• AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express® Livestream 

    Wednesday, September 11–Saturday, September 14, 2024

    Already registered? You may edit your registration anytime.

    Stay Current & Prepare for the ABFM Exam

    Whether you participate in the one-day exam, the Longitudinal Assessment, or just want a refresher, the AAFPs highly rated board exam prep is your answer for re-certification or first-time certification. 

    Interact with faculty from anywhere, on any device, and experience:

    • A comprehensive, evidence-based review of Family Medicine topics with the latest updates
    • Quick 30- to 45- minute presentations
    • Interactive opportunities to compare responses and identify knowledge gaps
    • Q&A sessions 
    • Access to the full course recording*

    This course reflects the blueprint of the ABFM exam and focuses on:

    • 14 body system categories encompassing nearly 50 topics
    • Population-based care, including biostatistics and epidemiology, health policy and legal issues, bioterror, quality improvement, and geographic/urban/rural issues
    • Patient-based systems, including clinical decision-making, family and cultural issues, ethics, palliative, and end-of-life care.

    Approved for up to 29.25 AAFP Prescribed Credits. 

    *You will receive access to the recorded event approximately two weeks after the event ends. CME credit is not available through the recorded sessions.

    Register by 9/1 and save $150!

    Before September 1:
    • Member: $1,365
    • Student or Resident: $995
    • New Physician: $1,315
    • Other Health Care Professional: $1,365
    • Nonmember: $1,995
    After September 1:
    • Member: $1,515
    • Student or Resident: $1,145
    • New Physician: $1,465
    • Other Health Care Professional: $1,515
    • Nonmember: $2,145

    Note: A downloadable syllabus is included with registration. A printed syllabus is available for purchase for $150. You will have the opportunity to order the printed syllabus during the registration process. It will be shipped to your home prior to the event. Order by August 27.

    To register by fax or mail, download the registration form.

    Note: topics are subject to change.

    • A Review of the Diseases of the Lower GI Tract
    • A Review of the Diseases of the Upper GI Tract
    • ACS and Hyperlipidemia
    • Behavioral Medicine I: Major Depression
    • Behavioral Medicine II: Bipolar and Anxiety Disorders
    • Behavioral Medicine III: ADHD, Autism, and OCD
    • Challenging Issues in Hematology
    • Common ENT Problems
    • Common Neurological Disorders
    • Common Newborn Issues
    • Diabetes
    • Emergency Medicine I: General Principles, Resuscitation, Stroke/TIA
    • Emergency Medicine II: Trauma, Wound Care, Surgical Abdomen
    • Emergency Medicine III: Infectious Disease, Allergy, Toxicology
    • Endocrine Diseases
    • Epidemiology with Q&A
    • Fever and Infectious Diseases in Children
    • Fracture Care in Family Medicine
    • Geriatrics I
    • Geriatrics II
    • Geriatrics III
    • Guide to Exam Preparation (no CME)
    • Health Promotion and Prevention
    • Heart Failure
    • Hypertension
    • Management of Chronic Pain
    • Managing Common Cutaneous Problems
    • Managing Dysrhythmias
    • Maternity Care I
    • Maternity Care II
    • Musculoskeletal Medicine: Common Orthopedic Problems
    • Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
    • Pediatric Orthopedics
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease
    • Preoperative Examination and Surgical Management
    • Pulmonary I: COPD
    • Pulmonary II: Asthma
    • Pulmonary III: Infections
    • Pulmonary IV: Lung Cancer, Tobacco Cessation
    • Pulmonary V
    • Renal Disease I
    • Renal Disease II
    • Sports Medicine
    • STIs, Vaginitis, and Vaginosis
    • The Major Arthritides
    • Urologic Problems
    • Well-Child Care and Adolescent Issues
    • Women's Health I
    • Women's Health II

    Please be logged in online 15 minutes before presentations begin each morning.

    The times listed below are Central Standard Time. Streaming will take place from Dallas, TX.

    Download the schedule with course times, topics, and faculty

    Wednesday, September 11:

    8 a.m.–12:30 p.m. CT
    (access to livestream opens at 7:30 a.m.)    
    1:30–6:30 p.m. CT

    Thursday, September 12:

    7:55 a.m.–12:15 p.m. CT
    (access to livestream opens at 7:25 a.m.)
    1:15–6 p.m. CT

    Friday, September 13:

    7:55 a.m.–12:15 p.m. CT
    (access to livestream opens at 7:25 a.m.)
    1:15–6:15 p.m. CT

    Saturday, September 14:
    7:55 a.m.–12:15 p.m. CT
    (access to livestream opens at 7:25 a.m.)

    Note: Times are subject to change.

    David Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, course chair

    Janalynn Beste, MD, FAAFP
    Russell Blackwelder, MD, MDiv, CMD
    Shawn K. Conner, MD
    Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP
    Jonathon Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP
    Joseph Garry, MD, FACSM, FAAFP
    Benjamin Gilmer, MD, MS
    Thomas W. Heinrich, MD
    Teresa Holt, MD
    Gary Levine, MD, FAAFP
    Belinda Vail, MD, FAAFP

    What should I expect after I register for livestream? 

    You will receive an email from AAFP the day before the course begins, with the link to access the livestream and course resources which include access to PDFs of presentations. 

    What are the system requirements for the livestream?
    For ideal viewing and participation, you should have access to the following:

    • Adobe Flash Plug-in
    • Firefox 1.1+, Internet Explorer 10.0+, Safari 1.0+. Edge, Chrome, and Opera.
    • High speed internet connection with a consistent internet download speed of 3 Mbps
    • Compatible with a computer with the minimum specifications of either Mac IS x 10.6 or Windows 7 with latest updates installed and 4 GB of RAM.
    • Also compatible with all modern mobile browsers; iOS (Apple) and Android based tablets and smartphones.

    You may test the speed and performance of your internet connection at www.speedtest.net.

    Note: Some corporate networks and internet service providers block video transmissions by use of a firewall. If you cannot see video clips (even though your system meets the system requirements), contact your network administrator to see whether a security firewall is blocking video transmission. 

    Will the live presentations be recorded?
    Yes. You will have online access to the sessions approximately two weeks after the streaming course. You will have unlimited access to these sessions until March 14, 2024. CME credit will not be available for these sessions.

    What if I want to cancel my livestream registration?
    Standard AAFP live course cancellation policies still apply.

    What if I'm not satisfied with the livestream experience?
    Please contact the AAFP Member Resource Center at (800) 274-2237 or aafp@aafp.org no later than 5 p.m. CT, Monday, September 16, 2024.

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

    • Demonstrate an understanding of common clinical problems seen in family medicine.
    • Analyze your training needs on conditions or elements within specific body systems, as defined by the ABFM.
    • Outline effective test-taking strategies to prepare for the ABFM exam.

    The AAFP has reviewed Board Review Express Livestream and deemed it acceptable for up to 29.25 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 9/11/2024 to 9/14/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credittoward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed credit, not as Category 1.

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

    Can't attend live?

    The self-study option offers you to learn on your schedule.