Family Medicine Board Review:
Improving Clinical Care Across the Lifespan

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Overview Objectives
Accreditation Course Outline
Chairs Faculty
Travel & Lodging Cancellation Policy


Department: Family & Community Medicine
Course Number: MFC14002
Activity Date(s): March 10-13, 2014
   
Location: Grand Hyatt
San Francisco, CA
Fees:

Before 2/10/14
$775 Physicians
$625 Allied Health Professionals
$425 Residents/Fellows

After 2/10/14
$875 Physicians
$725 Allied Health Professionals
$525 Residents/Fellows

Credit:

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (26.75)

 

 

Overview:

Presented by the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine. The Family Medicine Board Review Course provides a review of common problems encountered in Primary Care. The format is designed to help prepare eligible candidates for the American Board of Family Medicine examination and to assist practitioners with strategies to improve their patient care. Presentations will cover a broad range of important clinical information in a board review format. A syllabus with outlines of all lectures as well as extensive questions and answers will be provided to attendees.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Clinicians interested in expanding their knowledge and improving their practice in primary care including family physicians, internists, pediatricians, OB/GYNs, nurses, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS WORKSHOPS will be conducted to review typical board exam questions. The workshops will be offered in Medicine, Pediatrics and Obstetrics/Gynecology.

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Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Incorporate nationally recommended screening strategies for adults for health care maintenance;
  • Implement appropriate health care maintenance for adult patients in the ambulatory setting;
  • Implement appropriate screening and diagnosis of diabetes consistent with national guidelines;
  • Employ effective strategies in management of type 2 diabetes;
  • Improve the approaches to diagnosis and classification of hypertension in adults;
  • Adequately control chronic diseases states, such as hypertension and diabetes;
  • Increase competence in the treatment of hypertension and effectively manage adult hypertensive patients;
  • Recognize and properly manage common surgical problems;
  • Refine the approach in the use of antibiotics to avoid selection for antibiotic resistance in adults and children;
  • Implement comprehensive immunization programs for infants and children;
  • Provide approved treatment regimens for sexually transmitted infections;
  • Incorporate evidence-based guidelines for preventative medicine and standard of care to improve obstetric and office gynecologic outcomes.

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Accreditation:

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 26.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This CME activity meets the requirements under California Assembly Bill 1195, continuing education and cultural and linguistic competency.

Nurses:
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Physician Assistants:
AAPA accepts category 1 credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, andAMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Family Physicians:
This Live activity, Family Medicine Board Review: Improve Clinical Care Across the Lifespan, with a beginning date of 03/10/2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 26.75 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.

Geriatric Medicine:
The approved credits shown above include 2.00 credits toward meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 1820, Geriatric Medicine.
Pain Management and care for the Terminally ill:

The approved credits shown above include 1.50 credits toward meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 487, Pain Management and Care for the Terminally Ill.

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Course Outline:

MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014

7:15 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

7:50 Introduction and Welcome
Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD
Shira Shavit, MD

PEDIATRICS

8:00 Clinical Problems in Childhood and Adolescence
Shannon M. Thyne, MD

GERIATRICS

9:00 Geriatric Health Care Veronica Rivera, MD

10:15 Break

ENDOCRINOLOGY

10:30 Refresher on Diseases of the Thyroid, Parathyroid,
Pituitary and Adrenal Gland
Robert J. Rushakoff, MD

DERMATOLOGY

11:15 Common Dermatoses in Children and Adults
Erin Amerson, MD

12:00 pm Lunch on own

1:15 The Family Medicine Board Examination: What to Expect
Shira Shavit, MD

GYNECOLOGY

1:30 Vaginitis and Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding
Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH

2:30 Break

2:45 Vulvar Pathology and Cervical Cytology
Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH

GASTROENTEROLOGY

3:45 Hepatitis, Peptic Ulcer Disease and Other
Gastrointestinal Problems
Jack Chase, MD

4:45 pm Adjourn

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014

7:15 am Continental Breakfast

CARDIOLOGY

8:00 Hypertension and Valvular Disease:
Diagnosis and Treatment
David M. Schneider, MD

8:45 P Angina, Acute Coronary Syndrome, and
Congestive Heart Failure
David M. Schneider, MD

PULMONARY

9:30 Common Pulmonary Problems
George Su, MD

10:15 Break

EMERGENCY MEDICINE

10:30 Emergency Medicine
David Duong, MD

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

11:30 Overview of Preventive Medicine for the Family Physician
Larry L. Dickey, MD, MPH

12:00 pm Lunch on own

SURGERY

1:15 Surgical Problems in Primary Care
Ronald H. Labuguen, MD

INFECTIOUS DISEASE

2:15 Infectious Disease and Antimicrobials
Brian S. Schwartz, MD

3:15 Break

3:30 Sexually-transmitted Diseases / AIDS
Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD

4:15 Medicine Qs & As
Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD

5:30 pm Adjourn

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12, 2014

7:15 am Continental Breakfast

ORTHOPEDIC/SPORTS MEDICINE

8:00 Common Orthopaedic Problems and Sports Injuries
Anthony Luke, MD, MPH

NEPHROLOGY

9:00 Essentials of Nephrology
Shieva Khayam-Bashi, MD

10:00 Break

OPHTHALMOLOGY

10:15 Common Eye Conditions Every Primary
Care Provider Should Know
Cynthia S. Chiu, MD, FACS

PEDIATRICS

11:00 Problems of the Neonatal Period
Susan Fisher-Owens, MD

12:00 pm Lunch on own

PEDIATRICS

1:15 Infectious Diseases in Children
Kevin Coulter, MD

2:15 Pediatric Qs & As
Kevin Coulter, MD

3:15 Break

NEUROLOGY

3:30 Neurology Review
S. Andrew Josephson, MD

PSYCHIATRY

4:30 Common Problems in Psychiatry
G. David Elkin, MD

5:30 pm Adjourn

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 2014

7:15 am Continental Breakfast

DIABETES

8:00 Management of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
Theresa Villela, MD

RHEUMATOLOGY

8:45 GP Arthritis / Rheumatology
Jonathan D. Graf, MD

OBSTETRICS

9:30 Fundamentals of Obstetrics
Lisa Ward, MD

10:30 Break

10:45 OB/GYN Qs & As
Pooja Mittal, MD

12:15 Adjourn


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Chairs:

Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD
Professor of Clinical Family and
Community Medicine;
Vice Chair, Department of Family
and Community Medicine

Shira Shavit, MD
Associate Professor, Department
of Family and Community Medicine
Director, Transitions Clinic

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Faculty:

GUEST FACULTY

Kevin Coulter, MD, FAAP
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics;
Section Chief, Division of Child
Abuse and Neglect, University of
California, Davis, Sacramento, CA

Veronica Rivera, MD
Family Physician, New York, NY

 

UCSF FACULTY
(University of California, San Francisco unless indicated)

Erin Amerson, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Jack Chase, MD
Assistant Professor, Family and
Community Medicine; Co-Director,
Family Medicine Inpatient Service,
San Francisco General Hospital

Cynthia S. Chiu, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of
Ophthalmology

Larry L. Dickey, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Family and
Community Medicine; Medical
Director, Office of Health Information
Technology, California Department of
Health Care Services

David Duong, MD
Assistant Professor of
Emergency Medicine

G. David Elkin, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Jonathan D. Graf, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Susan Fisher-Owens, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics

S. Andrew Josephson, MD
Professor and Vice Chairman
of Neurology
C. Castro Franceschi and G.K.
Mitchell Endowed Neurohospitalist
Distinguished Professor

Shieva Khayam-Bashi, MD
Professor of Family and Community
Medicine

Anthony Luke, MD, MPH
Professor of Orthopaedics and of
Family and Community Medicine;
Director, Primary Care Sports
Medicine

Ronald H. Labuguen, MD
Associate Professor of Family and
Community Medicine; Medical
Director and Physician -in-Charge,
Urgent Care Center,
San Francisco General Hospital

Pooja Mittal, MD
Assistant Professor of Family and
Community Medicine, Director,
Maternal and Child Programs,
Department of Family and
Community Medicine, SFGH

Michael S. Policar, MD
Professor of Obstetrics,
Gynecology and Reproductive
Sciences; Medical Director,
California Office of Family Planning

Robert J. Rushakoff, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of
Endocrinology and Metabolism

David M. Schneider, MD
Faculty Physician, Santa Rosa
Family Medicine Residency
Professor, Department
of Family and Community Medicine

Brian S. Schwartz, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Division of Infectious Diseases

George Su, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Shannon M. Thyne, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and
Chief of the Medical Staff,
SF General Hospital.

Theresa Villela, MD
Associate Professor and Vice Chair
of Family and Community Medicine

Lisa Ward, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Family and
Community Medicine

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Travel & Lodging:

Grand Hyatt San Francisco
345 Stockton Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
Hotel: 415-398-1234
Reservations: 888-421-1442
www.grandsanfrancisco.hyatt.com

Hotel Rates
$249 Single
$274 Double
Cut Off Date: 2/14/13

To reserve online, please visit this link

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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before the first day of the course will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

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