The Brigham Update In Hospital Medicine

Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital Clinical Update

An intensive review of fundamentals and practice-changing updates across 33 core topics in hospital 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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Discover the Latest Trends in Hospital Medicine

The Brigham Update in Hospital Medicine is a case-based, comprehensive look at new developments, guidelines, and therapeutic strategies in the field. Led by Christopher L. Roy, MD, SFHM, and Glen M. Kim, MD, MPH, this CME program covers a broad set of topics, providing the most relevant information on core concepts, including:

  • Practical review of direct oral anticoagulants and reversal agents
  • Rapid-fire cases on insulin management
  • Can't-miss radiology diagnoses
  • New pharmacotherapies for opioid addiction
  • Practice-changing recommendations for supplemental O2
  • Pearls for improving laboratory interpretation
  • Practical approaches to ß-lactam allergy
  • Updated guidelines for sepsis and septic shock

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, The Brigham Update in Hospital Medicine provides a maximum of 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 25.50 MOC points, as well as access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews. Expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

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

  • Direct Oral Anticoagulants: What a Hospitalist Needs to Know - Jean M. Connors, MD
  • Current Strategies and Common Questions in the Management of Urinary Tract Infections - Sigal Yawetz, MD
  • Current Approaches in the Management of Venous Thromboembolism - Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD
  • Antibiotic Update - Jennifer A. Johnson, MD
  • The Hemodialysis Patient: What a Hospitalist Needs to Know - Finnian R. McCausland, MBBCh, MMSc
  • High-Yield Rheumatology for the Hospitalist - Derrick J. Todd, MD, PhD
  • Diagnosis and Management of Bronchitis and Pneumonia in the Hospitalized Patient - Joel Katz, MD
  • Can’t-Miss Radiology Diagnoses - Jennifer W. Uyeda, MD
  • Cirrhosis for the Hospitalist - Anna E. Rutherford, MD, MPH
  • Rapid-Fire Hematology Cases for the Hospitalist- Aric D. Parnes, MD
  • Oncology for the Hospitalist - Brett E. Glotzbecker, MD
  • Acute Stroke: New Definitions, New Treatments, and New Expectations - Galen V. Henderson, MD
  • Best Practices in Pain and Palliative Care - Joshua R. Lakin, MD
  • Skin Infections and Infection Mimickers - Adam D. Lipworth, MD
  • Current Strategies and Controversies in Addiction Medicine - Samata Sharma, MD
  • Evidence-Based Approaches to Inpatient Hyperglycemia - Nadine E. Palermo, DO
  • Allergy Update: Antibiotic Allergies, Anaphylaxis and Other Common Consult Questions - Paige G. Wickner, MD, MPH
  • Evidence-Based Management of COPD/Asthma - Scott L. Schissel, MD, PhD
  • Evidence-Based Case Review in Preoperative Evaluation - Adam C. Schaffer, MD
  • Update in Acute Kidney Injury - Emily S. Robinson, MD, MPH
  • Current and Emerging Concepts in Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Joshua R. Korzenik, MD
  • Update in C. difficile - John J. Ross, MD
  • Rapid-Fire Electrolyte Cases for the Hospitalist: Na, Ca - David A. Krakow, MD
  • Rethinking Common Labs: Pearls for the Hospitalist - David A. Krakow, MD
  • A Case Review: Evidence, Guidelines, and Pearls for Atrial Fibrillation - Yee-Ping Sun, MD
  • GI Bleed: What a Hospitalist Needs to Know - Tyler M. Berzin, MD, MS
  • Recent Advances in Heart Failure - Anju Nohria, MD
  • Best Practices in Delirium Prevention and Treatment - David J. Wolfe, MD, MPH
  • Addressing and Managing Adrenal Disorders - Anand Vaidya, MD, MMSc
  • Improving the Evaluation and Management of Syncope - Kapil Kumar, MD
  • Update in Sepsis - Rebecca M. Baron, MD
  • Practical Approaches to Pancreatobiliary Disease Management - Linda S. Lee, MD
  • Evidence-Based Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes - Marc S. Sabatine, MD, MPH

Course Directors

Christopher L. Roy, MD, SFHM

  • Medical Director
  • Hospital Medicine Unit
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Glen M. Kim, MD, MPH

  • Director of Education
  • Hospital Medicine Unit, and Assistant Program Director
  • Internal Medicine Residency
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Course Director
The Brigham Board Review
Distance Learning Series

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

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

Co-Directors

Adam C. Schaffer, MD

  • Director of General Medical Consultation
  • Hospital Medicine Unit
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Valeria C. Pazo, MD

  • Director of the Medical Spanish Initiative
  • Internal Medicine Residency
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

 

Koji Nakashima, MD

  • Associate Director of Education
  • Hospital Medicine Unit
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Lindsey C. Wu, MD

  • Co-Director of Hospitalist POCUS Education
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Guest Faculty

David A. Krakow, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Emory University School of Medicine
  • Director of Hospital Medicine
  • Emory University Hospital

Harvard Medical School Faculty

Rebecca M. Baron, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Tyler M. Berzin, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Jean M. Connors, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Brett E. Glotzbecker, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Samuel Z. Goldhaber, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Galen V. Henderson, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jennifer A. Johnson, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Joel Katz, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Vice Chair for Education
  • Department of Medicine
  • Program Director
  • Internal Medicine Residency
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Joshua R. Korzenik, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Kapil Kumar, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Joshua R. Lakin, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Linda S. Lee, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Adam D. Lipworth, MD

  • Instructor in Dermatology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Finnian R. McCausland, MBBCh, MMSc

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anju Nohria, MD

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

 

Nadine E. Palermo, DO

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Aric D. Parnes, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Emily S. Robinson, MD, MPH

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

John J. Ross, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anna E. Rutherford, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Marc S. Sabatine, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Scott L. Schissel, MD, PhD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital

Samata Sharma, MD

  • Instructor in Psychiatry
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Yee-Ping Sun, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Derrick J. Todd, MD, PhD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jennifer W. Uyeda, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Anand Vaidya, MD, MMSc

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

Paige G. Wickner, MD, MPH

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David J. Wolfe, MD, MPH

  • Instructor in Psychiatry
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Sigal Yawetz, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Accreditation

The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

The Harvard Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 25.50 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: December 15, 2018
Termination Date: January 31, 2021 (Please note that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ will no longer be issued for the activity after this date)
Estimated Time to Complete: 25.50 hours

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

ABIM Medical Knowledge MOC Points

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 25.50 Medical 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 points.

Risk Management Credit

This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 1.5 credits of Risk Management Study. This includes:

1.5 Credits of Opioid Education and Pain Management Training
.75 Credit of End-of-Life Care Studies

Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

Disclosure

Harvard Medical School (HMS) adheres to all ACCME Accreditation Criteria and Policies. It is HMS's policy that those who have influenced the content of a CME activity (e.g. planners, faculty, authors, reviewers and others) disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial entities so that HMS may identify and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. These disclosures will be provided in the activity materials along with disclosure of any commercial support received for the activity. Additionally, faculty members have been instructed to disclose any limitations of data and unlabeled or investigational uses of products during their presentations.

Disclosure information for all individuals in control of the content of the activity is located on the disclosure statement.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this program, participants will be better able to apply:

  • Best practices for common problems in hospital medicine
  • Seminal studies and updates in the evidence
  • Recent guideline recommendations
  • Expert opinions where the data are lacking
  • Pearls for interpreting common laboratory diagnostics

Intended Audience

This activity is designed for Hospitalists, Internists, Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and other clinicians caring for hospitalized patients.