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UCSF Hot Topics in Primary Care Medicine

UCSF Hot Topics in Primary Care Medicine

$695.00

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Overview

Discover New Guidelines with Online CME

The UCSF Hot Topics in Primary Care Medicine continuing medical education course presents a comprehensive review of new developments in outpatient medicine, with emphasis on the day-to-day controversies of office practice.

 

Led by Robert B. Baron, MD, MS, this primary care review highlights best practice guidelines for a range of topics, from cancer screening and allergy and immunology, to current approaches to gout, depression, dermatology, sports medicine, osteoporosis, and more. It’s online CME that will help you to better:

  • Manage common problems including high cholesterol, coronary heart disease, asthma, COPD, stroke, TIAs, vertigo, STDs, diabetes, hearing loss, sinusitis, substance abuse, and more
  • Diagnose and treat special problems in women's health
  • Select the best diagnostic tests
  • Understand health disparities and your role in providing equitable, patient-centered care

Topics / Speakers

Preventive Medicine

Prevention of Infections: Best Practices in Vaccination
Lisa G. Winston, MD


Updates in Breast Cancer Screening
Karla M. Kerlikowske, MD


Cancer Screening 2019: New Recommendations, New Controversies
Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH


How Should We Approach Cervical Cancer Screening and Routine Pelvic Examinations in 2019?
George F. Sawaya, MD

Clinical Strategies in Primary Care I

Management of Lipid Disorders: Integrating the New Guidelines
Robert B. Baron, MD, MS


Safer Opiate Prescribing
Soraya Azari, MD


Common and Uncommon Problems in Otolaryngology
Steven Pletcher, MD


Updates in Nutrition and Exercise: New Trials and New Guidelines
Jeffrey A. Tice, MD

Clinical Strategies in Primary Care II

Current Strategies in Perioperative Medicine
H. Quinny Cheng, MD


Quality Contraception Care: Counseling and Controversies
Sara Whetstone, MD


Updates in Hospital Medicine
Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

Clinical Strategies in Primary Care III

Current Strategies in Perioperative Medicine
H. Quinny Cheng, MD


Quality Contraception Care: Counseling and Controversies
Sara Whetstone, MD


Updates in Hospital Medicine
Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

Clinical Strategies in Primary Care IV

Current Approaches to Asthma and COPD
Michael Peters, MD


Management of Common Problems in Sports Medicine
Cindy J. Chang, MD


Best Practices in Chest Imaging for the Non-Radiologist
Brett M. Elicker, MD


Current Approaches to Allergy and Immunology
Iris Otani, MD

Clinical Strategies in Primary Care V

Depression in Primary Care: Mourning or Melancholia?
Descartes Li, MD


Interventional Cardiology for the Non-Cardiologist: New Innovations and New Guidelines
Krishan Soni, MD, MBA


Diagnosis and Treatment of Osteoporosis: What’s New and Controversial in 2019?
Douglas C. Bauer, MD

Faculty

Course Chair

Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

Professor of Medicine

Associate Dean for Graduate and Continuing Medical Education

Course Faculty

(University of California, San Francisco unless indicated)

Soraya Azari, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Douglas C. Bauer, MD

Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Cindy J. Chang, MD

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and

Family and Community Medicine

Primary Care Sports Medicine

H. Quinny Cheng, MD

Professor of Medicine

Brett M. Elicker, MD

Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging

Chief, Cardiac & Pulmonary Imaging

Jonathan Graf, MD

Professor of Medicine

UCSF Director, UCSF RA Observational Cohort

Division of Rheumatology

Zuckerberg San Francisco General

Karla M. Kerlikowske, MD

Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Director of Women's Health

Research Fellowship at SFVAMC

Descartes Li, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Director, UCSF Bipolar Disorder Program

Director, Medical Student Education

UCSF Department of Psychiatry

Iris Otani, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Associate Program Director

Allergy and Immunology Fellowship

Steven Z. Pantilat, MD

Professor of Medicine

Chief, Division of Palliative Care

Michael Peters, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Susan Philip, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Disease Prevention and Control Branch

San Francisco Department of Public Health

Steven Pletcher, MD

Professor of Otolaryngology

Program Director, Otolaryngology

Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) Residency

George F. Sawaya, MD

Professor of Obstetrics

Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

and of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

The Robert B. Domush Chair in Obstetrics and Gynecology Education

Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

Professor of Medicine

Chief, Division of Hospital Medicine

Krishan Soni, MD, MBA

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division of Cardiology

Director of Value Improvement for Department of Medicine

UCSF Health Subspecialty Services

Jeffrey A. Tice, MD

Professor of Medicine

Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Associate Medical Director

UCSF Women’s Health Primary Care Practice

Sara Whetstone, MD

Assistant Professor

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

Associate Program Director

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences Residency

Lisa G. Winston, MD

Professor of Medicine

Vice Chief

Inpatient Medical Services and Hospital Epidemiologist

Zuckerberg San Francisco General

Accreditation

Accreditation

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

UCSF designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.5 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 up to 15.5 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: January 15, 2020
Date Credits Expire: January 14, 2023

 

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this program, participants should be able to:

  • Implement new guidelines in office-based preventive medicine, including new strategies for cancer screening, immunizations, prevention of coronary heart disease, and stroke
  • Manage common office problems including high blood cholesterol, coronary heart disease, asthma, COPD, gout, stroke, TIAs, vertigo, sexually transmitted infections, diabetes, hearing loss, sinusitis, and substance abuse
  • Manage common specialty problems in neurology, cardiology, endocrinology, infectious disease, dermatology, allergy and immunology, otolaryngology, orthopedics and sports medicine, gynecology, psychiatry, nutrition, hospital medicine, perioperative care, geriatrics, and palliative care
  • Diagnose and treat common problems in women's health including cervical, breast and ovarian cancer, routine pelvic exams, contraception, and osteoporosis
  • Select the best diagnostic tests and enhance value in medical practice
  • Use best evidence and optimize patient communication and shared-decision making
  • Become a better health advocate with a deeper understanding of health disparities and the central role of primary care clinicians in providing equitable, patient-centered care

Intended Audience

Designed for practicing internists, family practitioners, and all other health professionals interested in providing high quality primary care, this course will present a comprehensive review of new developments in outpatient medicine.

Quick Facts

Provider: University of California, San Francisco

Course Director:

Robert B. Baron, MD, MS

Professor of Medicine Associate Dean for Graduate and Continuing Medical Education

Credits: Earn a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 15.5 ABIM MOC points

 

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