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San Antonio Internal Medicine Board Review Course

Date: June 12-15, 2014
Course Code: PG1405
Course Schedule: Download the Agenda
Course Syllabus: The e-syllabus will be available on May 30, 2014.

Register Online

Fee Schedule

  Non-Member ACP Member,
Resident*, Research
Fellow*, Intern*
ACP Resident/Fellow
Before 5/19/14: $1,065 $865 $645
On/after 5/19/14: $1,140 $940 $720

* Verification letter required.

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Course Information

Learning Objectives:
  • Review internal medicine in preparation for the ABIM Certification Examination.
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses in internal medicine knowledge.
  • Integrate information from the many subspecialties of internal medicine.
  • Implement changes in clinical practice in accordance with recent advances and clinical guidelines.
Target Audience:

This course is intended for physicians preparing for the ABIM Certification Examination, general internists, internal medicine subspecialists, and internal medicine trainees. Other Healthcare professionals engaged in primary care will also find the subject matter relevant to their clinical practice.

CME Accreditation:

The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 32 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Flash Cards

Access to ACP's electronic flash cards will be provided at the conclusion of the course.

Electronic Syllabus*

All registrations include access to the electronic version of the course syllabus (e-syllabus), which will be available beginning May 30, 2014.

Important Points Regarding the E-Syllabus:

  • The e-syllabus is a full-color pdf document in excess of 1100 pages. It is not intended for printing. If printed in black and white it will not be readable.
  • You must download the syllabus to your laptop or tablet prior to attending the course, as there will not be internet access in the meeting room.
  • You will need to have software that enables you to take notes on a pdf document. Adobe Reader is a source for free versions of note-taking software.
  • You should make a back-up copy of the e-syllabus. It will only be available online until June 30, 2014.
  • There are a limited number of outlets in the meeting room. Your device should be fully charged before you arrive.

*A print copy of the syllabus can be ordered with your registration for an additional $75.00 (or purchased at the course for $100). If you would like to order a print copy, please check this option on the course page before adding the course to your cart. All print copies will be distributed at the course.

Course Directors

Emily S Wang, MD, ACP Member
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio

Joshua Hanson, MD, MPH, ACP Member
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Medicine/Hospital Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio

Faculty

Sandra G. Adams, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
South Texas Veterans Health Care System

S. Hinan Ahmed, MD
Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Fellowship Associate Program Director
Division of Cardiology
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas

Wm. W. Barrington, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute
Program Director, Electrophysiology Fellowship Program
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburg, Pennsylvania

Jason E. Bowling, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Medical Director and Director of Hospital Epidemiology
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

César O. Freytes, MD, FACP
Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital
Professor of Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Christopher Gisler, MD
Instructor/Clinical, Department of Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Jennifer Krejci-Manwaring, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Kate Lathrop, MD
Instructor/Clinical, Medical Oncology and Hematology Fellow
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

V. Mohan, MD
Northwest Gastroenterology Associates
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Jason Morrow MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics & Gerontology
Howard and Betty Halff Professor of Ethics & Medical Humanities
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Medical Director, UHS Inpatient Palliative Care Consultation Service

Tom J. Sauerwein, MD, ACP Member
Endocrinology Fellowship Program Director Emeritus
Endocrinology Consultant to AFSG, San Antonio Military Medical Center
Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio

Tamara Simpson
Pulmonologist
South Texas Veterans Health Care System

John Sladky, MD, LtCol USAF MC
Neurology Associate Program Director
San Antonio Military Medical Center

Leslie S. Staudt, MD, ACP Member
Assistant Professor
University Of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Brent Wagner, MD, FACP
Staff Physician, STVHCS
Director, Clinical Nephrology Training Program, Division of Nephrology
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas

Janice L. Zimmerman, MD, FACP
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Head, Critical Care Division, Department of Medicine
The Methodist Hospital, Houston

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Location - Hotel Information

You are responsible for making your own hotel reservations. A sufficient number of rooms have been set aside for course registrants. In the event that the rooms have been sold out, please contact ACP Customer Service at 800-523-1546, ext. 2600 or 215-351-2600 (M-F, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET) for alternative hotels.

Hilton Palacio del Rio
200 South Alamo Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Telephone: 210-222-1400
Group Rates: Single or double rooms $197

The hotel reduced-rate cutoff date is May 22, 2014
All rates are per room, per day and do not include applicable taxes and gratuities. Reduced rates are available until May 22, 2014 or until the ACP contracted hotel block sells out. Please identify yourself with this course in order to benefit from the block of rooms set aside for course registrants.

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