Full Course: The 40th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine (9/18-21/19)

Chicago, IL US
September 18, 2019 to September 21, 2019

This year's theme is:  The Evidence, the Art, the Outcomes

View Programming with room assignments (9/9/19), abstracts and brochure at the bottom of the page under additional information. 

Published articles from The 39th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine in The International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine (view at the following link - https://journals.sagepub.com/toc/ijpb/current) Only available until September 30, 2019. 

Target Audience

Physicians, behavioral scientists/coordinators and allied health professionals in medical education.

Learning Objectives

  • After attending sessions and workshops which describe effective teaching strategies and educational interventions, attendees will be able to plan, provide and/or evaluate effective educational interventions for behavioral science training in graduate medical education settings and for clinical practice for primary care settings
  • By attending clinical practice updates and other sessions focused on common psychiatric and health problems seen in primary care, attendee will be able to apply up to date evidence-based research to support clinical interventions in their clinical settings.
  • After attending sessions focused on research, attendees will be able to identify opportunities to improve the utilization of available research evidence and opportunities to generate good quality, ethical research to support the activities of family physicians and family medicine educators. 
Additional information


Mary Ellen Radjenovich
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-8189
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 22.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 22.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 22.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/18/2019 - 3:30pm CDT
Event ends: 
09/21/2019 - 11:30am CDT
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - Magnificent Mile
300 E. Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60611
United States

(Click here for reservations)  OR visit: https://tinyurl.com/DoubleTreeForum2019   

A block of rooms is reserved for registrants until August 23, 2019, at a special rate of $209 plus tax, per night. If conference attendance exceeds expectations, rooms in the conference block may be sold out prior to this date. Please make your reservations early.

Call-in Reservations
You may call the hotel directly from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mon-Fri at (312) 787-6100 to make reservations, or call central reservations, 24 hours, 7 days a week, at 1 (800) 222-8733. Please mention either the group code, or group name below in order to receive our rate.

Group Code: FBS
Group Name: The 40th Forum of Behavioral Science in Family Medicine

Barbara Ackerman, PhD; Anshu Aggarwal, MD;  Katya Alcaraz, MD; Claudia Allen, PhD, JD, ABPP; Vikram Arora, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Vidush Athyal, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Jennifer Ayres, PhD; Hernan Barenboim, PhD; Courtney Barry, PsyD, MS; Cindy Barter, MD, MPH, IBCLC, CTTS, FAAFP; Meaghan Beasley, MD; Paul Bell, PhD; Tom Bishop, PsyD, MA; Harry Blanke, MD; Danielle Blea, LCMFT, LCAC; Ellen Bluett, PhD; Hugh Blumenfeld, MD, PhD; Sarah Bockhold, LCSW; Kevin Brazill, D.O.; Julie Brennan, PhD, RD, LD; Dean Bricker, MD; Megan Brown, PsyD; Alexander Brown, PhD; Alyssa Bruehlman, MD; Katherine Buck, PhD, LMFT; Sandra Burge, PhD; Dennis J. Butler, PhD: Amber Cadick, PhD, HSPP; Stephanie Case, PsyD; Rosalie Cassidy, MD, MBA;  Sharon Chacko, MD;  Loulya Chahine, MD; Lee Chambliss, MD; Beverlee Ciccone, PhD; Molly Clark, PhD; Kim Coon, EdD; Emilee Delbridge, PhD;  Melissa DeNomie, MS; Annie Derthick, PhD;  Kwanza Devlin, MD; Sarah Dewane, PhD, ABPP; Cherise Dixie, LCSW; Mark Dixon, PhD, LCSW; Mary Dobbins, MD; Sonya Dominguez, MD; Mark Drexler, MD, FAAFP; Jennifer Ehala, MPH, CHES; Lindsay Fazio, PhD; Lindsay Fazio, PhD; Scott Fields, PhD;  Colleen Fogarty, MD, MSc; Dominique Fons, MD; Kathryn Fraser, PhD; Bethany Garcia, PsyD;  Winslow Gerrish, PhD;  Katie Gesch, DO, MS; Joseph Gibes, MD, MA; Limor Gildenblatt, PhD, LCSW; Aaron Grace, PsyD; Adam Guck, PhD; Constance Gundacker, MD, MPH; Alison Gurley, PsyD; Mario Hagar; Stephen Hagberg, MD; John Hayes, DO; Christopher Haymaker, PhD; Helman Hannah, PharmD;  Paul Hershberger, PhD; Griffin Hickey, MPH; Shari Holland, LPC;  Miranda Huffman, MD, MEd; Cynthia Jauregui, PsyD; LMFT; Martina Jelley, MD, MSPH, FACP; Chasity Jiles, LCSW; Shena Johnson, PsyD; William Johnson, MD; Michelle Kane, PsyD; Julienne Kirk, PharmD; Aubry Koehler, PhD, LMFT; Marianne Koenig, PharmD, BCPS; Jessica Koran-Scholl, PhD; Alexander Kowalski, DO; Kimberly Krohn, MD; Emily Laurent, M3;  Elizabeth Lawrence, MD; Kaitlin Leckie, PhD, LMFT;  Meredith Lewis, LICSW; Andre Lijoi, MD, DABFM, CAQ-Ger; Chantel Long, MD; Rosa Lucas, RN, FNP-C;  Kristin Magliocco, MD; Mahir Mameledzija, BA, MBA;  Betsy Manor, MD; Gail Marion, PA, PhD; Heather Martens, PsyD; Heather Martens, PsyD; Lori Martensen, M.S.; Alfred Martin, MD; Jordyn Mathias, LCPC;  Mark McCabe, MD; Angele McGrady, PhD; Patricia McGuire, MD; Deborah McMahon, MD; Christine Medaugh, MD; Stacy Melton, LCSW; Teri Metropulus, M.A.; Debra Moorhead, LICSW, PhD; Heidi Musgrave, PhD; Heidi Musgrave, PhD; Linda Myerholtz, PhD; David Nelson, PhD, MS; Jose Nino, MA, LCPC; Valentine Nuzhny, MD; Amy Odom, DO; Jeri O'Donnell, MA, LPCC;  Oliver Oyama, PhD,ABPP,PA-C; Oliver Oyama, PhD,ABPP,PA-C; Brooke Palmer, MA; Heena Panchal, MD;  Joanna Petrides, PsyD; Phillip Phelps, LCSW; Nataliya Pilipenko, PhD ABPP; Laura Raicu, M.A.; Josh Rainey, PhD, HSPP; Alex Reed, PsyD, MPH;  Jennifer Reynolds, MS, LSW; Sara Ritter, LCSW; Christopher Robinson, MD; Jennifer Robohm, PhD;  Lynn Rogers, LCSW; Amy Romain, LMSW, ACSW; Valerie Ross, MS, LMFT; Leslie Ruffalo, PhD; Chris Rule, LCSW; Nicole Runkle, BS; Bonny Rye, LLP; Karen Samuels, PhD;  Julie Schirmer, LCSW;  Jill Schneiderhan, MD; Catherine Schuman, PhD; Allison Seavey, LCSW; Carolyn Shue, PhD;  Lynn Simons, Psy.D.; Brianna Smith, PsyD; Corey Smith, PsyD.; David Snowden, PhD, LCSW; Charu Stokes-Williams, PhD, LCSW; Laura Sudano, PhD, LMFT; Ginger Sutton, BA; Mary Talen, PhD; Joseph Tan, PhD;  Ana Tovar, Ph D; Dominic Vachon, M.Div., PhD; Aimee Valeras, PhD;  Jeremy Waldhart, DO; Terri Wall, PhD; Terri Wall, PhD; Stephen Warnick, MD; Stephen Warnick, MD; Stephen Warnick, MD; Sarah Kay Welch, DO; Frances Wen, PhD; Brian Wexler, PhD; Chris White, MD JD MHA; Meredith Williamson, PhD; Grace Wilson, LMFT; Julie Woodwarner, PhD;  Jami Young, PharmD, AAHIVP, BCPS

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose; with the exception of:

Name CompanyRole with Company
Miranda Huffman, MDThe Happy MDConsulting
Kaitlin Leckie, PhD, LMFTMD Anderson Cancer CenterSpeaker
Andre Lijoi, MDCapital Blue Cross, Harrisburg, PAClinical Advisory

In accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 22.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Psychology CE Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

Illinois Social Worker Accreditation:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is registered with the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a Continuing Education Sponsor for social workers (License No. 159-000664).

Family Practice Physicians:
This Live activity, The 40th Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine, with a beginning date of 09/18/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 22.00 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.  


Available Credit

  • 22.00 AAFP
    AAFP credit.
  • 22.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 22.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 22.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.


Please login or register to take this course.

Register by August 21, 2019 and receive early bird pricing

Physician, Psychologist, Social Worker, Allied Health Care Professional:
Full Course Registration on or before 8/21/19 = $495 
Full Course Registration after the early bird 8/21/19 = $525
One Day Registration
Before 8/21/19 = $285
After 8/21/19  = $300

Resident, Medical Student, Graduate Student, or Fellow:
Full Course Registration on or before 8/21/19 = $240 
Full Course Registration after the 8/21/19  =  $280
One Day Registration
Before 8/21/19 = $180
After 8/21/19 = $200

Registration fee includes course materials, breakfast, lunch, refreshments and continuing education credits.

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A $17 non-refundable processing fee is assessed on all registrations.

Refund Policy: If unable to attend, 50% of the fee paid will be refunded if written notification is postmarked by 8/21/19.  There will be no refunds after this date.