Stay Connected in 2021

It’s more important now than ever to stay connected with the latest trends and research in osteopathic family medicine—and to your ACOFP family. Join us for an unforgettable educational and networking event, taking place completely virtually March 11–14. This year’s convention will feature over 30 hours of AOA Category 1-A CME spanning multiple tracks.

 


ACOFP '21

Join us for the virtual experience:
March 11–14, 2021


Register Online




Schedule-at-a-Glance
Please note: If you are unable to attend any of these sessions live, you will have access to all of the sessions on-demand after the event and you will be eligible to receive AOA Category 1-A CME for successful completion of each course.

Schedule subject to change


Thursday, March 11            
             
5:15 – 6:00 pm CT
  Welcoming Remarks        
             
6:00 – 7:00 pm CT
  Opening Keynote Session        
             
             
Friday, March 12
           
             
9:45 – 10:00 am CT
  Welcoming Remarks
       
             
10:00 – 11:00 am CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
   
    How to Use ADA’s Type 2 Diabetes Treatment Algorithm   Mountain Medicine: 
Off the Grid
   
             
11:00 – 11:10 am CT
  BREAK
       
             
11:10 am – 12:10 pm 
  CME Sessions
       

           
    Track 1
  Track 2
   
    Radiology Review: 
Common X-Ray in the ER
  Nutrition

   
             
12:10 – 12:40 pm CT
  Product Showcase
       
             
12:40 – 1:40 pm CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
   
    Non-Urgent Hypertension Diagnosis and Treatment Approach
  Commonly Missed Fractures


   
             
1:40 – 1:50 pm CT
  BREAK
       
             
1:50 – 2:50 pm CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1   Track 2
   
    Neutral HIV Prevention: Tips and Tools for the Family Physician
  Unmasking Rare Disorders: 
What the DO Needs to Know
   
             
2:50 pm – 3:00 pm CT
  BREAK
       
             
3:00 – 4:00 pm CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
   
    Value-Based Care: 
A Patient-Centric Approach
  Cardiovascular Disease: Congestive Heart Failure
   
             
4:00 – 4:10 pm CT
  BREAK
       
             
4:10 – 4:30 pm CT
  Fellows Ceremony
       
             
             
Saturday, March 13
           
             
9:15 – 9:45 am CT
  Product Showcase
       
             
9:45 – 10:00 am CT
  Welcoming Remarks
       
             
10:00 – 11:00 am CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Celebrating Women’s Voices in 
Medicine and Leadership
  Mountain Medicine: 
High Altitude Medicine
   A Physician’s Role in Team-Based Patient Care
             
            Working with Advanced Practice Providers
           
11:00 – 11:10 am CT
  BREAK
       
             
11:10 am – 12:10 pm
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Burns and Treatment of Burns: Outpatient and ER
  Deprescribing

  Types of Medical Practices:
Which One Is Right for You?
             
12:10 – 1:10 pm CT
  Product Showcase
       
    Presented by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
   
             
1:10 – 2:10 pm CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Breaking Down Barriers to Providing Care to the LGBTQI Patient Population


  Fever in Infants and Children




  Overpowering Imposter Syndrome

The Peri- and Post-Menopausal Patient in the Family Physician's Office
             
2:10 – 2:20 pm CT
  BREAK
       
             
2:20 – 3:20 pm CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Urgent Hypertension

  Updates on COVID-19/
Immunization
  Comprehensive
Geriatric Assessment
             
3:20 – 3:30 pm CT
  BREAK
       
             
3:30 – 4:30 pm CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Palliative Care
  Ethics
  A Fed Baby Is a Happy Baby
             
            To Inject or Not to Inject
             
             
Sunday, March 14
           
             
9:15 – 9:45 am CT
  Product Showcase
       
             
9:45 – 10:00 am CT
  Welcoming Remarks        
             
10:00 – 11:00 am CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Sleep Apnea

  Anxiety, Depression and Psychosocial Issues in Primary Care
  Chronic Kidney Disease

             
11:00 – 11:10 am CT
  BREAK
       
             
11:10 am – 12:10 pm
  CME Sessions
       
   
       
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Late-Breaking Session TBA

  Social Determinants of Health

  Prediabetes: Steps to Prevent
Type 2 Diabetes
             
12:10 – 12:40 pm CT
  Product Showcase
       
             
12:40 – 1:40 pm CT
  CME Sessions
       
             
    Track 1
  Track 2
  New Physicians & Residents
    Diagnosis and Treatment of Urgent Presentations of Hypertension
  Common Procedures for 
Rural Family Medicine
  Approaching Difficult Topics with Patients
             
1:40 – 1:50 pm CT
  Closing Remarks