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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 02/10/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
UROLOGY Didactic Conference 02/10/2016 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..
  • Discuss the biologic development progression of penile cancer; review the non-surgical and surgical treatment options.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships; The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Resident Clinico Pathological Conference (CPC) 02/10/2016 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Ala Najim, MD
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.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Combined Pediatric Journal Club 02/10/2016 06:00 PM
180 minutes

Akron Children's Hospital
Multiple Speakers
3/0/0
  • Discuss pediatric cardiac arrest and ethical considerations.
  • Discuss use of hypothermia after a pediatric arrest.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Vascular Clinical Correlation Conference 02/11/2016 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 02/12/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 02/17/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
CANCELED - Cardiology Conference 02/17/2016 07:15 AM
60 minutes
7th Floor Activities Room
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.
  • Recurring Event 3rd Wednesday of each month 1/20-12/21/2016. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Quarterly Breast Clinical Correlation Conference 02/17/2016 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 02/19/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Leadership Cohort 02/23/2016 08:30 AM
380 minutes
Summit Room
Health & Wellness-West
Multiple Speakers
6.2/0/0
  • Demonstrate commitment to personal, team and organizational growth.
  • Recognize and practice elements of effective requests, commitment management, proactive language and building trust.
  • Differentiate and compare decision-making styles.
  • There is no commercial support.
  • No significant financial relationships are disclosed.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 02/24/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
UROLOGY Didactic Conference 02/24/2016 07:00 AM
150 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.5/0/0
  • Discuss Morbidity and Mortality cases encountered during medical and surgical treatment of urologic inpatients and recognize areas to improve patient care.
  • Review proper evaluation and diagnosis of patients with penile cancer; discuss surgical and medical treatment options for various types of penile cancer.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships; The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Informed Interventions for Self Injurious Behaviors 02/25/2016 08:15 AM
90 minutes
Conference Center Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Denise D. Ben-Porath, Ph.D.
1.5/0/0
  • Participants will become familiar with the biosocial model of borderline personality disorder.
  • Participants will identify the DBT treatment targets for self-injurious and suicidal clients.
  • Participants will learn how to use validation strategies and DBT change strategies including behavior chain analysis.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Weekly Cancer Conference / Breast Conference 02/26/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 03/02/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Morbidity & Mortality QI Peer Review Course 03/03/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Ortho Surgery Conf Rm
Akron General Medical Center
Thomas Thompson, M.D.
1/0/0
  • Review and evaluatediagnosis and management of morbidity and mortality 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 areas for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference / Breast Conference 03/04/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Dermatology Journal Club 03/08/2016 06:00 PM
90 minutes

Eliot Mostow, M.D.
1.5/0/0
  • Improve recognition of uncommon skin diseases.
  • Improve ecognition of uncommon presentations of common skin diseases.
  • Reduce errors in the practice of clinical dermatology.
  • Recurring Event 2nd Tuesday of every month 1/12 - 12/13/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 03/09/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Weekly Cancer Conference / Breast Conference 03/11/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 03/16/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Cardiology Conference 03/16/2016 07:15 AM
60 minutes
7th Floor Activities Room
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.
  • Recurring Event 3rd Wednesday of each month 1/20-12/21/2016. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Leadership Cohort 03/17/2016 08:30 AM
380 minutes
Summit Room
Health & Wellness-West
Multiple Speakers
6.2/0/0
  • Demonstrate commitment to personal, team and organizational growth.
  • Recognize and practice elements of effective requests, commitment management, proactive language and building trust.
  • Differentiate and compare decision-making styles.
  • There is no commercial support.
  • No significant financial relationships are disclosed.
Working with Suicidality 03/17/2016 08:45 AM
180 minutes
Portage Path Behavioral Health
Portage Path Comm.Mtl Hlth Ctr
Jason McGlothin, PhD PCC-S
3/0/0
  • Identify suicide risk factors and protective factors. Lern empirically based suicide assessment practices in different settings and at different points of treatment.
  • Learn follow up practices and steps for avoiding malpractice. Lean approaches to suicidal clients who do not follow through well.
  • Learn evidenced based outpatient treatment and referral practices - PILE OF STICKS Method.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Weekly Cancer Conference / Breast Conference 03/18/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 03/23/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Weekly Cancer Conference / Breast Conference 03/25/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 03/30/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Weekly Cancer Conference / Breast Conference 04/01/2016 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.3/0/0
  • Meets Weekly on Friday, 1-8 thru 12-16-2016, 6:45-8:00 a.m. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trials patients may be eligible to enroll.
  • Provide multidisciplinary discussion for patient treatment. Discuss clinical/working stage on patients.
  • Learn new technologies available in treatment.
  • To have compliance with ACOS/CoC standards.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 04/06/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Morbidity & Mortality QI Peer Review Course 04/07/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Ortho Surgery Conf Rm
Akron General Medical Center
Thomas Thompson, M.D.
1/0/0
  • Review and evaluatediagnosis and management of morbidity and mortality 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 areas for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.
Dermatology Journal Club 04/12/2016 06:00 PM
90 minutes

Eliot Mostow, M.D.
1.5/0/0
  • Improve recognition of uncommon skin diseases.
  • Improve ecognition of uncommon presentations of common skin diseases.
  • Reduce errors in the practice of clinical dermatology.
  • Recurring Event 2nd Tuesday of every month 1/12-12/13/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 04/13/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 04/20/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Cardiology Conference 04/20/2016 07:15 AM
60 minutes
7th Floor Activities Room
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.
  • Recurring Event 3rd Wednesday of each month 1/20-12/21/2016. There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Leadership Cohort 04/21/2016 08:30 AM
380 minutes
Summit Room
Health & Wellness-West
Multiple Speakers
6.2/0/0
  • Demonstrate commitment to personal, team and organizational growth.
  • Recognize and practice elements of effective requests, commitment management, proactive language and building trust.
  • Differentiate and compare decision-making styles.
  • There is no commercial support.
  • No significant financial relationships are disclosed.
8th Annual BSOF Research Symposium: Intraoperative Therapy for Breast Cancer One Dose at a Time 04/22/2016 09:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Stephanie Valente
1/0/0
  • Discuss the risks and benefits to the IORT procedure.
  • Identify patients suitable to receive IORT.
  • Review the key portions of how the surgery is performed.
  • There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 04/27/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 05/04/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood 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.
  • Recurring Event every Wednesday 1/6-6/29/2016. There is no commerical support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Orthopaedic Surgery - Morbidity & Mortality QI Peer Review Course 05/05/2016 07:00 AM
60 minutes
Ortho Surgery Conf Rm
Akron General Medical Center
Thomas Thompson, M.D.
1/0/0
  • Review and evaluatediagnosis and management of morbidity and mortality 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 areas for improvement in the management of morbidity and mortality patients.

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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