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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 03/27/2015 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 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.
Urology Didactic Conference 04/01/2015 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Radiology Conference Room
Akron Children's Hospital
Multiple Speakers
3/0/0
  • Review the development, pathophysiology and methods for surgical repair of hypopadias.
  • Review imaging studies with Radiology and discuss treatment options.
  • Review and discuss cases from a multi-disciplinary perspective (pediatric urology, radiology, and nephrology).
Spondyloarthritis 04/01/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Nikita Hegde, MD
1/0/0
  • Identify subjects with inflammatory back pain in the ambulatory clinical setting.
  • Order and interpret the proper sequences of a musculoskeletal MRI within the diagnostic process for AS or SpA.
  • Implement treatment strategies for patients diagnosed with SpA based upon emerging and evidence-based data.
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.
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.
CANCELED - 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.
Resident Clinico-Pathological Conference - CPC 04/08/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Mohamed Magdy Abdelfattah
1/0/0
  • Value the interdisciplinary approach to patient data.
  • Apply investigative principles to current practice.
  • Critically assess the role of pathology in diagnosis and treatment.
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.
Human Trafficking: Modern Day Slavery Responding to Needs of Victims of Human Trafficking 04/10/2015 09:00 AM
120 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Sister Anne Victory
2/0/0
  • Define the crime of human trafficking.
  • Describe the characteristics of victims and traffickers.
  • Explore current Federal and State legislation regarding human trafficking.
  • Identify actions you can take as a citizen and a healthcare provider in relation to human trafficking.
  • Describe complex trauma and its effects on human trafficking.
  • Demonstrate effective intervention approaches to use with victims of human trafficking.
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.
Cognitive Impairment in Hospitalized Patients: Detection & Mgmt 04/15/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Moshe Torem, MD
Chief, Integrative Medicine
1/0/0
  • Will be able to name at least three causes of cognitive impairment in hospitalized patients.
  • Will be able to name at least two methods to detect cognitive impairment in hospitalized patients.
  • Will be able to name at least three strategies to manage cognitive impairment in hospitalized patients.
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.
Annual BSOF Research Symposium: Tomosynthesis 04/17/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Jennifer Davis
1/0/0
  • What is Tomosynthesis?
  • What are the benefits of Tomosynthesis?
  • How does Tomosynthesis compare to standard mammography?
7TH ANNUAL BSOF: Risk-Based Assessment - Should It Still Be 40 & Female? 04/17/2015 09:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Jill Dietz, MD
1/0/0
  • Be familiar with recent changes in federal laws as well as national guidelines regarding screening.
  • Understand how to adopt risk assessment into a screening program.
  • Be aware of modern modalities that can improve breast cancer detection in high risk patients.
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.
Cardiology Conference 05/06/2015 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.
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.
Vascular Clinical Correlation Conference 05/14/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes

Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Review vascular surgery cases including interventional cases for concordance and quality.
  • Discuss work up of various vascular conditions including but not limited to vascular access arterial and venous disease.
  • Review literature of various vascular conditions.
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.
Clinical Pathological Conference(CPC)/M&M 06/03/2015 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 06/04/2015 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 06/05/2015 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.
Moving in the BeST Direction: Altering the Course of Schizophrenia 06/09/2015 08:30 AM
315 minutes

Multiple Speakers
5.25/0/0
  • To describe the National Institute of Mental Health's Early Psychosis Prediction and Prevention Initiative and the progress that has been made in implementing coordinated specialty care programs for first-episode psychosis developing risk calculations to predict psychosis oset among vulnerable individuals and testing of clinical staging models for ameliorating attenuated psychosis symptoms.
  • To understand the role of cognitive remediation in coordinated specialty care for first-episode psychosis.
  • To identify the process, outcomes and lessons learned as an NIMH research project evolved to service delivery of coordinated specialty care for individuals with first-spisode psychosis.
  • To know when, why, how and where to make referrals to coordinated specialty care programs for first-episode psychosis.
Dermatology: Journal Club 06/09/2015 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 06/10/2015 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 06/12/2015 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 06/17/2015 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 06/19/2015 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 06/24/2015 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.

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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