Thursday, February 6 - Sunday, February 9, 2020

AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express® Livestream

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AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express
Livestream

February 6-9, 2020

Livestream in central time.

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Registration Fees

AAFP Member
Early Bird    $1,235
Standard     $1,385

Student or Resident
Early Bird    $915
Standard     $1,065

Allied Health
Early Bird     $1,235
Standard      $1,385

Nonmember
Early Bird     $1,875
Standard      $2,025

 

Early bird ends January 8.

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Stay Current and Prepare for the ABFM Exam

This learning opportunity has the same great price as the live course, but with all the conveniences of your home or office! Save on travel, hotel, and meal expenses, and engage in the AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Express livestream course.

Designed by and for family physicians, this course reflects the blueprint of the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) exam. The in-depth review covers the evidence-based principles and medical guidelines of family medicine focuses on 14 body system categories, population-based care, and patient-based systems.

Get everything you need to pass your ABFM Board exam in three-and-a-half days:

  • Quick 30- to 45-minute presentations and post-tests (including 175+ case studies and 500+ Board-style questions) by Board-certified physicians
  • Interactive opportunities to compare responses and identify knowledge gaps
  • Q&A sessions
  • Bonus session: “Guide for Exam Preparation”
  • Free online access to the AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Self-Study Package

Free Board Review Self-Study Package

[Board Review Self-Study - Digital]

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.

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 80.25 AAFP Prescribed credits. View CME credit statement »


Learning Objectives

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

  • Demonstrate an understanding of common clinical problems seen in family medicine.
  • Analyze your training needs on conditions or elements within specific body systems, as defined by the ABFM.
  • Outline effective test-taking strategies to prepare for the ABFM exam.

Live Streaming Schedule

Below is a sample schedule for the course:
(All times are Central Time)

Thursday, February 6 
8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Presentations
1:15 - 6:00 p.m.Presentations
Friday, February 7 
8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Presentations
1:15 - 6:00 p.m.Presentations
Saturday, February 8 
8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Presentations
1:15 - 6:00 p.m.Presentations
Sunday, February 9 
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Presentations

Note: Times are subject to change.


Course Topics by Subcategory

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

Note: Topics are subject to change.


Course Materials

Registration includes online access to everthing you need for the course a week before the course.  

You may purchase a copy of the printed syllabus for $135 (includes shipping and handling) until 12 p.m. (CT) on Friday, January 31, 2020. This deadline is necessary to get the syllabus to you by no later than the end of day on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. If a syllabus is ordered after this deadline, we cannot guarentee you will receive the syllabus in time of the course.


Online Streaming Questions

What should I expect after I register for livestream? 

Initially, you will receive a confirmation email with the exact dates and times of the livestream course.

Starting a week before the course, you will receive reminder emails that contains everything necessary for you to participate in the livestream course.

What are the system requirements for the livestream?

For ideal viewing and participation, the learner should have access to the following:

  • Adobe Flash Plug-in
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, or Safari
  • High speed internet connection
  • Also compatible with iOS (Apple) and Android based tablets and smartphones

Will the live session be recorded?

No. The live event will be streaming in real-time. However, those who purchase access to this live streaming event will have online access to the AAFP Board Review Self-Study Package.

When will I receive online access to the AAFP Board Review Self-Study Package?

You will receive access the afternoon of the first day of the course. An email will be sent to you with access information.

How long will I have online access to the AAFP Board Review Self-Study Package?

Until July 31, 2021 when CME credit expires.

What if I want to cancel my livestream registration?

Standard AAFP live course cancellation policies still apply.

What if I'm not satisfied with the livestream course experience?

Please contact the AAFP at (800) 274-2237 or aafp@aafp.org no later than 5 p.m. CT, Monday, February 10, 2020.


CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, Family Medicine Board Review Express™, with a beginning date of February 6, 2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 28.25 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.

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 live activity for a maximum of 28.25 AMAPRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Enduring Material activity, AAFP Family Medicine Board Review Self-Study Package 13th Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 46 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins August 1, 2018. Term of approval is for three years from this date. 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 enduring material activity for a maximum of 46 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Family Medicine Board Review Webcast Series – 1 credit per activity/up to 6 activities possible

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.


You may purchase the Board Review Self-Study package any time after registering for the Board Review Express live course and be eligible to receive a refund. Please contact the AAFP at (800) 274-2237 or email for more details.