Schedule

Get a head start on National Conference and plan your schedule ahead of time so you're prepared when you get to Kansas City. Our searchable schedule allows you filter National Conference sessions and events by topic, type, faculty or day, search by keywords, and sort by date and time. Click on the session or event title to see more detailed information, such as learning objectives and CME credits.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Topic: Research, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Erik Lindbloom MD, MSPH, FAAFP
Event: #710
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Erik Lindbloom, MD, MSPH, FAAFP; Steven Brown, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2202
Learning Objectives:
Family physicians need to navigate the “information jungle” and make cost-effective recommendations to their patients.

•Understand how patient-oriented evidence that matters (POEMs) can be used to change practice in an environment of overwhelming amounts of information.
•Learn approaches to help achieve information mastery.
•Review the latest important practice-changing research.
•Learn how to utilize POEMs to provide high-value, patient-centered care.
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Topic: Research, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Samuel Melton MD, FAAFP
Event: #720
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Samuel Melton, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2203
Learning Objectives:
Interested in family medicine research? Hear the results of the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation's 2017 Resident Research Grant project: Diabetes Group Visits in an Underserved Community in South San Diego, Joanna Hernandez, MD, Vanessa Cobian, MD, and Justin Bennink, MD, Scripps Family Medicine Residency Program, Chula Vista, CA.
02:45 PM - 03:45 PM
Topic: Research, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Viviana Martinez-Bianchi MD, FAAFP
Event: #715
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP; Jonathan Jimenez, MD; Mansi Shah, MD
Location: 2210
Learning Objectives:
This workshop will investigate whether there is a genetic basis for race and why health disparities often exist along racial lines.

•Understand and critically appraise research evaluating the genetic basis for race.
•Develop an alternative definition of race as a social construct and identify ways the institution of medicine has produced meanings of race.
•Identify and analyze ways race is currently being used in medicine.
•Identify strategies for family physicians in training and in practice to work toward racial equity within the practice of clinical medicine.
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Topic: Research, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Samuel Melton MD, FAAFP
Event: #700
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Samuel Melton, MD, FAAFP; Jason Marker, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2205
Learning Objectives:
The Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute is a yearlong leadership development program for family medicine residents and medical students who display leadership potential but may or may not have served in a leadership role. The 30 participants in the program each complete an evaluated project related to a leadership track. Twelve project awards are given, including three Best Project awards. This session features presentations by the Best Project award winners from each leadership track.
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Topic: Research, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Samuel Melton MD, FAAFP
Event: #705
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Samuel Melton, MD, FAAFP; Jason Marker, MD, FAAFP
Location: 2206
Learning Objectives:
Join all 12 Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute project award recipients for a reception.
Friday, July 28, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Topic: Research, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Steven Brown MD, FAAFP
Event: #711
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Steven Brown, MD, FAAFP; Erik Lindbloom, MD, MSPH, FAAFP
Location: 2204
Learning Objectives:
Family physicians need to navigate the “information jungle” and make cost-effective recommendations to their patients.

•Understand how patient-oriented evidence that matters (POEMs) can be used to change practice in an environment of overwhelming amounts of information.
•Learn approaches to help achieve information mastery.
•Review the latest important practice-changing research.
•Learn how to utilize POEMs to provide high-value, patient-centered care.
Saturday, July 29, 2017
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Topic: Research, Type: Workshop, Faculty: Viviana Martinez-Bianchi MD, FAAFP
Event: #716
CME Credit: None
Fee: None
Speakers: Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP; Jonathan Jimenez, MD; Mansi Shah, MD
Location: 2210
Learning Objectives:
This workshop will investigate whether there is a genetic basis for race and why health disparities often exist along racial lines.

•Understand and critically appraise research evaluating the genetic basis for race.
•Develop an alternative definition of race as a social construct and identify ways the institution of medicine has produced meanings of race.
•Identify and analyze ways race is currently being used in medicine.
•Identify strategies for family physicians in training and in practice to work toward racial equity within the practice of clinical medicine.