The National Family Medicine Board Review course is a four-day, 38.5-hour total immersion “boot-camp” in the factual database of family medicine. The goal of the course to help participants pass their exams—drives the content. At the conclusion, participants, through repetition, will have learned the key information needed to pass family medicine certification and recertification examinations.
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|Learn the Key Information You Need to Pass the
Family Medicine Certification and Recertification Exams!
Live & Self-Study Participants Receive Free Access to the Challenger Chrome FM Boards Quick Prep 1,500+ Question Pool!*
(A $495 Value!)
*Note: Access instructions will be emailed in approximately 4-7 business days from the date of registration or purchase. Access will expire within 5 days after the written test in April. Upon expiration of access, please call our office at (800) 458-4779 for an extension if you are taking the fall exam.
If Live or Self-Study Participants Don’t Pass Either the Certification or Recertification Exams Offered by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) or the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), We’ll Refund Their Tuition.*
*Your request for a refund must be received within 90 days of your notification of failing the exam. **Proof of failing will need to be submitted with your refund request. **(Letter from the board, letter from you requesting a refund or to attend the next course and the performance report from the board).
Dr. Wendling is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Director of Rural Health Education at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and formerly the Assistant Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Dr. Jackson is Staff Physician in Urgent Care and Medical Director of Visiting Nurses Hospice at Covenant Medical Group in Saginaw, MI. He is also Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. Dr. Jackson is past-President of the Michigan Academy of Family Physicians.
Dr. Biggs is the program director for the University of Kansas Family Medicine Residency in Kansas City, KS. From 2011 to 2013 she was the Deputy Director of Medical Education at the American Academy of Family Physicians. Her interests include maternity care and women’s health, residency competency education, and the patient-centered medical home.
Dr. Boss is a hospitalist and the Medical Director of Charlevoix Area Hospital in Charlevoix, MI, and serves as an adjunct clinical instructor in the Department of Sleep Medicine at the University of Michigan. He is a graduate of the College of Human Medicine at Michigan State University and was the former Assistant Residency Director in the Family Medicine training program at Eisenhower Army Medical Center in Ft. Gordon, GA.
Dr. Ferenchick is a Professor of Internal Medicine and the Chief of General Medicine at Michigan State University. He is an associate editor for Board Basics: Essential Facts and Strategies for Passing the Internal Medicine Certification Exam, published by the ACP. He also serves as an editor for Essential Evidence Plus.
Dr. Lorinser is currently working as a Regional Medical Officer, Foreign Service, Department of State. He previously worked as a full-time Hospitalist at Marquette General Health System in Marquette, MI, and had also been the Assistant Director of the Family Practice Residency Program at Marquette General Hospital in Marquette, Michigan for 18 years.
Dr. Muncie is Professor of Family Medicine and Director of Student Education in the Department of Family Medicine at the LSU School of Medicine, New Orleans. He was previously the Chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Dr. Pearson is currently the Senior Associate Director of the Sparrow/ MSU Family Medicine Residency and the Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education for MSU-CHM. With a particular interest in sports medicine, Dr. Pearson has served as team physician for MSU’s football team for the past 23 seasons and served as a member of the medical staff for the 1999 World University Games.
Dr. Radecky is the former Director of the Affiliated Family Practice Residency in Grand Rapids, Michigan, serving in that role for nineteen years. She has spoken nationally with the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine and American College of Physician Executives, and has been an NFMBR faculty member since its inception.
Dr. VandeKieft is on faculty at the Providence St. Peter Family Medicine Residency Program in Olympia, WA, and is a Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine at the University of Washington, Seattle. He was previously on faculty at the MSU Department of Family Practice.
Audio & Video Self-Study
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of CEME and the Center for Medical Education, Inc.
CEME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CEME designates this Live activity for a maximum of 38.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
According to the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP), entities authorized to provide continuing education include the AANP, NAPNAP, ANC, ACNM, AMA, AAFP and AAPA. All continuing education offerings should be relevant to the nurse practitioner clinical practice specialty in which the applicant is certified.
Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada who attend CME activities that have been accredited by the AAFP for Prescribed credit can claim MAINPRO-M1 credit for interactive activities (group, online, etc.) or MAINPRO-M2 credit for reading/testing.
CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
The target audience is physicians planning to take the certification or recertification exam of the American Board of Family Medicine, and other clinicians wishing a comprehensive review of the specialty of Family Medicine.
After attending this course, participants will be able to: