|Preventive Medicine Review Course|
Expand your understanding of preventive care and community health with the Preventive Medicine Review Course. With this single course, physicians can delve into core preventive medicine topics such as epidemiology, biostatistics, environmental health, behavior and mental health, clinical preventive medicine, and health services management.
Preventive medicine is practiced by all physicians to keep their patients healthy. It is also a unique medical specialty that focuses on the health of individuals, communities, and defined populations. Its goal is to protect, promote, and maintain health and well-being and to prevent disease, disability, and death.
Used by preventive medicine specialists to prepare for their board exam, this review course offers a wealth of prevention and health promotion techniques that can be incorporated into everyday practice. Upon completion, participants will be able to:
Review the credit eligibility details below and enroll today to learn more about preventive medicine and the proven intervention strategies that promote health and prevent disease.
Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and Association of American Medical Colleges’ (AAMC) joint initiative (ABMS MOC Directory) to create a wide array of Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Activities, 28th Annual ACPM Preventive Medicine Board Review Course and Weekend Refresher has met the MOC requirements as a MOC Part II Self-Assessment and MOC Part II CME Activity by the following ABMS Member Boards:
MOC Part II CME Activity
MOC Part II Self-Assessment
The American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. (ACCME Accreditation Statement)
ACPM designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 38.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants will receive an electronic certificate following the successful completion of the course.
This online enduring activity has been made available for physicians who would like to learn more about preventive medicine and population health.
Participants can access a preview and the full course through ACPM’s education portal. If you are not an ACPM member, you will need to create a guest account. Contact Jessica Bradshaw, if you have any questions about enrollment, accessing the materials, or earning credit. Contact Haydee Barno if you have questions about the content of this course.
ACPM’s in-person Annual Preventive Medicine Board Review Course was recorded and made available for online, on-demand viewing by physicians of other medical specialties. Core sessions are taught by expert faculty and feature topics such as:
All faculty members have agreed to present educational information free of commercial bias. No significant financial or other relationships have existed within the past year between faculty members and the providers of any commercial products or services they will discuss.
*Dr. Weiss is serving in his personal capacity. The views expressed are his/her own and do not necessarily represent the views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the United States Government.
Preventive Medicine Specialty
Preventive medicine specialists are licensed medical doctors (MD) or doctors of osteopathy (DO), who possess core competencies in biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental and occupational medicine, planning and evaluation of health services, management of healthcare organizations, research into causes of disease and injury in population groups, and the practice of prevention in clinical medicine. They apply knowledge and skills gained from the medical, social, economic, and behavioral sciences.
The American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM) is a professional medical society of more than 2,700 preventive medicine and public health physicians who manage, research, and influence population health. Preventive medicine physicians are employed in a wide range of sectors and settings, and ACPM Fellows are sought after leaders in local, national, and international health sectors. To these specialists, ACPM provides a dynamic forum for the exchange of knowledge and offers high-quality educational programs as well as professional development resources and networking opportunities.