Wednesday, April 22 - Saturday, April 25, 2020 | Las Vegas, NV

Emergency and Urgent Care Live Course

Register by March 22 to save $100.

During urgent care and emergency visits, it’s crucial to know the latest treatment options. The Emergency and Urgent Care live course features expert faculty presenting high-quality CME developed specifically for family physicians. Improve your skills in a number of clinical topic areas, including syncope, assessment of acutely ill elderly patient, and acute pain management.

Emergency and Urgent Care

April 22-25, 2020

Las Vegas, NV
Flamingo Las Vegas


Registration Fees

AAFP Member
Early Bird   $895
Standard    $995

New Physician
Early Bird   $845
Standard    $945

Student or Resident
Early Bird   $645
Standard    $745

Allied Health
Early Bird   $895
Standard    $995

Early Bird   $1,195
Standard    $1,295


Early bird ends March 22, 2020.

Earning Credit

Approved for up to 26 AAFP Prescribed credits. Additional fees and registration apply for optional sessions. View all statements and agreements »

Learning Objectives

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

  • Prepare treatment plans for patients who present to emergency departments and/or urgent care clinics.
  • Evaluate, diagnose, and treat patients with acute health needs affecting any number of body systems, including cardiovascular, respiratory, neurological, maternity, psychological, or musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Incorporate emergency plans into practice, including written protocols and necessary equipment/tools for treatment.

Event Schedule

Download the complete schedule(4 page PDF), which includes session times, topics, and faculty.

Wednesday : 6:30 a.m.Registration/Hot Breakfast Provided
Wednesday : 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Wednesday : 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Wednesday : 1:30 - 5:45 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday: 7:00 a.m.Hot Breakfast Provided
Thursday: 7:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Thursday: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Optional Sessions*
Friday: 7:00 a.m.Hot Breakfast Provided
Friday: 7:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Friday: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Friday: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Optional Sessions*
Saturday : 7:00 a.m.Hot Breakfast Provided
Saturday : 7:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Saturday : 12:00 p.m.Course Adjourn

* Separate registration and fee required.

How to Add Optional Sessions

Separate registration and fee required to attend an optional session. Seats are limited and are only available to course registrants. Select a session during online registration.

Already registered for the course? You may now edit your registration online to add a optional session. Register now »

Optional Sessions

ECG Interpretation (Basic)
(#101) Thursday, April 23, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Identify basic arrhythmias.
  • Using a systematic approach, accurately interpret an ECG.

POCUS: Focused Lung, Musculoskeletal and Vascular Scans
(#102) Thursday, April 23, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

The learning objectives will be available soon.

ECG Interpretation (Advanced)
(#103) Friday, April 24, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Systematically analyze ECG results for subtle fatal conditions.  
  • Identify cardiac infarct precursors in an ECG.   
  • Point out ECG findings of pulmonary embolism.

POCUS: Focused Lung, Musculoskeletal and Vascular Scans
(#104) Friday, April 24, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

The learning objectives will be available soon.

Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the full-color syllabus and other on-site resources one week before the course. A hard copy of the full-color syllabus may be purchased for $79.95 when registering for the course. A limited number of syllabuses will be available for purchase on site.

Hotel Information

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

Flamingo Las Vegas(
3555 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(Online reservation is recommended since there's a $15 + tax per phone reservation.)


$139 Single/Double Occupancy
+ $35/day resort fee
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- March 30, 2020

Flamingo Las Vegas

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. 

  • Reservations made after March 30, 2020, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Flamingo Las Vegas guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will be charged for first night's guestroom and tax charge at the time of reservation.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 72 hours prior to arrival.
  • Guest room wireless Internet for 2 devices per day
  • 2 guest daily admission to fitness center

CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, Emergency and Urgent Care, with a beginning date of Apri 22, 2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 26 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 26 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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