The Brigham Board Review in Endocrinology 2015

Brigham and Women's Hospital and Oakstone Board Review

Prep for exams, discover new endocrinology guidelines and incorporate the latest developments into your practice. Ideal for MOC.

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Prep for Board Exams. Earn CME Credits.

This home study taught by distinguished faculty from Harvard Medical School is designed to improve overall knowledge in endocrine diseases and to fully prepare practicing endocrinologists, fellows/trainees and other professionals preparing to take ABIM Board Review or certification/recertification examinations. It will help you to better:

  • Integrate and demonstrate increased overall knowledge of endocrine diseases
  • Identify/integrate current therapeutic options for specific endocrine disorders
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to endocrine disorders

Discover New Guidelines

A clinically based review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course provides up to 29 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditsand 29 MOC points. Choose between online video, DVD video or audio CD to access unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews in order to confidently incorporate the latest endocrinology guidelines into your daily practice.

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

Neuroendocrinology

  • Anterior and Posterior Pituitary Insufficiency - Le Min, MD
  • Pituitary Masses - Ursula B. Kaiser, MD
  • Neuroendocrine Cases for the Boards - Ursula B. Kaiser, MD
  • Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Prolactinomas - Whitney W. Woodmansee, MD
  • Acromegaly: Management Options - Whitney W. Woodmansee, MD

Thyroid

  • Hypothyroidism - Trevor Angell, MD
  • Hyperthyroidism and Thyroiditis - Matthew Kim, MD
  • Thyroid Nodules - Ellen Marqusee, MD
  • Differentiated Thyroid Cancer - P. Reed Larsen, MD

Adrenal

  • Adrenal Insufficiency (Primary and Secondary) - Jonathan S. Williams, MD
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Cushing’s Syndrome - Gail K. Adler, MD
  • Essential Hypertension - Naomi Fisher, MD
  • Endocrine Hypertension - Naomi Fisher, MD
  • Pheochromocytoma and Paragangliomas Syndromes - Robert Dluhy, MD
  • Board Review Adrenal Cases - Robert Dluhy, MD
  • Adrenal Nodules and Cancer - Anand Vaidya, MD MMSc
  • Hirsutism and Hyperandrogenism - Ole-Petter R. Hamnvik, MB BCh BAO, MMSc

Reproduction

  • Male Hypogonadism - Shehzad Basaria, MD
  • Evaluation of the Patient with Menstrual Irregularities - Maria Yialamas, MD
  • Assisted Reproduction - Janis Fox, MD

Calcium/Bone

  • Evaluation of the Patient with Low Bone Density - Sharon Chou, MD
  • Spotlight on Osteoporosis: Treatment and Long-term Care to Reduce Fractures - Meryl S. LeBoff, MD
  • Metabolic Bone Disease - Eva Liu, MD
  • Parathyroid Disease - Hypo- and Hyperparathyroidism - Edward M. Brown, MD
  • Non-PTH Mediated Disorders of Calcium Homeostasis - Carolyn B. Becker, MD
  • Calcium-Bone Cases for the Boards - Carolyn B. Becker, MD

T2DM Topics

  • Type 2 Diabetes: Screening, Diagnosis and Prevention - Marie E. McDonnell, MD
  • Lifestyle Modification in T2DM Management - Marie E. McDonnell, MD

Treatment Options for Hyperglycemia in T2DM

  • Classic Antihyperglycemic Agents: Metformin, Sulfonylureas/Meglitinides, Thiazolidinediones - Amir, Tirosh, MD
  • New Antihyperglycemic Agents - Amir, Tirosh, MD
  • Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes - Alexander Turchin, MD
  • Assessing Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes - Alexander Turchin, MD

Managing Diabetes Complications

  • Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Diabetes - Bindu Chamarthi, MD
  • Microvascular and Infectious Complications - Margo Hudson, MD

Special Populations

  • Management of Inpatient Hyperglycemia - Margo Hudson, MD

Diabetes in Pregnancy

  • Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus - Emma Morton-Eggleston, MD

Other Metabolic Topics

  • Hypoglycemia in Non-diabetic Adult Patient: Diagnosis and Management - Rajesh Garg, MD
  • Managing Obesity - Florencia Halperin, MD
  • Lipid Management - Jorge Plutzky, MD
  • Diabetes Cases for the Boards - Graham McMahon, MD

Others

  • Carcinoid and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors - Ole-Petter R. Hamnvik, MB BCh BAO, MMSc
  • Endocrine Emergencies - Ole-Petter R. Hamnvik, MB BCh BAO, MMSc
  • Endocrine Complications of Pregnancy - Ellen Seely, MD

Course Directors

Ole-Petter R. Hamnvik, MB BCh BAO, MMSc

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

The Brigham Board Review
Distance Learning Series

Ajay Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA

  • Associate Dean for Global and Continuing Education
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Faculty

Gail K. Adler, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Trevor Angell, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Shehzad Basaria, MD

  • Lecturer on Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Carolyn B. Becker, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Bindu Chamarthi, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Sharon Chou, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Robert Dluhy, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Naomi Fisher, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Janis Fox, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Rajesh Garg, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Florencia Halperin, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Margo Hudson, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ursula B. Kaiser, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Matthew Kim, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

P. Reed Larsen, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 

Meryl S. LeBoff, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Eva Liu, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ellen Marqusee, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Marie E. McDonnell, MD

  • Lecturer on Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Graham McMahon, MD

  • Assoctiate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Le Min, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Emma Morton-Eggleston, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Population Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jorge Plutzky, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ellen Seely, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Amir Tirosh, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Alexander Turchin, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jonathan S. Williams, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Whitney W. Woodmansee, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anand Vaidya, MD, MMSc

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Maria Yialamas, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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 29 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 29 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: February 15, 2015
Credit Expiration Date: February 15, 2018

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of a program post-test.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this activity, participants should be able to affirm or modify their approach to patient management in the following areas:

  • Integrate and demonstrate increased overall knowledge of endocrine diseases
  • Identify and improve knowledge and clinical competence-based practice gaps in endocrinology
  • Correlate pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Describe optimal therapeutic strategies and their risks and benefits
  • Apply the knowledge and strategies gained through participation in this activity to the Board exam and daily practice

Intended Audience

Practicing endocrinologists, fellows/trainees, and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in endocrinology) preparing to take ABIM Board Review or certification/recertification examinations and/or seeking to improve patient care.

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