2019 CME Session Topics

The following Continuing Medical Education (CME) topics will be presented at the 2019 AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX) in Philadelphia.

Session Topics

Cardiovascular

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Arrhythmias and Dysrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism Management
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Heart Failure
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Syncope

Clinical Procedure Workshops

  • Acne Treatment and Procedures
  • Acupuncture and Manipulation Techniques for Pain Management
  • Aesthetic Dermal Filler Injections for Facial Rejuvenation
  • Cosmetic Botulinum Toxin Injections – Advanced
  • Cosmetic Botulinum Toxin Injections – Fundamentals
  • Dermoscopy
  • ECG Analysis – Advanced
  • ECG Analysis – Fundamentals
  • Electrosurgery and Cryosurgery
  • Insertions and Removals of IUDs and Contraceptive Implant
  • Insertions and Removals of IUDs and Contraceptive Implants (Advanced) With Online Module
  • Musculoskeletal Injections
  • Nail Procedures
  • Soft Tissue Surgery - Advanced
  • Soft Tissue Surgery - Fundamentals
  • Splinting, Casting, and Wrapping

Emergency and Urgent Care

  • Abdominal Pain and Acute Abdomen Emergent and Urgent Care
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Evaluation and Management of Sepsis/Septic Shock in Adults

Endocrine

  • Adult Obesity Management
  • Childhood Growth and Puberty Delay
  • Diabetes Treatment Update
  • Endocrine Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism
  • Prediabetes Screening and Management
  • Vitamin Deficiencies

Gastrointestinal

  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Geriatrics

  • Adult and Elderly Hypertension
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Dizziness and Balance Disorders
  • Elder Mistreatment
  • Osteoporosis and Osteopenia Prevention and Treatment
  • Polypharmacy in the Elderly
  • Stroke
  • Urinary Incontinence and Urinary Frequency

Hematologic/Immune

  • Adult Immunization Update
  • Anticoagulation Management Update
  • Zika Virus Update

Infectious Disease

  • Bronchiolitis and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) in Children
  • Clostridium Difficile (Pseudomembranous Colitis)
  • Hepatitis C Treatment Update
  • Influenza Update
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Update

Integumentary

  • Dermatologic Conditions
  • Nail Disorders/Abnormalities
  • Skin Cancer Update
  • Venous Ulcers and Ulcerations in Patients with Diabetes

Men's Health

  • Prostate Diseases Update

Musculoskeletal / Sports Medicine

  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Fracture Management
  • Joint Infection/Septic Arthritis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Exam Techniques
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Tendinopathy

Nephrologic

  • Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease

Neurologic

  • Concussion and Return to Play Guidelines
  • Insomnia Treatment

Pain

  • Acute Pain Management
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache: Migraine, Tension, and Cluster

Pediatric

  • Adolescent Depression Management and Bullying Mitigation
  • Adolescent Opioid Misuse
  • Juvenile Arthritis
  • Neonatal Hypoglycemia
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Immunization Update
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Smoking Cessation and Tobacco Use Prevention in Adolescents
  • Type 1 Diabetes 

Practice Management

  • Access and Continuity
  • Care Management
  • Comprehensiveness and Coordination
  • Patient and Caregiver Engagement
  • Planned Care and Population Health
  • Saving Physicians Money
  • Saving Time – Practice Efficiency

Psychogenic

  • Substance Use and Misuse
  • Anxiety Disorders Management
  • Adult Major Depressive Disorder Updates
  • Diagnosis and Management of ADHD in Children
  • Assisting Patients with Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Treatment
  • Returning Veterans with PTSD

Respiratory

  • Asthma Update
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD)
  • Pneumonia
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Screening and Treating Latent Tuberculosis Infection

Women's Health

  • Complex Contraception Issues
  • Complications in the First Trimester of Pregnancy
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Non-Cancerous Urinary Tract Disorders in Women Update
  • Preconception Counseling
  • Trauma Informed Care of Women and GLBTQ