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2019 IL AFP Annual Meeting
Saturday October 19, 2019
NIU Conference Center

1120 E Diehl Rd, Naperville, IL 60563


7:30 am                      Registration opens & continental breakfast                
8:00 am - 12pm         ABFM KSA Group Study on Palliative Medicine                       

9:00 – 10:00 am        Committee Meetings -  Government Relations, Public Health, & FM Educators
New Physicians Meet-up hosted by IAFP new physician board members Brandyn Mason, DO and Noorain Akhtar, MD        

10 -10 :30 am           Member Interest Group meetings - FPs in FQHCs, Urgent Care & Reproductive Health

10:30 – 11:00 am     Member Interest Group meetings - Women in Leadership, Direct Primary Care & Food is Medicine

11:00 am -1:00 pm    Lunch on your own

11:00 am -1:00 pm    IAFP 2019-2020 Board meeting

11:00 am– 3:30 pm  Primary Care Resource Fair      

11:00 am – 1:00 pm        Resident Advocacy Workshop & lunch                                                 

1:00 -2:00 pm           CME - Rural Maternal Health - Presented by: John Cullen, MD, FAAFP – Valdez Alaska                     

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Evaluate evidence-based methods to decrease maternal mortality.
  2. Review methods to increase recognition of implicit bias and reduce disparities in maternal morbidity and mortality.
  3. Develop strategies to help improve resident education and support practicing family physicians providing full-scope reproductive and maternity care.
  4. Address the growing loss of rural maternity services nationwide.

2:00 – 2:15 pm        Break at Primary Care Resource Fair                    

2:15 -2:45 pm        CME -  In Pursuit of Equity -  Presented by Michael Hanak, MD
Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the meaning of health equity and the role it plays in ensuring delivery of accessible, high quality care across a community.
  2. Understand healthcare disparities impacting communities on the west side of Chicago.
  3. Learn one approach to screening patients for social needs in the primary care setting.
  4. Access resources made available by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement to assist with incorporating equity into the practice of medicine.

2:45 - 3:15 pm       CME - ABFM UpdatePresented by: Jerry Kruse, MD 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify the core requirements for continuous family medicine certification through the ABFM
  2. Describe the new longitudinal assessment option for the 10-year examination
  3. Determine the most relevant and seamless way to meet the performance improvement activity requirement based on their practice environment
  4. Articulate the ABFM's role in supporting family physicians through their certification process   
  5. Invite Diplomates to become more involved with the ABFM                                                             

3:15 – 3:30 pm      Break at Primary Care Resource Fair                        

3:30 – 4:30 pm      CME - Plenary Session - Harm Prevention and Harm Reduction in Opioid Safety - Presented by William Campbell, DO

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Learn current methods of risk maintenance of patients, including Urine Drug Screens, Naloxone, and the Prescription Monitoring program.
  2. Calculate daily morphine equivalents for various opioid medications.
  3. Learn current methods of risk screening for patients on opioid medications.
  4. Identify high risk patients and formulate a comprehensive treatment plan for those patients.                             

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.    Annual Business Meeting: Installation of IAFP President, AAFP Fellow Convocation, updates from AAFP
                              and Town Hall/Open Microphone Session        

5:30-6:30 p.m.       Reception - Sponsored by Healthcare Associates Credit Union     

Accreditation Statement    

The Illinois Academy of Family Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
The IAFP designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Prescribed Credit
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Schedule as of 09.26.2019 / Subject to change