AAFP Family Medicine
Board Review Express® Live Course

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Prepare to Pass Your ABFM Exam

Experience a comprehensive family medicine board review when you attend this dynamic 3-1/2 day live course.

Held throughout the year in terrific locations around the country, AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express offers an in-depth review presented by Board-certified physicians.

When you attend, you will benefit from:

  • An in-depth review of 14 body system categories, population-based care, and patient-based systems reflecting with the blueprint of the ABFM exam. View topics »
  • 48 presentations, 30-45 minutes each, delivered by Board-certified family physicians
  • 200+ case studies
  • 300+ Board-style questions
  • An interactive question/response format to help you gauge your learning and identify knowledge gaps
  • Valuable Q&A sessions with Board-certified physicians
  • Bonus session: "Guide for ABFM Exam Preparation" covering key test-taking strategies
  • Complimentary online access to the Board Review Self-Study Package

Free Familly Medicine Board Review Self-Study Package

Keep on learning long after your Board Review Express course is over. Receive complimentary online access to the Board Review Self-Study Package ($795 value for AAFP members) upon your first day of attendance at the live course. Gain access to an additional 100+ case studies, 200+ Board-style questions and more. Earn up to 80.25 AAFP Prescribed credits when you attend the live course (28.25 credits) and complete the self-study package (52 credits). See additional information.

Join your peers and discover why so many family physicians choose to attend AAFP's Family Medicine Board Review Express course to prepare to pass the ABFM Board exam. 

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January 25-28, 2018

San Diego (La Jolla), CA
Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine


February 7-10, 2018

St. Louis, MO
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch


February 21-24, 2018

Cleveland, OH
Renaissance Cleveland


March 8-11, 2018

Baltimore, MD
Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor


Family Medicine Board Review Express Topics

Created by and for family physicians, information presented on each topic and subtopic area is geared toward the practice of family medicine.

IntroductionCardiologyCommunity Medicine
  • Test-taking Strategies
  • ACS and Hyperlipidemia
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Managing Dysrhythmias
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
Community Medicine:
  • Health Promotion and Screening
  • Epidemiology
DermatologyEmergency and Urgent CareEndocrinology
  • Managing Common Cutaneous Conditions, Part 1
  • Managing Common Cutaneous Conditions, Part 2
Emergency and Urgent Care:
  • Trauma and Wound Care
  • Bites, Stings, and Other Emergency Things
  • Endocrine Disease: Practical, Evidence-Based, Clinical Pointers
  • Diabetes: Treatment and Complications
  • Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
  • Review of the Diseases of the Upper GI Tract
  • Review of the Diseases of the Lower GI Tract
  • Acute and Chronic Cognitive Impairment
  • Common Issues in the Elderly, Part 1
  • Common Issues in the Elderly, Part 2
  • Unique Geriatric Pharmacologic Issues
  • Challenging Issues in Hematology
Infectious DiseaseNephrologyNeurology
Infectious Disease:
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections, Vaginitis, and Vaginosis
  • Fever and Infectious Disease in Children
  • Renal Disease, Part 1
  • Renal Disease, Part 2
  • Common Neurological Disorders
  • Acute CVA and TIA
Obstetrics and GynecologyOrthopedicsOtolaryngology
Obstetrics and Gynecology:
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Maternity Care, Part 1
  • Maternity Care, Part 2
  • Selected Issues in Women's Health: Contraception, Infertility, Cancer
  • Fractures and Fracture Care
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine: Common Orthopedics Problems in Family Medicine
  • Pediatric Orthopedics: A Clinical Review
  • Sports Medicine for the Family Medicine Physician
  • Common ENT Problems
Pain ManagementPediatricsPsychiatry
Pain Management:
  • Management of Chronic Pain
  • Common Newborn Issues
  • Well-Child Care and Adolescent Health Issues
  • Behavioral Medicine I: Major Depression in Adults and Special Populations
  • Behavioral Medicine II: Bipolar and Anxiety Disorders
  • Behavioral Medicine III: ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, and OCD
Pulmonary MedicineRheumatologySurgery
Pulmonary Medicine:
  • Adult Pulmonary Infections
  • Asthma: Pediatric and Adult
  • COPD, Lung Cancer, OSA
  • The Major Arthritides: Practical, Evidence-Based Clinical Pointers
  • General Surgery I: Preoperative Examination and Surgical Management
  • General Surgery II: The Surgical Abdomen
  • Urologic Problems: Practical, Evidence-Based Clinical Pointers



Note: Topics subject to change.


You may purchase the Board Review Self-Study Package (Online Access or Flash Drive Combo set or DVD Combo set) at any time after registering for the Board Review Express live course and you will receive a refund in the amount of the Online Access set based on your member status at the time of purchase upon attending the first day of the live course.

Note: If you should purchase the flash drive multimedia only or DVD multimedia only sets, your Board Review Self-Study Package will be automatically upgraded to a Flash Drive or DVD Combo Set (which includes online access) upon attending the first day of the live course and your refund will be based on the price of that combo set price less the price of the online access set based on your member status.