WHO SHOULD ATTEND
ACOFP sponsors an intensive, 3-day workshop for family physicians and residents wanting to update their skills and knowledge as well as for those preparing to take the certification or recertification examinations administered by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians. The program provides a holistic osteopathic educational experience, combining didactic presentations on important topics in contemporary family medicine with hands-on sessions that focus on improving and refining Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine skills and techniques.
The ACOFP Intensive Update & Board Review is open for registration to osteopathic family physicians preparing for their board exams, as well as to osteopathic and allopathic family medicine faculty and residents in dually accredited or ACGME accredited family medicine residency programs.
This course is designed for osteopathic and allopathic family physicians who want to update their skills and knowledge, as well as for those preparing to take the recertification examination given by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians (AOBFP).
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
This program provides a patient-care focused review by experienced osteopathic family medicine clinician-educators. The curriculum has been updated to reflect the latest developments in the field. It will cover major family medicine concepts, help participants improve existing skills, as well as introduce new and innovative osteopathic modalities. In addition, the program schedule has been designed to minimize the time away from your busy practice.
Daily breakout sessions utilizing a hands-on approach will provide a solid review and practice of osteopathic manipulative therapy (OMT). Additionally, targeted reviews of important topics in family medicine are designed to augment knowledge in preparation for the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians certification or recertification examination.