Skip Navigation

Internal Medicine Certification
and Recertification Board Review

Monday-Friday, July 11-15, 2016

Course Brochure

Online registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available. Please see below for details.

Course registration will begin at 7:00 am on Monday, July 11, 2016. Optional early registration will take place on Sunday, July 10, 2016 from 4:00-6:00 pm. at the conference location.

LOCATION
The Inn at St. John’s

44045 Five Mile Rd.
Plymouth, MI 48170
(734) 414-0600

Grande Ballroom - located at the back of the hotel. See here for hotel map.

OVERVIEW
The University of Michigan Internal Medicine Certification and Recertification Board Review is designed to offer a comprehensive and practical review of internal medicine to prepare you for the ABIM board exam. The curriculum will cover primary care, every medical subspecialty, and selected outside specialties such as neurology, dermatology, and psychiatry. An interactive format and audience response system will be used to actively engage participants and provide preparation for passing the examination.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Physicians preparing for the American Board of Internal Medicine Certification or Recertification examination, or any physician/healthcare provider seeking an intensive review of internal medicine.

WHY CHOOSE THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN?

LODGING ACCOMMODATIONS
The Inn at St. John's (conference location)
44045 Five Mile Rd.
Plymouth, MI 48170
Click here for a map and location of the hotel
Reservations: (734) 414-0600 - Mention group name: IM Board Review Course
Reservation deadline: while rooms are available

Other accommodation:

Hilton Garden Inn Plymouth
14600 N. Sheldon Road
PlymouthMI 48170 (less than a half of a mile from the conference location - a shuttle will be provided to and from the conference location)
Click here for a map and location of the hotel
Reservations: (734) 354-0001
To reserve online:please visit this link, group code is INTERN
Rate and Deadline: $139.00 single or double occupancy until Thursday, June 30 (while rooms are available). Rate is subject to change after Thursday, June 30.

TRANSPORTATION
Detroit Metropolitan Airport is located approximately 25 miles east of Ann Arbor on I-94 from the Inn at St. John's (conference location). There are several options for ground transportation to and from the airport, including taxicabs and rental cars. The following transportation companies offer round trip service:

Arbor Limousine Service/Select Ride, (888) 663-5959
Golden Limousine Service, (800) 300-5151
Metro Cars, (800) 456-1701

REGISTRATION FEES
You are encouraged to register as soon as you are certain of attending, as we cannot guarantee educational materials if you are not preregistered and prepaid by Friday, June 24, 2016. You are not considered registered until payment is received. Fees include continental breakfasts, lunches, refreshments, and a comprehensive syllabus. On-site registration will also be available.

AN EVENING IN ANN ARBOR
What two things are important to experiencing Ann Arbor the right way? Zingerman's Delicatessen and the University of Michigan Stadium - The Big House! Join us for an evening in Ann Arbor. Following course instruction on Wednesday, July 13th, we will board U-M buses and head from the Inn at St. John's to Zingerman's Delicatessen, one of the the country's top delis, for dinner. From Zingerman's, it's on to Michigan Stadium for a private tour of The Big House; gameday locker rooms, the famous tunnel, and even the field to toss a few footballs like your favorite Heisman trophy winner! Space is limited and on a first come, first served basis. The fee for this Ann Arbor experience is $50 and covers transportation, dinner, and stadium fees.

U-M Internal Medicine Board Review,
Monday - Friday, July 11-15, 2016
Physician
Physician-in-Training, Retired Physician, RN & Allied Health
U-M Faculty and Staff
After June 3, 2016 $1,300 $1,100 $475
An Evening in
Ann Arbor
$50
$50
$50

REGISTRATION OPTIONS

Online Register here
Mail Brochure
U-M Department of Internal Medicine
Continuing Medical Education
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr., Lobby J, Suite 1200
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-5750
Fax (734) 998-0085

CANCELLATION POLICY
An administrative fee of $50 will be deducted from your registration payment. Refund requests must be received in writing no later than Friday, June 24, 2016. No refunds will be made thereafter. Please email your requests to intmedcme@umich.edu.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon conclusion of this course, participants should be able to implement:

ACCREDITATION AND CREDIT DESIGNATION
The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 39.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Applications have been submitted to the American Osteopathic Association and to the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
Monday, July 11, 2016
7:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 Welcome and Course Overview
General Medicine
8:15 Guidelines - Screening and Prevention
8:45 Biostats
9:15 Women's Health and Care of Pregnant Patients
9:45 Perioperative Medicine
10:15 Break
10:30 ENT
11:00 Pain Management
11:30 Geriatric Pearls
12:00 pm Morning Session Adjourns / Lunch
12:45 Palliative Care
1:15 Office Ophthalmology
1:45 Office Orthopedics
2:15 Dermatology for the Non-Dermatologist
2:45 Primary Care Psychiatry
3:15 Break
Infectious Diseases
3:30 HIV/STD
4:00 Tuberculosis / Non-TB
4:30 Tick-Borne Infections
5:00 Travel Medicine / Bioterrorism
5:30 CNS Infections
6:00 Common Outpatient Infections
6:30 Session Adjourns

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
7:00 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 Announcements
Cardiology
7:40 EKG Basics
8:00 Hypertension
8:30 Coronary Arterial Disease / Myocardial Infarct
9:15 Valvular Disorders
9:45 Pulmonary Hypertension
10:15 Break
10:30 Heart Failure / Cardiomyopathies / Pericarditis
11:00 Lipid Management
11:30 Arrhythmias
12:00 pm Morning session adjourns / Lunch
Rheumatology / Hospital Medicine
12:45 Acute Arthritis
1:30 Chronic Arthritis
2:15 Systemic Autoimmune Disorders
3:00 Break
3:15 Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue
3:45 Vasculitis
4:30 Updates in Hospital Medicine
5:00 Session Adjourns

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
7:00 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 Announcements
Pulmonary
7:40 Pulmonary Function Tests
8:00 Asthma / Reactive Airways / Occupational Lung Diseases
8:30 COPD
9:00 Interstitial Lung Disease
9:30 Solitary Pulmonary Nodule / Lung Cancer
10:00 Break
10:15 Pleural Diseases
10:45 Obstructive Sleep Apnea
11:15 Critical Care
12:00 pm Morning session adjourns / Lunch
Endocrine
12:45 Diabetes Mellitus
1:30 Pituitary Disorders
2:00 Thyroid Disorders
2:45 Break
3:00 Adrenal Disorders
3:30 Reproductive Disorders
4:00 Calcium and Bone Disorders
4:30 Obesity
5:00 Session Adjourns

Thursday, July 14, 2016
7:00 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 Announcements
Nephrology
7:40 Glomerular Diseases
8:10 Fluids and Electrolytes
8:50 Acid / Base Disorders
9:30 Acute Kidney Injury
10:00 Break
10:15 Liver Disorders
10:45 Chronic Tubular-Interstitial Diseases
11:15 Kidney Stones
11:45 Genetic Disorders of the Kidney
12:15 pm Morning Session Adjourns / Lunch
Gastroenterology
1:00 Clinical Evaluation of Kidney Function
1:30 Stomach and Duodenum
2:00 Pancreatic Pathology
2:30 Small and Large Bowel
3:00 Break
3:15 Colorectal Neoplasia
3:45 Esophageal Pathology
4:15 Gallbladder and Bile Duct Disorders
4:45 Gastrointestinal Bleeding
5:15 Session Adjourns

Friday, July 15, 2016
7:00 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 Announcements
Hematology / Oncology
7:40 Hematopoietic Stem Cells and their disorders
8:10 Multiple Myeloma and related disorders
8:40 Anemia
9:10 Bleeding and Platelet Disorders
9:40 Thrombotic Disorders
10:10 Break
10:25 Leukemia / Lymphoma
10:55 Breast Cancer
11:25 Oncologic Emergencies
11:55 Morning Session Adjourns / Lunch
Neurology
12:30 pm Headache
1:00 Stroke
1:30 Dementia
2:00 Course Adjourns