Wednesday, October 24 - Saturday, October 27, 2018 | Phoenix, AZ

Neurology and Behavioral Health for the Family Physician Live Course

Save $100 when you register by September 22.

Attend Neurology and Behavioral Health for the Family Physician

Wednesday, October 24 - Saturday, October 27, 2018

Phoenix, AZ

Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel


September 22, 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


Maximize patient care through the delivery of evidence-based guidelines, recommendations, and resources with regard to the evaluation, treatment and management of patients who present with neurological or behavioral health conditions.

Course Details

Earning CME Credit

Approved for up to 25.5 AAFP Prescribed credits. Credits include clinical procedural workshops. View all statements and agreements »

Learning Objectives

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

  • Develop evidence-based, primary care strategies for common neurological conditions in the care of their patients, including: Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, neuropathic pain, movement disorders, concussions, seizures, sleep disorders, and more.
  • Prepare effective plans to diagnose, treat, and manage common behavioral health conditions seen in primary care, including: depression and anxiety disorders, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, eating disorders, PTSD, substance abuse, and more.
  • Educate and counsel patients on behavior modification strategies to reduce risks of complications, and improve outcomes related to their neurological and/or behavioral health.
  • Provide effective care coordination when specialist referral is required. 
  • Utilize strategies to help patients overcome barriers to change in relation to disease management, including cultural competency, literacy skills and access to services or care.

Event Schedule

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 : MorningRegistration/Hot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 : NoonLunch on Your Own
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 : AfternoonGeneral Sessions
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Thursday, October 25, 2018: MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Thursday, October 25, 2018: NoonLunch on Your Own
Thursday, October 25, 2018: AfternoonClinical Procedural Workshops*
Friday, October 26, 2018
Friday, October 26, 2018 : MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Friday, October 26, 2018 : NoonLunch on Your Own
Friday, October 26, 2018 : AfternoonClinical Procedural Workshops*
Saturday, October 27, 2018
Saturday, October 27, 2018 : MorningHot Breakfast Provided; General Sessions
Saturday, October 27, 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.

Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel(
100 N 1st Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone: (800) 309-8138

Rate: $199 Single/Double Occupancy
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- September 22, 2018

AAFP CME Courses in Phoenix, AZ

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 September 22, 2018, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to the scheduled arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled up to 24 hours prior to arrival without penalty.

CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, Neurology and Behavioral Heatlh for the Family Physician, with a beginning date of October 24, 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.
View more credit agreements »