• Musculoskeletal Medicine
    Livestream

    Wednesday, February 16 - Saturday, February 19

    • CME with an osteopathic focus
    • DO and MD faculty
    • 27.75 AAFP Prescribed credits
    • 21.25 AOA Category 1-A credits

    Stream from any device, anywhere you are. Save $100 when you register by February 6.

    Already registered? You may edit your registration anytime.

    Female physician looking at male patient's shoulder

    Note: Musculoskeletal Medicine is offered as an immersive 3 ½ day course.

    Enhance your patient care offerings with this livestream CME course focused on range of motion, stability, and other musculoskeletal conditions.

    Expert faculty from osteopathic and medical fields help you enhance your diagnostic skills and tap into new ways to treat common joint and soft-tissue injuries and diseases.

    Topics include:

    • Chronic and acute joint pain
    • Spine conditions
    • Imaging modalities
    • Pediatric development issues
    • Sports injuries
    • Orthobiologics
    • Problem-based learning sessions
       

    Enhanced Learning

    Additional fees apply. 

    Clinical procedure workshops:

    • Introduction to Osteopathic Manual Manipulation
    • OMT Applications: Advanced Content with Clinical Cases
       

    Optional session:

    • Musculoskeletal Radiology Rounds
       

    CME Credit

    The AAFP has reviewed Musculoskeletal Medicine and deemed it acceptable for up to 27.75 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of approval is from 2/16/2022 to 2/19/2022. 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 27.75 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.

    Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within the activity.

    AOA Credit
    Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 21.25 AOA Category 1-A CME Credits, and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation.

    If you are an AOA member, please include your AOA number at the bottom of the first page when registering for this course. AAFP will report your AOA Category 1-A CME credits to AOA for you.

    Learning Objectives

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

    • Assess injured bones or soft tissue to determine the stage and severity of the injury.
    • Identify appropriate examination techniques, including range of motion, stability, bone alignment and
      assessment of soft tissue swelling/masses.
    • Evaluate and diagnose common musculoskeletal conditions and diseases.
    • Prepare evidence-based treatment recommendations for patients with musculoskeletal injuries and disorders including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies.
    • Counsel patients who participate in organized sports or rigorous athletics on injury avoidance and use of protective gear.

    The times listed are in central time.

    Wednesday, February 16
    7:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CT - Sessions
    12:30 - 1:45 p.m. CT - Lunch Break
    1:45 - 6:00 p.m. CT - Sessions

    Thursday, February 17
    7:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CT - Sessions
    12:30 - 1:45 p.m. CT - Lunch Break/Adjourn
    1:45 - 3:45 p.m. CT - Clinical Procedure Workshop*
    1:45 - 4:45 p.m. CT - Optional Session*

    Friday, February 18
    7:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CT - Sessions
    12:30 - 1:45 p.m. CT - Lunch Break/Adjourn
    1:45 - 3:45 p.m. CT - Clinical Procedure Workshop*

    Saturday, February 19
    7:40 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. CT - Sessions
    1:15 p.m. - Course Adjourns


    *Separate registration and fee required.
    Note: Times are subject to change.

    Topics

    Topics are subject to change

    • Acute Knee Pain
    • Acute Shoulder Pain
    • Cervical Spine Conditions
    • Chronic Knee Pain
    • Chronic Pain Syndrome
    • Chronic Shoulder Pain
    • Common Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Injuries
    • Elbow and Wrist Pain: A Flick, a Twist and a Fall
    • Evaluation and Management of Acute Ankle Pain and Injuries
    • Evaluation and Management of Acute Foot Pain and Injuries
    • Hand and Finger Conditions
    • Gout and Pseudogout: The Inflammatory Crystal
       

    PBL - Problem-based Learning
    *Separate registration and fee required.

    • Hip Pain
    • Integrative Medicine
    • Introduction to Osteopathic Manual Manipulation*
    • Lumbar Spine Conditions
    • Musculoskeletal Imaging Modalities
    • Musculoskeletal Radiology Rounds*
    • OMT Applications: Advanced Content with Clinical Cases*
    • Orthobiologics and Injectables for Common MSK Conditions
    • Osteoarthritis in the Old and Young
    • Pediatric Developmental Musculoskeletal Concerns
    • PBL: Musculoskeletal Clinical Case Considerations
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis and Mimics
       

    Registration Fee*
     

      AAFP Member New Physician Student or Resident Other Health Care Professional Nonmember
    Early Bird
    (ends Feb 6)
    $745 $695 $555 $965 $965
    Standard $845 $795 $655 $1,065 $1,065

     

    *Additional fee for the clinical procedure workshop and optional sessions.

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


    Invited Faculty

    Gautam J. Desai, DO, FACOFP dist., co-chair
    Professor and Chair, Department of Primary Care, Kansas City University, Kansas City, MO

    Deepak S. Patel, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, CIC, co-chair
    Director of Sports Medicine, Rush-Copley Family Medicine Residency, Aurora, Illinois; Assistant Professor, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois; Medical Director, Rush-Copley Sports Medicine, Aurora, Illinois; Family Medicine and Sports Medicine, Yorkville Primary Care, Yorkville, Illinois

    Suraj Achar, MD, FAAFP
    Professor Department of Family Medicine, University of California School of Medicine

    Fred H. Brennan, Jr., DO, FAQSM, FAAFP, FACSM, FAMSSM
    Assistant Director, University of South Florida/BayCare Family Medicine Residency and Sports Medicine Fellowship Programs; Associate Professor, University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Clearwater, Florida; Team Physician, NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers and MLB Toronto Blue Jays

    Naomi R. Clancy, MD, FAAFP
    Associate Medical Director of Family Medicine at Gila Health Resources in Morenci, AZ; Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, Community, and Preventative Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix; Chair of the AAFP Rural Health Member Interest Group

    Nathan Falk, MD, MBA, CAQSM, CPE, FAAFP
    Nate Falk, MD, MBA, CAQSM, CPE, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Family and Sports Medicine Physician, Founding Family Medicine Residency Program Director, Florida State University, Winter Haven, FL

    Jarrod Harrall, DO
    Team Physician – United States Olympic and Paralympic Training Center – Colorado Springs.  Assistant Professor Human Physiology and Nutrition, University of Colorado – Colorado Springs, Colorado

    Michael J. Petrizzi, MD, FAAFP, CAQSM

    Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Population Health, Virginia Commonwealth University; Private Practice, Hanover Family Physicians, Richmond, Virginia; Team Physician Atlee High School

    Siobhan M. Statuta, MD, FACSM
    Director- Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship; Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Team Physician, UVA Sports Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia

    Velyn Wu, MD, FAAFP, CAQSM
    Associate Program Director, Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Florida Family Medicine Residency Program

     

    Clinical Procedure Workshops/Optional Sessions

    Separate registration and fee are required to attend a session. Select a session during online registration.

    Session #1
    OMT Applications:  Advanced Content with Clinical Cases
    Clinical Procedure Workshop
    Thursday, February 17, 1:45 - 3:45 p.m. CT
    Jarrod Harrall, DO
    $160
    2 credits

    • Consider how the concept of qi (chi) and acupuncture may impact overall effective treatment for patients with pain to improve their quality of life.
    • Analyze the indications and contraindications for acupuncture.
    • Identify anatomical locations for the bladder meridian to maximize efficacy of treatment.
    • Observe proper placement of auricular needles and demonstrate placement of needles into a practice receptacle.
    • Demonstrate the use of observation, postural evaluation and palpation skills in assessment of patients with chronic pain.
    • Practice basic manipulation techniques, and understand their application and contraindications.
       

    Session #2
    Musculoskeletal Radiology Rounds
    Optional Session
    Thursday, February 17, 1:45 - 4:45 p.m. CT
    Deepak S. Patel, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, CIC
    $240
    3 credits

    • Utilize patient cases to review imaging modalities of sports medicine patients.
    • Differentiate musculoskeletal imaging abnormalities from normal variants.
    • Identify musculoskeletal pathology on radiographs, CT, MRI, and ultrasound.
       

    Session #3
    Introduction to Osteopathic Manual Manipulation
    Clinical Procedure Workshop
    Friday, February 18, 1:45 - 3:45 p.m. CT
    Gautam Desai, DO and Jarrod Harrall, DO
    $160
    2 credits

    • Identify conditions for which OMT may provide benefit.
    • Explain billing and coding requirements for OMT.
    • Demonstrate basic skills involved with the application of OMT for common musculoskeletal conditions.
    • Consider a plan to implement OMT into clinical practice.
       

    Livestream Questions

    What should I expect after I register for livestream? 
    You will receive an email from ON Services, our streaming provider, the Friday 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.

    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 access to the archived recordings of the sessions you have registered for within approximately two weeks. You will have unlimited access to these sessions for six months after the course. CME credit will not be offered.

    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, February 21, 2022.

    CME Credit Statements

    The AAFP has reviewed Musculoskeletal Medicine and deemed it acceptable for up to 27.75 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of approval is from 2/16/2022 to 2/19/2022. 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 27.75 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.

    Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within the activity.
     


    AOA members, please include your AOA number at the bottom of the first page when registering for this course. AAFP will report the following credit to AOA for you.

    Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 21.25 AOA Category 1-A CME Credits, and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation.

    Grievance Policy:
    All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance. Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director at 1423 Randy Lane, Jefferson City, MO  65101, who will then forward said grievance to the Education & Convention Committee. All grievances will receive an initial response in writing within 30 days of receipt.  If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, then they can then submit a complaint in writing to the Bureau of Osteopathic Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.

    Already registered? You may edit your registration anytime.