Monday, October 8, 2018 | New Orleans, LA

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 October 8, 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.

A limited number of spaces are available for individuals who complete the Instructor Course at this location to be immediately observed teaching in the ALSO Provider Course the very next day. This will expedite advancement to Approved Instructor completion status. If interested, please contact Robyn Brumble, ALSO Program Manager, at rbrumble@aafp.org.

Attend ALSO Instructor Course

Monday, October 8, 2018
7:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


New Orleans, LA
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center


REGISTRATION: $650

Current ALSO Provider status as of October 8, 2018, is required to attend this course.

To register by fax or mail, download the registration form.(1 page PDF)

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Hotel Information

The course will take place at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center during AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX) annual meeting. You do not need to be registered for AAFP FMX in order to attend this course.

A list of FMX hotels will be available in March.

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CME Credit Statement

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

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More CME in New Orleans

Additional activities offered at this location:

Separate registration and fee required.

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