FMX CME Opportunities

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Oct 9-13, 2018
New Orleans

Like no other education.

FMX offers 300-plus sessions designed to enhance daily patient care. Challenge yourself to apply the evidence-based education to real-world practice scenarios when you return home.

FMX On Demand

FMX On Demand provides online access to sessions from 2018 FMX. Get access and start exploring the latest developments in family medicine!

2018 FMX CME Session Topics

Review CME session topics organized by body system, patient-based and population-based care, and procedural skills. Choose from core topics identified by your peers as essential to the practice of family medicine. Plan also to attend some of the unique topics that cover timely issues and new research, bridge performance gaps, and address attendee interest.

Interactive Lectures

These dynamic sessions are the core of FMX education. Each 60-minute session will culminate in a collaborative dialogue during which you can submit and vote on questions from your device via the Audience Engagement System. Find your knowledge gaps by participating in polling questions.  

Clinical Procedural Workshops

Attendees observe expert faculty demonstrating procedures followed by hands-on practice of procedural techniques in the CPWs. These sessions are designed to enhance skills-based competencies. These workshops typically run between two and four hours in length. Separate fee and registration required
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Problem-Based Learning

Apply and practice key concepts from associated lecture sessions. Team up with other learners in small groups to collaboratively work through challenging case studies and receive feedback from expert faculty. Additional CME credit is offered through Translation to Practice® for AAFP members.
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Tracks are a group of interactive sessions that follow an educational theme. Three or more sessions are included in each Track, allowing attendees to take a comprehensive dive into a specific topic. Topics include: Physician Wellbeing, Hospital Medicine, Opioid Management, Cancer Management, Immunizations Update, and Social Determinants of Health. 
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Flipped Classroom

Flipped classroom adds an e-learning opportunity prior to the FMX meeting in New Orleans. 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. Only included in CPW sessions. Additional fees apply.
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FMX On Demand

FMX On Demand is an online library with key sessions presented during FMX. These sessions were selected to provide the same broad family medicine curriculum opportunity to learners as the live meeting. Your registration includes FMX On Demand, with 25 hours of recorded sessions. Looking for more? Purchase FMX On Demand – Upgrade and receive more sessions and more CME.
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Ask the Expert

These 60-minute Q&A sessions are each associated with an interactive lecture topic. Hear your favorite faculty lead customized, in-depth engaging sessions. This is your opportunity to discuss specific questions about overcoming barriers to the implementation of new knowledge, skills, and processes.
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Practice Change Workshop

Practice-Change Workshop (PCW) is a multifaceted educational format, specifically designed to help you implement practice changes. PCW’s consist of multiple educational interventions, including interactive lecture, problem-based learning (PBL), and facilitated Translation to Practice®. The educational interventions are divided into two segments. The first segment occurs on-site at FMX, and the second segment occurs online after FMX, back in the practice setting.
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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 through these dynamic discussions. Lead family physician faculty are joined by other health experts, personal care givers, and more to expand your view on the patient/provider relationship.

Posters Presentations

Review the latest research in family medicine, gain resources for patient education, and earn CME credit.

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.

Satellite CME Events

Earn extra CME by attending any of the many Satellite CME Symposia. These events are not part of the official AAFP FMX. Information on how to pre-register for a Satellite Event will be available online as details are confirmed.


This Live activity, 2018 Family Medicine Experience (FMX), with a beginning date of 10/09/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 31.00 Prescribed credit(s) 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 31.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. 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.

It is the policy of the AAFP that all individuals in a position to control content disclose any relationships with commercial interests upon nomination/invitation of participation. Disclosure documents are reviewed for potential conflicts of interest and, if identified, they are resolved prior to confirmation of participation. Only these participants who have no conflict of interest or who agree to an identified resolution process prior to their participation were involved in this CME activity.