Pulmonary Medicine Board Review Course

The Oakstone Institute Board Review

Prep for board exams and integrate new knowledge into your daily practice with this concise review. Ideal for MOC.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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Prep for Boards and Stay Current with this Concise Review

The Pulmonary Medicine Board Review Course will improve your knowledge across the spectrum of pulmonary conditions and diseases and will fully prepare you for the ABIM certification and recertification exams in Pulmonary Disease. Thirty state-of-the-art lectures deliver the most relevant information necessary for passing the boards and for enhancing your ability to diagnose and manage respiratory conditions and diseases encountered in the course of daily practice. It will help you to better:

  • Discuss relevant scientific and clinical information covering the field of pulmonary medicine
  • Understand pulmonary disease pathophysiology and diagnosis of a broad array of conditions and diseases
  • Integrate the latest management strategies for pulmonary diseases into daily practice
  • Understand critical care topics including ARDS, surgery and mechanical ventilation
  • Pass ABIM board certification and recertification exams in Pulmonary Disease

Discover New Guidelines

A clinically based review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in pulmonary medicine provides up to 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditsand 23.5 MOC points. Available online or via audio CD, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and casebased reviews so that you may confidently incorporate the latest thinking and guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: The Oakstone Institute

Course Director:
Tracy Luckhardt, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and
Critical Care Medicine
University of Alabama Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Credits: Earn up to 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and 23.5 MOC points

Obstructive Lung Disease

  • COPD - Management - Surya Bhatt, MD
  • Cystic Fibrosis - Steve Rowe, MD
  • Non-CF Bronchiectasis - Marty Solomon, MD
  • Asthma - Diagnosis and Management - Jennifer Trevor, MD
  • Asthma - Pathogenesis and Phenotypes - Jennifer Trevor, MD
  • COPD - Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Disease Course - Mike Wells, MD

Critical Care

  • Sepsis and Shock - Amit Gaggar, MD
  • Cardiac Issues in Critical Care - Sam McElwee, MD
  • Surgical Issues in Critical Care - Neurology, Trauma, OB - David Miller, MD
  • ARDS - Pathogenesis and Management - Steve Stigler, MD
  • Mechanical Ventilation - Steve Stigler, MD

Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Diseases

  • Occupational and Environmental Lung Disease - Veena Antony, MD
  • Sarcoidosis - Joseph Barney, MD
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis - Joao DeAndrade, MD
  • Other Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Diseases - Tracy Luckhardt, MD

Sleep Medicine/Neuromuscular/Skeletal

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Polysomnography - Jennifer DeWolfe, DO
  • Sleep Physiology and Sleep Disorders - Jennifer DeWolfe, DO

Infections

  • Mycobacterial Disease - Veena Antony, MD
  • Fungal Lung Disease - John Baddley, MD
  • Lung Infections in Immunocomporomised Hosts - Peter Pappas, MD
  • Bacterial Pneumonia and Lung Abcess - Martin Rodriguez, MD

Neoplasms

  • Lung Cancer - Management, Interventional Pulmonary - Gerald Belopolsky, MD
  • Lung Cancer - Overview and Screening - Mark Dransfield, MD
  • Lung Cancer - Diagnostic Techniques and Staging - Wissam Jaber, MD

Pleural Diseases

  • Pleural Effusion and Pneumothorax - Diagnosis and Management - Hitesh Batra, MD

Transplantation

  • Lung Transplant - Allocation, Complications and Pharmacotherapy - Keith Wille, MD

Vascular

  • Vasculitis and Pulmonary Hemorrhage - Angelo Gaffo, MD
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolism and Pulmonary Hypertension - Kevin Leon, MD

Basic Science and Physiology

  • Pulmonary Function Tests and Exercise Testing - Surya Bhatt, MD

Epidemiology and Statistics

  • Literature Review, Basic Statistical Concepts and Clinical Trial Design - Terry Shaneyfelt, MD

Course Director

Tracy Luckhardt, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Speakers

Veena Antony, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Engineering and Environmental Health Sciences
  • Director of Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

John Baddley, MD, MSPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Chief of Infectious Diseases at the
  • Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Joseph Barney, MD, MSPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Director, UAB Multidisciplinary Sarcoidosis Clinic
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Hitesh Batra, MD

  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Gerald Belopolsky, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Surya Bhatt, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Joao DeAndrade, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Director of the UAB Interstitial Lung Disease Program
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Jennifer DeWolfe, DO

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Director of the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center Sleep Center
  • Department of Neurology
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Mark Dransfield, MD

  • Associate Professor Medicine
  • Medical Director, UAB Lung Health Center
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Angelo Gaffo, MD, MSPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Amit Gaggar, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Wissam Jaber, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

 

Kevin Leon, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Samuel McElwee, MD

  • Division of Cardiovascular Disease
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

David Miller, MD, CMQ

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Anesthesiology
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Peter Pappas, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Martin Rodriguez, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Steven Rowe, MD, MSPH

  • Professor Medicine
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Physiology & Biophysics
  • Director, UAB Cystic Fibrosis Transition Clinic
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Terry Shaneyfelt, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of General Internal Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

George Solomon, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

William Stigler, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Medical Director, UAB Medical Intensive Care Unit
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Jennifer Trevor, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

J. Michael Wells, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Keith Wille, MD, MSPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 23.5 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.

Date of Original Release: July 31, 2015
Date Credits Expire: July 31, 2018

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss relevant scientific and clinical information to increase basic knowledge and clinical skills in pulmonary medicine
  • Have a study aid for the ABIM Initial Certification and Maintenance of Certification (MOC) examinations
  • Provide practicing pulmonologist a review and update of disease pathophysiology and diagnosis of a broad array of topics in Pulmonary medicine that can be used in daily practice
  • Review most up-to-date management strategies for pulmonary diseases

Intended Audience

Physicians planning to take the ABIM certification and MOC examination in pulmonary medicine.

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