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International Conference on Physician Health™

Theme: Increasing Joy in Medicine
September 18–20, 2016
Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel
606 Congress St., Boston, Massachusetts 02210


The International Conference on Physician Health™ (ICPH) is held in collaboration with the American Medical Association (AMA), the Canadian Medical Association (CMA ) and the British Medical Association (BMA ). The conference is held every other year and is hosted by one of the founding associations. This year's theme is "Increasing Joy in Medicine" and showcases research and perspectives into physicians' health and offers practical, evidence-based skills and strategies to promote a healthier culture for physicians.

If you have any questions, please contact ICPH staff at physicianhealth@ama-assn.org.

Find answers to frequently asked questions.

Conference Materials

The 3-day conference hosts numerous presentations on research, support systems, educational programs and innovative techniques all focused on physicians' health. The informal environment encourages networking and exchange of experiences and includes leisure activities focused on health.

View Conference Program.

Download the 2016 ICPH agenda at-a-glance

Meet the speakers

Download the ICPH abstract booklet

*Slides from presentations will be posted after the conference.

Interested in Claiming CME Credit?

Click here for detailed instructions on how to claim credit for U.S. and Non-U.S. attendees.

Click here to go to the AMA Education Center to claim credit.

Click here to download the Non-U.S. Attendee Credit Claim Form

Last day to claim credit: October 30, 2016

The American Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Activities held outside of Canada developed by a university, academy, specialty society or other physician organization can be recorded as accredited group learning activities under Section 1 of the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada's Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.

The American Medical Association has an agreement of mutual recognition of Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits with the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS), the accreditation body for European countries. Physicians interested in converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to UEMS-European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education CME credits (ECMECs) should contact the UEMS at mutualrecognition@uems.eu.

This Is a "Green" Conference!—Download the Conference Mobile App

Help us conserve resources. Use our new app to navigate the conference schedule, access abstracts and more! Find the ICPH app at Apple's App Store (iPhones) or Google's Play Store (Android devices) by searching for "AMA meetings."

Getting to the Conference

The International Conference on Physician Health™ will take place at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, at 606 Congress Street, Boston Massachusetts 02210. The hotel does not provide airport shuttle service, but is located 3 miles from Boston Logan International Airport— BOS—about a $25 taxi ride. The hotel does provide parking for those commuting by car at a rate of $46 daily. Offsite parking is also available typically for $15 per hour or $36 daily.(All prices in U.S. dollars.)