Geriatric Medicine Self-Study Package -
10th Edition

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Deliver Effective, Efficient Care to Older Adults

Designed to help family physicians provide the best care to their elderly patients, the AAFP Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package is an evidence-based, learning solution built to help you better identify various medical and mental health issues in this patient population—on a schedule that works best for you—in a variety of formats.

This dynamic, 23-session video self-study was recorded from the AAFP Geriatric Medicine live course. Use it to better prepare for the Geriatric module of the ABFM Family Medicine Certification Examination, while also staying on the leading edge of emerging public health topics that may concern your geriatric patients. View full topic list »

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 22.5 AAFP Prescribed credits.

CME credit approved through March 19, 2021.
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You Get:

  • 23 video presentations, 30-60 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 260 page syllabus
  • Online post-test*
  • Audio CDs of presentations (flash drive and combination packages only)
  • Customized learning option with multiple ways to work through the material:


  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • QuestionPause Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go


  • Standard CD Play - listen from your home, office, or car (flash drive and combination packages only)
  • MP3 Audio - rip to your MP3 player and learn on the go

*Post-test MUST be submitted to claim CME credit.
AAFP member ID or purchase invoice required for post-test log in.

Estimated time to complete package: 23 hours


Choose the format that's right for you:

Combination Package

Flash Drive + Online Access 

Best value! Online subscription, USB flash drive, and audio CDs. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes printed and online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$595
New Physician:$545
Allied Health:$595

Note: Access to online content ends March 19, 2021.

Single-Format Packages

Flash Drive

Portable, easy access to all of your self-study materials. Includes an USB flash drive, audio CDs, and printed color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$545
New Physician:$495
Allied Health:$545

Online Access

Study when and where you want with online access to all your self-study materials. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$495
New Physician:$445
Allied Health:$495

Note: Access to online content ends March 19, 2021.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME activity, you should be able to:

  • Improve adherence to evidence-based clinical guidelines in practice.
  • Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose, treat and manage common clinical conditions seen among the geriatric population.
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with the patient to ensure that diagnosis and treatment recommendations are understood.
  • Recognize when to refer to, or consult with, other specialists to provide optimal patient care.


  • Alzheimer’s Disease Diagnosis and Management
  • Anticoagulation Update
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and Prostate Update
  • Billing, Coding and Payment Reform
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression Screening and Management
  • Diabetes Update
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Exercise for the Geriatric Patient: Morbidity and Injury Prevention
  • Geriatric Polypharmacy and High-Risk Medication Use
  • Heart Failure
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hypertension Update: How Low Should I Go?
  • Immunizations Update
  • Menopause and Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Nutrition Supplements and Herbal Therapies
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson’s Update
  • Sleep Disorders: Insomnia
  • Statins: Recommendation Updates
  • Stroke and TIA Case Study
  • Urinary Incontinence in Women


System Requirements

Online Access:

Flash Drive:

CME Credit Statement

This Enduring Material activity, Geriatric Medicine 10th Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 22.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins March 20, 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 22.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim 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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