Registration & Fees

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Registration Information

2020 Live Course registration now open

Live Course Registration

   Online Registration Form (online and check payments)

Course Materials

The 2020 Infectious Disease Board Review Live Course includes the following materials:

400 board prep questions June 15
Primers and study guides on microbiology, antibacterial resistance, antiviral resistance, HIV resistance, antifungal resistance, and differential diagnosis of skin ulcers June 15
Online downloadable syllabus (PDFs of the slides presented) By August 11
Online-only lectures By September 6
4.5-day Live Course August 22 - August 26
Post Test August 28
Online streaming files of the slides in color, timed to the audio recordings (not downloadable) August 28*
Downloadable MP3 files of the audio recordings presented at the live course September 6*
Answer keys for the questions presented in the lectures September 6*

*We will begin uploading these materials during the Live Course (August 22- August 26); however, we cannot guarantee that all files will be available until the above dates.

Registration Fees

Course Tuition

Through June 1
June 2 - August 9
August 9 - 26
Physicians $1,350 $1,550 $1,650
Physicians-in-Training (Residents and Fellows) $1,250 $1,350 $1,450
Allied Health Professionals (Non-Physicians) $1,250 $1,350 $1,450
Industry $1,350 $1,550 $1,650

Syllabus Options & Fees

(Ends August 9)
(Cash only)
Online downloadable syllabus (PDF) $0 $0
Printed syllabus (2 binders with tote bag) $80 $90
Printed Syllabus and USB Syllabus (2 Binders, USB Digital Syllabus, Tote Bag) $100 $110
USB Digital Syllabus $20 $25

Registration Receipt & Confirmation

If registering online, you will receive an automated response with your receipt and course details from

  • If you register on or before June 14, you will receive an email from on June 15 with instructions to access the online materials.
  • If you register on or after June 15, you will receive instructions in your confirmation email for accessing the online materials. Access to the online materials is not automatic. It is granted by 5 pm EST on the business day following your registration.

Cancellation Policy

Notification of cancellation must be received in writing (e-mailed to or faxed to (202) 242-1036 (e-fax line).

  • Cancellations received before the online materials are made available (the week of June 15) are subject to a $50 processing fee.
  • Between the date the online materials are made available and August 9, 2020, only transfers to the Home Study Course are available and refunds will be issued for the difference between the Live Course tuition and Home Study Course tuition, less a $50 fee.
  • Tuition is not refundable after August 9, 2020; however, participants who notify us in writing that they are unable to attend the Live Course will be transferred to the Home Study Course.
  • Substitutions will be accepted only with written authorization from the original registrant.

The cancellation policy applies to tuition only. GW is not responsible for nonrefundable, nontransferable airline tickets or hotel accommodations purchased for attendance at this course. If GW cancels this event, it is not responsible for any airfare, hotel, or other costs incurred by registrants. GW does not cancel events due to inclement weather. Speakers are subject to change without notice.

Americans with Disabilities Act

GW fully complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require assistance, please notify the Office of Continuing Education in the Health Professions at by August 9, 2020.


The Infectious Disease Board Review will provide ten scholarships to international applicants working outside of the United States and Canada who wish to take the 2020 Live or Home Study Course. 

Scholarships will be awarded to the first ten eligible applicants who complete the application. 

Each scholarship is for course tuition only. For the Live Course, it does not include travel/hotel fees, or the print/USB drive version of the syllabus. Notification will be made via email from

To apply for the IDBR Live Course Schoarship, please click here.