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Internal Medicine Comprehensive Review and Update 2018

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Title: Internal Medicine Comprehensive Review and Update 2018
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Dates: From Jun, 11, 2018 to Jun, 16, 2018
Location: Cambridge, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 1595 to 1795 USD
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ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION


The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 62.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Main course: 59.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Optional workshop: 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

MOC STATEMENT


Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 62.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.

 


AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS


This Live activity, Internal Medicine Comprehensive Review and Update 2018, with a beginning date of 6/11/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 61 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.

 


RISK MANAGEMENT


This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 3.25 credits of Risk Management Study. This includes 1.75 credits of Opioid Education and Pain Management Training and .75 credits of End-of-Life Care Studies. Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

 


NURSE PRACTITIONERS and REGISTERED NURSES


For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education). We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

 


PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS


The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

 


CANADIAN ACCREDITATION


The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities

 


EUROPEAN ACCREDITATION


Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs® can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.

 


ABMS/ACGME COMPETENCIES


This course is designed to meet one or more of the following American Board of Medical Specialties and Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies: patient care and procedural skills, and medical knowledge.

 


IOM COMPETENCIES:


This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Institute of Medicine competencies: employ evidence-based practice.

Concerned Audience:
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  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

This program, the 58th Annual Internal Medicine Update from the leading clinical faculty of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, provides comprehensive instruction to ensure clinicians are current with the latest evidence and best practices for:


Cardiovascular Medicine

Pulmonary Medicine

Critical Care

Hematology

Oncology

Infectious Diseases

Gastroenterology

Endocrinology

Rheumatology

Nephrology

Travel Medicine

Allergy and Immunology

Lifestyle Medicine

Immunotherapies and Biologics

Women’s Health

Obesity Medicine

Hospital Medicine

Addiction Medicine

Geriatrics

Neurology

Psychiatry

Palliative Care

Dermatology

Pain Medicine

Practical, Results-Focused Education for Ambulatory and Inpatient Settings

Enhance your skills and optimize your patient outcomes by joining Harvard Medical School’s most distinguished faculty—across all relevant fields of Internal Medicine—as they provide updates, best practices and clinical strategies designed to improve day-to-day practice in both ambulatory and inpatient settings.


►Now in its 58th year, this program is among the highest-rated Harvard Medical School CME courses.

Program Highlights:

Highlights of the 2018 program, comprising 90+ high-impact, incisive educational sessions, include:


Comprehensive updates across all areas of Internal Medicine presented by Harvard Medical School’s leading clinical faculty and most distinguished teachers

Specific evidence-based recommendations to incorporate updates into practice for optimized patient care and outcomes

Outcomes-driven strategies to improve diagnosis and management of diseases seen in both ambulatory and inpatient settings

Case-based sessions and daily Q&A sessions with Harvard faculty

Expanded treatment options for:

Diabetes (including new technologies)

Cardiovascular Disease (including CVD in women)

Obesity (including medical and surgical management)

Cancer screening strategies

Women’s Health 

COPD, Asthma and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Practical applications of Pharmacology to daily medical practice  

The state of the art in:

Coronary artery disease screening

Acute coronary syndrome management

Anticoagulation strategies

Thromboembolic disease and its complications

Immunotherapies and biologics

IBD, functional bowel disorders, eosinophilic syndromes and upper tract diseases

Emerging infections and clinical management of pneumonia

HIV medicine, care of the immunosuppressed host, and skin/soft tissue infections 

Management of C. difficile (including new therapies)

Immunization and travel medicine strategies

Diagnostic and treatment strategies for viral hepatitis

Addiction medicine, including safe opioid prescription

Acute kidney injury, acid-base disorders and care of patients with chronic kidney disease

Vasculitis, SLE, rheumatoid arthritis, and more

Osteoporosis management and approach to the patient with menopausal symptoms

Diagnosis and management of anxiety and depression  

The latest guidelines for:

Breast cancer and GYN cancer screening

Additional cancer screening (including prostate and colon)

Hyperlipidemia and hypertension

Diagnosis and management of sepsis

Rational antibiotic use in the era of rising antimicrobial resistance  

A live, interactive New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)  Clinicopathologic Conference (CPC) session

Speakers/Faculty:

Hanny Al-Samkari, MD, Clinical Fellow in Hematology & Medical Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham & Women's Hospital

Ashwin Ananthakrishnan, MBBS, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Meridale Baggett, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Hospital Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Michael Bierer, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Primary Care Department, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Marcy Bolster, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Gary Brenner, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School; Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Enrico Cagliero, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Wendy Chen, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Breast Cancer Oncology, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Daniel Chung, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kathleen Corey, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Gary Curhan, ScD, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Renal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Anthony D'Amico, MD, PhD, Professor, Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School; Genitourinary Radiation Treatment Center, Oncology Department, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Ibiayi Dagogo-Jack, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cancer Center, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Gilbert Daniels, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Bethany-Rose Daubman, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Palliative Care & Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Benjamin Davis, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Marcela Del Carmen, MD, Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School; Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital

Jules Dienstag, MD, Carl W. Walter Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

David Dudzinski, MD, JD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Associate Editor of NEJM, Case Records Series

Donna Felsenstein, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Andrew Fenves, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Mark Fisher, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Mason Freeman, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Robert Friday, MD, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Raj Gandhi, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

John Garber, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Fiona Gibbons, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Samuel Goldhaber, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Paul Hesterberg, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Martin Hirsch, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Elizabeth Hohmann, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Chin Hur, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Rocío Hurtado, MD, DTM&H, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director of Mycobacterial Center of Excellence, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Adolph Hutter, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Eric Isselbacher, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Michael Jaff, DO, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cardiovascular Specialist; President, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

David Kanarek, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Co-Director, Cardiopulmonary Exercise Lab, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Hamed Khalili, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Camille Kotton, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Suzanne Koven, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Daniela Kroshinsky, MD, Associate Professor of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School; Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital

Braden Kuo, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

David Kuter, MD, DPhil, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cancer Center, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Irene Kuter, MD, DPhil, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cancer Center, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Alyssa Letourneau, MD, MPH, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Andrew Lundquist, MD, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Moussa Mansour, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kathryn Martin, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Melissa Mattison, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Hospital Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Guy Maytal, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Psychiatry Department, Massachusetts General Hospital

Eli Miloslavsky, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

James Mojica, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Janet Murphy, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cancer Center, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

David Nathan, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Sandra Bliss Nelson, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Christopher Newton-Cheh, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kerri Palamara, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; ; Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Carl Pallais, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Daniel Pratt, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Fadi Ramadan, MD, Lecturer in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Geriatric Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kerry Reynolds, MD, Instructor Harvard Medical School; Associate Chief, General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massach, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Nancy Rigotti, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Associate Chief, General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Eric Rosenberg, MD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Douglas Ross, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Steven Russell, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Edward Ryan, MD, DTM&H, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Marc Sabatine, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Martin Samuels, MD, Miriam Sydney Joseph Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Kai Saukkonen, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Paul Sax, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Aneesh Singhal, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Vascular Center, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital

David Steele, MBBCh, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

John Stone, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Ryan Sullivan, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cancer Center, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Taylor Thompson, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Sarah Wakeman, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Primary Care Department, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Meagan Wasfy, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Malissa Wood, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Ramnik Xavier, MD, PhD, Kurt J. Isselbacher Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Gastrointestinal Unit, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Doreen Defaria Yeh, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Elaine Yu, MD, MMSc, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Randall Zusman, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Royal Sonesta Boston 


40 Edwin H. Land Boulevard

Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142

617-806-4200


 


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A limited number of rooms* have been reserved at the Royal Sonesta Hotel until May 18, 2018. When calling the hotel, be sure to specify that you are enrolled in this activity to request a reduced room rate. You can also make your discounted reservation online before May 18 by visiting www.sonesta.com/boston and using group code: 0608HMSINT, or by clicking here.


*Please note that the discounted rooms may sell out before the deadline.


Please do not make non-refundable travel arrangements until you have received an email from the HMS GCE office confirming your paid registration.

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