Skip to content Skip to navigation

Winter CME Meeting

On behalf of the Nevada AFP, we invite you to join us for 5 days of excellent CME, including Medical Ethics, Hands-on Workshops, a Variety of updates for the Family Physician, Hosted Lunches, Receptions, a Wine Tasting & Silent Auction, Poker Tournament, Prize Drawings, and an Exhibit Hall from January 25-29, 2015 at Harrah's Lake Tahoe. Pre-conference workshops will take place on January 24, 2015.

Registration and more information:

  • Click here to register online now
  • Download the printable registration form here
  • Download the full brochure here
  • Make your hotel reservations early to ensure the best rates and availability. See links below to book a room with Harrah's Lake Tahoe or Harveys Lake Tahoe:

  • Book your room at Harrah's Lake Tahoe here
  • Book your room at Harveys Lake Tahoe here
  • Exhibitor information:

  • Download the 2015 Exhibitor Packet here
  • Pay for your Exhibit Booth here
  • AAFP's Selected Topics in Internal Medicine live course

    Selected Topics in Internal Medicine live course in Las Vegas, NV

    Enhance your internal medicine knowledge to help treat your adult patients with multiple conditions and comorbidities.

    Be better prepared to treat an extensive array of conditions by attending the AAFP’s Selected Topics in Internal Medicine live course in Las Vegas, NV, Nov. 12-15.

    Take a trip to the strip, earn up to 26.75 AAFP Prescribed credits, and receive cutting-edge, evidence-based education on:

  • State-of-the-art prevention and screening recommendations on a variety of internal medicine topics
  • Condition and disease management, including medication monitoring and patient counseling on behavior modification and treatment adherence
  • Diagnostic techniques to improve detection and diagnosis of diverse conditions
  • Enjoy didactic and interactive sessions. Learn from leading experts in internal medicine and family medicine on topics that include diabetes (advanced), endocrinology, gastrointestinal disorders, geriatrics, cardiovascular disease, ICD-10 coding, infectious diseases, musculoskeletal medicine, women’s health, allergies and immunology, and more.

    Save when you register by Oct. 15. Register now or call (800) 274-2237.

    Stay for SAM Working Group Sessions, Heart Failure on Nov. 15 and Well Child Care on Nov. 16.

    Collaborative for REMS Education

    Attend a FREE webinar on Extended-Release/Long-Acting Opioids: Achieving Safe Use While Improving Patient Care. There are 4 scheduled webinars during the next few months. These 90-minute webinars include the latest evidence-based information and practical tools you will put immediately to use, and much more. A post-activity assessment will help you gauge your increase in knowledge and competency.Upon completion of the assessment and evaluation you will receive 1.5 AAFP Prescribed credits and we'll send you both the faculty slides and additional resources you can use to improve your care of patients.

    See the full schedule below:

  • September 23 – Tuesday 10:30am-12:00pm (PST) - Register here
  • September 25 – Thursday 4:00-5:30pm (PST) - Register here
  • November 11 – Tuesday 12:30-2:00pm (PST) - Register here
  • November 13 - Thursday 6:00-7:30pm (PST) - Register here
  • Book on A History of EMS In Nevada

    Elwood L. Schmidt, MD, a Nevada Academy member for many years, has written and published A History of EMS in Nevada. He has included histories from every county and most entities providing EMS in the state. EMS providers of many levels are represented as are many Academy members and other physicians.

  • Visit for more info
  • DOT Medical Examiner Certification Training

    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is the agency overseeing standards for testing and licensing of commercial motor vehicle drivers including:

  • Interstate carriers of commerce supplies and hazardous materials
  • Interstate private motor carriers transporting passengers
  • In addition to rigorous training, individuals who wish to become interstate Commercial Motor Vehicle drivers must be seen by a "Certified Medical Examiner".

    Effective May 21, 2014, all health care professionals who perform physical examinations and issue medical certificates for CMV drivers will be required to complete accredited certification training and pass an examination. Upon completion of the training course, the NAFP will provide you with the certificate that you will need to take to the testing center in order to take the NRCME test. Instruction given will include the core curriculum specifications established by the FMCSA.

    We will be holding a training at Harrah's Lake Tahoe on January 24, 2015 from 8:30a-5p. Please click the link below to register now:

  • Register online for the DOT Training
  • You do not have to be a member of the NAFP to attend these trainings. The course is approved for 8.0 credits of CME.
    Subscribe to Nevada Academy of Family Physicians RSS