Flipped Classroom

Experience a unique educational format. First, watch an online CME video at your convenience. Once on site at FMX, attend the associated Clinical Procedures Workshop. Earn CME credit for the online video portion and additional CME credit while attending the workshop on site.

Reminder: Completion of the online video module is a pre-requisite for attending the interactive workshop on site at FMX. Registrants for the workshop will receive an email in September when the module is available to watch.

Available Workshops

Register for one of these sessions during the overall FMX registration process. Already registered? No problem! Access your confirmation page to add a Flipped Classroom session, or contact the AAFP Member Resource Center at 800-274-2237.

Dermoscopy Workshop for Skin Cancer Diagnosis with Online Module

Thursday, October 11 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CME409)
$240
Online: 1.50 Prescribed credits | Live: 3 Prescribed credits

  • Recognize the benefits of dermoscopy for the evaluation of skin lesions.
  • Review the mechanism of dermoscopy.
  • Assess limitations of the visual examination for the evaluation of skin lesions.
  • Examine different skin lesions using dermatoscopes to determine typical pathologic patterns of types of skin cancer.
  • Utilize dermoscopy to differentiate seborrheic keratosis from melanocytic lesions. 
  • Integrate checklists and evaluation tools into a dermoscopic examination of suspected skin lesions and melanoma to compile an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan.
  • Conduct a cost/benefit analysis of dermatoscopes in your practice.
     

ECG Workshop: The Fundamentals with Online Module

Wednesday, October 10 | 7:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (CME412)
$320
Online: 1 Prescribed credit | Live: 4 Prescribed credits

  • Compare and contrast the findings of ECG tests in different patient cases.
  • Relate the implications of ECG readings to potential cardiac disease.
  • Compare the findings of an ECG to a patient’s clinical presentation.
  • Compare the results of multiple ECG findings from the same patient.

Insertions and Removals of IUDs and Contraceptive Implants: Advanced with Online Module

Friday, October 12 | 7:00 - 9:00 a.m. (CME416)
$160
Online: 1 Prescribed credit | Live: 2 Prescribed credits

  • Anticipate difficulties with LARC insertions and removals.
  • List instruments and techniques needed to address these difficulties with step by step strategies.
  • Describe non-coercive counseling approach when a patient requests a premature removal.
     

Ultrasound of the Abdominal Aorta, IVC, and Renal Bladder with Online Module

Thursday, October 11 | 7:30 - 11:45 a.m. (CME435) or
Friday, October 12 | 12:45 - 5:00 p.m. (CME436)
$350
Online: 1.25 Prescribed credits | Live: 4 Prescribed credits

  • Describe the patient positioning and acoustic windows for sonographic examination of the abdominal aorta, IVC, kidneys and urinary bladder.   
  • Recognize the normal sonographic appearance of the abdominal aorta, IVC, kidneys and urinary bladder.   
  • Recognize common sonographic abnormalities of the abdominal aorta, IVC, kidneys and urinary bladder.  
  • Describe the rationale for performing AAA screening.
  • Identify normal from abnormal abdominal aorta appearance and know when the aorta has NOT been adequately imaged. 
  • Examine the IVC, and distinguish central venous overload and depletion.
  • Explain AAA screening guidelines and appropriate billing practices.
  • Identify the kidneys and bladder, identify renal obstruction and measure bladder residual volume.
     

Ultrasound of the Liver, Gallbladder, Spleen, and Peritoneal Cavity with Online Module

Thursday, October 11 | 12:45 - 5:00 p.m. (CME437) or
Saturday, October 13 | 7:30 - 11:45 a.m. (CME438)
$350
Online: 1.25 Prescribed credits | Live: 4 Prescribed credits

  • Describe the patient positioning and acoustic windows for sonographic examination of the liver, gallbladder, spleen and peritoneal cavity.
  • Recognize the normal sonographic appearance of the liver, gallbladder, spleen and peritoneal cavity.
  • Recognize common sonographic abnormalities of the liver, gallbladder, spleen and peritoneal cavity.
  • Identify gallstones, gallbladder wall edema, dilated intra-hepatic bile ducts, ascites and obvious liver parenchymal lesions such as metastases.
  • Explain the principles of ultrasound-guided paracentesis on simple phantoms 
  • Scan the porta hepatis and be able to identify the portal vein.
  • Identify when the liver, gallbladder and spleen have NOT been adequately imaged.