44th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine

CME : 98.75 + more
Start Date :  Jul 25, 2021End Date :  Aug 01, 2021

Organized by :   Harvard Medical School (HMS)

Specialties :   Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Geriatrics, Oncology, Nephrology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology

Fees Fee :   Starting From USD 795

Conference Summary

44th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine (IRIM) is organized by Harvard Medical School (HMS) and will be held from Jul 25 - Aug 01, 2021.

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education:

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 98.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

American Board of Internal Medicine:
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 98.75 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.

Risk Management:
This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 2.00 credits of Risk Management Study. This includes .50 credits of Opioid Education and Pain Management Training, and .50 credits of End-of-Life Care Studies. Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

Intensive Review of Internal Medicine:

The 44th annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine is presented in 2021 as a distance learning program featuring: 
• Live streaming education that provides strategies for state-of-the-art care in today’s healthcare environment
• Updates across all major areas of Internal Medicine
• Online, interactive Q&A with the clinical leaders who are providing these updates
• A new library of prerecorded instruction that our faculty provide to supplement your learning experience with a deeper dive into important topics
• Recordings of the live streamed sessions that enable you to watch them at your convenience for a period of 30 days

Course Overview:
With an extensive array of distance-learning lectures, case discussions, and board preparation sessions, this CME program is one of the most comprehensive reviews of internal medicine offered by the clinical faculty of Harvard Medical School.

The 44th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine course enhances internal medicine knowledge by offering a comprehensive update in internal medicine and it’s subspecialties. It consists of a case-based review of challenging clinical problems and review of literature to guide evidence-based practice. This course can also serve to prepare attendees for the ABIM Board Examinations (Certification/Recertification) and offers online interactive board review question-and-answer practice sessions in each subspecialty. The program also offers COVID-19 updates threaded throughout for diagnosis, clinical presentation, testing, infection control, treatment, prevention and mental health as well as within sessions dedicated to specialized areas of internal medicine. Throughout the course emphasis will be placed on the practical application of physiological principles to the understanding and management of clinical problems and board exam preparation. A video library of pre-recorded lectures for a deeper dive into important topics is also provided to supplement and enhance this program.

It offers accelerated learning:
► For clinicians seeking a practical and comprehensive review that ensures you are up to date across all major fields of internal medicine:
• Newer options for diagnosis: what to choose, when, and why
• Treatment and care management strategies to optimize patient outcomes
• How to avoid medical mistakes
• Improved approaches to common and complex clinical challenges
• Navigating screening controversies
• COVID-19 updates and implications for clinical practice

 For physicians preparing to certify or recertify and seeking a rigorous, proven preparatory course in advance of taking the ABIM board examination:
• Board review questions
• Sessions to guide efficient preparation and study
• Four exam practice sessions
• Study guides
• Test-taking strategies and skills development

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• Apply current/recommended guidelines in clinical practice
• Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations
• Identify/integrate current therapeutic options for specific disorders, including end-of-life care
• Review and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice
• Describe pathophysiology as it applies to management of clinical problems

Outcomes-Driven Education:
This past year has introduced an avalanche of critically important updates and medical advances that need to be understood and deployed for state-of-the-art patient care.

The 44th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine (IRIM) synthesizes this vast amount of information and presents it with efficiency and effectiveness to ensure that you are current with these updates and the best ways to incorporate them into practice in today’s healthcare environment.

And for those of you who are preparing to certify or recertify, we complement this education with extensive board examination preparation and test-taking skills.

Sessions and board preparation span all major fields of internal medicine and are led by Harvard Medical School’s most distinguished clinical faculty in the fields of:
• Cardiovascular Medicine
• Oncology
• Neurology
• Critical Care
• Nephrology
• Hematology
• Gastroenterology
• Infectious Diseases 
• Pulmonary Medicine
• Women's Health
• Rheumatology
• Endocrinology
• Allergy and Immunology
• Hospital Medicine
• Dermatology
• Biostatistics
• General Internal Medicine

Covid-19 Updates and Clinical Implications
The 2021 program provides:
• Comprehensive COVID-19 updates for vaccination, prevention, diagnosis, care of patients with post-COVID-19 syndrome, testing, infection control, treatment, emergent therapies, and mental health considerations
• Updates are also embedded within sessions dedicated to specialized areas of Internal Medicine

Educational highlights include:
• Vaccines: clinical updates
• Addressing patient questions, concerns, and vaccine hesitancy
• Management of COVID-19 long-haul syndrome
• Emerging therapies 
• Evidence-based use of common supplements to reduce COVID severity
• Clinical overview of COVID-19
• Diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19
• Coagulation issues in COVID-19 patients 
• Immunological testing for COVID-19 
• Cardiac issues in COVID-19 patients
• AKI in COVID-19 patients 
• ICU management of COVID-19 patients 
• Emergency preparedness during the COVID-19 pandemic 
• Managing stress and psychological complications during the COVID-19 crisis
• Clinician wellness and safety in a COVID-19 world
• Ventilator management in COVID-19
• Hematologic manifestations of COVID-19
• Global epidemiology and status
• Management of diabetes in critically ill patients with COVID-19
• Racial disparities and COVID-19
• Mental health and wellness amidst COVID-19

Credit Info

  • CME : 98.75
  • MOC : 98.75
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