The Brigham Board Review in Pulmonary Medicine

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Board Review

This comprehensive board review provides updates on basic principles, changing guidelines and therapeutic strategies in the field of pulmonary medicine. 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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The Most Up-to-Date Therapeutic Strategies

Get state-of-the-art information on major areas in pulmonary medicine, prep for exams, and learn how to put optimal therapeutic strategies to use in your practice. This CME board review course shows you the latest techniques to treat respiratory infections, lung diseases, interstitial disorders, pulmonary vascular diseases, and more:

  • Understand clinical problems reflected in the curriculum for the ABIM pulmonary disease subspecialty board examination
  • Summarize major areas in pulmonary medicine, including respiratory physiology, genetics, and cell and molecular biology
  • Review pulmonary function testing, fundamentals of pulmonary imaging, cardiopulmonary exercise testing

CME and Board Prep at Your Convenience

The Brigham Board Review in Pulmonary Medicine is available online or via audio MP3 CDs, so you can earn credits from the comfort of your home or office and prepare for the ABIM Pulmonary Disease subspecialty Board examination. This CME program provides you with a maximum of 31 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 31 MOC points.

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

General Introduction

  • Review of Respiratory Physiology - Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD
  • Genetics and Genomics for the Pulmonary Physician - Benjamin Raby, MD, MPH
  • Cell and Molecular Biology - Patrick Burkett, MD, PhD

Respiratory Infections

  • Pneumonia: Community and Hospital Acquired - Rebecca M. Baron, MD
  • Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Infections - Edward Nardell, MD
  • Fungal and Parasitic Infections - James H. Maguire, MD
  • Pulmonary Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts - Francisco Marty, MD

Obstructive Lung Diseases

  • Asthma: Pathobiology and Assessment - Bruce D. Levy, MD
  • Asthma: Treatment, Including Acute Exacerbations - Elliot Israel, MD
  • COPD: Pathobiology and Assessment - Craig P. Hersh, MD
  • COPD: Treatment, Including of Exacerbations - Miguel Divo, MD
  • Bronchiectasis and Bronchiolitis - Christopher H. Fanta, MD
  • Cystic Fibrosis Update - Ahmet Z. Uluer, DO

Interstitial Disorders

  • Interstitial Lung Disease: An Overview, 2018 - Ivan O. Rosas, MD
  • BOOP, RB-ILD, BIP and EG - Gary R. Epler, MD
  • Occupational and Lung Diseases and Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis - Robert McCunney, MD
  • Lung Disease in the Rheumatic Diseases - Paul F. Dellaripa, MD
  • Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) - Elizabeth P. Henske, MD
  • Non-infectious Pulmonary Infiltrates in the Immunocompromised Host - Elizabeth B. Gay, MD
  • Eosinophilic Lung Diseases, Including Churg-Strauss Syndrome and ABPA - Katherine H. Walker, MD, MSc

Pulmonary Vascular Diseases

  • Pulmonary Embolism: Pathophysiology and Management - Gregory Piazza, MD
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prognosis - Aaron B. Waxman, MD, PhD
  • Pulmonary Vasculitides - Manuela Cernadas, MD

Other Respiratory Conditions

  • Lung Cancer, Including the Solitary Pulmonary Nodule - Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD
  • Pleural Disease - Scott Schissel, MD, D.Phil
  • Sleep Deprivation and Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Carolyn D. D'Ambrosio, MD
  • Polysomnography and PAP Management - Rohit Budhiraja, MD, MBBS
  • Lung Transplantation - Hilary J. Goldberg, MD
  • Respiratory Complications of Neuromuscular Weakness - Robert Brown, MD
  • Mesothelioma - Raphael Bueno, MD

Approach to the Pulmonary Patient

  • Cough and Hemoptysis - Christopher H. Fanta, MD
  • Pre-operative Pulmonary Assessment - Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD

Special Topics

  • Interventional Pulmonology - Colleen Channick, MD
  • Pulmonary Function Testing: Physiology and Application - Scott Schissel, MD, D.Phil
  • Fundamentals of Pulmonary Imaging - Andetta Hunsaker, MD
  • Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing - David Systrom, MD
  • Pulmonary Pathology I - Robert F. Padera, Jr., MD, PhD
  • Pulmonary Pathology II - Robert F. Padera, Jr., MD, PhD
  • Ethical Issues in Pulmonary Medicine - Kathleen J. Haley, MD
  • Pulmonary Pearls - Christopher H. Fanta, MD
  • Challenging Pulmonary Consults - Barbara A. Cockrill, MD
  • Pulmonary Board Review Questions - Michael H. Cho, MD

Course Directors

Christopher H. Fanta, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elizabeth B. Gay, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

 

The Brigham Board Review
Distance Learning Series

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA

  • Senior Associate Dean for Global and Continuing Education
  • Director, Master in Medical Sciences in
  • Clinical Investigation (MMSCI) Program
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Faculty

Rebecca M. Baron, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert Brown, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Rohit Budhiraja, MD, MBBS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Sleep Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Raphael Bueno, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Surgery
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Patrick Burkett, MD, PhD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Manuela Cernadas, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Colleen Channick, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Michael H. Cho, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Barbara A. Cockrill, MD

  • Harold Amos Academy Associate Professor
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Carolyn D. D'Ambrosio, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Paul F. Dellaripa, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Miguel Divo, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD

  • Parker B. Francis Distinguished Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gary R. Epler, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Part-time
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Hilary J. Goldberg, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Kathleen J. Haley, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elizabeth P. Henske, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

 

Craig P. Hersh, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Andetta Hunsaker, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Radiology
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elliot Israel, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Bruce D. Levy, MD

  • Parker B. Francis Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

James H. Maguire, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Infectious Disease
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Francisco Marty, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert McCunney, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine, Part-time
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Edward Nardell, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert F. Padera, Jr., MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Pathology
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gregory Piazza, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Benjamin Raby, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Ivan O. Rosas, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Scott Schissel, MD, D.Phil

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Chief, Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David Systrom, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Ahmet Z. Uluer, DO

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Katherine H. Walker, MD, MSc

  • Research Fellow in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Aaron B. Waxman, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gerald L. Weinhouse, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • 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.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 31 knowledge 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 credit.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 31 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: June 15, 2018
Date Credits Expire: June 15, 2021
Estimated Time to Complete: 31 hours

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:

  • Apply current/recommended pulmonary guidelines in clinical practice
  • Perform differential diagnosis of complex clinical presentations related to pulmonary disorders
  • Identify/apply current therapeutic options for specific pulmonary disorders
  • Evaluate and interpret up-to-date literature relevant to clinical practice in pulmonary medicine
  • Illustrate knowledge of pathophysiology as it applies to management of pulmonary disorders
  • Apply knowledge gained to the ABIM certification/recertification pulmonary examinations

Intended Audience

This educational activity was designed for fellows/trainees and practicing pulmonary specialists (MDs) and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in Pulmonology) who are preparing to take ABIM Board Review or Recertification Examinations or who seek CME activities to improve patient care in the area of Pulmonology Medicine.