Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | Jacksonville, FL

ALSO® Instructor Course

Learn how to provide an interactive learning experience for ALSO Provider course participants in order to assist them in obtaining the knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage potential emergencies during pregnancy.

Current ALSO Provider status as of September 12, 2018, is required to attend this course.

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

  • Discuss educational tools that can be used when giving feedback to ALSO® course participants.
  • Describe how to assist participants in dealing with questions and conflicts that can occur during the workstations.
  • Demonstrate teaching capabilities by providing hands-on role-play utilizing maternal-fetal mannequins along with timely feedback in order to adapt teaching methods to various situations.
  • Demonstrate the ability to facilitate group discussion, as well as consider ways to implement faculty and learner feedback to enhance the educational experience.

Furthermore, upon successful completion of this course, learners will be designated as ALSO Instructor Candidates. Instructor Candidates are required to:

  • Be observed by an Advisory Faculty teaching in one ALSO Provider Course within 1 year of their Instructor Course date.
  • Have the Advisory Faculty of that course recommend your status be changed from ALSO Instructor Candidate to ALSO Approved Instructor.

Attend ALSO Instructor Course

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront
Jacksonville, FL


Registration is now closed.
On-site registration will not be available.


Current ALSO Provider status as of September 12, 2018, is required to attend this course.

Cancellation Policy: The registration fee will be refunded minus $150.

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Hotel Information

The following hotel is available for accommodations during this course. Contact the hotel to make arrangements for your stay.

Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront(aws.passkey.com)
225 East Coastline Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: (800) 233-1234 

Rate: $155 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- August 13, 2018

Note: A limited number of rooms at the discounted group rate are available for conference registrants on a first-come, first-served basis, and cannot be guaranteed by the AAFP. 

ABOUT HOTEL RESERVATIONS
  • Reservations include complimentary internet access in guest room, access to fitness center, and parking discount.
  • Reservations made after August 13, 2018, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to scheduled arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, ALSO Instructor Course, with a beginning date of 9/12/18, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.50 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. 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.

Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) MOC standards now allow participation in ABOG-approved Simulation Courses to meet the annual Improvement in Medical Practice (Part IV) MOC requirement. This course has been approved to meet ABOG Improvement in Medical Practice requirements for 2016-2018. Please review the 2016 MOC Bulletin(www.abog.org) for further information. 

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Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO®) offers the knowledge and skills needed by maternity care providers to effectively manage emergencies during pregnancy.

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