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Innovations and New Practices in Internal Medicine 2019

Royal Sonesta Boston | Cambridge, USA
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Title: Innovations and New Practices in Internal Medicine 2019
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Dates: From May, 13, 2019 to May, 15, 2019
Location: Cambridge, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 1495 to 1595 USD
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ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION


The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 31.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 


AMERICAN BOARD OF INTERNAL MEDICINE


Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 31.00 Medical Knowledge 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.

 


AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS


This Live activity, Innovations and New Practices in Internal Medicine, with a beginning date of 05/13/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 30.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 


RISK MANAGEMENT


This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 2.25 credits of Risk Management Study. This includes .75 credits of Opioid Education and Pain Management Training. Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

 


NURSE PRACTITIONERS and REGISTERED NURSES


For the purpose of recertification, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board and American Nurses Credentialing Center accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education). We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

 


PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS


The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.


 


CANADIAN ACCREDITATION


The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities


 


EUROPEAN ACCREDITATION


Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs® can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.

 


ABMS/ACGME COMPETENCIES


This course is designed to meet one or more of the following American Board of Medical Specialties and Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies: patient care and procedural skills, medical knowledge, and practice-based learning and improvement.


Disclosure Policy

Harvard Medical School (HMS) adheres to all ACCME Accreditation Criteria and Policies. It is HMS's policy that those who have influenced the content of a CME activity (e.g. planners, faculty, authors, reviewers and others) disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial entities so that HMS may identify and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. These disclosures will be provided in the activity materials along with disclosure of any commercial support received for the activity. Additionally, faculty members have been instructed to disclose any limitations of data and unlabeled or investigational uses of products during their presentations.


Disclaimer

CME activities accredited by Harvard Medical School are offered solely for educational purposes and do not constitute any form of certification of competency. Practitioners should always consult additional sources of information and exercise their best professional judgment before making 

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Event Overview
Welcome message:

This program provides a comprehensive update of the most important changes impacting Internal Medicine and guidance to incorporate these advances into everyday clinical practice to improve patient outcomes.


Practical, Fast-Paced, Case-Based Education

The educational experience is highly interactive and fast paced, and draws upon real-life cases. The course is designed and led by Harvard Medical School’s clinical faculty who are leaders in their respective fields, and are instrumental in bringing these novel developments to clinical medicine. It offers updates and advances in diagnostic and treatment approaches, covering the broad spectrum of internal medicine specialties: 


Cardiovascular Medicine

Geriatrics

Neurology

Pulmonology

Oncology

Sleep Medicine

Critical Care

Rheumatology 

Infectious Diseases 

Renal Medicine

Women’s Health

Endocrinology

Guidance to Improve Diagnosis, Treatment and Clinical Outcomes

Highlights of this program include:


Comprehensive update on new anticoagulants and their antidotes

Algorithms for the use of diabetes medications

Pain management and the role of medical marijuana

Practical and timely instruction on obesity management 

New treatments for heart failure

Advances in percutaneous valve replacement 

The latest in C. difficile diagnosis and management

The physician's perspective on alternative medicine

Instructive cases and images in dermatology 

Up-to-date guidance for care of the LGBT patient

Updates in the management of COPD and asthma

Navigating the challenges of escalating drug costs

Overview of immunotherapy for cancer

Best practices for responsible antibiotic use

Speakers/Faculty:

Mark M. Awad, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Carolyn B. Becker, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Kari P. Braaten, MD, MPH, Instructor in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School; Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Rebecca C. Burch, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Charles Czeisler, MD, PhD, Frank Baldino, Jr., PhD Professor of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Paul F. Dellaripa, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Timothy B. Erickson, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Colleen M. Feltmate, MD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School; Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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Royal Sonesta Boston 


40 Edwin H. Land Boulevard

Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142

617-806-4200


The newly renovated Royal Sonesta Boston combines modern style with breathtaking city views right along the famous Charles River. Straddling both Cambridge and Boston, you’ll be at the center of the area’s dining, nightlife, sporting events and attractions.

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