We know you’re busy, so here are the highlights of the 2018 Family Medicine Celebration set for Saturday-Sunday, August 18-19, in Columbus, OH.
The Ohio Academy of Family Physicians works to bring you timely, relevant, beneficial and high-energy sessions. Read on for details regarding registration, hotel accommodations, sessions, and activities.
Register for the meeting online.
The 2018 Family Medicine Celebration will be held at The Grand Event Center at Grandview Yard located at 820 Goodale Blvd., Columbus, OH 43212.
The OAFP has negotiated a group room rate of $132 plus tax per night at the Courtyard by Marriott Columbus/OSU, located adjacent to The Grand Event Center, at 780 Yard St., Columbus, OH 43212. Make your reservation online or by calling the hotel directly at 614.453.4300. When calling, be sure to tell the booking agent you are with the OAFP to receive the group rate. The group cut-off date for hotel reservations is Friday, August 3.
The OAFP has a vision to empower family physicians to achieve professional excellence and personal satisfaction. All the stops have been pulled on the 2018 Family Medicine Celebration to accomplish exactly that!
Nationally known for his work on physician burnout, Dan Diamond MD, will present Burned Out or Fired Up? How to Put the Joy Back in Medicine.
In the afternoon, hear from a panel of the state’s most knowledgeable experts in the medical marijuana field. Whether you plan to recommend marijuana use to your patients or not, this session will help you prepare for the inevitable rollout of medical marijuana in Ohio.
The Academy Awards Dinner concludes Saturday; join us for a night of celebration!
New this year, join us for “Family Physician Feud!” Similar to the “Family Feud” we all watch on TV, teams will face off in pop culture questions. We will play 4 rounds with 2 teams. The team with the most points after the 4 rounds will move on in the game and face their next opponent. It will be tournament style, and the last team standing will be the champions of Family Physician Feud!
Stay Sunday to complete an American Board of Family Medicine knowledge self-assessment and clinical self-assessment group study on pain management. This activity is worth up to 8 Live Prescribed continuing medical education credits.
If you have any questions, please contact Katie Siegrist or call 800.742.7327.