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Family Medicine Board Review

University of Nebraska Medical Center
and Center for Continuing Education

The Family Medicine Board Review Course is now available on DVD, MP4, audio CD, and MP3 formats to meet your continuing education needs.

Some main topics of the activity include:

  • Cardiology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Geriatrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Pulmonology
  • Orthopedics
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Infectious Diseases


 
CREDITS Earn up to 39.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
CE RELEASE August 31, 2011
CE EXPIRE August 31, 2013
 
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Description


This activity covers the full spectrum of topics applicable to Family Medicine in a board review format through lectures and case studies. The program is taught by over 50 faculty members selected for their expertise in areas related to the successful delivery of family health care. The University of Nebraska Medical Center faculty is nationally recognized for their ability to effectively teach and work with primary care practitioners. Over 900 pages of syllabus materials are provided as a resource for today’s office practice, as well as future reference.
 
 

Intended Audience


This activity is designed to prepare family medicine physicians for the American Board of Family Medicine examination as well as to provide a comprehensive update on the newer developments in medicine for practicing physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.
 
 

Topics & Speakers


  • Management of Obesity
    Michael A. Sitorius, MD
    Maxine McElligott, MA, RD, CDE, LMNT
  • Cardiac Arrhythmia Management
    Daniel R. Anderson, MD, PhD
  • Lipids and Cardiovascular Risk Management
    Scott W. Shurmur, MD
  • Congestive Heart Failure
    Matthew E. Johnson, MD
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome and Acute Myocardial Infarction
    Nattapong Sricharoen, MD
  • Parkinson's Disease: What Primary Care Physicians Who Treat PD Patients Should Know
  • Evaluation and Management of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Behavioral Problems
    Timothy R. Malloy, MD
  • Pediatric Vaccines 2011
    Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD
  • Celiac Disease
    Megan M. Faltys, MD
  • BPH and Prostate Cancer
    Larry E. Siref, MD
  • Update on Cancer Screening for Gynecologic Malignancies: Cervical, Uterine, and Ovarian
    Steven W. Remmenga, MD
  • COPD and Emphysema
    Stephen I. Rennard, MD
  • Statistics
    Jenenne A. Geske, PhD
  • Management of HIV-Infected Patients
    Uriel S. Sandkovsky, MD
  • Community Acquired Pneumonia
  • New and Emerging Infectious Diseases — Overview
    Mark E. Rupp, MD
  • Anemia
    Paul M. Paulman, MD
  • A Review of Adolescent Medicine
    Amy E. Lacroix, MD
  • Hypertension
    Daniel R. Anderson, MD, PhD
  • Depression and Anxiety Disorders
    W. David Robinson, PhD
  • Adult Vaccines 2011
    Michael A. Sitorius, MD
  • Evaluation of the Febrile Infant Less than 36 Months of Age with No Identifiable Focus
    Meera Varman, MD
  • Acute and Chronic Kidney Disease
    Troy Plumb, MD
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    Fedja A. Rochling, MBBCH
  • Common Lower Extremity Problems in Children
    Susan A. Scherl, MD
  • Eye Trauma, Emergencies, Red Eye, and Glaucoma Screening
    Thomas W. Hejkal, MD, PhD
  • Dizziness, Vertigo, and Syncope
    Gary F. Moore, MD, FACS
  • General Review of Dermatology: Diagnosis and Management
    James M. Shehan, MD, FAAD
  • Common Outpatient Infectious Diseases and Antibiotic Treatments
    Philip W. Smith, MD
  • Overview of GI Topics
    Grant F. Hutchins, MD
  • Behavioral Issues in Children and Adolescents
    Christopher J. Kratochvil, MD
  • Update on Treatment Strategies for PPH, VTE, and PIH in Pregnancy
    Paul G. Tomich, MD
  • General Overview of Infectious Diseases in Children
    Kari Simonsen, MD
  • Schizophrenia
    David R. Harnisch, Sr., MD
  • Sports Medicine
    Monty S. Mathews, MD
  • Back Pain
    Mark E. Shirley, DO
  • Eating Disorders
    Dean L. Antonson, MD
  • Update on Cancer Screening Standards and Guidelines: Breast, Colon, and Prostate
    James W. Simmons, MD
  • Management of Headaches
    David A. Franco, MD
  • The Acute Abdomen
    James R. Scott, DO
  • Shoulder Pain in the Adult
    Edward V. Fehringer, MD
  • Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease
    Pierre B. Fayad, MD, FAHA, FAAN
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
    Sandeep Rajan, MD
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder
    Martin W. Wetzel, MD
  • Rheumatology Update: General Review
    Alan R. Erickson, MD
  • Thyroid Disorders
    Whitney S. Goldner, MD
  • Diabetes Management: What's New?
    Cyrus V. Desouza, MBBS
  • Osteoporosis: Evaluation and Management
    Vijay Shivaswamy, MBBS, MS
  • Testing Strategies
    James E. VanArsdall, EdD
  • Smoking Cessation
    Stephen I. Rennard, MD
  • Acute and Chronic Hepatitis
    Marco A. Olivera-Martinez, MD
  • Contraception
    Brian J. Finley, MD
  • Asthma
    Thomas C. Nilsson, MD
  • Abnormal Cervical Cytology and Its Management
  • Menopausal Management and Hormone
    Replacement
    Therapy
  • USPSTF Standards for Testing
    David R. Harnisch, Sr., MD

 
 

Faculty


Daniel R. Anderson, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Dean L. Antonson, MD
Associate Professor
Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
Division of Gastroenterology
Department of Pediatrics
Courtesy Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD
Adjunct Clinical Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Professor
Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease
Professor
Medical Microbiology and Immunology
Creighton University School of Medicine
Hospital Epidemiologist
Children’s Hospital and Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska

Cyrus V. Desouza, MBBS
Associate Professor
Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Alan R. Erickson, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Megan M. Faltys, MD
House Officer III
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Pierre B. Fayad, MD, FAHA, FAAN
Reynolds Centennial Professor and Chairperson
Department of Neurological Sciences
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Program Director
Neurology Residency Training Program
Medical Director of Neurology
The Nebraska Medical Center

Edward V. Fehringer, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Brian J. Finley, MD
Assistant Professor, Graduate Division
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

David A. Franco, MD
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Neurological Sciences
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Jenenne A. Geske, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Whitney S. Goldner, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

David R. Harnisch, Sr., MD
Associate Professor
Clinical Division
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Thomas W. Hejkal, MD, PhD
Professor
McGaw Memorial Chair
Residency Program Director
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Grant F. Hutchins, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Matthew E. Johnson, MD
House Officer VI
Division of Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Christopher J. Kratochvil, MD
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Clinical Research
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Amy E. Lacroix, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Director, Adolescent Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Timothy R. Malloy, MD
Associate Professor, Graduate Division
Director of Geriatrics
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Monty S. Mathews, MD
Assistant Professor, Graduate Division
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Maxine Mcelligott, MA, RD, CDE, LMNT
Adjunct Instructor
Medical Nutrition Education Division
The Nebraska Medical Center

Gary F. Moore, MD, FACS
Professor
Director, Center for Skull Base Surgery Team
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Thomas C. Nilsson, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Marco A. Olivera-Martinez, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Paul M. Paulman, MD
Professor
Director of Predoctoral Education
Department of Family Medicine
Assistant Dean for Clinical Skills and Quality
College of Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Troy J. Plumb, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Nephrology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Sandeep Rajan, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Oncology/Hematology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Steven W. Remmenga, MD
Professor
Vice Chairman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
The McClure L. Smith Professor of Gynecologic Oncology
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Stephen I. Rennard, MD
Larson Professor of Medicine
Research in Respiratory Disease
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep & Allergy
Department of Internal Medicine
Courtesy Professor
Department of Pathology and Microbiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center

W. David Robinson, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Fedja A. Rochling, MBBCH
Assistant Professor
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Mark E. Rupp, MD
Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
Courtesy Professor
Department of Pathology and Microbiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Medical Director, Department of Healthcare Epidemiology
The Nebraska Medical Center

Uriel S. Sandkovsky, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Susan A. Scherl, MD
Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation
University of Nebraska Medical Center

James R. Scott, DO
Owner
Omaha Center for Surgery
Omaha, Nebraska

James M. Shehan, MD, FAAD
Alegent Health Clinic
Dermatology
Bergan Mercy Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska

Mark E. Shirley, DO
Family Practice Physician
Shirley Clinic
Omaha, Nebraska

Vijay Shivaswamy, MBBS, MS
Assistant Professor
Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Scott W. Shurmur, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Preventive and Rehabilitative Cardiology
Director, Interventional Cardiology
Director, Research Lipid Clinic
Division of Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

James W. Simmons, MD
Assistant Professor, Graduate Division
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Kari Simonsen, MD
Assistant Professor
Pediatrics Infectious Disease
Department of Pediatrics
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Larry E. Siref, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Urologic Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Michael A. Sitorius, MD
Waldbaum Professor of Family Practice
Professor and Chairperson
Department of Family Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Philip W. Smith, MD
Professor and Chief
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
Professor
Department of Epidemiology
College of Public Health
Courtesy Professor
Department of Pathology and Microbiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Nattapong Sricharoen, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Paul G. Tomich, MD
Professor
Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Nebraska Medical Center

James E. Van Arsdall, EdD
Social Science Instructor
Metropolitan Community College
Omaha, Nebraska

Meera Varman, MD
Adjunct Associate Professor
Pediatrics Volunteer Faculty
Creighton University Medical Center

Martin W. Wetzel, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of Nebraska Medical Center


 
 

Objectives


After viewing this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Describe current updates in the management and treatment of patients in family medicine
  • Apply knowledge of the most recent and pertinent developments in family medicine to daily practice
  • Incorporate evidence-based guidelines for preventive medicine and standard of care to improve patient outcomes
  • Utilize this review to assist in preparing for, and passing, the board certification/recertification examination

 
 

Accreditation


The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
 

Designation


The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 39.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Enduring Material activity, 2011 Family Medicine Board Review Self-Study Course, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 39.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP accreditation begins August 31, 2011. The term of approval is for two years from this date, with option for yearly renewal. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: August 31, 2011
Date of Credit Termination: August 31, 2013
Submission Deadline Date: AMA Credit August 31, 2013
Submission Deadline Date: AAFP Credit August 31, 2013

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity posttest and evaluation, as well as payment of a $40 processing fee.