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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) / M&M 09/02/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 09/04/2015 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.
CANCELED - Dermatology: Journal Club 09/08/2015 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 09/09/2015 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.
Resident Clinico-Pathological Conference (CPC) 09/09/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Allen Reeves, MD
1/0/0
  • Value the iterdisciplinary approach to patient care.
  • Apply investigative principles to current practice.
  • Critically assess the role of pathology in diagnosis and treatment.
Emergency Medicine Journal Club 09/09/2015 07:00 PM
120 minutes
To Be Announced
Multiple Speakers
2/0/0
  • To assess if packing of routine simple cutaneous abscesses offers benefit over I&D alone.
  • We will look at use of systemic antibiotics for simple abscesses after I&D.
  • We will evaluate national trends in the care of abscesses.
  • We will evaluate wound packing vs no wound packing in pediatric patients.
Vascular Clinical Correlation Conference 09/10/2015 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 09/11/2015 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 09/16/2015 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.
Cardiology Conference 09/16/2015 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.
Risk Stratification and Management of Chest Pain 09/16/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1/0/0
  • Use risk stratification to assist in appropriately evaluating and managing patients with chest pain.
  • Order the most appropriate testing for patients with presumed cardiac chest pain to reach the most accurate diagnostic conclusion.
  • Improve accurate identification of patients at low risk for significant cardiac disease with chest pain.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 09/18/2015 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 09/23/2015 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.
Improving Outcomes in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Through Collaboration 09/23/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Atwood Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Michael Rosen, MD
1/0/0
  • Understand what a Quality Collaborative is.
  • Present the America's Hernia Society Quality Collaborative.
  • Understand the importance of value in the care of our patients.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 09/25/2015 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 09/30/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/02/2015 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 10/07/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/09/2015 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.
CANCELED - Dermatology: Journal Club 10/13/2015 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 10/14/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/16/2015 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.
Practical Management of Musculoskeletal Issues 10/16/2015 07:30 AM
450 minutes
Summit Room
AGMC Health & Wellness Center
Multiple Speakers
7.5/0/0
  • Understand common treatment options for patients with various orthopaedic issues.
  • Identify and diagnose osteoporsis in the fragility fracture population.
  • Participants will be able to understand the epidemiology and econimic impact of diabetic foot complications.
  • Understaand history and physical exam findings.
  • Learn appropriate treatment options and referral.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) / M&M 10/21/2015 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.
Cardiology Conference 10/21/2015 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 10/23/2015 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 10/28/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/30/2015 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 11/04/2015 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.
Bone Marrow (Hematopoietic Cell) Transplantation: Past, Present & Future 11/04/2015 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Hillard Lazarus, MD
1/0/0
  • Participant will be able to understand the principles of autologous bone marrow (hematopoietic cell) transplantation.
  • Participant will be able to understand the principles of matched-related donor allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation.
  • Participant will be able to understand the principles of alternative donor (unrelated) allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 11/06/2015 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.
CANCELED - Dermatology: Journal Club 11/10/2015 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 11/11/2015 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.
Vascular Clinical Correlation Conference 11/12/2015 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 11/13/2015 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.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) / M&M 11/18/2015 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.
Cardiology Conference 11/18/2015 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.
Quarterly Breast Clinical Correlation Conference 11/18/2015 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 11/20/2015 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.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) / M&M 11/25/2015 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 11/27/2015 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.

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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