CME Bulletin Board
The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American College of Physicians designates these live activities for the number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)(tm) indicated below. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The purpose of these courses is to assist internists in preparing for certification and Maintenance of Certification.
Courses sponsored by ACP
July 14-18, 2014
Washington, DC Internal Medicine Board Review Course. Arlington, VA Location: Ritz Carlton Pentagon City. Director: Carmella A. Cole, MD, FACP, Co-Director: Sailaja Pindiprolu, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1406. CME credits: 41 maximum Groups A and D, $965; Group B, $765; Group C, $1,245.
July 22-26, 2014
Seattle Internal Medicine Board Review Course. Bellevue, WA. Location: Westin Bellevue. Director: Douglas S. Paauw, MD, MACP, Co-Director: Joyce E. Wipf, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1407. CME credits: 45 maximum Groups A and D, $965; Group B, $765; Group C, $1,245.
August 7-9, 2014
Philadelphia Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Philadelphia, PA. Location: Hyatt at the Bellevue. Directors: Howard H. Weitz, MD, MACP, FACC, Geno J. Merli, MD, MACP. Course Code PG1408. CME credits: 22 maximum Groups A and D, $685; Group B, $525; Group C, $845.
August 14-16, 2014
San Francisco Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. San Francisco, CA. Location: Hotel Nikko. Co-Directors: Baldeep Singh, MD, FACP, Heather Henri, MD, ACP Member. Course Code PG1409. CME credits: 23 maximum Groups A and D, $685; Group B, $525; Group C, $845.
August 14-16, 2014
Greater Chicago Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Schaumburg, IL. Location: Renaissance Schaumburg. Director: Kesavan Kutty, MD, MACP, FCCP, FRCP. Course Code PG1410. CME credits: 23 maximum Groups A and D, $685; Group B, $525; Group C, $845.
September 15-16, 2014
Boston Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Boston, MA. Location: Hyatt Regency Cambridge. Directors: Eileen Reynolds, MD, FACP, C. Christopher Smith, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1411. CME credits: 14 maximum Groups A and D, $579; Group B, $445; Group C, $739.
July 17-20, 2014
Current Topics in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Presented by Lahey Hospital. To be held at Ocean Edge Club and Conference Center, Cape Cod, MA. Provide gastroenterologists, surgeons, internists, and all primary care providers with updates on advances and controversies in gastroenterology and liver disease. Approved for 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Phone: 781-744-8969; Fax: 781-744-2930; Registration: https://cmetracker.net/LAHEY/Catalog; Web: www.lahey.org/2014-GI
October 17-19, 2014
Topics in Internal Medicine. To be held at The Cliff House, Ogunquit, Maine. Sponsored by Lahey Clinic Hospital, Inc., Division of Internal Medicine. Emphasizes practical clinical issues for primary care providers. Approved for 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. This program is pending approval by the American Academy of Family Physicians, and American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. For additional information: http://cmetracker.net/LAHEY/Catalog, or 781-744-8969.
October 30-November 1, 2014
Southern Medical Association Annual Scientific Assembly. To be held at Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort/Baytowne Conference Center, Destin, Florida. Featuring updates on: Guidelines in Hypertension, Lipids, Pulmonary Disease, New Drugs Update, “Watson” in Healthcare, Health Reform, and Risk Management Strategies. Poster and Oral Abstracts will be presented, and more. AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Information: Professional Development, 800-423-4992, ext. 620 or visit sma.org/assembly.
December 19-21, 2014
SMA 11th Medical Dilemmas in Patient Care Conference. To be held at The Westin New York Grand Central Hotel, New York, NY. A conference focused on cardiovascular disease, neurological conditions, endocrine disorders, and newly approved FDA drugs. Features 3 hour pain management session SCOPE of Pain: Safe and Competent Opioid Prescribing Education. Up to 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Target audience: Physicians (IM, FP, EM, Geriatrics), Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants. Information: Southern Medical Association, 800-423-4992, ext. 620 or visit http://sma.org/medical-dilemmas.
ACP Internist Weekly
From the August 26, 2014 edition
- Large numbers of elderly patients with low life expectancy still receiving unnecessary cancer screens
- USPSTF recommends intensive behavioral counseling for overweight, obese adults with additional CVD risk factors
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