Family Medicine Board Review

March 11-14, 2019

Hotel Kabuki

1625 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94115



Overview

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.

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.


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.

Course Materials


Monday, March 11, 2019

7:15 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

 

7:50 a.m.

Introduction and Welcome

 

8:00 a.m.

PDF iconGeriatric Health Care

Daniel Pound, MD

9:00 a.m.

PDF iconDermatology

Jenna Lester, MD

10:15 a.m.

Break

 

10:30 a.m.

PDF iconProblems of the Neonatal Period

Susan A. Fisher-Owens, MD, MPH

11:30 a.m.

PDF iconCommon Pulmonary Problems

David Schneider, MD

12:15 p.m.

Lunch on your own

 

1:30 p.m.

PDF iconThe Family Medicine Board Examination: What to Expect

 

Shira Shavit, MD

1:45 p.m.

PDF iconInfectious Diseases in Children

Andrea Marmor, MD, MSEd

2:45 p.m.

Break

 

3:00 p.m.

PDF iconClinical Problems in Childhood and Adolescence

Shannon Thyne, MD

4:00 p.m.

PDF iconPediatric Qs & As

Shannon Thyne, MD

5:00 p.m.

Adjourn

 

 

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

7:15 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

 

8:00 a.m.

PDF iconOverview of Preventive Medicine for the Family Physician

Larry Dickey, MD, MPH

8:45 a.m.

PDF iconRefresher on Diseases of the Thyroid, Parathyroid, Pituitary and Adrenal Gland

Robert J. Rushakoff, MD

9:30 a.m.

PDF iconMedicine Qs & As

 

Ronald H. Goldschmidt, MD

10:15 a.m.

Break

 

10:30 a.m.

PDF iconEmergency Medicine

Jahan Fahimi, MD, PhD

11:30 a.m.

PDF iconSexually-transmitted Diseases

Ina Park, MD, MS

12:15 p.m.

Lunch on your own

 

1:15 p.m.

PDF iconHypertension and Valvular Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment

David Schneider, MD

2:15 p.m.

PDF iconAngina, Acute Coronary Syndrome, and Congestive Heart Failure

David Schneider, MD

3:15 p.m.

Break

 

3:30 p.m.

PDF iconFundamentals of Obstetrics

Christine Pecci, MD

4:15 p.m.

PDF iconHigh Yield GI for the Generalist

Manuel Tapia, MD, MPH

5:15 p.m.

Adjourn

 

 

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

7:15 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

 

8:00 a.m.

PDF iconCommon Problems in Psychiatry

Lee Rawitscher, MD

9:00 a.m.

PDF iconEssentials of Nephrology

Shieva Khayam-Bashi, MD

10:00 a.m.

Break

 

10:15 a.m.

PDF iconCommon Orthopaedic Problems and Sports Injuries

Cindy Chang, MD

11:00 a.m.

PDF iconManagement of Diabetes

Sarah Kim, MD

12:00 p.m.

Lunch on your own

 

1:15 p.m.

PDF iconInfectious Disease and Antimicrobials

Brian Schwartz, MD

2:15 p.m.

PDF iconArthritis/Rheumatology

Jonathan D. Graf, MD

3:15 p.m.

Break

 

3:30 p.m.

PDF iconSurgical Problems in Primary Care

Ronald H. Labuguen, MD

4:30 p.m.

PDF iconCommon Eye Conditions Every Primary Care Provider Should Know

Cynthia S. Chiu MD, FACS

5:30 p.m.

Adjourn

 

 

Thursday, March 14, 2019

7:15 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

 

8:00 a.m.

PDF iconAbnormal Vaginal Bleeding and Menopause

Sara Whetstone, MD, MHS

9:00 a.m.

PDF iconCervical Cytology and Contraception

Sara Whetstone, MD, MHS

10:00 a.m.

Break

 

10:15 a.m.

PDF iconNeurology Board Review

Jeffrey Gelfand, MD, MAS, FAAN

11:15 a.m.

PDF iconOB/GYN Qs & As

Pooja Mittal, DO

12:00 p.m.

Adjourn

 

 

Course Evaluations


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.

This Live activity, UCSF Family Medicine Board Review, with a beginning date of 03/11/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 26.25 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.


 

This Live activity, UCSF Family Medicine Board Review , with a beginning date of 03/11/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 26.25 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.