CME Bulletin Board
The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American College of Physicians designates these live activities for the number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ indicated below. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The purpose of these courses is to assist internists in preparing for certification and Maintenance of Certification.
Courses sponsored by ACP
May 27-31, 2015
New Jersey Internal Medicine Board Review Course. Florham Park, NJ. Location: Wyndham Hamilton Park Hotel & Convention Center. Director: Sara L. Wallach, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1503. CME credits: 38 maximum.
May 31-June 5, 2015
Greater Chicago Internal Medicine Board Review Course. Schaumburg, IL. Location: Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center. Director: Lynell Klassen, MD, MACP. Course Code PG1504. CME credits: 48 maximum.
June 18-21, 2015
San Antonio Internal Medicine Board Review Course. San Antonio, TX. Location: Hilton Palacio Del Rio. Director: Emily S. Wang, MD, FACP, Co-Director: Scott DePaul, MD, Member. Course Code PG1505. CME credits: 32 maximum.
July 13-17, 2015
Washington, DC Internal Medicine Board Review Course. Arlington, VA. Location: Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City. Director: Carmella A. Cole, MD, FACP, Co-Director: Sailaja Pindiprolu, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1506. CME credits: 41.5 maximum.
July 21-25, 2015
Seattle Internal Medicine Board Review Course. Bellevue, WA. Location: Westin Bellevue. Director: Douglas S. Paauw, MD, MACP, Co-Director: Joyce E. Wipf, MD, FACP. Course Code PG1507. CME credits: 45 maximum.
August 6-8, 2015
Philadelphia Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Philadelphia, PA. Location: Hyatt at the Bellevue. Directors: Howard H. Weitz, MD, MACP, FACC, Geno J. Merli, MD, MACP. Course Code PG1508. CME credits: 22.5 maximum.
August 13-15, 2015
San Francisco Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. San Francisco, CA. Location: Hotel Nikko. Directors: Baldeep Singh, MD, FACP and Heather Henri, MD, Member. Course Code PG1509. CME credits: 22 maximum.
August 20-22, 2015
Greater Chicago Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Schaumburg, IL. Location: Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Conference Center. Director: Kesavan Kutty, MD, MACP, FCCP, FRCP. Course Code PG1510. CME credits: 23 maximum.
September 10-11, 2015
Boston Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course. Boston, MA. Location: Hyatt Regency Cambridge. Director: Carol Bates, MD, FACP, Co-Director: Melanie Hoenig, MD. Course Code PG1511. CME credits: 15 maximum.
May 1, 2015-March 10, 2017
Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Optimizing Quality. A new CDC-sponsored continuing education course provides guidance and tools for primary care clinicians on the optimal ways to implement screening for colorectal cancer. The course was developed by a group of nationally recognized experts in colorectal cancer screening and is available on the CDC's website on demand and free of charge. It is intended for primary care physicians, nurses, and other health professionals and provides a maximum of 2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ 2.0 CNE, or 0.2 CEU.
June 27-30, 2015
Cardiovascular Disease: State of the Art 2015. To be held at Ocean Edge Conference Center (Cape Cod) Brewster, MA. This CME activity is designed to assist cardiologists, internists, and all primary care providers in caring for patients with common and complex cardiovascular problems with emphasis on practical incorporation of the most recent advances. Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Info: CME Office, Lahey Hospital, 41 Mall Rd., Burlington, MA 01805. 781-744-8056; Fax: 781-744-2930; Register online.
July 16-19, 2015
Current Topics in Gastroenterology and Hepatology presented by Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. To be held at Ocean Edge Club and Conference Center, Cape Cod, MA. This CME activity is designed to provide gastroenterologists, surgeons, internists, and advanced care practitioners with a clinically oriented update on the advances and controversies on critical topics in gastroenterology and liver disease. Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Phone: 781-744-8056; Fax: 781-744-2930; Register online.
July 24-26, 2015
Primary Care Focus 14th Annual Symposium. To be held at the Ritz-Carlton Beach Hotel, Naples, Florida. Sponsored by Baptist Health South Florida. 13 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Contact: Baptist Health CME at CME@BaptistHealth.net or 786-596-2398. Details and Registration online.
July 31-August 2, 2015
15th Annual Update in Internal Medicine: Selected Topics and Controversies. To be held at the Inn at Bay Harbor, near Petoskey, Michigan. Sponsored by Wayne State University School of Medicine. This activity has been approved for 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. For more information, call 313-577-1180 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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