4th Annual Musculoskeletal Update for Primary Care

September 6-7, 2018

Salem Convention Center, Salem Oregon


Pre-registration for this activity is closed. On-site registration opens at 7:15 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5.

Course Information

This program has been designed to explore the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatologic conditions, sports medicine injuries and the spine, with Friday morning's talks covering healthy aging and the musculoskeletal system.

The program is designed for internists, family physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physical therapists. There will be time for interaction with the faculty and opportunities to test your knowledge.

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the utility of most rheumatology tests and what clinical information is needed to make this diagnosis
  • Identify the normal radiographic findings associated with aging
  • Select the proper tools for managing back pain, regardless of the cause
  • Determine the criteria for return-to-play for an athlete suffering a head injury

Brochure and Registration Form

Course brochure with full schedule

Mail-in registration form


Prior to August 27th: $300

On or after August 27th: $350


American Medical Association: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

MOC Part 2: This activity is eligible for points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's Maintenance of Certification program.

Pharmacology Instruction: This activity includes 3.5 hours of pharmacology instruction


The School of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Exhibiting at this activity

Exhibit Day: Thursday, September 6, 2018

Exhibit Fee: $800

Intent-to-Exhibit Form



Phone: 503-494-8700

E-mail: cme@ohsu.edu