Course overview

Board Review:
Taking the ABOIM Exam

This course provides a succinct, high yield board review for those preparing to take the ABoIM exam covering an array of topics in integrative medicine in a concentration fashion.
 Faculty

Erika Cappelluti, MD, PhD, MA, FCCP, ABOIM, ABIHM

 Board Review Series

AIHM Board Review Course

 Required Lessons

1

 Time to Complete

1 hour 15 min

 Non-CME Eligible*

0.00 Credits 

What you will learn

  • Course Summary

  • This course provides a succinct, high yield board review for those preparing to take the ABoIM exam presented from the perspective of a diplomate of the ABIHM who successfully passed the ABoIM exam. The course will cover an array of topics in concentrated fashion including, but not limited to, basic concepts of naturopathy, homeopathy, traditional Chinese medicine/acupuncture, Ayurveda, mind-body & energy medicine, yoga & the stress response. In addition, the presenter will discuss the logistics of & general information about the exam.
    By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

    • Identify the basic construct of the ABoIM exam.
    • Cite basic tenets of the following: Ayurveda,  Traditional Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Mind-body therapies, Naturopathy, Energy medicine.
    • Recognize the value of yoga and guided imagery in health and wellness.
    • Describe the stress response (Hans Selye).
    • Describe the concept of heart rate variability.
    • Construct a list of common supplements that is high yield for the exam.
    • Construct a list of common disease conditions that is high yield for the exam.

Course includes:

  • Video recording
  • Downloadable audio
  • Speaker handout(s)
  • 1 Quiz
  • 1 Evaluation
  • Certificate of Completion

Included in this course

Course Faculty

Erika Cappelluti, MD, PhD, MA, FCCP, ABOIM, ABIHM

About Erika
Dr. Cappelluti is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary disease, critical care, and integrative medicine (IM).  She began her career as a research scientist, obtaining a PhD in biochemistry and molecular biophysics at the Medical College of Virginia where she later completed her medical training.  She was a resident, chief resident, and fellow at UMass Medical Center in Worcester, MA, then joined Connecticut Multispecialty Group (CMG, now called Starling Physicians) in 2004.  She became a diplomate of the ABIHM in 2008 and of the ABOIM in 2015 and obtained a Master of Arts degree in IM in 2009.   She founded and was the Medical Director of the Center for Integrative Health and Healing, the integrative medicine division of CMG, which later became the Center for Healing Arts after merging with the Hartford Hospital IM program. She has authored many scientific articles and abstracts and has written many articles about IM. Dr. Cappelluti is the current Director of the AIHM Fellowship program.

*CME/CEU Credits

The CME for this course has expired, however you will continue to have access to your purchased content. 

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This course is self-paced with no set beginning or end date. You may complete this course on your own schedule and pace. Enrolling in and purchasing this course grants you access to its contents in perpetuity.