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The Brigham Board Review in Pulmonary Medicine

  • Earn up to 30.75 CME credits | ABIM

The Brigham Board Review in Pulmonary Medicine

$895.00

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Overview

Continuing Medical Education: Advances in Pulmonary Medicine

Get state-of-the-art information on major areas in pulmonary medicine while you prep for exams with The Brigham Board Review in Pulmonary Medicine online CME course. Learn how to put optimal therapeutic strategies into practice while reviewing the latest techniques for treating respiratory infections, lung diseases, interstitial disorders, vascular diseases, and more. This pulmonary medicine board review you will help you to:

  • Understand clinical problems reflected in the ABIM pulmonary disease subspecialty board examination
  • Summarize major areas in pulmonary medicine, including respiratory physiology, genetics, and cell and molecular biology
  • Evaluate pulmonary function testing, fundamental pulmonary imaging, and cardiopulmonary exercise testing

Topics / Speakers

General Introduction

Review of Respiratory Physiology
Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD


Genetics and Genomics for the Pulmonary Physician
Benjamin Raby, MD, MPH


Cell and Molecular Biology
Rebecca E. Cagnina, MD

Respiratory Infections

Pneumonia: Community and Hospital Acquired
Rebecca M. Baron, MD


Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Infections
Edward Nardell, MD


Fungal and Parasitic Infections
James H. Maguire, MD


Pulmonary Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts
Francisco Marty, MD

Obstructive Lung Diseases

Asthma: Pathobiology and Assessment
Bruce D. Levy, MD


Asthma: Treatment, Including Acute Exacerbations
Elliot Israel, MD


COPD: Pathobiology and Assessment
Craig P. Hersh, MD


COPD: Treatment, Including of Exacerbations
Miguel Divo, MD


Bronchiectasis and Bronchiolitis
Christopher H. Fanta, MD


Cystic Fibrosis Update
Ahmet Z. Uluer, DO

Interstitial Disorders

Interstitial Lung Disease: An Overview, 2020
Gary M. Hunninghake, MD


BOOP, RB-ILD, BIP, and EG
Gary R. Epler, MD


Occupational and Lung Diseases and Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Robert McCunney, MD


Lung Disease in the Rheumatic Diseases
Paul F. Dellaripa, MD


Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM)
Elizabeth P. Henske, MD


Non-infectious Pulmonary Infiltrates in the Immunocompromised Host
Elizabeth B. Gay, MD


Eosinophilic Lung Diseases, Including Churg-Strauss Syndrome and ABPA
Katherine H. Walker, MD, MSc

Pulmonary Vascular Diseases

Pulmonary Embolism: Pathophysiology and Management
Gregory Piazza, MD


Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prognosis
Bradley M. Wertheim, MD


Pulmonary Vasculitides
Manuela Cernadas, MD

Other Respiratory Conditions

Lung Cancer, Including the Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD


Pleural Disease
Scott Schissel, MD, DPhil


Sleep Deprivation and Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Carolyn D'Ambrosio, MD


Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Rohit Budhiraja, MD, MBBS


Lung Transplantation
Tany Thaniyavarn, MD


Respiratory Complications of Neuromuscular Weakness
Robert Brown, MD


Mesothelioma
Raphael Bueno, MD


Cystic Lung Disease
John C. Kennedy, MD

Approach to the Pulmonary Patient

Cough and Hemoptysis
Christopher H. Fanta, MD


Pre-operative Pulmonary Assessment
Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD

Special Topics

Interventional Pulmonology
Majid Shafiq, MD


Pulmonary Function Testing: Physiology and Application
Scott Schissel, MD, PhD


Fundamentals of Pulmonary Imaging
Andetta Hunsaker, MD


Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing
David Systrom, MD


Pulmonary Pathology I
Robert F. Padera, Jr., MD, PhD


Pulmonary Pathology II
Robert F. Padera, Jr., MD, PhD


Ethical Issues in Pulmonary Medicine
Kathleen J. Haley, MD

Specific Pulmonary Boards Review Topics

Pulmonary Pearls
Christopher H. Fanta, MD


Challenging Pulmonary Consults
Barbara A. Cockrill, MD


Pulmonary Board Review Questions
Michael H. Cho, MD

Faculty

Course Directors

Christopher H. Fanta, MD

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elizabeth B. Gay, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Course Director
The Brigham Board Review
Distance Learning Series

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA

Senior Associate Dean for Postgraduate Medical Education

Director, Master in Medical Sciences in

Clinical Investigation (MMSCI) Program

Harvard Medical School

Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Faculty

Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD

Parker B. Francis Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Rebecca M. Baron, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert Brown, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Massachusetts General Hospital

Rohit Budhiraja, MD, MBBS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Sleep Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Rebecca E. Cagnina, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Manuela Cernadas, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Michael H. Cho, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Barbara A. Cockrill, MD

Harold Amos Academy

Associate Professor

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Carolyn D'Ambrosio, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Paul F. Dellaripa, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Rheumatology, Inflammation, Immunity

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Miguel J. Divo, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gary R. Epler, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Part-time

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Kathleen J. Haley, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elizabeth P. Henske, MD

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Craig P. Hersh, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gary M. Hunninghake, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Andetta R. Hunsaker, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology

Harvard Medical School

Department of Radiology

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elliot Israel, MD

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

John C. Kennedy, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Bruce D. Levy, MD

Parker B. Francis Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Chief, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

James H. Maguire, MD

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Infectious Disease

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Francisco Marty, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert McCunney, MD

Instructor in Medicine, Part-time

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Edward Nardell, MD

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert F. Padera, Jr., MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Harvard Medical School

Department of Pathology

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gregory Piazza, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Benjamin Raby, MD, MPH

Leila and Irving Perlmutter Professor of Pediatrics

Harvard Medical School

Chief, Division of Pulmonary Medicine

Department of Medicine

Boston's Children Hospital

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Scott Schissel, MD, DPhil

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Chief, Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Majid Shafiq, MD

Member of the Faculty of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David Systrom, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Tany Thaniyavarn, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Ahmet Z. Uluer, DO

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases

Department of Medicine

Boston Children's Hospital

Katherine H. Walker, MD, MSc

Instructor in Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Bradley M. Wertheim, MD

Instructor in Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Accreditation

Accreditation

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

Designation

Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 30.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn 30.75 knowledge 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 credit.

 

Date of Original Release: April 24, 2020
Date Credits Expire: April 24, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 30.75 hours

 

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Apply current/recommended pulmonary guidelines in clinical practice
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to pulmonary disorders
  • Identify/apply current therapeutic options for specific pulmonary disorders
  • Evaluate and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice in pulmonary medicine
  • Illustrate knowledge of pathophysiology as it applies to management of pulmonary disorders
  • Apply knowledge gained to the ABIM certification/recertification pulmonary examinations

Intended Audience

This educational activity was designed for fellows/trainees and practicing pulmonary specialists (MDs) and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in Pulmonology) who are preparing to take ABIM Board Review or Recertification Examinations or who seek CME activities to improve patient care in the area of Pulmonary Medicine.

Quick Facts

Provider: Brigham and Women's Hospital and Oakstone CME

Course Directors:

Christopher H. Fanta, MD

Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Department of Medicine Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elizabeth B. Gay, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Department of Medicine Brigham and Women's Hospital

Course Director, The Brigham Board Review Distance Learning Series:

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBASenior Associate Dean for Postgraduate Medical Education Director, Master in Medical Sciences in Clinical Investigation (MMSCI) Program Harvard Medical School Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education Department of Medicine Brigham and Women's Hospital

Credits: Earn a maximum of 30.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 30.75 MOC points

 

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