Annual Pediatric Board Review Course

Pediatric Board Review CourseDate: August 1 - 5, 2016

Location: Washington, DC, at the George Washington University

Preparing for the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) certification or re-certification exam in general pediatrics? Looking for an interactive and comprehensive refresher course on pediatrics? Join us for our 26th annual course this August!

Registration Opening Soon! 

Email us to be notified when registration opens. 

Live course registration includes:

  • 35 In-Class Instruction Hours:  5 days of interactive lectures by leading pediatric specialists from top children's hospitals
  • Course Mobile App:  Access to announcements and slides from tablet, phone, and computer platforms with note-taking and bookmarking ability. The app is accessible during lectures and stays on your device for future study as long as you keep it. Outlets and Wi-Fi available throughout venue.
  • Online Course: Complimentary access to the online course including downloadable color syllabus files, mp3 audio of each lecture, and streaming audiovisual files of each lecture
  • 400+ Board-Style Practice Questions:  Each lecture is centered around board-style questions incorporating hundreds of questions into lectures over the course of the week.  Daily lunch sessions provide opportunities to review additional questions in detail with a panel of experts.  200 additional expert-reviewed board-style questions are available in the complimentary online course and allow for performance comparison with your peers.
  • Food and beverage:  Daily breakfast, lunch, and refreshment breaks from local eateries

Paper syllabus and USB of presentation files are available for purchase at registration.

With practice in visual diagnosis, practice examinations, and extensive review of the theory and practice of pediatrics, practicing pediatricians, family physicians, or pediatric sub-specialists not considering either ABP certification exam can also benefit from this extensive course.

Can’t make it in August? Learn more about our home study online course.

Questions? Email: PBRdc@gwu.edu 

Curriculum and Resources

Curriculum and Resources

Details about our mobile app will be posted soon!  

The following pediatric topics are discussed throughout the week-long course: 

  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Allergy
  • Cardiology 
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency & Critical Care
  • Endocrinology 
  • ENT
  • Epidemiology
  • Fluids and Electrolytes
  • Genetics 
  • GI
  • Growth & Development
  • Hematology 
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases 
  • Intoxications/Poisonings
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal I
  • Neonatology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurodevelopmental 
  • Neurology 
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Psychoactive Medications
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Rheumatology
CME and MOC

CME and MOC

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the Children's National Health System. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physician CME Credit

Live Course Credit
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Online Materials Credit
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistant Credit

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 36.25 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Physician assistants should claim only those hours actually spent participating in the CME activity. This program was planned in accordance with AAPA's CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs. 

Other Healthcare Professionals:

A record of attendance (certificate) will be provided to all other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

Evaluating the Course and Claiming Credit

Instructions for evaluating and claiming credit for the Live Course and Online Materials will be posted in the Online Materials.

Location, Hotel & Travel

Location, Hotel & Travel

Milken

Course Location 

George Washington University Campus
Milken Institute School of Public Health Auditorium

950 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20037

The School of Public Health building is located on Washington Circle, next to George Washington University Hospital, on George Washington University’s campus.

Lodging & Travel

Lodging & Dining
You will find a wide range of accommodations within walking distance of the Foggy Bottom campus. Many hotels offer a discount if "GW" is mentioned when making reservations. - Please see the current GW Lodging & Dining list

Driving
Metro 
The closest Metrorail stops are:
  • Foggy Bottom – GWU (Blue, Silver and Orange Lines), located one block away on 23rd and Eye Street, NW.
  • Farragut North (Red), located 0.8 mile away at 17th and L Streets, NW
Parking Facilities
Local Airports & Train Stations
  • Union Station (Amtrak) is 3 miles from campus and is accessible by DC Circulator bus, Metro’s Red Line, or taxi.
  • Reagan National Airport (DCA) is a few miles from the campus and accessible via Metro or a quick taxi ride.
  • Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is approximately 25 miles from the campus and is accessible via rental car or Washington Flyer Shuttle.
  • Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) is approximately 35 miles from campus and is accessible via rental car, Amtrak train to Union Station, or Super Shuttle.


Registration & Fees

Registration & Fees

Registration and Fees information coming soon! 

Questions? Email: PBRdc@gwu.edu


Exhibitors

Exhibitors

To be announced. 

Questions? Email: PBRdc@gwu.edu