This conference has already taken place.
The 44th Annual Family Medicine Update 2018 consists of 3 full days of lectures; March 7, 8 and 9, with two evening workshops on the 7th and 8th; and a Simulation of Office Urgencies and Emergencies that runs concurrent with the afternoon lectures on the 9th.
Registration fee includes breakfast, luncheon and coffee breaks. Parking is not included.
To Register for this event, please use the following link:
Please note there will be NO REFUNDS for cancellations postmarked after February 7th. At the door registrations, CHECKS ONLY, with an additional $50.00 Late Fee.
For hotel accommodations, contact Holiday Inn Express, Nesconset, NY at (631) 471-8000 / (800) HOLIDAY. Please refer to the CME block code, when making your reservation. The discounted room rate is $119.00 for Wednesday and Thursday, and $124.99 for Friday and includes breakfast. In addition, the Holiday Inn will provide shuttle service from the LIRR Stony Brook station to the hotel.
Dates and Times
Start: 3/7/2018 8:00 AM
End: 3/9/2018 5:00 PM
The rapid advances in diagnosis and treatment makes continuing updating important for the family physician. This three-day course is designed to cover current and common areas of clinical practice, including integrated topics in: cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, gynecology, health care delivery, infectious disease, integrative medicine, musculoskeletal, neurology, oncology, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychiatry, radiology, sports medicine, and surgery. A half-day of concurrent sessions includes hands-on clinical skills in emergency management. Evening workshops include practical sessions on evaluation and differential diagnosis of the cervical spine, and on biopsy of skin lesions.
- Diagnose and clinically manage problems frequently encountered in family practice.
- Use and interpret currently available diagnostic techniques.
- Appropriately apply and select from among currently available therapeutic modalities.
- Apply skills in problem-solving, including eliciting pertinent history, performing physical examination, gathering and evaluating diagnostic data, making clinical decisions, implementing therapy and providing continuous care.
- Perform appropriate preventive procedures and patient counseling to promote and maintain health and prevent disease.
- Identify problems failing to respond to management as an anticipated and necessitating consultation to confirm the diagnosis and/or plan management, as well as those conditions requiring referral for definitive care.
FMU 2018 Program Grid
Health Sciences Center, Level 3, Lecture Hall 5
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 24.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.