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Meeting Program

The meeting program for Prevention 2019 is available for you to browse. Confirmed speakers and session descriptions are being added daily, so be sure to check back often.

Subscribe to meeting announcements for updates by email and review registration rates for the conference, pre-conference institutes, and the Residency Director's Workshop.

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Plenary Sessions

Opening General Session and Membership Meeting
William Peduto, John Auerbach, Brian Castrucci, Page Rogers and Karen Fradua
Monday, May 20 (1:15–3:30pm)

KBS Lecture: Soledad O'Brien
Soledad O'Brien with Georges Benjamin
Tuesday, May 21 (8:00–9:30am)

Will Artificial Intelligence Transform Preventive Medicine?
Kyu Rhee, J. Marc Overhage and Leo Kärkkäinen
Wednesday, May 22 (8:00–9:30am)

From Activism to Action: How Gun Violence Survivors are Leading the Conversation on Prevention and Policy
Erica Ford and David Hogg
Thursday, May 23 (9:45–10:45am)

Closing Lunch, Awards and Closing Speaker
Eduardo Sanchez
Thursday, May 23 (11:00am–1:00pm)

Plenary Details

Meeting Tracks

Many sessions are associated with the meeting tracks focused on: Improvement and Innovation; Policy, Evidence and Practice; Engagement and Change; Models and Health Systems; Lifestyle Medicine and Precision Public Health; The Future of Preventive Medicine.

Sessions by Track

Pre-Conference Institutes

Medical Makers
Institute 103 – Sunday, May 19 (2:00–6:00pm)

DesignHack Project Facilitation
Institute 102 – Sunday, May 19 (1:00–4:30pm)

Institute 104-Sunday, May 19 (1:30-5:00pm)

Culinary Medicine
Institute 201 – Monday, May 20 (7:30am–12:45pm)

Population Health Integration Curriculum
Institute 202 – Monday, May 20 (8:00–11:30am)  

Building Provider Capacity to Address Diabetes Prevention
Institute 203 – Monday, May 20 (8:00–11:30am)

Brain Health
Institute 204 – Monday, May 20 (8:00–11:30am)

Institute 205 – Monday, May 20 (8:00–11:30am)

Institute 206 – Monday, May 20 (8:00–11:30am)

There is an additional fee to participate in pre-conference institutes—see pricing.

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Residency Director's Workshop

This workshop will be held May 19 (12:30–6:30pm) and May 20 (8:00–11:30am), and is available only to directors and administrators of Preventive Medicine Residency Programs.

There is a fee to participate. Attendees do not have to register for the full conference to participate in the workshop.

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ACPM is still finalizing the amount of CME to be offered for the meeting.  ACPM expects to offer about 26* CME/MOC credits.

*Amount is subject to change


ACPM Prevention 2019 will offer at least 10 hours of lifestyle medicine in-person CME that fulfills the pre-requisite from the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine.


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Prevention 2019 is the annual meeting of the American College of Preventive Medicine and the premier event for professionals in disease prevention and health promotion. The meeting advances the science of preventive medicine through state-of-the-art educational programming.
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