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Stay Dialed In on the Fight for Family Medicine
AAFP Digital Assistant Pilot Opportunities Available
Family Medicine Update Self-Study Package
Stay current in your practice with applicable-to-practice family medicine topics and immediately impact patient care.
Skin Conditions and Diseases Self-Study Package - 4th Edition
Learn best practices and cutting-edge techniques in disease management for patients with common and chronic skin problems.
Care of Chronic Conditions Self-Study Package - 4th Edition
Gain a wide-ranging overview of family medicine-specific content related to chronic conditions.
Family-Centered Maternity Care<br> Self-Study Package - 9th Edition
Enhance your ability to understand, diagnose, and treat common clinical problems in maternity care you see every day.
Neurology and Behavioral Health Self-Study Package
Stay current in your practice with up-to-date strategies for your patients with neurological and behavioral health conditions.
Travel Medicine Course - Self-Study
Become better informed about guidance and recognize travel-related diseases and risks as you treat your patients.
FMX On Demand
Access the most popular sessions from the 2020 AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX) virtual event anytime, anywhere. Earn enduring AAFP Prescribed credits.
American Family Physician
American Family Physician is a semi-monthly, peer-reviewed journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Get information about subscription rates.
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Authoritative, ad-free, peer-reviewed, monthly monographs following a three-year clinical topic cycle. Earn up to 60 CME credits with an annual subscription. In print, online, and AAFP app access.
FP Comprehensive™ 2021
Identify knowledge gaps by reviewing the fundamentals of family medicine or preparing for the ABFM exam. Features practice tests, customizable exams, and 1,200 questions listed by body system.
AAFP Family Medicine Board Review<br>Self-Study Package
Stay current and prepare for the ABFM board exam in all aspects of family medicine with this interactive, in-depth review.
Longitudinal Assessment Self-Study Package
Prepare for long-term success with your all-in-one FMCLA companion.
The AAFP’s peer-reviewed practice enhancement journal offers practical ideas for better practice, better patient care, and a better work life for family physicians.
Family Medicine Board Review Questions
Prepare for your ABFM Board exam with questions that correspond to the exam topics. Learn from question explanations and earn CME credit.
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Mobile App, Online
Emergency and Urgent Care Self-Study Package
Refine your emergency care skills on topics that include syncope, assessment of acutely ill elderly patients, and acute pain management.
Residency Leadership Summit On Demand Library
Access AAFP's Residency Leadership Summit 2021 On Demand Online Library and earn CME credit.
Improve care among your patient panel with this online, multi-activity education on diabetes, that helps satisfy your ABFM Performance Improvement Activities requirement.
Improve patient care with this online, multi-activity education on dyslipidemia, that helps satisfy your ABFM Performance Improvement Activities requirement.
Improve care among your patient panel with this online, multi-activity education on hypertension, that helps satisfy your ABFM Performance Improvement Activities requirement.
Musculoskeletal and Sports Care Self-Study Package - 10th Edition
Boost your ability to evaluate the stage and severity of sport injuries and diversify your physical examination techniques.
Women's Health Self-Study Package
Enhance your ability to develop evaluation and treatment plans for every woman you treat.
Adult Medicine Self-Study Package
Enhance the care you deliver with the very latest evidence-based information on a broad scope of adult medicine conditions.
Rural Health Self-Study Package
Get the latest evidence-based guidelines in a range of topics pertinent to rural family medicine practice.
Care of Cardiovascular Conditions <br>Self-Study Package - 2nd Edition
Learn best practices on relevant clinical topics, including smoking cessation strategies, sleep apnea, heart disease, and more.
Geriatric Medicine Self-Study Package
Improve management and treatment decisions while enhancing your ability to develop evaluation and treatment plans for your geriatric patients.
Child and Adolescent Health Self-Study Package - 12th Edition
Grow your pediatric medicine skills and advance the level of care you deliver to your youngest patients.
AAFP Virtual Town Hall COVID-19 On Demand
Watch AAFP's Virtual Town Hall on COVID-19 sessions anytime, anywhere on demand. Hear the latest updates on the COVID-19 pandemic.
Use PROMs as evidence-based interventions to improve patient engagement, physician-patient communication, and quality of care in this interactive online activity.
Addressing Cost of Medications
Use team-based strategies to address medication costs with patients in this PICME activity.
Fulfill a Performance Improvement Activity of the ABFM's Family Medicine Certification requirement through a streamlined method of evaluating and strengthening your practice functions and systems. Select from topics including: Asthma and Hypertension.
AAFP COVID-19 CME Webinar Series On Demand
Watch AAFP’s CME webinar series on COVID-19 anytime, anywhere on demand. Get the latest clinical topic updates and perspectives with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic crisis.
Global Health Summit Self-Study Package
Learn from global health advocates from sessions at the 2020 AAFP Global Health Summit.
Hospice and Palliative Care Self-Study Package
Explore key hospice and palliative care topics that impact your patients as the aging population in the U.S. increases.
Caring for LGBTQ+ Patients
Listen to 98 minutes of guidance on caring for and connecting with LGBTQ+ patients.
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Communicating Effectively With Patients
This audiobook provides best practices for improving physician-patient conversations.
Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) Series
Learn how CGM technology can improve glycemic control & reduce glycemic events with this multi-activity series.
Suturing Techniques Procedural Self-Study Package
Perform the most common suturing techniques with this easy-to-navigate procedural skills online activity.
Addressing Behavioral Health During COVID-19
Help your patients struggling with mental health concerns during COVID-19 with this free multi-activity CME program.
Migraine Learning Center
This is a free online activity made available from myCME.
<i>SCOPE</i> of Pain: Opioid Prescribing Education
This is a free podcast made available from myCME.
Musculoskeletal Examination Self-Study Package - Edition 2.3
Learn to assess and treat injured upper and lower extremities with this easy-to-navigate procedural skills activity.
AAFP TIPS: Agenda Setting
Learn the importance of implementing patient visit agenda setting in clinical practice with these free interactive self-study courses and tools.
AAFP TIPS: Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Learn about CGM, identify which patients may benefit, evaluate patient technology-readiness, and access numerous resources.
AAFP TIPS: Team Documentation
Learn how to build a business case for team documentation and identify steps to implement it in your practice.
Joint Injections and Aspiration Self-Study Package - Edition 2.3
Learn the most common joint injections and aspiration performed in a family practice setting.
Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Procedural Self-Study Package
Apply techniques and therapy approaches with this easy-to-navigate procedural skills online activity.
Landscape of Cardiac Imaging
Nail Procedures Self-Study Package
Demonstrate proficiency in nail procedures with this easy-to-navigate procedural skills online activity.
Reducing the Drivers of Burnout
Learn how to use the principles of Lean transformation to reduce the drivers of physician burnout in the clinical workplace.
Splinting, Wrapping, Casting, and Taping Procedural Self-Study Package
Determine the most effective mechanism for treatment with this easy-to-navigate procedural skills activity.
Achieving the Quadruple AIM
Learn how team-based care can help you achieve the quadruple aim with this CME online activity.
COVID-19 Applied Cases: Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Patients
Care for your symptomatic and asymptomatic patients by applying current COVID-19 pandemic guidelines, protocols, and review resources (CDC, WHO, and AAFP) in this free CME online activity.
AAFP TIPS: Empanelment
Learn about the importance of patient panels and how to create them for physicians and care teams.
AAFP TIPS: Quality Improvement
Explore the benefits, concepts, and steps for quality improvement that can enhance the care you provide.
AAFP TIPS: Standing Orders
Learn how to initiate a Standing Orders quality improvement project in your practice to improve clinical efficiency.
AAFP Virtual Town Hall: The Public Health Crisis of Racism On Demand
Understand how racial trauma impacts patient health and what you can do to address it for yourself and patients with this free on demand CME webcast.
Anal Cancer Screening
Understand the anoscopy procedure and learn how to screen individuals with an increased risk for anal cancer in this free online activity.
Be a Physician Leader in Health IT
Enhance your leadership skills as a health IT physician leader. Develop your leadership pathway. in this free CME.
Breast Implant Illness: What Do We Know?
COVID-19 Applied Cases: Mild, Moderate and Severe Symptoms
Apply current COVID-19 pandemic guidelines, protocols, and review resources (CDC, WHO, and AAFP) to care for your patients in your office in this free CME activity.
COVID-19: Maternity Care
Understand recent developments and research related to transplacental transmission from coronavirus disease, and risks for newborns, infants, and toddlers.
COVID-19: Physician Well-being in the Time of the Pandemic
Apply skills learned to alleviate the stress and cope with the trauma experienced while providing care to your patients in the time of a global pandemic.
COVID-19: Testing: Fundamental and Application to Practice
Review the current COVID-19 testing options, strategies and use of testing, and how they may be accessed in this free AAFP CME online activity.
COVID-19: Virus Recovery and Treatment
Learn from a recovered COVID-19 patient to help develop recovery and follow up treatment plans for your patients in this free AAFP CME online activity.
Direct Primary Care
Learn about the Direct Primary Care Model and get the resources to be successful with this model.
Evidence vs. Myth: Addressing Tobacco Cessation in Adults with Mental Illness
Learn ways to educate your patients with mental health conditions about the health risks of tobacco use, including utilizing motivational interviewing and creating individualized cessation plans.
Incorporating Lifestyle Medicine into Everyday Practice
Identify and implement strategies for lifestyle medicine into practice and patient care in this free online activity.
Management of Db & Prevention of CVD
Case 2: Key elements include, associations of diabetes, CVD, & DKD, with a focus on interventions & management in this free CME activity.
Managing Macrovascular Complications
Case 3: Key elements include, major risk factors for CAD, DKD, & HF in this free CME activity.
Pandemic Fundamentals: Detection and Response
Understand pandemics and their impact to clinics and communities in this free CME activity. It includes specific information for COVID-19 screening and testing.
Physician Leadership - Closing the Gender Gap
Examine the factors of the gender gap, apply strategies to reduce those gaps in this free CME session for members only.
Power to Heal: Medicare and the Civil Rights Movement
Learn about AAFP’s role in the establishment of Medicare during the civil rights movement.
Prediabetes & CV Risks: A Primary Call To Action
Case 1: Key elements include, epidemiology, risk factors, pathophysiology, complications, and treatment in this free CME activity.
Prostatic Urethral Lift: Minimally Invasive Technologies for Treating Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Due to BPH
This is a free webcast made available from Haymarket Medical Education.
Racism in Healthcare: Understanding
Understand and address racial inequities in the clinical setting with resources included in this free CME webcast.
Relaxation on the Run for Doctors and Patients: Stress Reduction for Busy People
Learn how distress impacts patient satisfaction, errors, and turnover. Apply techniques to minimize these distresses in this free CME.
Striving for Birth Equity
Learn how to advocate for legislation aimed to reduce racial disparities in maternal mortality and morbidity.
A Broken System: The AAFP Response
Learn how the AAFP is responding to the broken U.S. health care system and the many issues that affect physician well-being and cause burnout.
Breast Implant Illness: What’s the Evidence?
Burnout Impact on Physician Well-being
Learn how burnout is affecting family physicians in the U.S., the significant factors contributing to it, how it manifests in our daily lives.
COVID-19: Emerging Infectious Diseases with Emphasis on COVID-19
Learn what is known about COVID-19 as an infectious disease. Including current understanding of the epidemiology, risk factors for severe disease, surveillance and reporting, and population strategies to prevent spread.
COVID-19: Navigating Difficult Discussions
Apply the tools provided to help you manage and discuss difficult issues around death related to COVID-19 in this free AAFP CME online activity.
COVID-19: Providing Comprehensive Pediatric Care During COVID-19
Understand how to provide full spectrum care related to your pediatric patients in a safe way during a pandemic in this free online CME activity.
COVID-19 Applied Cases: Pregnancy and Pediatrics
Care for all of your obstetric, pediatric and breastfeeding patients by utilizing resources and applying current COVID-19 pandemic guidelines in this free CME online activity.
COVID-19: Isolation, Quarantining, Testing and Returning to Work for Patients and Clinicians
Hear recommendations for returning to a safe clinical work environment and managing testing with limited supply.
COVID-19: Special Populations and Demographic Connection
Understand the correlations between the African American population and severe cases of the COVID-19 disease in this free online CME activity.
COVID-19: Special Populations High Risk Individuals
Identify special populations at higher risk for contacting COVID-19 and review guidance that encourages protection in this free online CME activity.
Learn how to recognize your own implicit bias when counseling overweight patients in this free online activity.
Cannabinoids and Substance Misuse
Learn the current types of cannabis and differentiate between the effects of THC/CBD in this free online activity.
CBD: Patient Conversations
Understand the risks and benefits of using CBD in chronic pain treatment in this free online activity.
Identify tips and skills to improve communication with your patients via telehealth in this free online activity.
Vaping and eCigarettes
Learn vaping/ecigarette basics including screening & resources for youth/adult users in this free online activity.
Social Determinants of Health
This audiobook provides tips and resources on caring for patients across the social determinants spectrum.
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