• AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express® Livestream 

    Thursday, February 18 - Sunday, February 21

    • Stream on any device.
    • Register by February 8 to save up to $150.

    Stay Current and Prepare for the ABFM Exam

    This learning opportunity has the same great price as the live course, but with all the conveniences of your home or office! Save on travel, hotel, and meal expenses, and engage in the AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express livestream course.

    Designed by and for family physicians, this course reflects the blueprint of the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) exam. The in-depth review covers the evidence-based principles and medical guidelines of family medicine focuses on 14 body system categories, population-based care, and patient-based systems.

    Approved for up to 29.25 AAFP Prescribed credits. 

    Get everything you need to pass your ABFM Board exam in three-and-a-half days:

    • Quick 30- to 45-minute presentations
    • Interactive opportunities to compare responses and identify knowledge gaps
    • Q&A sessions
    • Access to the recorded sessions two weeks after the course until December 1, 2021. Enduring credit will be available. 

    Learning Objectives

    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.


    Download the complete schedule, which includes session times, topics, and faculty.

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

    The times listed below are central time.

    Thursday, February 18      
    8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    (access to livestream opens 7:45 a.m.)


    1:30 - 6:00 p.m.


    Friday, February 19      
    8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    (access to livestream opens 7:00 a.m.)
    1:15 - 6:30 p.m. Presentations    
    Saturday, February 20      
    8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    (access to livestream opens 7:00 a.m.)
    1:30 - 6:15 p.m. Presentations    
    Sunday, February 21      
    7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    (access to livestream opens 7:00 a.m.)


    Note: Times are subject to change.


    Note: topics are subject to change.

    • A Review of the Diseases of the Lower GI
    • A Review of the Diseases of the Upper GI
    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
    • ACS & Hyperlipidemia
    • Acute & Chronic Cognitive Diseases
    • Acute CVA & TIA
    • Adult Pulmonary Disease
    • Asthma: Pediatric & Adult
    • Behavioral Medicine I: Major Depression
    • Behavioral Medicine II: Bipolar & Anxiety Disorders
    • Behavioral Medicine III: ADHD, Autism, & OCD
    • Challenging Issues in Hematology
    • Common ENT Problems
    • Common Issues in the Elderly I
    • Common Issues in the Elderly II
    • Common Neurological Disorders
    • Common Newborn Issues
    • COPD, Lung Cancer, OSA, Sarcoidosis
    • Diabetes
    • Emergency Medicine I
    • Emergency Medicine II
    • Endocrine Diseases
    • Fever & Infectious Diseases in Children
    • Fracture Care in Family Medicine
    • Guide to Exam Preparation (no CME)
    • Health Promotion & Prevention
    • Heart Failure
    • Hypertension
    • Management of Chronic Pain
    • Managing Common Cutaneous Problems
    • Managing Dysrhythmias
    • Maternity Care I
    • Maternity Care II
    • Musculoskeletal Medicine
    • Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome
    • Pediatric Orthopedics
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease
    • Preoperative Examination & Surgical Management
    • Renal Disease I
    • Renal Disease II
    • Selected Issues in Women’s Health
    • Sports Medicine
    • STI’s, Vaginitis, & Vaginosis
    • The Major Arthritides
    • The Surgical Abdomen
    • Unique Geriatric Pharmacologic Issues
    • Urologic Problems
    • Well-Child Care & Adolescent Issues

    Registration Fees

      AAFP Member Student or Resident Other Health Care Professional Nonmember
    Early Bird
    (ends February 8)
    $1,235 $915 $1,235 $1,875
    Standard $1,385 $1,065 $1,385 $2,025

    Note: a downloadable syllabus is included with registration. A printed syllabus is not available for purchase.


    David Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, course chair

    Janalynn Beste, MD, FAAFP
    Russell Blackwelder, MD, MDiv, CMD
    Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP
    Jonathon Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP
    Joseph Garry, MD, FACSM, FAAFP
    Benjamin Gilmer, MD, MS
    Teresa Holt, MD
    Dana King, MD, MS, FAAFP
    Gary Levine, MD, FAAFP
    Stanley Oakley, MD, DLFAPA
    Belinda Vail, MD, FAAFP

    Livestream Questions

    What should I expect after I register for livestream? 

    You will receive an email from ON Services, our streaming provider, the day before the course begins, with the link to access the livestream and course resources which include access to PDFs of presentations. ON Services will also send reminder emails each day.

    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 December 1, 2021. These archive sessions will have CME credit and will be reported as enduring not live credit.

    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, Tuesday, February 23, 2021.

    CME Credit Statement

    The AAFP has reviewed AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express and deemed it acceptable for up to 29.25 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 2/18/2021-2/21/2021. 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 Online Only, Live for a maximum of 29.25 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.
    View more credit agreements.

    Can't attend live?

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