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39th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine

39th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine

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Format

Board Review

Time to Complete

83.75 hours

Released

October 1, 2016

Expires

January 31, 2019

Maximum Credits

83.75 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 83.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program

Accredited Provider

This program is provided by Oakstone Publishing, LLC in conjunction with Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Producer

This program is produced by Oakstone Publishing, LLC.

Program Description

This CME course offers the most comprehensive review of internal medicine and its subspecialties and is led by Harvard Medical School's most distinguished clinical faculty in each field. Clinical updates, case discussions and board preparation sessions enhance your knowledge so you can confidently incorporate the latest guidelines and recommendations into your daily practice. In addition to preparing for board certification and recertification exams, the 39th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine will also get you up to speed on:

  • Newer options for diagnosis: what to choose, when and why
  • Treatment and care management strategies to optimize patient outcomes
  • How to avoid medical mistakes
  • Improved approaches to common and complex clinical challenges
  • Navigating screening controversies

Intended Audience

The target audience for this course is clinical and academic internists, pediatricians, and primary care physicians/trainees preparing for ABIM internal medicine certification/recertification examinations and/or seeking a comprehensive update in internal medicine and its subspecialties.

Educational Objectives

After taking part in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Apply current/recommended guidelines in clinical practice
  • Describe pathophysiology as it applies to management of clinical problems
  • Apply knowledge gained to the ABIM certification/recertification examinations
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations
  • Review and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice
  • Identify/integrate current therapeutic options for specific disorders, including end-of-life care

Topics and Speakers

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Disclosure Policy

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Disclosure information for all individuals in control of the content of the activity is located on the disclosure statement.

Course Directors

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

Carolyn B. Becker, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology
Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Nancy Berliner, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Division of Hematology
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD
Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Physic
Harvard Medical School
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Faculty

Harvard Faculty
Dale S. Adler, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Edwin P. Alyea, III, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lindsey R. Baden, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
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

Elisabeth M. Battinelli, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Hematology
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Bonnie L. Bermas, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Carolyn A. Bernstein, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Neurology
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Marc P. Bonaca, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Kari P. Braaten, MD, MPH
Instructor in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert Burakoff, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Julie E. Buring, ScD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Preventive Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Mariana C. Castells, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Walter W. Chan, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Wendy Y. Chen, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jean M. Connors, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Hematology
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Carolyn M. D’Ambrosio, 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

Paul F. Dellaripa, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Bradley M. Denker, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Renal Division
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Akshay S. Desai, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Todd B. Ellerin, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Peter C. Enzinger, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Joerg Ermann, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Brendan M. Everett, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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

Sonia Friedman, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Lydia Gedmintas, MD, MPH
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Hilary J. Goldberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Annekathryn Goodman, MD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Massachusetts General 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

Florencia Halperin, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Sarah P. Hammond, MD
Assistant Professor in Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lauren C. Harshman, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Galen V. Henderson, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Neurology
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

Elliot Israel, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David M. Jackman, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jennifer A. Johnson, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Matthew I. Kim, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Scott Kinlay, PhD, MBBS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Michael Klompas, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Population Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Department of Population Medicine
Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare Institute
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ann S. LaCasce, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lisa S. Lehmann, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Part-Time
Harvard Medical School
Division of General Internal Medicine & Primary Care
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Leonard S. Lilly, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

James H. Maguire, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ronald P. McCaffrey, MD
Professor of Medicine, Part-Time
Harvard Medical School
Division of Hematology
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Marie E. McDonnell, MD
Lecturer on Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Julia Y. McNabb-Baltar, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Tracey A. Milligan, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Neurology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Elinor A. Mody, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anju Nohria, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Maureen M. Okam, MD, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Hematology
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

M. Angela O’Neal, MD
Instructor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Neurology
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Marc A. Pfeffer, MD, PhD
Victor J. Dzau Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ann L. Pinto, MD, PhD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of General Internal Medicine & Primary Care
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Paul M. Ridker, MD
Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Eric J. Rubin, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Microbiology and Molecular Genetics)
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Marc S. Sabatine, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Suzanne E. Salamon, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Associate Chief for Clinical Geriatrics
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

John R. Saltzman, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Martin A. Samuels, MD
Miriam Sydney Joseph Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Chairman, Department of Neurology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Adam C. Schaffer, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Scott L. Schissel, MD, PhD
Instructor in Medicine, Part-Time
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ellen W. Seely, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Benjamin N. Smith, MD
Lecturer on Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endoscopy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Caren G. Solomon, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Women’s Health
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

William G. Stevenson, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Garrick C. Stewart, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David M. Systrom, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Manisha Thakuria, MD
Instructor in Dermatology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Dermatology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lori W. Tishler, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of General Internal Medicine & Primary Care
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Usha B. Tedrow, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Derrick J. Todd, MD, PhD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

J. Kevin Tucker, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Renal Division
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Alexander Turchin, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anand Vaidya, MD, MMSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Russell G. Vasile MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Department of Psychiatry
Beth Israel Medical Deaconess Hospital

Sushrut S. Waikar, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Renal Division
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Katherine H. Walker, MD, MSc
Research Fellow in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
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

Matthew J. Weinstock, MD
Clinical Fellow
Harvard Medical School
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Whitney W. Woodmansee, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Maria A. Yialamas, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Guest Faculty
Amir A. Qamar, MD
Director, Transplant, Liver Cancer, and Wellness Programs
Senior Staff Hepatologist
Department of Transplantation
Lahey Hospital and Medical Center
Burlington, MA

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Credit

83.75

Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

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Designation Statement

The Harvard Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 83.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Additional Credit Information

Risk Management Credit
This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 6.75 credits of Risk Management Study. This includes:

  • 0.75 Credit of End-of-Life Care Studies
Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

ABIM MOC Points
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