Thursday, December 12 - Saturday, December 14, 2019

Musculoskeletal and Sports Care Livestream

With the AAFP’s new livestream, you’ll see previously recorded content from the Musculoskeletal and Sports Care course, have live access to faculty moderators, learn from peers with chat capabilities, and get your questions answered in real time. Gain knowledge you can immediately apply in practice in relevant sessions, including concussions, injectables, musculoskeletal imaging, exercise recommendations, and more.

You asked, we listened! Earn up to 18 AAFP Prescribed live credits when you stream on your device the entire three-day course or choose from six, half-day sessions worth 3 credits each.


Musculoskeletal and Sports Care

December 12-14, 2019
Livestream


Stream on your device the entire course or choose from six, half-day sessions that's convenient for you.

 

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Fee Per Session

AAFP Member
$165

New Physician
$155

Student or Resident
$125

Nonmember
$215

 

Experience livestream on your device with the AAFP

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Earn Credit

Approved for up to 18 AAFP Prescribed credits - 3 credits for each session. View all statements and agreements »


Learning Objectives

By completing the full course, you will be able to:

  • Assess injured bones or soft tissue to determine the stage and severity of the injury.
  • Evaluate and diagnose common musculoskeletal conditions and diseases.
  • Prepare evidence-based treatment recommendations for patients with musculoskeletal injuries and disorders including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies.

Event Schedule

Choose the morning or afternoon session(s) that works with your schedule. The times listed below are in central time.

Thursday, December 12
Thursday, December 12: 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. CTSession #101
Thursday, December 12: 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. CTSession #102
Friday, December 13
Friday, December 13: 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. CTSession #103
Friday, December 13: 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. CTSession #104
Saturday, December 14
Saturday, December 14 : 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. CTSession #105
Saturday, December 14 : 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. CTSession #106

Note: Times are subject to change.


Choose Your Sessions

Thursday Morning, December 12 
Thursday Morning, December 12: Session #101Exercise Recommendations, Benefits, and Fads 45 minutes
Thursday Morning, December 12: 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. CTMusculoskeletal Imaging: A Pic Says It All? 45 minutes
Thursday Morning, December 12: 3 creditsBreak 25 minutes
Thursday Morning, December 12:  Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia & Opioid Alternatives 45 minutes
Thursday Morning, December 12:  Complementary Alternative Medicine for Musculoskeletal Conditions 30 minutes
Thursday Morning, December 12:  Q&A 15 minutes
Thursday Afternoon, December 12 
Thursday Afternoon, December 12: Session #102Lower Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Hip 30 minutes
Thursday Afternoon, December 12: 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. CTCervical Spine Disorders Evaluation and Management 45 minutes
Thursday Afternoon, December 12: 3 creditsQ&A 15 minutes
Thursday Afternoon, December 12:  Break25 minutes
Thursday Afternoon, December 12:  Lumbar Spine Disorders Evaluation and Management 45 minutes
Thursday Afternoon, December 12:  The Sports Medicine Team 30 minutes
Thursday Afternoon, December 12:  Q&A 15 minutes
Friday Morning, December 13 
Friday Morning, December 13: Session #103Lower Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Foot 45 minutes
Friday Morning, December 13: 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. CTUpper Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Elbow 30 minutes
Friday Morning, December 13: 3 creditsBreak25 minutes
Friday Morning, December 13:  Lower Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Ankle 45 minutes
Friday Morning, December 13:  Lower Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Chronic Knee 45 minutes
Friday Morning, December 13:  Q&A 15 minutes
Friday Afternoon, December 13 
Friday Afternoon, December 13: Session #104Injectables: Steroids, PRP, Prolotherapy, Stem Cells, etc. 30 minutes
Friday Afternoon, December 13: 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. CTOsteoarthritis in the Old and Young 30 minutes
Friday Afternoon, December 13: 3 creditsQ&A15 minutes
Friday Afternoon, December 13:  Break25 minutes
Friday Afternoon, December 13:  Upper Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Chronic Shoulder 45 minutes
Friday Afternoon, December 13:  Medical Clearance for Sports 45 minutes
Friday Afternoon, December 13:  Q&A 15 minutes
Saturday Morning, December 14 
Saturday Morning, December 14: Session #105Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout vs Pseudogout 30 minutes
Saturday Morning, December 14: 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. CTUpper Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Acute Shoulder 45 minutes
Saturday Morning, December 14: 3 creditsQ&A 15 minutes
Saturday Morning, December 14:  Break25 minutes
Saturday Morning, December 14:  Lower Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Acute Knee 45 minutes
Saturday Morning, December 14:  Upper Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Hand and Fingers 30 minutes
Saturday Morning, December 14:  Q&A 15 minutes
Saturday Afternoon, December 14 
Saturday Afternoon, December 14: Session #106Concussions45 minutes
Saturday Afternoon, December 14: 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. CTUpper Body Disorders Evaluation and Management: Wrist 45 minutes
Saturday Afternoon, December 14: 3 creditsQ&A15 minutes
Saturday Afternoon, December 14:  Break   25 minutes
Saturday Afternoon, December 14:  Sudden Cardiac Death and Screening30 minutes
Saturday Afternoon, December 14:  Performance Enhancing Supplements 30 minutes
Saturday Afternoon, December 14:  Q&A 15 minutes

Note: Session information is subject to change.


Course Materials

Registration for each session includes online access to that session's full-color syllabus one week before the course.


Livestream Questions

What should I expect after I register for the livestream course? 

Initially, you will receive a confirmation email with the exact sessions you have registered for. 

On Thursday, December 5 (one week before the course), you will receive a reminder email with everything necessary for you to participate in the live streaming course: log-in information for streaming, log-in to the audience engagement system, a link to download or view the course syllabus, link to the evaluation and report CME, and helpful tips to guide you in successful preparation for taking an online streaming course.  

What are the system requirements?

For ideal viewing and participation, the learner should have access to the following:

  • Adobe Flash Plug-in
  • Internet Explorer 9+, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari
  • High speed internet connection
  • Also compatible with iOS (Apple) and Android based tablets and smartphones

Will the live presentations be recorded?

Yes, they will be recorded. You will have online access to the sessions you have registered for within a couple days after the streaming course.

What if I want to cancel my livestream course registration?

Standard AAFP live course cancellation policies still apply.

What if I'm not satisfied with the livestream experience?

Please contact the AAFP Member Resource Center at 800-274-2237 or aafp@aafp.org no later than 5 p.m. CT, Monday, December 16.


CME Credit Statement

Participants should report CME credit only for the sessions they have registered for.

This Live activity, Musculoskeletal and Sports Care, with a beginning date of December 12, 2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 18 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 18 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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