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ACP Maintenance of Certification Exam Preparation Course - Schaumburg, IL

Date: August 20-22, 2015
Course Code: PG1510
Course Schedule: Download the Course Schedule
Course Syllabus: The e-syllabus will be available beginning August 7, 2015

Register Online

Fee Schedule

  Non-Member ACP Member,
Resident*, Research
Fellow*, Intern*
Before 7/27/15: $905 $735
On/after 7/27/15: $980 $810

* 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 in internal medicine, 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 live activity for a maximum of 23 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Information

This course provides preparation for the ABIM MOC examination, but does not qualify for ABIM MOC Points.

ACP IMBR Flashcards App

Access to the ACP IMBR Flashcards App loaded with 200 IM Board Review flashcards will be available to participants 24 hours after the course concludes.

Electronic Syllabus*

All registrations include access to the electronic version of the course syllabus (e-syllabus), which will be available beginning August 7, 2015.

Important Points Regarding the E-Syllabus:

  • The e-syllabus is a full-color pdf document in excess of 2000 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 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 4, 2015.
  • 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 Director

Kesavan Kutty, MD, MACP, FCCP, FRCP
Professor of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
Academic Chairman of Medicine, Wheaton Franciscan Health Care-St Joseph,
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Faculty

Christopher Chitambar, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Division of Neoplastic Disease and Related Disorders
The Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Clinical Cancer Center

Asriani Chiu, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine (Allergy)
Program Director, Allergy and Immunology Fellowship
The Medical College of Wisconsin

Jennifer Connelly, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Neurology
Program Director, Neurology Residency
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Aaron Dall, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Nephrology
Froedtert Hospital
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Gilbert Fareau, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Jose Franco, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Dividion of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Mary Beth Graham, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Program Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship
Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Paul Halverson, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine and Rheumatology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital and Wheaton Franciscan-St. Joseph
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Ann Maguire, MD, MPH, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine
The Medical College of Wisconsin

Rahul Nanchal, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Dividion of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Froedtert Hospital
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Dalip Singh, MD, FACC
Professor of Medicine and Cardiology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Section of Cardiology
Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Michael Widlansky, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Associate Director
Cardiovascular Fellowship Program
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Barbara Wilson, MD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Program Director
Dermatology Residency
The Medical College of Wisconsin

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 check the internet for alternative hotels in the area.

Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Conference Center
1551 Thoreau Drive
Schaumburg, Illinois 60173
Phone: 847-303-4100
Group Rates: Single or double rooms $140

The hotel reduced-rate cutoff date is July 29, 2015
All rates are per room, per day and do not include applicable taxes and gratuities. Reduced rates are available until July 29, 2015 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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