Primary Care Clinical Update: Evidence Based Practice Pearls

September 28, 2022

Online Registration

Hear from Ohio family physician and top-rated Ohio Academy of Family Physicians (OAFP) speaker Melanie Malec, MD, FAAFP, as she provides relevant and practical evidence-based updates seen in various primary care practice settings.

Dr. Malec is clinical assistant professor of family medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. She is also a physician and director at Cleveland Clinic Macedonia Family Medicine and Express Care. 

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of the program, participants will be able to:
  • Identify recent changes in evidence-based literature that is relevant to primary care physicians
  • Utilize this information to inform physician practices and enhance patient care
  • Emphasize the importance of continuity in primary care
  • Identify pandemic related challenges in primary care and its impact on patients
  • Identify opportunities for practice change improvements.

Registration Fees

  • OAFP members: $85
  • Non-members: $145
  • Residents: $35
  • Students: $35

Registration and Cancellation Deadlines

The deadline to register is Tuesday, September 27. Cancellations will receive a full, refund minus $25 for administrative fees, if provided by Tuesday, September 27, to Caitlin Laudeman. 

CME Accreditation

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has reviewed Primary Care Clinical Update: Evidence Based Practice Pearls Webinar and deemed it acceptable for up to 1.50 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association (AMA) as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA). When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.


For more information about the program, please contact Director of Education Erin Jech or call 800.742.7327. For questions regarding registration, please contact Coordinator of Events & Foundation Programs Caitlin Laudeman.