Education Sessions

Education Program

Education sessions have been identified by learning level to help you select the sessions that best meet your needs.

Unless otherwise indicated, sessions are considered appropriate for the general audience. General audience sessions provide review and updates as well as emerging knowledge pertinent to the various settings in post-acute and long-term care (PA/LTC). The following icons indicate the learning levels and topics of special interest.

    An overview that covers basic concepts and information.
    Cutting-edge and/or higher level information on clinical care and management.
  Interdisciplinary Team (IDT)
    Designated for those interested in building on the collaborative aspect of PA/LTC.
  Back by Popular Demand
  CMD Credit Hours

  Indicates approval by the ABPLM for CMD management education toward (re)certification as a CMD.
   Sessions without the CMD icon are applicable as clinical hours.


Session Categories

 Clinical Medicine, Medical Direction, Models of Care, Professional Development, Research


Conference Tracks

Whether you are seeking the latest clinical developments in PA/LTC medicine, best practices in medical direction, or policy and regulatory updates, you will find educational sessions that meet your unique professional development needs. The Society has identified several sessions and arranged them according to conference tracks to better assist you in your onsite planning. For a complete list of sessions highlighted for each of the following tracks, please click here.

2017 Tracks:

 Advanced Practice Provider

 Clinical Medicine

 Health Policy and Practice Advancement

 Medical Director

 Mind, Mood, and Behavior Care

 Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement


Education Sessions

To view the 2017 education sessions, click here.



No paper handouts will be provided onsite. Speaker handouts are now available online. The handouts will be available to review, download, and/or print until Monday, May 1, 2017. Attendees are strongly encouraged to download and/or print desired handouts prior to arriving at the conference. No printers will be available onsite, and WiFi is not guaranteed to be available in the session rooms.