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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Urology Didactic Conference 01/28/2015 07:00 AM
180 minutes
To Be Announced
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.5/0/0
  • Discuss morbidity/ mortality cases and recognize areas to improve patient care.
  • Review the prevalence and treatment of overactive bladder, nocturia and geriatric incontinence.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 01/28/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Clinical Transformation: Institutes, Outcomes, Care Paths, Cost and Longitudinal Care 01/28/2015 07:30 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Michael Modic
1/0/0
  • At the conclusion of this program, participants will be exposed to a comparison of interdisciplinary disease based versus traditional departmental approaches to health care value.
  • At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to explain the rational for collecting health status measures as part of patient care.
  • Understand the complexity, advantages and hurdles encountered in the electronic enablement of standardized CarePaths.
  • At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to describe the four basic components and importance of the bio-psychological-social model for patient phenotyping.
GEMS Trauma Ultrasound 01/28/2015 09:00 AM
0 minutes

Joshua Jacquet, MD
House Officer, Emergency Medicine
6/0/0
  • Upon completion of this conference, active participants will be able to understand the history of trauma ultrasound , the FAST exam and the extended FAST exam.
  • Upon completion of this conference , active participants will be able to perform, interpret and clinically apply the FAST exam and the extended FAST exam.
  • Upon completion of this conference, active participants will be able to understand the principles of ultrasound guided central venous access.
  • Upon completion of this conference, active participants will be able to perform ultrasound guided central venous access.
  • After the coference, active participants will be able to find and measure IVC and understand the relatioship to CVP and fluid responsiveness.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 01/30/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 02/04/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Clinical Morbidity and Mortality 02/05/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Classroom on 52
Akron General Medical Center
Thomas Thompson, M.D.
1/0/0
  • Review and evaluate diagnosis and management of morbidity and mortality complications of selected cases.
  • Discuss alternative management options.
  • Review and apply current research related to the comlpications.
  • Periodically analyze results of treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Identify areas for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 02/06/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Dermatology: Journal Club 02/10/2015 07:00 PM
90 minutes
To Be Announced
To Be Announced
No Name Given None
1.5/0/0
  • Improved recognition of uncommon skin diseases.
  • Improved recognition of uncommon presentations of common skin diseases.
  • Reduce errors in the practice of clinical dermatology.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 02/11/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Cardiology Conference 02/11/2015 07:15 AM
60 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
S. Leslie Tobias, MD
1/0/0
  • Analyze periodically results of treatments protocols and prcedures.
  • Periodically lecture materails relevant to new guidelines of therapy.
  • Present each case including angiography of cardiac lesions and coronary anatomy.
  • Discuss diasgnostic possibilities and management alternatives.
  • Review pertinent literature in relation to case presentation.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 02/13/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 02/18/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Quarterly Breast Clinical Correlation Conference 02/18/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Mary Murray, MD
1/0/0
  • Review image guided biopsies and correlate with pathology reports.
  • Discuss work-up of various breast disorders as well as management of the pathologic findings.
  • Review literature for current treatment of benign and malignant breast findings.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 02/20/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 02/25/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 02/27/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 03/04/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Clinical Morbidity and Mortality 03/05/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Classroom on 52
Akron General Medical Center
Thomas Thompson, M.D.
1/0/0
  • Review and evaluate diagnosis and management of morbidity and mortality complications of selected cases.
  • Discuss alternative management options.
  • Review and apply current research related to the comlpications.
  • Periodically analyze results of treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Identify areas for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 03/06/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Dermatology: Journal Club 03/10/2015 07:00 PM
90 minutes
To Be Announced
To Be Announced
No Name Given None
1.5/0/0
  • Improved recognition of uncommon skin diseases.
  • Improved recognition of uncommon presentations of common skin diseases.
  • Reduce errors in the practice of clinical dermatology.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 03/11/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Cardiology Conference 03/11/2015 07:15 AM
60 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
S. Leslie Tobias, MD
1/0/0
  • Analyze periodically results of treatments protocols and prcedures.
  • Periodically lecture materails relevant to new guidelines of therapy.
  • Present each case including angiography of cardiac lesions and coronary anatomy.
  • Discuss diasgnostic possibilities and management alternatives.
  • Review pertinent literature in relation to case presentation.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 03/13/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 03/18/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Endocrine Clinical Correlation Conference 03/18/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Mark Horattas, MD
Associate Chairman, Medical Education
1/0/0
  • Review preoperative biopsies and correlation with surgical pathology.
  • Discuss work up of various endocrine tumors, including Adrenal, parathyroid cancer, thyroid nodules and pancreatic tumors and their clinical/ surgical management
  • Review literature of various endocrine tumors.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 03/20/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 03/25/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 04/01/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Clinical Morbidity and Mortality 04/02/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Classroom on 52
Akron General Medical Center
Thomas Thompson, M.D.
1/0/0
  • Review and evaluate diagnosis and management of morbidity and mortality complications of selected cases.
  • Discuss alternative management options.
  • Review and apply current research related to the comlpications.
  • Periodically analyze results of treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Identify areas for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 04/03/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 04/08/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Cardiology Conference 04/08/2015 07:15 AM
60 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
S. Leslie Tobias, MD
1/0/0
  • Analyze periodically results of treatments protocols and prcedures.
  • Periodically lecture materails relevant to new guidelines of therapy.
  • Present each case including angiography of cardiac lesions and coronary anatomy.
  • Discuss diasgnostic possibilities and management alternatives.
  • Review pertinent literature in relation to case presentation.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 04/10/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Dermatology: Journal Club 04/14/2015 07:00 PM
90 minutes
To Be Announced
To Be Announced
No Name Given None
1.5/0/0
  • Improved recognition of uncommon skin diseases.
  • Improved recognition of uncommon presentations of common skin diseases.
  • Reduce errors in the practice of clinical dermatology.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 04/15/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 04/17/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 04/22/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Selected Residents
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examination.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 04/24/2015 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/ allied health regarding new clinical trails patients may be eligible to enroll in.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies in treatment.
  • Compliance with ACoS/CoC Standards.

For further information, call (330) 344-6050 or email Department of Medical Education (cme@akrongeneral.org).

CME ACCREDITATION STATEMENT:
Akron General Medical Center is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Akron General Medical Center designates each of the above educational activities for the maximum indicated number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses may use AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™ for licensure renewal.



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