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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Trauma Grand Rounds 04/17/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Nicholas Early
1/0/0
  • Discuss the basics of ballistics.
  • Describe the epidemiology of ballistic injuries.
  • Discuss the diagnosis and management of injuries.
Planned Short-Term Therapy in Behavioral Health 04/17/2014 08:45 AM
180 minutes
Community Room-340 South Broadway St., Akron, OH
Portage Path Comm.Mtl Hlth Ctr
Multiple Speakers
3/0/0
  • Understanding the benefits of planned short-terms therapy in general.
  • Learning to differentiate three different types of planned short-term therapies.
  • Understanding how different types of planned short-term therapies are applied experientially to a case.
  • Considering the pros and cons of short-term therapies with various client populations.
Urology Didactic Conference 04/23/2014 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Dennis Bentley, MD
Urologist
3/0/0
  • Review the pathophysiology, evaluation, medical management and surgical options for patients with adrenal disorders
  • Review patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 04/23/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Personal Medicine, Power Statements and Other Disruptive Innovations in Psychiatry 04/24/2014 08:15 AM
90 minutes
Medical Education Conference Room
Akron General Medical Center
Patricia Deegan, Ph.D
1.5/0/0
  • Discuss the importance of understanding patients' perspective/experience of mental illness.
  • Identify specific strategies and techniques to improve communication between mental health professionals and patients, and improve therapeutic alliances.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 04/25/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Urology Didactic Conference 04/30/2014 07:00 AM
120 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Gregory Danesis, M.D.
2/0/0
  • Discuss the diagnosis and treatment of malignant renal tumors including advanced renal cell carcinoma.
  • Discuss mobidity/mortality cases and recognize areas to improve patient care.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 04/30/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
REM Sleep Behavior Disorder: Prelude to Neurodegeneration 04/30/2014 07:30 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Carlos Rodriguez
1/0/0
  • Review the clinical and polysomnographic features of REM Sleep Behavior Disorder (RBD)
  • Detail literature demonstrating a relationship between RBD and neurodegenerative disorders.
  • Discuss treatment alternatives for REM sleep behavior disorder.
Monthly Clinical Morbidity & Mortality 05/01/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Classroom on 52
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
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 complications.
  • Periodically analyze results of treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Identify area for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 05/02/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Urology Didactic Conference 05/07/2014 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Radiology Conference Room
Akron Children's Hospital
Multiple Speakers
3/0/0
  • Review the development and management of children with ureteral anomalies, including ectopic ureter and ureterocele.
  • Review imaging studies with Radiology and discuss treatment options.
  • Review and discuss cases from a multi-disciplinary perspective (pediatric urology, radiology, and nephrology).
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 05/07/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 05/09/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Dermatology Journal Club 05/13/2014 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 ecognition of uncommong presentarions of common skin diseases
  • Reduce erroes in the practice of clinical dermatology
Urology Didactic Conference 05/14/2014 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
3/0/0
  • Discuss the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of benign renal and retroperitoneal tumors.
  • Review patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 05/14/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Cardiology Conference 05/14/2014 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 procedures.
  • Periodically lecture materials relevant to new guidelines of therapy.
  • Present each case including angiography of cardiac lesions and coronary anatomy.
  • Discuss diagnostic possibilities and management alternatives.
  • Review pertinent literature in relation to case presentation.
Risk Assessment for Violence 05/14/2014 08:45 AM
180 minutes
Community Room-340 South Broadway St., Akron, OH
Portage Path Comm.Mtl Hlth Ctr
Phillip J. Resnick, M.D.
3/0/0
  • Specify four types of paranoid delusions that can lead to homicide.
  • Identify the ralative risk of violence in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and substance abuse.
  • Indicate three factors that increase the likelihood that violent command hallucinations will be obeyed.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 05/16/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
William Dorner Memorial Lecture: Dermoscopy for Dermatologists 05/17/2014 07:30 AM
360 minutes
Summit Room
Health & Wellness-West
Ashfaq Marghoob, MD
4.5/0/0
  • The participant will be able to identify dermoscopy findings to improve their diagnosis or melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers.
  • The participant will be able to discuss an algorithmic approach to utilizing a dermatoscope to provide efficient and effective patient care.
  • The participant will be able to classify lesions viewed with a dermatoscope as pigmented or non-pigmented as a first step in identification of melanomas at an early stage.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 05/21/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Quarterly Breast Clinical Correlation Conference 05/21/2014 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Jessica Partin, 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 pathologic findings
  • Review literature for current treatment of benign and malignant breast findings
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 05/23/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Urology Didactic Conference 05/28/2014 07:00 AM
120 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Gregory Danesis, M.D.
2/0/0
  • Discuss the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of males with tumors of the penis.
  • Discuss morbidity/mortality cases and reognize areas to improve patient care.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 05/28/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 05/30/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 06/04/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Monthly Clinical Morbidity & Mortality 06/05/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Classroom on 52
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
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 complications.
  • Periodically analyze results of treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Identify area for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 06/06/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Dermatology Journal Club 06/10/2014 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 ecognition of uncommong presentarions of common skin diseases
  • Reduce erroes in the practice of clinical dermatology
Urology Didactic Conference 06/11/2014 07:00 AM
120 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Gregory Danesis, M.D.
2/0/0
  • Review the fundamental approaches to surgery of the penis and urethra, including options for penile and urethral carcinomas.
  • Review patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 06/11/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 06/13/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Urology Didactic Conference 06/18/2014 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
John Wegryn, MD
3/0/0
  • Review and discuss complications and surgical management of cancer patients with concomitant urethral stricture.
  • Observe video that explains the characteristics of impairment and the impact on resident behavior and mentality; suggests ways to mitigate and deal with the residents.
  • Review patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 06/18/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
GI Clinical Correlation Conference-6/18/14 06/18/2014 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Kevin Lowe, MD, PhD
1/0/0
  • Review preoperative biopsies and correlation with surgical pathology
  • Discuss work up of various GI cancers and management of these tumors
  • Review of literature of various GI tumors to include: colorectal liver mets, GIST tumors, pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors, cholangiocarcinoma, duodenal adenocarcinoma
Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling, Social Work, and Marriage 06/19/2014 08:45 AM
180 minutes
To Be Announced
Portage Path Comm.Mtl Hlth Ctr
William Hegarty, JD
3/0/0
  • To understand the Role of a State Regulatory Board.
  • To be mindful of the new ethical rules that are in place.
  • To understand the Investigative/Disciplinary role of the Board.
  • To discuss issues that will hopefully prevent licensees from violating the Code of Professional Conduct.
  • To better utilize ethical practices in performance of their clinical responsibilities to the clients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 06/20/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Urology Didactic Conference 06/25/2014 07:00 AM
120 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Raymond Bologna, MD
2/0/0
  • Resident Welcome - review of policies and procedures for PGY1 and PGY2 residents.
  • Discuss morbidity/mortality cases and recognize areas to improve patient care.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 06/25/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Learn techniques of history and physical examinations.
  • Learn interpretations of appropriate x-rays.
  • Learn different approaches of the surgical patient in terms of diagnosis.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 06/27/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the ACoS/CoC Standards.
Monthly Clinical Morbidity & Mortality 07/03/2014 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Classroom on 52
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
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 complications.
  • Periodically analyze results of treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Identify area for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 07/11/2014 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 physician/resident/allied health regarding new clinical trials in which patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with the 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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