Wednesday, November 12 - Saturday, November 15, 2014 | Las Vegas, NV

Selected Topics in Internal Medicine Live Course

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Wednesday, November 12 - Saturday, November 15, 2014

Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel
Las Vegas, NV

To register by fax or by mail, download the registration form.(1 page PDF)

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Expand your knowledge of primary care for adult patients while strengthening your position as a community resource.

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

  • Hear state-of-the-art recommendations from expert faculty on prevention and screening.
  • Learn to manage conditions you’ve previously had to refer.
  • Improve your skills to identify diverse medical health issues.

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 25.75 AAFP Prescribed credits; 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Course Details

Registration Fee

 EARLY BIRD FEE*FEE
AAFP Member EARLY BIRD FEE*: $895 FEE: $995
AAFP New Physician MemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $820FEE: $920
AAFP Student Resident MemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $645FEE: $745
Allied Health ProfessionalEARLY BIRD FEE*: $895FEE: $995
NonmemberEARLY BIRD FEE*: $1,195FEE: $1,295

*Early bird fee available for registrations completed on or before October 15, 2014.

View Cancellation and Course Refund Policy.

Hotel Information

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

Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel(aws.passkey.com)
3801 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Phone: (800) 381-8767

Rate: $109 Single/Double Occupancy + current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- October 15, 2014

AAFP CME in 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. 

About Hotel Reservations
  • Reservations made after October 15, 2014, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel guarantees reservation with a deposit of one night's room plus tax. Credit cards will be charged the deposit at the time of making the reservation.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 48 hours prior to arrival date.

Topics

  • Abnormal Liver Function
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis, Contact Dermatitis, and Eczema
  • Bones and Joints
  • Cardiac Stress Testing
  • Caring for the Person in Your Patient
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Common Thyroid Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s
  • Depression and Disorders
  • Diabetes (Advanced)
  • Emerging Infectious Disease
  • GERD vs PUD
  • Guidelines for Early Detection of Cancer
  • Hospice / End-of-Life Care
  • Hypertension and Stroke
  • ICD-10
  • Immunization Update
  • Less Common Endocrine Disorders
  • Male Sexual Issues
  • Management of Hyperlipidemia
  • Managing the Acutely Injured Joint
  • Menopause / Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Migraines and Headaches
  • Movement Disorders in the Elderly
  • Nutritional Supplements and Diets
  • Rheumatology
  • Top 10 New Things I Learned in 2014
  • Update on Women's Health

Note: Topics are subject to change.

Event Schedule

Download the complete schedule(7 page PDF), which includes session times, topics, faculty, and learning objectives.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 
Wednesday, November 12, 2014: 7:00 - 7:45 a.m.
Breakfast Provided/Registration
Wednesday, November 12, 2014: 7:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Wednesday, November 12, 2014: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Wednesday, November 12, 2014: 1:15 - 5:15 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday, November 13, 2014 
Thursday, November 13, 2014: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Thursday, November 13, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday, November 13, 2014: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Thursday, November 13, 2014: 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.General Sessions
Friday, November 14, 2014 
Friday, November 14, 2014: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Friday, November 14, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Friday, November 14, 2014: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Friday, November 14, 2014: 1:15 - 5:15 p.m.General Sessions
Saturday, November 15, 2014 
Saturday, November 15, 2014: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Provided
Saturday, November 15, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Saturday, November 15, 2014: 12:00 p.m.Course Adjourn

Note: Times are subject to change.

Faculty

EJ Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP, Course Co-Chair, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventative Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina

Paul D. Simmons, MD, FAAFP, Course Co-Chair, Family Physician, Western Colorado Physicians Group, Grand Junction, Colorado

Chuck Carter, MD, FAAFP, Residency Program Director, Palmetto Health Family Medicine Residency, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina

Mark A. Graber, MD, FACEP, Professor of Emergency and Family Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Solon, Iowa

Eddie Needham, MD, FAAFP, Program Director, Florida Hospital Family Medicine Residency, Associate Professor, UCF-COM, Clinical Associate Professor, FSU-COM, Winter Park, Florida

Laurence (Larry) Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado

Belinda A. Vail, MD, FAAFP, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas

David G. Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Professor of Family Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the syllabus one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. Additional information and instruction will be provided by email after you register.

CME Credit Statement

This live activity, Selected Topics in Internal Medicine, with a beginning date of November 12, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.75 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 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Selected Topics in Internal Medicine Live Course
November 12 - 15, 2014
Las Vegas, NV