FMX EDUCATION

 

Customize Your Learning

FMX offers a week packed with the practical CME you need to deliver the exceptional care your patients deserve. Immerse yourself in real-world scenarios steeped in evidence. Each session is focused on what YOU, a family physician, needs to enhance the daily patient care you provide.

Not sure where to start?

We’ve made it easy to explore. Check out the quick links below and start planning your FMX today!

Full Schedule

Search by keywords, days, tracks, and so much more.
 

Tracks

Take a comprehensive dive into specific topics.

2021 Exclusives

You won’t find these sessions anywhere else.

Hot Topics for 2021

Learn the latest on today’s most pressing issues.

New @ FMX

We keep it fresh for our family physicians.

For Rural Docs

These sessions suit your unique practice style.

For Solo Docs

Find tips to streamline practice and maximize care.

For International Docs

Stay connected to the specialty here and abroad. 

For New Docs

See why FMX CME is where you want to learn.

For Residents

Get a peek into your future at FMX.

For DOs

Find topics that meet your osteopathic needs.

Learning That Breaks Boundaries

From interactive lectures and demonstrations to panel discussions and Chat & Chew opportunities, FMX provides the latest evidence-based information and up to a year’s worth of CME.

Find your favorite topics and tracks, plus a few extra options for deeper learning.

CME Session Topics

Review CME sessions organized by topic. Choose from core topics identified by your peers as essential to the practice of family medicine. You’ll find unique sessions that cover timely issues and new research, bridge performance gaps, and pique interest.

Clinical Procedure Demonstrations

Attendees observe and interact with faculty during these demonstrations. These sessions are designed to enhance skills-based competencies and typically last between two and four hours. Separate fee and registration required. Additional CME credit is offered through Translation to Practice®.

Advanced Concepts 

Expert faculty will present these 60-minute interactive lectures on advanced and innovative concepts. These sessions provide learners the opportunity to hear more in-depth information on specific topics.

FMX On Demand


Included with registration, FMX On Demand is an online library of key sessions presented during FMX. Access FMX content anytime, anywhere with:

  • Synchronized slides and audio
  • Online Access
  • CME credit claiming
  • Presentation PDFs
  • MP3 audio files
     

Looking for more?
Don’t limit your experience. Purchase FMX On Demand-Upgrade and receive more sessions and more CME.

Find the delivery methods that suit your learning style.

Interactive Lectures

These dynamic sessions are the core of FMX education. Each 60-minute session will culminate in a collaborative dialogue via the Chat and Q&A tools during which you can submit and vote on polling questions.

Flipped Classroom

Only included in certain Clinical Procedure Demonstrations. Additional fees apply.
Flipped classroom adds an e-learning opportunity before FMX. Each flipped classroom consists of an online case vignette, paired with the associated interactive lecture topic. The online case vignette is intended to help you self-identify knowledge or practice gaps. 

Problem-Based Learning

Apply and practice key concepts from the associated interactive lecture sessions. Team up with other learners in virtual breakout sessions to collaboratively work through challenging case studies and receive feedback from expert faculty. Additional CME credit is offered through Translation to Practice®.

Collaborative Care Presentations

Patient-centered care has more than one dimension, especially in the complex family medicine environment. Learn new insights and approaches to collaborate with your patients’ other care providers. Lead family physician faculty are joined by other health experts, personal care givers, and more to expand your view on the patient/provider relationship.

Panel Discussions

Expert faculty will present differing perspectives/approaches on specific topics. A moderator will facilitate the 45-minute panel discussion as well as the Q&A during the last 15 minutes of the session.

ePosters

ePosters are a popular virtual destination for the latest family medicine research and to earn enduring CME credit.

Chat and Chews

Not eligible for CME credit
Virtually continue learning with your peers and favorite presenters. Find answers to your questions during these unique FMX sessions. Connect with others who have the same needs, problems, or goals. Discuss topics over the lunch hour during this engaging small group opportunity. 

SAMHSA DATA Waiver Training

Tuesday, September 28 l 7:45 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-5:15 p.m. 
Cost: $50 | Prescribed credits: 8

Under current regulations, authorized practitioners are required to obtain a 'waiver' to prescribe buprenorphine. If patients wish to increase the patient limit to more than 30 patients, physicians are required to complete a standardized buprenorphine waiver 8-hour training. Nurse Practitioners (NPs) and Physician Assistants (PAs) are required to complete the standardized buprenorphine waiver 8-hour training as well as an additional 16 hours of online training as established by the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA).  Upon completion of the required training, as well as having had the waiver for one year, providers will be able to increase their limit to 100 patients. Please note: Space is limited to 100 participants. 


The AAFP has reviewed 2021 Family Medicine Experience (FMX) and deemed it acceptable for up to 211.25 Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 8/31/2021 to 10/05/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  The total credit consists of:

  • 30.5 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed Credits
  • 180.75 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed Credits
     

Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within 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 Other activity Live and Enduring Materials, Self-Study for a maximum of 211.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. 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.