Pearls for Family Practice Suite

Various Dates

Course Overview

This program provides an update and review focused on practical, evidence-informed pearls pertinent for practice in primary care. Topics covered will enhance your management of a wide variety of conditions typically seen in both urban and rural settings.

Contact

2021-2022 Session Information

The 46th Annual Pearls for Family Practice has been split up into various online events.

Upcoming dates include:

February 9th, 2022

March 9th, 2022

April 13th, 2022

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to:

  • Apply current knowledge and evidence-based management for optimal patient outcomes, both in urban and in rural settings
  • Facilitate the exchange of information and develop informal networks with other healthcare providers to promote effective team-based care. 
  • Identify new services and clinical resources for patients
  • Identify opportunities for practice change improvements

Half Days

46th Annual Pearls for Family Practice

November 25th, 2021 - 1:00PM-5:00PM

November 26th, 2021 - 9:00AM-1:00PM

At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to:

  • Apply current knowledge and evidence-based management for optimal patient outcomes, both in urban and in rural settings
  • Facilitate the exchange of information and develop informal networks with other healthcare providers to promote effective team-based care.
  • Identify new services and clinical resources for patients
  • Identify opportunities for practice change improvements
PFP Half Days November

Evening Sessions

Practical Approach to Substance Use Disorders

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

After this session participants will be able to:

  • Develop a personalized framework to care for people with substance use disorders in your patient panel
  • Apply a substance use framework to a real-life case
  • Recognize novel substance use care responses occurring across the country in response to pandemic realities

Vulvar Health

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

After this session participants will be able to:

  • Educate patients on proper care of the vulva
  • Develop an approach to the itchy vulva
  • Recognize conditions that can be managed in the medical home verses those that require specialist care
  • Differentiate, diagnose, and treat the ‘lichens’
  • Recognize and treat genito-urinary menopausal vulvar symptoms

Allergy: An Update & Lung Function Testing

Wednesday, January 12th, 2022

Session objectives TBD.