This conference has already taken place.
The 45th Annual Family Medicine Update 2019 consists of 3 full days of lectures; March 6, 7 and 8, with two evening workshops on the 6th and 7th; and a Simulation on hands-on clinical skills to prepare for urgent care that runs concurrent with the afternoon lectures on the 8th.
Registration fee includes breakfast, luncheon and coffee breaks. Parking is not included.
Please note there will be NO REFUNDS for cancellations postmarked after February 1st. 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 $119.99 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.
For pricing information, see pricing tab below.
Dates and Times
Start: 3/6/2019 8:00 AM
End: 3/8/2019 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, emergency medicine, endocrinology, gastroenterology, genomics, health care delivery, immunology, infectious disease, musculoskeletal, neurology, oncology, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychiatry, radiology, rheumatology, sports medicine, surgery and women's health. A half-day of concurrent sessions includes hands-on clinical skills to prepare for urgent care. Evening workshops include practical sessions on evaluation and differential diagnosis of the cervical spine, and on stabilizing upper extremity joints.
- 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 2019 Program Grid
Health Sciences Tower, 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.