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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
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.
Urology Didactic Conference 05/27/2015 07:00 AM
170 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.5/0/0
  • 7:00-7:30 am: Discuss morbidity/mortality cases and recognize areas to improve patient care.
  • 7:30-8:00 am: Business meeting - N/A
  • 8:00-10:00 am: Practice format of case presentations in preparation of chief and junior residents for Oral Board Examination.
Quarterly Breast Clinical Correlation Conference 05/27/2015 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.
Boundaries, Solidarity & Multicultural Competence 05/28/2015 08:15 AM
90 minutes
Conference Center Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Suzette Speicht, PhD
1.5/0/0
  • To understand and critique the traditional, risk management, universal conceptualization of boundaries.
  • To examine the notion of solidarity as a foundation for re-imaging boundaries.
  • To consider a view of boundaries (i.e., close, flexible, warm) that may be more culturally congruent, thereby enhancing clinicians' cultural competence.
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.
Cardiology Conference 06/03/2015 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 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.
2015 Scientific Session 06/03/2015 07:30 AM
145 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.25/0/0
  • Critique current original research conducted at AGMC to enhance evidenced based medicine
  • Identify new knowledge and apply to the practice of medicine
  • Discussion of current research and directions for future research
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
New Center
NEOMED
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.
Urology Didactic Conference 06/10/2015 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Room #1701
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
3/0/0
  • Review patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
  • Review patient cases and discuss AUA updates for treatment guidelines and appropriate alternatives.
  • Residents give presentations of their current research projects.
Clinico-Pathological Conference (CPC) 06/10/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Ashleigh Glass, DO
1/0/0
  • Value the interdisciplinary approach to patient care.
  • Apply investigative principles to current practice.
  • Critically assess the role of pathology in diagnosis and treatment.
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.
Urology Didactic Conference 06/17/2015 07:00 AM
180 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
3/0/0
  • Review patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
  • Review patient cases and discuss treatment options and appropriate alternatives.
  • Discuss the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of bladder pain symdrome/interstitial cystitis.
US Healthcare Crisis & the ACA 06/17/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Jonathan Ross, MD, MPH
1/0/0
  • Review the histry and politics of health reform in the US
  • Describe and critique the current US health system and the impact of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)
  • Review alternative national health insurance programs that have been effective in other countries
  • Describe and critique a national health insurance program based on an improved and expanded Medicare for all.
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.
Urology Didactic Conference 06/24/2015 07:00 AM
170 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.5/0/0
  • Discuss morbidity/mortality cases and recognize areas to improve patient care.
  • 8:00-8:30 am - Business Meeting - N/A
  • 8:30-10:00 am: Review the program and rotation requirements with the incoming residents and discuss AUA guidelines for difficult catheter placement.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 06/26/2015 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.
Cardiology Conference 07/01/2015 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 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.
Clinical Morbidity and Mortality 07/02/2015 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 07/03/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 07/10/2015 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 07/14/2015 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.
Dermatology: Journal Club 07/14/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 07/17/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 07/24/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 07/31/2015 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.
Cardiology Conference 08/05/2015 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 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 08/07/2015 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 08/11/2015 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.
Vascular Clinical Correlation Conference 08/13/2015 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Classroom 3200
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 08/14/2015 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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