Please register here for this event  
If you are having problems registering please contact:
Karen Wisdom at E-mail: khm2101@columbia.edu or by tel: (212) 342 - 2107
Title: 20th Annual Update & Intensive Review of Internal Medicine 2014
Brochure: Click here for brochure
Dates: Sunday - Friday, June 1-6, 2014
Schedule: Click here for agenda
Description & Objectives: This course is designed to provide internists and family practitioners with a comprehensive review of the most important advances that have recently been made in internal medicine, and to help candidates prepare for the Internal Medicine Boards or the Recertification Examination. Each of the major subspecialties will be covered including cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology, infectious disease, nephrology, neurology, oncology, pulmonary disease, and rheumatology.
Much of the material will be presented in lecture format by the best teachers and clinicians from the Columbia University Medical Center. In addition, each specialty will have a case-based question and answer session using an interactive
computer-based system. This system will allow you (anonymously) to test your knowledge in the different areas of medicine.

  • At the conclusion of the course, participants will be better able to:
  • Understand clinical practice guidelines
  • Diagnose and manage problems frequently encountered in the office and hospital
  • Make recommendations for optimal management of many common diseases
Course
Director(s):
picture of Dr. Nicholas Fiebach Gerald B. Appel, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Columbia University, New York, New York
picture of Dr. Nicholas Fiebach Paul Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Section of Hospital Medicine
Medical Director, Global Health
picture of Dr. Nicholas Fiebach Jai Radhakrishnan, M.D., M.S.
Professor of Clinical Medicine

Director, Nephrology Fellowship
Columbia University, New York, New York
. Donald W. Landry, M.D., Ph.D.
Samuel Bard Professor of Medicine

Physician-in-Chief, NYP/Columbia
Chair, Department of Medicine, New York, New York
Additional Information: Contact: Department of Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
622 West 168th Street, PH8 East, room 105
New York, NY 10032
Telephone: (212) 342 - 2107
Fax: (212) 305 - 8466
E-Mail: khm2101@columbia.edu
http://columbiamedicine.org
Meeting Location: Columbia University Medical Center
Alumni Auditorium
William Black Medical Research Building

650 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Parking is available for purchase.
Parking is available at the Columbia University Medical Center parking lot, located on the southwest corner of Fort Washington Avenue and West 165th Street and also at this locations.
165th Street Garage
481 West 165th St
New York, NY
212-543-3328
Kinney Parking
1101 St. Nicholas Avenue
B/W 165th & 166th St.
New York, NY 10032
Central Parking
528 West 162nd Street,
B/W Broadway & St. Nicholas
New York, NY 10032
212-740-1732
Data Group Parking
514 West 168th St
New York, NY 10032-4308
212-923-7239
Accreditation/ Designation of Credit: 1) This educational activity for a maximum of 51 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

2) This Live activity, 20th Annual Update & Intensive Review of Internal Medicine, with a beginning date of June 1, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 51.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Disclosure: Before the program, all faculty will disclose the existence of any financial interest and/or other relationship(s) (e.g. employee, consultant, speaker's bureau, grant recipient, research support, stock ownership or any other special relationship) they might have with

a) the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) to be discussed during their presentation and/or

b) any commercial contributor to this activity. When unlabeled uses are discussed, these will also be indicated.
Social Activities: Coming Soon
Hotel Accommodations: The Lucerne
Group # 159950
(800) 492-8122        
201 West 79th Street
New York, NY 10128
(212) 875-1000
All calls must be received by April 22, 2014
www.thelucernehotel.com

PLEASE NOTE:
The Lucerne is the only hotel that will have complimentary shuttle service to and from the conference.
The shuttle bus will leave the hotel at 7:15am, and bring hotel guests to the conference.
The shuttle bus will leave the conference at 5:30pm, and will return to the hotel.


Salisbury Hotel
123 west 57th street New York, NY 10019.
http://www.nycsalisbury.com.
The rate for a Single/Double (1-2 people) $289 plus taxes per day.
The Rate for a One-Bedroom suite (1-4 people) is $339 plus taxes per day.
* Additional person $30 a night plus taxes.
To make reservations call 212-246-1300 x 440 ask for Llona Maskova code  Columbia Room Block   to get the rates.
All calls must be received by April 30, 2014

Manhattan/Herald Square Courtyard by Marriott to make their reservations at the group rate.
Please Click here to Book your group rate: Columbia Room Block
CODE Columbia Room Block 
All calls must be received by April 30, 2014
The rates are $289 plus tax to $329 plus tax.
The days are May 30th 2014 - June 8th 2014
Includes free breakfast, free wifi and free gym use.
Complimentary Bus Service: Complimentary bus service will be provided between the Medical Center and the
Lucerne guests listed above for each day of the program. Please email Karen Wisdom
Tuition: Early registration fees (postmarked, faxed or e-mailed before May 8, 2014)
Physicians: $950
Allied Health Professionals: $650
CUMC/NYP Faculty: $400
Residents & Fellows (with a letter from program director): $350

Registration fees (postmarked, faxed or e-mailed after May 8, 2014)
Physicians: $1100
Allied Health Professionals: $750
CUMC/NYP Faculty: $400
Residents & Fellows (with a letter from program director): $350
Daily: 4 days $880
Daily: 3 days $660
Daily: 2 days $440
Daily: 1 day $220

Virtual / Live Stream Attendance
6 Days: $1100
Live Web Conference: Please Click Here for Technical Requirements

Please Note: On-line registration closes at 12:00pm on Friday, May 30, 2014
All registrations after May 29 with be handled on-site.
Registration fees Onsite June 1-6

Physicians: $1300
Allied Health Professionals: $850
CUMC/NYP Faculty: $400
Residents & Fellows (with a letter from program director): $350

Tuition Includes: Credits, online access to materials during course, breakfast, lunch and breaks.
NO PRINTED SYLLABUS. Jump drives with electronic syllabus available for $25
Registration: Space is Limited. Early Registration is Encouraged.

By Mail:
Complete the registration form and mail with full payment to:
Columbia University
Department of Medicine
ATTN: Karen Wisdom

622 West 168th Street, PH8 East 105
New York, NY 10032

By Fax:
Registrants may fax the registration form with credit card information to:
(212) 305.8466

On-Line Registration:
https://calendar.columbia.edu/sundial/webapi/register.php?eventID=46741

By Telephone:
Registration and/or cancellations are not available via telephone.
Directions & travel tips to Columbia University Medical Center: http://cumc.columbia.edu/cumc/map

Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway, immediately southeast of the George Washington Bridge, in the Washington Heights section of northern Manhattan.
Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway.
Columbia University Medical Center is located at West 168th Street and Broadway.
By Public Transportation 

Subway: Take the 1, A, C trains to the 168th Street station. From midtown Manhattan, the A train provides express service.

Bus: A number of city buses serve the medical center: M-2, 3, 4, 5 and 100. For additional bus and subway information, call the Transit Authority at 718-330-1234.




By Car:
The fastest and most convenient way to reach the medical center by automobile is to follow directions to the George Washington Bridge. Then exit onto Riverside Drive. From there, proceed south and turn left onto West 165th Street (the first left), and then right onto Fort Washington Avenue to the medical center parking facility.

From upstate New York and New Jersey After crossing the George Washington Bridge, follow signs to the Henry Hudson (also called the West Side Highway), and then to Riverside Drive.

From Riverdale and Westchester via the Saw Mill River Parkway Exit the Henry Hudson Parkway at the Riverside Drive exit, which is immediately past the George Washington Bridge.

From Westchester, Connecticut, or the East Side of Manhattan via the Major Deegan, Cross-Bronx Expressway, or Harlem River Drive approaching the George Washington Bridge, take the Henry Hudson Parkway, stay to the left and follow signs to Riverside Drive.

From the West Side of Manhattan Take the Henry Hudson Parkway to exit 15-Riverside Drive South.
Americans with Disabilities Act: The Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the
rules and regulations thereof. Any participant with special needs must submit a written request to our office at least one
month prior to the course date.
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Contact Us: If you have any questions, please contact Karen Wisdom At khm2101@columbia.edu