Family physicians are often at the forefront of travel medicine.
Expand your knowledge in counseling families journeying with young children, patients planning to engage in adventure travel, or those having special needs or preexisting medical conditions. Plus, bridge any knowledge gaps in tropical medicine, travel immunizations, and immigrant and refugee health.
This activity is strongly case-based/problem-based and emphasizes travel consultations at the domestic family medicine practice. Learn practical guidance on travel risk stratification, disease prevention, and seeking care while abroad.
Earn up to 12.5 CME credits, connect with experts, and improve patient care—all in just a couple of days.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
The times listed below are central time.
Download the complete schedule, which includes session times, topics, and faculty.
Friday, March 19
8:00 - 11:45 a.m. CT - Pre-Travel
12:30 - 3:50 p.m. CT - Travel Illness
Saturday, March 20
8:00 - 11:50 a.m. CT - Special Population
1:00 - 3:50 p.m. CT - Special Considerations
Note: topics are subject to change.
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(ends March 9)
*If you are residing or practicing in a low-income country (LIC) or middle-income country (MIC), you may qualify for a discounted $195 registration fee. Please email your name and institution to Alex Ivanov at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive your discount code. This discount code can be added to your online registration and $195 will appear in your cart.
Mark Huntington, MD, PhD, FAAFP, course chair
Brent Burket, MD
Jeff Hall, MD, FAAFP
Chris Sanford, MD, MPH, DTMH
Mark Shaffer, MD
Martha Sommers, MD
Ben Silverberg, MD, MSc, FAAFP, FCUCM
Calvin Wilson, MD
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:
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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 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?
What if I'm not satisfied with the livestream experience?
Please contact the AAFP Member Resource Center at (800) 274-2237 or email@example.com no later than 5 p.m. CT, Monday, March 22, 2021.
The AAFP has reviewed AAFP Travel Medicine Course and deemed it acceptable for up to 12.5 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 3/19/2021-3/20/2021. 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 12.5 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.
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