UCSF Advances in Internal Medicine

University of California San Francisco Clinical Update

Expert faculty interpret recent clinical advances and illustrate current management strategies in this multidisciplinary review of internal medicine. Ideal for MOC.

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Stay Current in Your Field

UCSF Advances in Internal Medicine is extremely thorough and helps you keep up with recent developments and current trends in the field. Led by H. Quinny Cheng, MD, it covers a wide range of topics in 11 subspecialty areas, including cardiology, geriatrics, endocrinology, gastroenterology, women's health, pulmonology, neurology, and more. This CME program will help you to better:

  • Illustrate adept management of chronic medical problems such as hyperlipidemia, diabetes, osteoporosis, gout, and chronic pain
  • Manage acute conditions such as skin and soft tissue infections, STDs, and sports-related injuries
  • Effectively diagnose and treat medical problems usually treated by specialists, such as heart failure, hepatitis B & C, end-of-life care, and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Integrate recent guidelines and current evidence into daily practice relevant to atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, anticoagulation management, chronic kidney disease, and preoperative medical evaluation

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, UCSF Advances in Internal Medicine provides a maximum of 25.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can 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.

Quick Facts

Provider: University of California, San Francisco

Course Director:
H. Quinny Cheng, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Credits: Earn a maximum of 25.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Cardiology

  • Atrial Fibrillation Review and Update - Cara Pellegrini, MD
  • Update on Heart Failure with Reduced and Preserved Ejection Fraction - Van Selby, MD
  • Keynote Lecture - Beyond Burnout: What’s New in Physician Well-Being & What’s Next? - Larissa Thomas, MD
  • Updates on Coronary Artery Disease and Interventional Cardiology - Lucas Zier, MD

Geriatrics

  • Geriatrics & Palliative Care: Year in Review - Eric Widera, MD and Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPH

Endocrinology

  • Osteoporosis Screening and Diagnosis: BMD FRAX & Assessment of Secondary Osteoporosis - Steven Harris, MD

General Internal Medicine & Women's Health

  • Modern Management of Pain: Current Strategies for Maximizing Results While Minimizing Opioids - Henry Crevensten, MD
  • Updates in General Internal Medicine: Year in Review - Jeffrey Kohlwes, MD, MPH
  • Chronic Kidney Disease: What the Generalist Needs to Know - Michael G. Shlipak, MD, MPH
  • Updates in Nutrition and Exercise: New Trials and New Guidelines - Jeffrey A. Tice, MD
  • Update in Women’s Health: Year in Review - Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH
  • Menopause: What’s New? What’s Safe? - Sara Whetstone, MD, MHS

Hospital Medicine

  • Updates in Perioperative Medicine - H. Quinny Cheng, MD
  • Updates in Hospital Medicine - Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

Infectious Diseases

  • STDs - Now More Than Ever - Stephanie Cohen, MD, MPH
  • New Developments in Clostridium Difficile - Sarah Doernberg, MD
  • Clinical Problem Solving (Mystery Case) - Presenter: Jen Olenik, MD / Discussant - Rabih Geha, MD
  • Immunization Update - Lisa G. Winston, MD

Gastroenterology

  • Updates on Liver Disease - Jennifer Lai, MD, MBA
  • Tendinopathy - Basic Strategy for Diagnosis and Treatment - Anthony Luke, MD, MPH
  • An Evidence Based Approach to Colon Cancer Screening - James Ryan, MD

Hematology and Oncology

  • The Prostate Cancer Consensus: Smarter Screening, Smarter Treatment - Matthew Cooperberg, MD
  • Oncologic Emergencies and Adverse Effects of Immunotherapy - Gerald Hsu, MD
  • Venous Thromboembolism: So Many Questions…Oy - Andrew D. Leavitt, MD
  • What Radiology Test Should I Order? - David Naeger, MD

Neurology

  • Advances in Headache Management - Morris Levin, MD
  • What’s New in Neurology - Megan B. Richie, MD

Rheumatology

  • Advances in the Management of Gout - Jonathan Graf, MD
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: Diagnosis, Assessment, and Treatment in the Era of New Oral Therapies - Jonathan Graf, MD

Pulmonary

  • The New Frontier of Pulmonary Vascular Disease - Nicholas Kolaitis, MD
  • Updates in COPD and Asthma - Michael Peters, MD
  • Pulmonary Disease in the Older Adult - Leah Witt, MD

Course Chair

H. Quinny Cheng, MD

  • Professor of Medicine

Course Faculty

(University of California, San Francisco unless indicated)

Stephanie Cohen, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Director
  • San Francisco City Clinic

Matthew Cooperberg, MD

  • Professor of Urology and Epidemiology & Biostatistics
  • Associate Chair, Clinical Research
  • Department of Urology
  • Helen Diller Family Chair in Urology

Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Geriatrics

Henry Crevensten, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center

Sarah Doernberg, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine

Rabih Geha, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine

Jonathan Graf, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Rheumatology

Steven Harris, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Gerald Hsu, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Fellowship Program Director
  • Division of Hematology/Oncology

Jeffrey Kohlwes, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Director, VAMC PRIME Program
  • Associate Program Director
  • Internal Medicine Residency

Nicholas Kolaitis, MD

  • Clinical Fellow
  • Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Jennifer Lai, MD, MBA

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Gastroenterology

Andrew D. Leavitt, MD

  • Professor, Departments of Laboratory Medicine
  • Division of Hematology/Oncology

Morris Levin, MD

  • Professor of Neurology

Anthony Luke, MD, MPH

  • Professor and Director
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine

David Naeger, MD

  • Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Education
  • Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging

Jen Olenik, MD

  • Chief Medicine Resident
  • Department of Medicine

 

 

Cara Pellegrini, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General

Michael Peters, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Megan B. Richie, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • VA Medical Center

James Ryan, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Gastroenterology
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center

Van Selby, MD

  • Assistant Adjunct Professor
  • Division of Cardiology

Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Hospital Medicine
  • Associate Chief, Medical Service
  • Associate Program Director
  • Internal Medicine Residency Program

Michael G. Shlipak, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center

Larissa Thomas, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Associate Program Director for the UCSF Internal Medicine Residency
  • Program Director of Well-being for UCSF Graduate Medical Education
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General

Jeffrey A. Tice, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of General Internal Medicine

Judith M.E. Walsh, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Women’s Health Clinical Research Center

Sara Whetstone, MD, MHS

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
  • Associate Residency Program Director

Eric Widera, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Hospice & Palliative Care
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center

Lisa G. Winston, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Vice Chief, Inpatient Medical Services and Hospital Epidemiologist
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

Leah Witt, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Pulmonology

Lucas Zier, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Cardiology

Accreditation

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

UCSF designates this enduring material for a maximum of 25.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Series Release: August 15, 2019
Series Expires: August 14, 2022
Estimated time to complete: 25.25

CME credit is obtained upon successful completion of an activity post-test and evaluation. CME Credit registration forms must be submitted prior to series expiration date.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this program, participants should be able to:

  • Better manage commonly encountered chronic medical problems such as hyperlipidemia, diabetes, osteoporosis, obstructive lung disease, gout and chronic pain, as well as acute conditions such as skin and soft tissue infections, STI, and sports-related injuries
  • Bring practice patterns more in line with current evidence and guidelines with respect to atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, chronic kidney disease, diet & exercise recommendations, immunization, and preoperative medical evaluation
  • Manage problems traditionally treated by specialists, such as heart failure, hepatitis B & C infections, end-of-life care, rheumatoid arthritis, as well as recognize the indications for referral to a subspecialist

Intended Audience

This course is designed for practicing internists, family practitioners, and other primary care health professionals. It is also appropriate for hospitalists who wish to stay current on recent developments in internal medicine beyond the inpatient setting.