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Boston, MA - MOC Prep Course

Date: September 15-16, 2014
Course Code: PG1411
Course Schedule: Download the Course Schedule
Course Syllabus: The e-syllabus will be available beginning September 2, 2014

Register Online

Fee Schedule

  Non-Member ACP Member,
Resident*, Research
Fellow*, Intern*
Before 8/21/14: $739 $579
On/after 8/21/14: $814 $654

* Verification letter required.

Course Information

Learning Objectives:
  • Increase and refresh knowledge of core topics in internal medicine and the subspecialties through discussion of common and not-so-common clinical problems.
  • Become adept working through difficult test questions logically and successfully.
  • Implement changes in clinical practice in accordance with recent advances and clinical guidelines.
Target Audience:

Physicians preparing for the ABIM Maintenance of Certification examination, general internists, internal medicine subspecialists, and internal medicine trainees.

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 activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ACP Flashcards App

Access to the ACP Flashcards App loaded with 200 IM Board Review flashcards 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 September 2, 2014.

Important Points Regarding the E-Syllabus:

  • The e-syllabus is a full-color pdf document in excess of 600 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 September 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

Carol Bates, MD, FACP
General Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Anjala Tess, MD, ACP Member
General Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Faculty

Kenneth A. Bauer, MD
Hemo/Thrombosis
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Melanie Hoenig, MD
Nephrology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Joseph Kannam, MD
Cardiovascular Institute
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Adolph W. Karchmer, MD
Infectious Diseases
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Daniel Leffler, MD, MS
Gastroenterology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Amin Sabet, MD
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Signature Health Care
Brockton, MA

Robert H. Shmerling, MD
Rheumatology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Andrew Tarulli, MD
Neurology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Steven E. Weinberger, MD, FACP
Executive Vice President and
Chief Executive Officer
American College of Physicians
Adjunct Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Senior Lecturer on Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Hotel and Travel 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.

Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston
575 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
Telephone: 617-492-1234 Fax: 617-491-6906
Group Rates: Single or double rooms $275

The hotel reduced-rate cutoff date is August 22, 2014

All rates are per room, per day and do not include applicable taxes and gratuities. Reduced rates are available until August 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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