• Family-Centered Maternity Care Livestream

    Save the Date!

    Registration and additional information about the course will be available soon.

    Wednesday, August 18 - Saturday, August 21

    • Attend the full course or choose from half-day sessions.
    • Stream on any device.
    • Register by August 8 to save up to $120.

    Get the latest evidence-based, in-depth information on maternity care you need, conveniently delivered to wherever you are via AAFP’s Livestream experience.

    Earn CME, connect with experts, and improve patient care—all in just a few days.

    Family-Centered Maternity Care offers everything you need to stay current in your practice. Learn the latest information about the common issues you encounter daily, including coronavirus, labor induction, opioid and alcohol use, breastfeeding, racial disparities, and more.

    Earn up to 24 Prescribed credits when attending all the sessions.

    Learning Objectives

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

    • Assess patients for common clinical problems seen in maternity care, centered on the family.
    • Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose and treat common conditions related to maternity care.
    • Prepare plans to address emerging public health topics that patients may present with and address concerns.


    The times listed below are central time.

    Session #1: Wednesday morning, August 18
    7:55 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. CT

    Session #2: Wednesday afternoon, August 18
    1:10 - 5:30 p.m. CT

    Session #3: Thursday morning, August 19
    7:55 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. CT

    Session #4: Thursday afternoon, August 19
    1:10 - 5:30 p.m. CT

    Session #5: Friday morning, August 20
    7:55 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. CT

    No Friday afternoon session.

    Session #6: Saturday morning, August 21
    7:55 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. CT

    The times listed above are central time.

    Note: Session information is subject to change.

    Fee Per Session

      AAFP Member New Physician Student or Resident Other Health Care Professional Nonmember
    Early Bird
    (ends August 8)
    $149 $139 $109 $189 $189
    Standard $169 $159 $129 $209 $209

    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 one hour before the start of each day's sessions that you have registered for.

    What are the system requirements for the livestream?

    For ideal viewing and participation, you should have access to the following:

    • Computer with the minimum specifications of either Mac OS X 10.6 or Windows 7 with latest updates installed and 4 GB of RAM
    • Firefox 1.1+, Internet Explorer 10.0+, Safari 1.0+, Edge, Chrome, and Opera (please note they are not compatible with Opera Mini). They recommend upgrading your browser whenever possible.
    • High speed internet connection with a minimum and consistent internet download speed of 3 Mbps or faster. Speed tests can be tested through the website www.speedtest.net.
    • Also compatible with iOS (Apple) and Android based tablets and smartphones.

    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 you have registered for approximately two weeks after the streaming course. You will have unlimited access to these sessions for six months after the course. 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, Monday, August 23, 2021.

    CME Credit Statement

    Participants should report CME credit only for the sessions they have registered for and completed.

    The AAFP has reviewed Family-Centered Maternity Care Livestream and deemed it acceptable for up to 24 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 8/18/2021 to 8/21/2021. 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 24 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.