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UPDATE IN INTERNAL MEDICINE

Westin Copley Place * | Boston, USA
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Title: UPDATE IN INTERNAL MEDICINE
Specialty: , Internal Medicine
Dates: From Dec, 8, 2013 to Dec, 14, 2013
Location: Boston, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 1145 to 1695 USD
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The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 61.25AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ claimed by physicians attending live events certified and organized in the United States for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be claimed through the agreement on mutual recognition of credits between UEMS and AMA, considered as being equal to the European Continuous Medical Education Credits (ECMEC) granted by the UEMS. One AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is equivalent to one (1) hour of European EACCME Credit (ECMEC), therefore up to 61.25 ECMEC© Credits are available. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

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.

American Academy of Family Physicians 
This Live activity, Update in Internal Medicine, with a beginning date of 12/08/2013, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 62.00 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 6 credits of Risk Management Study. This includes 1 credit of Opioid Education and Pain Management and 1 credit of End-of-Life Care Studies.

Please check with your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming risk management, pain management or palliative care credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Last update June 23, 2013

Event Overview
Welcome message:

Welcome to our 2013 Update in Internal Medicine curriculum—this year’s curriculum promises a comprehensive review all of the important advances that have recently been made in Internal Medicine. All of the major subspecialties will be covered including Endocrinology, Hematology, Oncology, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Pulmonary Disease, and Rheumatology in addition to a number of keynotes, special symposia and workshops.

FEATURED KEYNOTE LECTURES:

Superbrain: Using the Brain to Go Beyond the Brain

Deepak Chopra, MD and Rudolph E. Tanzi, PhD

The Art of Choosing

Sheena S. Iyenger, PhD

SPECIAL SYMPOSIA AND WORKSHOPS:

  • Obesity
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Liver Disease and Hepatology
  • Live on stage Leadership Symposium
  • Ask the Expert: Answering Your Questions

Scores of attendees continue to comment on the excellence of this course and the fact that this is indeed the best medicine course they have ever attended!

“We don’t know how you do it, but this course gets better each year!”

The excellent quality of the course can be attributed to the stellar contributions of our superb and senior faculty from one of the premier medical institutions in our country. Our faculty includes national and international authorities who have authored textbooks and definitive reviews, received prestigious teaching awards, and are amongst the most sought after speakers at national and international meetings and symposia.

It is our fervent hope that the new knowledge you acquire will allow you to practice state of the art medicine so that your patients will live healthier and happier lives.

We hope you will join us December 8 – 13, 2013.

Sincerely,

Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP
Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP
Mark L. Zeidel, MD

Course Directors

Speakers/Faculty:

Harvard Medical School Course Directors

Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine

Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP
Professor of Medicine

Mark L. Zeidel, MD
Herrman Ludwig Blumgart Professor of Medicine

Guest Faculty

Louis R. Caplan, MD
Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Deepak Chopra, MD
Renowed Author and Motivational Speaker
Chairman and Co-Founder
The Chopra Center for Wellbeing

Charles S. Day, MD, MBA
Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Harvard Medical School

Patricia E. Greenstein, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Marissa Heller, MD
Instructor in Dermatology
Harvard Medical School

Sheena S. Iyengar, PhD
Inaugural S.T. Lee Professor of Business
Columbia Business School

Daniel B. Jones, MD, MS, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School

Martin Kriegel, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Immunobiology and Medicine (Rheumatology)
Yale University School of Medicine

Mark C. Kuperwaser, MD
Instructor in Ophthalmology
Harvard Medical School

Melvyn A.J. Menezes, PhD, MBA
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Management

Ralph Metson, MD
Clinical Professor of Otology and Laryngology
Harvard Medical School

Alvaro Pascual-Leone, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Edward M. Phillips, MD
Assistant Professor of Physicial Medicine and Rehabilitation
Harvard Medical School

Daniel Press, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Arun J. Ramappa, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Harvard Medical School

Steven C. Schachter, MD
Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Rudolph E. Tanzi, PhD
Joseph P. and Rose Kennedy Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Steven E. Weinberger, MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer
American College of Physicians

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Department of Medicine Faculty

Nezam H. Afdhal, MD
Professor of Medicine

Praveen Akuthota, MD
Instructor in Medicine

Mark D. Aronson, MD, MACP
Professor of Medicine

Fadi Badlissi, MD
Instructor in Medicine

Kenneth A. Bauer, MD
Professor of Medicine

Richard S. Beaser, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Robert S. Brown, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

James D. Chang, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Adam S. Cheifetz, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Peter F. Clardy, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Marc L. Cohen, MD
Instructor in Medicine

Steven E. Come, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Michael P. Curry, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Donald E. Cutlip, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Reed E. Drews, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine

Jody Dushay, MD, MMSc
Instructor in Medicine

Loryn S. Feinberg, MD, FACC
Instructor in Medicine

B. Lachlan Forrow, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Marc B. Garnick, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine

Eli V. Gelfand, MD, FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Melanie P. Hoenig, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Anthony N. Hollenberg, MD
Professor of Medicine

Mark E. Josephson, MD
Herman C. Dana Professor of Medicine

Gwendolyn F. Kane-Wanger, MD
Instructor in Medicine

Joseph P. Kannam, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Adolf W. Karchmer, MD
Professor of Medicine

Ciarán P. Kelly, MD
Professor of Medicine

J. Thomas Lamont, MD
Professor of Medicine

Julia H. Lindenberg, MD
Instructor in Medicine

Lewis A. Lipsitz, MD
Professor of Medicine

Warren J. Manning, MD
Professor of Medicine and Radiology

Robert C. Moellering, Jr., MD
Shields Warren-Mallinckrodt Professor of Medical Research

Abraham Morgentaler, MD, FACS
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Peter Oettgen, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

T. David O’Halloran, MD
Instructor in Medicine

Richard A. Parker, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Duane S. Pinto, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine

Melanie S. Pogach, MD
Instructor in Medicine

Simon C. Robson, MD, PhD, FRCP
Professor of Medicine

David H. Roberts, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Harold N. Rosen, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Lowell E. Schnipper, MD
Theodore W. & Evelyn G. Berenson Professor of Medicine

Richard M. Schwartzstein, MD
Professor of Medicine

Robert H. Shmerling, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Gerald W. Smetana, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

C. Christopher Smith, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Robert C. Stanton, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Wendy Stead, MD
Instructor in Medicine

George C. Tsokos, MD
Professor of Medicine

Nadine M. Tung, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

Peter J. Zimetbaum, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine

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Accommodation:

All sessions for this activity will be held at the Westin Copley Place, 10 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116 (617-262-9600).

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at The Westin Copley Place(telephone: 617-262-9600) until November 17, 2013. Please specify that you are enrolled in this activity to receive the reduced room rate of $245 single/double.

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Phone: 617-384-8600

Fax: 617-384-8686

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