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Boston, MA - MOC Prep Course

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

Fees

Registration Date Non-Member ACP Member*
Before 8/9/17 $790 $620
On/After 8/10/17 $865 $695

*Includes Residents, Research Fellows, and Interns. Verification letter required.

Course Details

Date: September 7-8, 2017 Cambridge, MA
Course Code: PG1711

Course Schedule

Course Syllabus

Flashcards App

Course Co-Directors

Melanie Hoenig, MD

  • Nephrology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Carol Bates, MD, FACP

  • General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

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.

Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston
575 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone: 617-492-1234
Group Rates: Single or double rooms $249

The reduced-rate cutoff date is August 10, 2017. All rates are per room, per day and do not include applicable taxes and gratuities. Reduced rates are available until August 10, 2017 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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Electronic Syllabus

All registrations include access to the electronic version of the course syllabus (e-syllabus), which will be available beginning August 28, 2017.

Important points:

  • 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 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 until 2 weeks after the course ends.
  • There are a limited number of outlets in the meeting room. Your device should be fully charged before you arrive.

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.

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

MOC Information

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 14 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.

Refund/Cancellation Policy for Courses

To request a refund for MOC Exam Preparation Courses, please refer to ACP's Refund/Cancellation Policy for Courses.