Wednesday, September 26 - Saturday, September 29, 2018 | Tampa/St Petersburg (Clearwater Beach), FL

Care of Chronic Conditions Live Course

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Course Details

Attend Care of
Chronic Conditions

Wednesday, September 26 - Saturday, September 29, 2018

Tampa/St Petersburg (Clearwater Beach), FL
Sheraton Sand Key Resort

August 27, 2018.



Registration Fees

AAFP Member
Early Bird    $795
Standard     $895

New Physicians
Early Bird     $745
Standard      $845

Student or Resident
Early Bird    $545
Standard     $645

Allied Health
Early Bird     $795
Standard      $895

Early Bird     $1,095
Standard      $1,195


Earning CME Credit

Approved for up to 25.5 AAFP Prescribed credits. Credits include clinical procedural workshops. View CME credit statements»

Learning Objectives

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

  • Prepare effective plans to diagnose, treat and manage chronic diseases.
  • Formulate strategies to educate and counsel patients on behavior modification of factors such as nutrition, physical activity, smoking and alcohol use.
  • Utilize strategies to help patients overcome barriers to change in relation to chronic diseases, including cultural competency, literacy skills and access to services or care.
  • Implement tools to manage chronic care in practice and help patients control chronic illnesses, which may include practice transformation and/or quality improvement activities.

Event Schedule

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 : MorningRegistration/Hot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 : NoonLunch on Your Own
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 : AfternoonGeneral Sessions
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Thursday, September 27, 2018: MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Thursday, September 27, 2018: NoonLunch on Your Own
Thursday, September 27, 2018: AfternoonClinical Procedural Workshops*
Friday, September 28, 2018
Friday, September 28, 2018 : MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Friday, September 28, 2018 : NoonLunch on Your Own
Friday, September 28, 2018 : AfternoonClinical Procedural Workshops*
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Saturday, September 29, 2018 : MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Saturday, September 29, 2018 : NoonCourse Adjourns

*Separate registration and fee required.
Note: Times are subject to change.

Clinical Procedural Workshops

Clinical procedural workshop sessions will be available two afternoons during the course. Separate registration and fee required to attend a workshop. Topics and times will be announced when they are confirmed.

Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the syllabus and other on-site resources one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. A limited number of syllabuses will be available for purchase on site. Additional information will be provided by email after you register.

Hotel Information

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

Sheraton Sand Key Resort(
1160 Gulf Blvd
Clearwater Beach, FL 33767
Phone: (800) 456-7263

Rate: $165 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- August 27, 2018

AAFP CME Courses in Clearwater, FL

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 made after August 27, 2017, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Sheraton Sand Key Resort guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, Care of Chronic Conditions, with a beginning date of September 26, 2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.5 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 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. 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.
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