Today the world of internal medicine is changing at a faster pace than ever before. The practicing physician faces ever-increasing challenges to keep abreast with these changes so that he/she can maintain state-of-the-art care for patients. We therefore invite you to attend our annual Update in Internal Medicine course, which is designed to provide you with comprehensive, up-to-date, evidence-based advances in our understanding and treatment of the most common disorders that you will encounter in everyday practice.
Featuring eight inspiring keynote lectures and up-to-the-minute updates on every specialty in internal medicine
This intensive course will cover all of the major subspecialties, including:
- Infectious diseases
- Pulmonary diseases
- Plus a number of special symposia and workshops
Scores of attendees continue to comment on the excellence of this course and the fact that this is indeed the best medicine course they have ever attended! “We don’t know how you do it, but this course gets better each year!”
The excellent quality of the course can be attributed to the stellar contributions of our superb and senior faculty from one of the premier medical institutions in our country. Our faculty includes national and international authorities who have authored textbooks and definitive reviews, have received prestigious teaching awards and are among the most sought-after speakers at meetings and symposia.
Our best teachers and clinicians will cover these topics through lectures, workshops, ask-the-experts sessions and interactive case-based discussions. Each specialty will also have a “challenging cases“ session using the Audience Response System, which will enable you to anonymously test your knowledge in the different areas of medicine and compare it with that of your peers.
The comprehensive syllabus will include a multitude of images, checklists and additional tools that will enhance your knowledge and provide you with additional skills to improve your practice.
Whether you are preparing for certification or recertification in internal medicine or planning to attend to improve your knowledge, we are certain you will find this course most informative and inspiring and you will come away with new skills and knowledge that will help your patients lead healthier and happier lives.
Medical and Surgical Management of Obesity: What the PCP Needs to Know
Tuesday, Dec. 5 (7:00am – 9:45am)
This special symposium provides the primary care provider with the necessary tools to treat obesity medically and surgically and will offer resources to motivate your patients to live healthier lives.
An Orthopedics Primer – Live Patient Demonstration
Wednesday, Dec. 6 (9:15am – 12:15pm)
Our faculty will demonstrate how to properly evaluate common disorders of the shoulder, knee and back. This symposium features live patient demonstrations and will provide you with strategies and tools to manage these challenging impairments.