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)™ indicated below. Physicians should claim only the 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.
For information concerning ACP courses, call Member and Customer Service at 800-523-1546, ext. 2600, or 215-351-2600 (M-F, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ET).
Codes for registration fees are: A ACP Member; B ACP Resident/Fellow Member; C Nonmember; D Resident, Research fellow, or Allied Health Profession (verification letter required).
Fees listed apply to all registrations received by the individual course early bird deadline (3 weeks before the course starting date). Registrations received after these dates are slightly higher.
Courses Sponsored by ACP
February 12-14, 2016
Orlando Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Lake Buena Vista, FL. Location: B Resort & Spa. Director: Gauri G. Agarwal, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1601. CME credits: 22 maximum Groups A and D, $735; Group B, $565; Group C, $905.
March 10-12, 2016
Washington, D.C., Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Arlington, VA. Location: Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City. Director: Carmella A. Cole, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1602. CME credits: 23.5 maximum Groups A and D, $735; Group B, $565; Group C, $905.
May 3-4, 2016
Internal Medicine 2016 Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Washington, D.C. Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Directors: Fred Lopez, MD, MACP & Marc J. Kahn, MD, MBA, FACP. Course Code PRE1610. CME credits: 14 maximum
May 3, 2016
ABIM SEP-Based Learning Sessions for Maintenance of Certification. Washington, D.C. Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Faculty: Gauri Agarwal, MD, FACP & Daniel M. Lichtstein, MD, MACP. 2014 Update in Internal Medicine. Course Code PRE1611. CME credits: 3.5 maximum
May 3, 2016
ABIM SEP-Based Learning Sessions for Maintenance of Certification. Washington, D.C. Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Faculty: Gauri Agarwal, MD, FACP & Daniel M. Lichtstein, MD, FACP. 2014 Update in Hospital Medicine. Course Code PRE1612. CME credits: 3.5 maximum
May 4, 2016
ABIM SEP-Based Learning Sessions for Maintenance of Certification. Washington, D.C. Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Faculty: Carmella A. Cole, MD, FACP & Deborah Topol, MD, FACP. 2015 Update in Internal Medicine. Course Code PRE1613. CME credits: 3.5 maximum
May 4, 2016
ABIM SEP-Based Learning Sessions for Maintenance of Certification. Washington, D.C. Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Faculty: Carmella A. Cole, MD, FACP & Deborah Topol, MD, FACP. 2015 Update in Hospital Medicine. Course Code PRE1614. CME credits: 3.5 maximum
June 5-10, 2016
Greater Chicago Internal Medicine Board Review Course. Schaumburg, IL. Location: Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center. Director: Lynell Klassen, MD, MACP. Course Code PG1604. CME credits: 48 maximum Groups A and D, $1140; Group B, $925; Group C, $1570.
September 15, 2015—September 15, 2016
Free Motivational Interviewing Simulation Programs for Talking to Adult and Adolescent Patients about Risky Health Behaviors Online. Sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ or 1.50 ANCC Contact Hour(s). For more information, visit: www.drugabuse.gov/nidasamhsa-blending-initiative.
October 16-18, 2015
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: https://cmetracker.net/LAHEY/Catalog, or 781-744-8056.
October 18-25, 2015
The American College of Legal Medicine will hold its 2015 Mid-year Meeting, “Contemporary Issues in Law and Medicine.” To be held aboard the Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas. An outstanding faculty of MDs & JDs will discuss current medical-legal topics and present strategies for MDs to minimize the risk of medical malpractice. Conference website www.nationalnetservices.wix.com/aclm2015.
October 29-31, 2015
Southern Medical Association Annual Scientific Assembly—To be held at Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort/Baytowne Conference Center, Destin, Florida. Featuring updates on: Telehealth, Sickle Cell Disease, Contraception, Diabetic Foot Wound Care, Disaster Planning, Cyber Liability, Medical Marijuana, Ethics in Caring for Dementia Patients, Telepsychiatry, Prevention, Medical Ethics/Physician-Patient Encounters, and Hypertension. Poster and Oral Abstracts will be presented, and more. AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Information: Contact SMA, 800-423-4992, ext. 620 or visit sma.org/assembly.
November 9-11, 2015
The 3rd International Neu Psycho Conference on Psychiatry and Neurosciences will be held in La Habana, Cuba. Americans can travel to Cuba to attend educational programs. Clinicians and scientists should submit case studies or abstracts of recent work on the conference website: www.neupsyco.com. Questions? Email Dr. David Benjamin, firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 18-20, 2015
Medical Dilemmas in Patient Care: 2015 Update will be held at Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan Hotel, New York, NY. A conference focused on cardiovascular, infectious, liver, and pulmonary diseases. Up to 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)(tm). 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 September 1, 2015 edition
- Discontinuing antihypertensive drugs did not appear to improve function in older patients with cognitive deficits over the short term
- Arthroplasty associated with increased risk of heart attack in early postoperative period
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