • MACRA: Medicare's Shift to Value-based Delivery & Payment Models
  • Alternative Payment Models: Help is On the Way
  • Alleviating Administrative Burden: Aligning Quality Measure Across Private & Public Payers
  • Physician Wellness Track

Stay sharp with essential CME.

Everything changes, including health care, patient expectations, treatment guidelines, and most certainly technology. How you practice family medicine must evolve too.

FMX CME is designed by family physicians for family physicians to keep you current in a world of change.

2016 FMX CME Session Topics

Review CME session topics organized by body system, patient-based and population-based care, and procedural skills. Choose from core topics identified by your peers as essential to the practice of family medicine. Plan also to attend some of the unique topics that cover timely issues and new research, bridge performance gaps, and address attendee interest.

Interactive Lectures

These dynamic 60-minute sessions presented by family medicine experts are the core of FMX education. Test your knowledge, ask questions, and participate through the interactive Audience Engagement System on your device.

Never Stop Learning.
Never Stop Earning.

Registration includes FMX On Demand.
32.75 Live + 25 Enduring CME credits

Clinical Procedural Workshops

Attendees observe expert faculty demonstrating procedures followed by hands-on practice of procedural techniques in the CPWs. These sessions are designed to enhance skills-based competencies. These workshops typically run between two and four hours in length.

Separate fee and registration required.

Problem-Based Learning

Apply and practice key concepts from associated lecture sessions. Team up with other attendees in small groups to collaboratively work through challenging case studies and receive feedback from expert faculty. Each PBL session has an associated interactive lecture by the same title.

All PBL sessions will provide a Translation to PracticeTM opportunity.

New! Practice Change Series

Get help implementing practice changes in this multifaceted educational opportunity. This format includes an interactive lecture, an interactive workshop, and facilitated Translation to Practice. During the workshop, engage with your peers to try out new ideas. The cohort of learners from the workshop at FMX will be enrolled in a virtual online community called the Practice Change Cohort.

New! Panel Sessions

Hear differeing perspectives and approaches of expert faculty for the first 45 minutes of the panel session. Then enjoy a moderated panel discussion and interactive Q&A. Topics include:

  • Overcoming the Challenges of Implementing MI in the Primary Care Setting
  • Expanding the Medical Neighborhood: Approaches to Collaborative Care
  • Getting Started with Risk-Stratified Care Management

Tracks

Look at an issue from several angles in these FMX tracks that feature small group, peer-to-peer learning with feedback from expert faculty. For 2016, each Track is comprised of three interactive lectures, totaling in three CME credits per Track.

2016 FMX Track Themes include:

  • Physician Wellness
  • Geriatric Care
  • Disability Management
  • Payment
  • Quality
  • Transforming Clinical Practices Initiatives
  • Pain Management

Out & Abouts

Out & About sessions are designed to provide you with a learning opportunity that extends beyond the convention center. You will have the opportunity to travel off the convention site to a regionally local destination, where you can continue to learn more about topics associated with several interactive lecture sessions.

This year's Out & Abouts include:

  • Adolescent Sports Injury and Office Emergency Simulation
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Megacode Simulation

There will be a Translation to Practice® opportunity associated with each Out & About session.

Separate fee and registration required.

Posters

Review the latest research in family medicine, gain resources for patient education, and earn CME credit.  Discuss topics with presenters Wednesday through Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Hub.

Ask the Expert

These 60-minute Q&A sessions are each associated with an interactive lecture topic. Hear your favorite faculty lead customized, in-depth engaging sessions. This is your opportunity to discuss specific questions about overcoming barriers to the implementation of new knowledge, skills, and processes.

Satellite CME Events

Earn extra CME by attending any of the many Satellite CME Symposia. These events are not part of the official AAFP FMX. Information on how to pre-register for a Satellite Event will be available online as details are confirmed.

 
Credit Statement

This Live activity, 2016 AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX), with a beginning date of 09/20/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 32.75 Prescribed credit(s) 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 32.75 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Following this CME activity, participants have the opportunity to earn two additional credits by participating in a Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® (t2p™) will be shared within the activity.

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

FMX On Demand:

This Enduring Material series activity, 2016 AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX): On Demand, from 09/22/2016 - 09/21/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for Prescribed credit 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 Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 25.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.