Family Medicine Board Review:
Improving Clincal Care Across the Lifespan

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Department: Family and Community Medicine
Course Number: MMC16056
Activity Dates: March 7-10, 2016
Location:

Hotel Kabuki
San Francisco, CA

Fees:

Before 3/1/16
$775 Physician
$625 Allied Health Professional
$425 Resident/Fellow
$1,185 Physician Gold Package
$835 AHP Gold Package
$635 Resident/Fellow Gold Package

After 3/1/16
$875 Physician
$725 Allied Health Professional
$525 Resident/Fellow
$1,285 Physician Gold Package
$935 AHP Gold Package
$735 Resident/Fellow Gold Package

Go Gold! Purchase a Gold Package registration, which includes registration for the conference AND the UCSF Family Medicine Board Review on Demand at a special attendee discount. The Board Review On Demand includes nearly 75 hours of sessions from the 2016 Board Review Course as well as the 2015 Annual Review in Family Medicine and 6 newly updated Special Topics Intensive Reviews including Emergency/Urgent Care, Geriatrics, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Sports Medicine and Women’s Health.

 

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 physicians 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:

  • 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;
  • Demonstrate increase competence in the treatment of hypertension and effectively manage adult hypertensive patients;
  • Recognize and properly manage common surgical problems;
  • 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.

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Course Outline:

MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2016

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 Thyne, MD

9:00 Problems of the Neonatal Period 
Susan A. Fisher-Owens, MD, MPH

10:15 Break

PULMONARY

10:30 Common Pulmonary Problems 
Diana Coffa, MD

RHEUMATOLOGY

11:15  GP Arthritis / Rheumatology 
Jonathan D. Graf, MD

12:00 pm Lunch on own

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

GYNECOLOGY

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

2:30 Break

2:45 Vaginitis and Vulvar Skin Conditions
Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH
NEUROLOGY

3:45 Neurology Review
S. Andrew Josephson, MD

4:45 pm Adjourn

 
TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2016

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

ENDOCRINOLOGY

9:30 Refresher on Diseases of the Thyroid, Parathyroid, Pituitary and Adrenal Gland
Robert J. Rushakoff, MD

10:15 Break

EMERGENCY MEDICINE

10:30 Emergency Medicine 
Jahan Fahimi, MD

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

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

12:00 pm Lunch on own

OBSTETRICS

1:15 Fundamentals of Obstetrics
Christine Pecci, MD

SURGERY

2:15 Surgical Problems in Primary Care 
Ronald H. Labuguen, MD

3:15 Break

INFECTIOUS DISEASES II

3:30 Sexually-transmitted Diseases 
Ina Park, MD, MS

DERMATOLOGY

4:15 Common Dermatoses in Children and Adults 
Haley Naik

5:15 pm Adjourn

 
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2016

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

GERIATRICS

11:00  Geriatric Health Care 
Daniel Pound

12:00 pm Lunch on own

PEDIATRICS II

1:15 Infectious Diseases in Children 
Andrea Marmor

2:15 Pediatric Qs & As 
Shannon Thyne, MD

3:15 Break

PSYCHIATRY

3:30 Common Problems in Psychiatry 
G. David Elkin, MD
MEDICINE Q&A

4:30 Medicine Qs & As 
Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD

5:30 pm Adjourn

 
THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016

7:15 am Continental Breakfast
DIABETES

8:00 Management of Diabetes 
Sarah Kim, MD

GASTROENTEROLOGY

8:45 Hepatitis, Peptic Ulcer Disease and Other Gastrointestinal Problems 
Jack Chase, MD, FAAFP

INFECTIOUS DISEASE

9:30 Infectious Disease and Antimicrobials 
Brian Schwartz

10:30 Break

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

12:15 Adjourn

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Chairs:

Ronald Goldschmidt, MD
Shira Shavit, MD

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Faculty:

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Travel & Lodging:

Hotel Kabuki
Address: 1625 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94115
www.hotelkabukisf.com
Phone number: 415.922.3200
Hotel Rates: $189/night
Cut Off Date: 2/19/16 or until room block is filled

Room reservations http://tinyurl.com/UCSF-3-2016

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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.

Please email your requests to registration@ocme.ucsf.edu

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