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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Urology Didactic Conference 03/04/2015 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Radiology Conference Room
Children's Hospital Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
3/1/0
  • Review the physical findings, development of and treatment considerations for pediatric patients with neurogenic bladder.
  • Review imaging studies with Radiology and discuss treatment options.
  • Discuss cases from a multi-disciplinary perspective (pediatric urology, radiology, and nephrology).
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.
Advances in Critical Care Medicine: What Have We Really Improved? 03/04/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Michael Passero, MD
1/0/0
  • Understand treatment for Warfarin associated hemmorage.
  • Understand alternative options for sedations in the ICU.
  • Understand the use of blood products in shock.
Ultrasound Evaluation of Lymphatic Spread in Breast Cancer 03/04/2015 12:00 PM
60 minutes
Breast Health Center Conference Room
Akron General Medical Center
Mary Murray, MD
1/0/0
  • To present focused topics in the clinical practice of breast oncology and breast imaging in a case presentation format with a review of the pertinent literature.
  • To highlight new developments in the treatment of breast disorders based on a critical appraisal of recent cliical studies and journal articles.
  • To present scientific data regarding the budget basis of clinical problems in breast oncology, focusing on those thaat have potential diagnosis, prognostic and therapeutic applicability.
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.
Resident Clinico-Pathological Conference (CPC) 03/11/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Ankit Anand, MD
1/0/0
  • Value the interdisciplinary approach to patient care.
  • Apply investigative priciples to current practice.
  • Critically assess the role of athology in diagnosis and treatment.
Emergency Medicine Journal Club 03/11/2015 07:00 PM
120 minutes
To Be Announced
No Name Given None
2/0/0
  • Are ultrasound guided central lines more successful than landmark guided?
  • Are ultrasound guided central lines faster than landmark guided?
  • Do success rates of ultrasound vs. landmark central lines vary by location (i.e., IJ vs. femoral vs. subclavin) ?
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.
Urology Didactic Conference 03/18/2015 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
3/1/0
  • Residents present patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
  • Residents present patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
  • Describe electric stimulation and neuromodulation treatment options for patients with urinary incontinence.
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.
Medical Aspects of Vascular Disease 03/18/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Jill Zink, MD
1/0/0
  • Discuss the various medical treatment options available for patients with PVD.
  • Discuss the comorbidities typically seen in patients with vascular disease as well as the typical medical treatment and rationale for use.
  • Discuss the medical management of aortic pathology as well as timing for surgical intervention.
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.
Personality Disorders Considering Culture & Context 03/19/2015 08:45 AM
180 minutes
Portage Path Behavioral Health
Amber Hewitt, PhD
3/0/0
  • Describe sociocultural variations in the prevalence of personality disorders.
  • Examine the DSM-5/s Section 2 and Section 3 in regard to personality disorders.
  • Analyze specific techniques for effective screening and treatment for clients with personality disorders.
  • Discuss various etiologies of Antisocial Personality Disorder and childhood antecedents of trauma and attachment issues.
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.
Urology Didactic Conference 03/25/2015 07:00 AM
150 minutes
Conference Center Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.5/0/0
  • Residents report the details of morbidity/mortality cases and recognize areas to improve patient care.
  • 8;00-8:30 am - Business Meeting
  • 8:30-10:00 am - Distinguish the types of slings and how they are utilized as treatment options for patients with incontinence.
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.
The Opioid Epidemic: Local Impact and Resources 03/26/2015 08:15 AM
90 minutes
Conference Center Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.5/0/0
  • Describe the opiate epidemic in Ohio over the last 15 years, including the path from prescription drug misuse to heroin addiction.
  • Discuss the multifactorial and interrelated causes of the opiate epidemic.
  • Last practical tools and local resources to decrease the impact of the opiate epidemic.
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.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 04/29/2015 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 05/01/2015 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 05/06/2015 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 05/07/2015 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 05/08/2015 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 05/12/2015 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 05/13/2015 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 05/13/2015 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 05/15/2015 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 05/20/2015 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 05/20/2015 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 05/22/2015 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 05/27/2015 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 05/29/2015 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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