Infectious Disease Board Review

August 22, 2020 to August 26, 2020
IDBR is an essential destination for physicians planning to certify or recertify in the Infectious Disease Subspecialty of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). This course is also suitable for physicians planning to take Infectious Disease sections of the Internal Medicine Board Examination.
 
Last year, nearly 1,000 physicians took the course in either the live or online format, making this the course of choice for physicians preparing for the exam.

Target Audience

 

Physicians 

This course is designed for Infectious Disease physicians who are:

•    Seeking a thorough review in Infectious Disease
•    Completing their maintenance of certification knowledge modules
•    Taking the initial ABIM Infectious Disease subspecialty certification examination
•    Taking the ABIM Infectious Disease subspecialty recertification examination

 

Learning Objectives

 

  1. Review the core infectious disease information essential for preparing a physician to take the American Board of Internal Medicine Certification or Recertification Examination in infectious disease.
  2. Answer questions written in the specific format used by the ABIM for the certification and recertification examinations.
  3. Provide a comparison of knowledge and test taking experience with colleagues likely to be taking the certification or recertification tests in infectious diseases.
  4. Review state of the art clinical practice for the specialty of infectious diseases.
Course summary
Course opens: 
11/22/2019
Course expires: 
08/26/2020
Event starts: 
08/22/2020 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
08/26/2020 - 12:15pm
Cost:
$1,350.00
Rating: 
0

 

Physician CME Credit 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the Infectious Disease Board Review, LLC.. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Live Course Credit

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 43 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Online Materials Credit

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this enduring material for a maximum of 58 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC Points

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 101 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.

Pharmacist Credit

The George Washington University Hospital, Department of Pharmacy, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of pharmacy education.

Initial Release Date: August 24, 2020

Planned Expiration Date: August 24, 2023

UAN: 0536-9999-20-003-L01-P

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Review microbiology of pathogenic diseases

  • Review immunology of infectious diseases

  • Review state of the art clinical practice for specialty of infectious diseases

  • Discuss causes, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases

  • Discuss diagnosis and treatment of HIV/AIDS

  • Discuss diagnosis and treatment of fungal infections

Continuing Education Credit

This knowledge based course is approved for 4.3 CE hours for pharmacists. CE credits will be transmitted electronically to NABP within 30 days.

Non Physician Credit

Certificates of attendance will be provided to attendees who cannot accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

Claiming Credit

Instructions for claiming credit for the live course and online materials will be posted in the online materials. 

Price

Cost:
$1,350.00
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