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Sep 10 - 11, 2020 | CME 15.5 | Free
MSK Virtual Geriatric Oncology: Cognition and Communication course is organized by Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC). This Online CME Conference will be held as a fully web-based course from Sep 10 - 11, 2020. Accreditation: AMA Credit Designation Statement: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center assigns this online CME activity for a maximum of 15.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians can claim the credit commensurate based on the extent of their participation in the session. Social Work Accreditation Statement: This online course is recommended for a maximum of 14.50 Continuing Education Contact Hours of online web-based Training. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is acknowledged by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an established presenter of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0228. Overview: This program will provide a high-level conference encompassing chemotherapy-related cognitive impairment, distress/anxiety, and its effects on cognition, delirium, dementia, and depression. This Online CME course will mainly concentrate on communication-based affairs and barriers while interacting with the older cancer patient (including caregivers and family members), analyzation methods of decision-making capacity, as well as approaches to work with an interpreter for patients who suffer both from dementia and experience a language barrier. The day 2 Geriatric Communication Skills Training is composed of a definite experiential learning methodology that will engage participants in following afresh taught skills in a simulated appropriate clinical environment. Registration is complimentary for approved applicants (please click here for more details). This educational activity is funded by the National Cancer Institute. Here are the conference objectives of MSK Virtual Geriatric Oncology, Objectives: • Present an overview of dementia, delirium, depression: its detection and care • Explain the purpose of distress and anxiety on quality of life of older cancer patients • Determine decision-making capacity and explain its legal implications • Comprehend decision-making challenges and learn to assess in older adults with cancer and cognitive syndromes • Verify ageism and understand how it interferes with the medical care of older adults with cancer • Stay familiar with the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment in the evaluation of elderly cancer patients • Know the principles of administered decision making
Intrauterine Packaging Disorders: Congenital Muscular Torticollis and Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
Nov 09, 2020 | CME 1 | Free
Intrauterine Packaging Disorders: Congenital Muscular Torticollis and Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip is organized by Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and will be held on Nov 09, 2020. Accreditation: Physicians: Hospital for Special Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Hospital for Special Surgery designates the 2020 Pediatric Orthopedics Webinar Series for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The Intrauterine Packaging Disorders: Congenital Muscular Torticollis and Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip live activity is designated for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physical Therapists: Hospital for Special Surgery is a New York State Education Department approved provider for physical therapy continuing education. Hospital for Special Surgery designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 contact hour. Athletic Trainers: Hospital for Special Surgery (BOC AP#: P537) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Certified Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1.0 Category A hours/CEUs. Description: Learn current concepts and the latest treatments of two common intrauterine packaging disorders. Your ability to identify and treat these conditions as early as birth minimizes the need for surgical treatment and optimizes a consistently favorable outcome for each infant you encounter with these intrauterine packaging disorders. The webinar faculty are experienced, well-published thought leaders in the field of pediatric orthopaedic surgery with subspecialty interests in the developing infant. Learning Objectives: Hospital for Special Surgery Professional Education activities are intended to improve the quality of patient care and safety. At the conclusion of this course, the participant will be able to: • Identify risk factors for torticollis and developmental hip dysplasia. • Review and fortify your history and physical examination skills specific for these conditions of early infancy. • Identify and treat these conditions as early as birth to enhance outcomes.
May 11, 2020 - May 11, 2021 | CME 1 | Free
X-linked hypophosphataemia (XLH): Early Recognition and Proactive Management is organized by EXCEL Continuing Education. Released: May 11, 2020 Expires: May 11, 2021 Accreditation: Designation Statement: EXCEL Continuing Education designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Description: X-linked hypophosphataemia (XLH) is the most common cause of inherited phosphate wasting and is associated with severe complications such as rickets, lower limb deformities, pain, poor mineralization of the teeth and disproportionate short stature in children. Characteristics and severity of XLH vary between patients. Because of its rarity, the diagnosis and specific treatment of XLH are frequently delayed, which has a detrimental effect on patient outcomes. In this CME-accredited activity, an endocrinology expert will discuss strategies for improving early detection of XLH by recognizing clinical signs and symptoms, provide guidance for treatment initiation and ongoing optimal therapeutic management through sample case scenarios that may be seen in clinical practice. Educational Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: • Discuss clinical manifestations, signs and symptoms of XLH in children • Review of phosphate homeostasis • Describe an approach to the evaluation of hypophosphatemia • Describe treatment options for XLH
Jun 15, 2019 - Jan 17, 2022 | MOC 6 | Free
ePrimaryCare Review is organized by DKBmed. Date of release: June 15, 2019 Expiration date: January 17, 2022 Estimated time to complete each activity: 60 minutes per newsletter, 30 minutes per podcast. Intended Audience: The target audience for this initiative includes primary care clinicians. Accreditation Statements: Physicians Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 6 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points. Credit Designation Statements: Physicians eNewsletter: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Podcast: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Course Format: The ePrimaryCare Review series will consist of a monthly review of journal literature on key, pertinent topics, emailed as either a newsletter or podcast, to primary care clinicians. The activities are delivered as 4 bi-monthly newsletters and 4 alternating podcasts. Participants will have up to 2 years to complete the 4 newsletters and 4 podcasts in order to earn CME credit. Description: Dear Colleague, We are pleased to announce that our popular eLiterature Review series is extending to primary care! ePrimaryCare Review is a no-cost CME program that features experts in a variety of fields providing you valuable information directed specifically to primary care. Sign Up Now ePrimaryCare Review will be covering key topics such as: • HIV: Provider and patient barriers to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) • Type 2 diabetes: Management of older adults • COPD: Current and emerging therapies and individualizing therapies • COPD: Inhaled therapy strategies Sign Up Now Over 50,000 health care providers are subscribed to eLiterature Review in areas such as viral hepatitis, HIV, pulmonology, and diabetes. Join your colleagues in this highly-rated educational program. Learning Objectives: After participating in this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to: • Compare current and emerging therapies for COPD and their use in individualized therapy, as described in GOLD, based on patients’ needs. • Describe the circumstances under which patients should be referred for pulmonary rehabilitation. • Explain how the GOLD guidelines assist in diagnosing COPD and managing treatment. • Discuss when and how spirometry should be used in the diagnosis of COPD. • Discuss provider-related barriers to effective implementation of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in primary care. • Describe patient-related barriers to increased uptake of PrEP. • Summarize potential disparities in awareness and access to PrEP among priority populations with high rates of new HIV infections. • Discuss the need for individualized care as well as recommended glycemic targets in older adults. • Summarize the efficacy and safety of different classes of antihyperglycemic medications in older adults. • Discuss appropriate de-intensification of anti-hyperglycemic medications, particularly insulin, to minimize risk of hypoglycemia.
Mar 28, 2019 - Mar 27, 2022 | CME 54 | Free
Family Medicine 2019 Online Review Course is organized by The Osler Institute. This Online CME Conference has been recommended for a maximum of 54 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Release Date: 03/28/2019 Expiration Date:03/27/2022 Estimated Time to Complete:54 hours Conference Objectives are : • Address renewed patient management strategies for the following areas: Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Surgery, Gynecology, Community Medicine, Geriatrics, Adolescent Medicine and Sport Medicine • Confidently assess laboratory researches, EKG's and other graphic illustrations of body function for specific patient presentations • Explain elevated competence in the diagnosis and management of chronic diseases such as Type 2 diabetes, hypertension and hypercholesterolemia • Identify when to involve patients to a specialist to present the best patient care • Perform complete immunization analysis for infants, children, adolescents and adults • Identify and present relevant treatment for sexually transmitted diseases • Efficiently utilize pharmacology guidelines and prescription drug management approaches • Employ enhanced clinical understanding to effectively communicate diagnosis and treatment choices to patients and/or caregivers • Interpret evidence-based clinical guidelines explained to practice of Family Medicine. Price: $495.00 – $895.00 Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 14, 2018 - Dec 04, 2020 | CME 1 | Free
Athletic Trauma for the Everyday Doc is organized by Covenant Health. This enduring activity was recorded on 9/14/2018 Approved for enduring material on 12/4/2018 Expire on 12/4/2020 Original Program Date: January 2, 2019 Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Activity Objectives At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to…. • Evaluate the on-field management of common orthopedic injuries • Recognize concussion symptoms and early management • Identify health stress and related conditions and early management Access: Available for 3 months after purchase Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Aug 03, 2018 - Dec 04, 2020 | CME 1 | Free
Sports Related Concussion is organized by Covenant Health. This enduring activity was recorded on 8/3/2018 Approved for enduring material on 12/4/2018 Expire on 12/4/2020 Original Program Date: January 3, 2019 Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Activity Objectives At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to…. • Describe the SCAT5 concussion assessment tool and vestibular/oculo-motor screening (VOMS) to assess a concussed patient • Identify the patient who may be at risk for increased morbidity (including mental health issues) associated with concussion • Recognize concussion as a form of traumatic brain injury in adolescents and adults Access: Available for 3 months after purchase
Apr 04, 2018 - Apr 03, 2021 | CE 1 | Free
Gender Confirmation in Adults: A Medical Approach is organized by Des Moines University (DMU). Accreditation Period ourse opens: 04/04/2018 Course expires: 04/03/2021 Available Credit 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s) Learner Objectives: • Understand the complexities of medically transitioning. • Recognize the barriers that patients encounter to medical transitioning. • Learn how we as future healthcare providers can best care for patients who are seeking to medically transition.