Choose Your Course: Vegas 2019

CHOOSE YOUR COURSE:

Skin Conditions and Diseases OR Adult Medicine

November 6–9 | Las Vegas, NV

Relax, learn, and earn AAFP Prescribed and Elective credit. Choose between two informative live courses.

Adult Medicine

Adult Medicine

Adult Medicine offers a wide array of topics to help you better evaluate, treat, and manage adult patients in your practice. Learn the latest information on the skills you use every day. Participate in a variety of sessions developed to help you improve patient care, including:

  • Practice-Changing Studies NEW!
  • Anticoagulants: Updated Evidence and Guidelines NEW!
  • Chronic Kidney Disease NEW!
  • Deprescribing Strategies NEW!
  • Dizziness & Vertigo NEW!
  • Heart Failure: Diagnosis and Management NEW!
  • HIV Prevention and PrEP NEW!
  • Resistance Hypertension NEW!
  • Immunizations: 2019 ACIP Update NEW!
  • Overactive Bladder – Urinary Incontinence in Women NEW!
  • Infestations – Lice, Scabies, and Bed Bugs NEW!
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease NEW!
  • Menopause NEW!
  • Vasculitis NEW!
  • And more

Choose from the following optional workshops:

Dermoscopy
(Earn 3 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Review dermoscopy techniques and evaluate different skin lesions to identify patterns of skin cancer.

Nail Procedures
(Earn 2 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Assess nail conditions, determine appropriate treatment plans, and demonstrate proficiency in performing nail procedures.

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Waiver Training
(Earn 8 Elective credits—registration includes attendance for two afternoons.)
Attend to obtain a waiver from the Drug Enforcement Agency to prescribe specific FDA-approved medications

Fulfill Your Live CME Requirement

Earn up to 27 AAFP Prescribed and Elective credit—19 credits for attending the course and another 8 for participating in optional workshops (additional fees apply).


Skin Conditions and Diseases

Skin Conditions and Diseases

Advance your dermatological skillset. Gain hands-on experience to confidently conduct procedures in your office. Acquire diagnostic skills for rapid diagnosis of challenging skin problems. Improve your skills in a number of clinical topic areas, including:

  • Challenging Rashes NEW!
  • Skin Lesions: Biopsy or Not? NEW!
  • Hair Follicle Disorders
  • Wound Care, Skin Ulcers, and Pressure Sores
  • Dermoscopy Introduction
  • Skin Cancer Update: Nevi and Melanoma
  • Case Studies on Acne, Eczema, Atopic Dermatitis, Nevi, Melanoma, and Psoriasis
  • Game-Based Learning Activities
  • And more

Choose from the following optional workshops:

Advanced Suturing Techniques
(Earn 3 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Compare routes of administration for anesthesia needs, utilize different surgical materials, and demonstrate proficiency in a variety of advanced suturing techniques.

Basic Suturing/Skin Biopsy Techniques
(Earn 2 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Choose preferred suturing methods for wound closure, perform local anesthesia, and evaluate options for skin biopsy.

Cryosurgery and Electrosurgery
(Earn 2 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Explore cryosurgery and electrosurgery as methods for destroying benign and malignant lesions, controlling bleeding, or cutting and excising tissue.

Dermoscopy
(Earn 3 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Review dermoscopy techniques and evaluate different skin lesions to identify patterns of skin cancer.

Minimal Epidermoid—Sebaceous Cyst Removal
(Earn 2 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Analyze the pathogenesis of sebaceous and epidermoid cysts and demonstrate the ability to remove cysts using the standard excision with buried subcutaneous suture closure.

Nail Procedures
(Earn 2 AAFP Prescribed credits)
Assess nail conditions, determine appropriate treatment plans, and demonstrate proficiency in performing nail procedures

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Waiver Training
(Earn 8 Elective credits—registration includes attendance for two afternoons.)
Attend to obtain a waiver from the Drug Enforcement Agency to prescribe specific FDA-approved medications

Fulfill Your Live CME Requirement

Earn up to 29 AAFP Prescribed and Elective credit—21 credits for attending the course and another 8 for participating in optional workshops (additional fees apply).