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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 09/03/2014 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.
Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease 09/03/2014 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Caldwell Esselstyn Jr.
1/0/0
  • Recognize that cardiovascular disease need never exist.
  • Describe how cardiovascular disease develops with diminution of nitric acid and accumulation of trimeth...
  • Specify how to prevent and reverse cardiovascular disease.
Monthly Clinical Morbidity & Mortality 09/04/2014 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 09/05/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 09/05/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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.
28th Annual Akron Combined Orthopaedic Resident Research Day 09/05/2014 07:30 AM
240 minutes

Firestone Country Club
Multiple Speakers
4/0/0
  • Recognize and critique the orthopaedic residents contribution to enhance evidence based medicine.
  • Identify the most up to date evidence regarding prevention, diagnosis, prognosis in order to improve patient care.
  • After this activity, the participants should be able to utilize research concepts for evidence based practice in orthopaedics.
Dermatology Journal Club 09/09/2014 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
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 09/10/2014 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 09/10/2014 07:15 AM
60 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Mary Phillips, 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.
Resident Clinico-Pathological Conference 09/10/2014 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Christopher Black
1/0/0
  • Value the inter-disciplinary 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 09/12/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 09/12/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 09/17/2014 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.
Endocrine Clinical Correlation Conference 09/17/2014 08:00 AM
60 minutes
Frasche Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Mark Horattas, MD
Associate Chairman, Medical Education
1/0/0
  • Review preoperative biopsies and correlation with surgical pathology.
  • Discuss work up of various endocrine tumors, including Adrenal, parathyroid cancer, thyroid nodules and pancreatic tumors and their clinical/ surgical management
  • Review literature of various endocrine tumors.
Introduction to Accept and Commit Therapy (ACT) 09/18/2014 08:45 AM
180 minutes
Community Room-340 South Broadway St., Akron, OH
Akron General Medical Center
Erin Armoutliev
3/0/0
  • Participants will describe the basic theoretical foundations of acceptance and commitment therapy and..
  • Participants will identify and define the six core processes in ACT.
  • Participants will identify and develop ACT-consistent treatment conceptualizations and goals for their clients.
  • Participants will learn skills to implement experimental exercises in their interventions with clients to target....
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 09/19/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 09/19/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 09/24/2014 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 09/26/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 09/26/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 10/01/2014 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 10/02/2014 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.
Cancelled-Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 10/03/2014 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.
Cancelled-Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/03/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 10/08/2014 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 10/08/2014 07:15 AM
60 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Mary Phillips, 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 10/10/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/10/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 10/14/2014 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
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 10/15/2014 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.
Integrating Addiction Treatment into Behavioral Healthcare: Key Practices for Comprehensive Case 10/16/2014 08:45 AM
180 minutes
Community Room-340 South Broadway St., Akron, OH
Portage Path Comm.Mtl Hlth Ctr
Cynthia Osborn, Ph.D.
3/0/0
  • Verbalize the prevelance rates of co-occuring disorders.
  • Identify at least three principles that guide the practice of an integrated form of care for co-occuring disor...
  • Name at least on distinctive intervention and describe its purpose from each of the three evidence based...
  • Demonstrate, in a small group exercise, the use of emphatic reflections to explore with clients the role am...
  • Generate three preliminary treatment goals for a client based on a conceptualization of that client case.
Weekly Cancer Conference/Breast Conference 10/17/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/17/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 10/22/2014 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 10/24/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/24/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 10/29/2014 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 10/31/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 10/31/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 11/05/2014 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 11/06/2014 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 11/07/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 11/07/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 11/11/2014 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
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC)/M&M 11/12/2014 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 11/12/2014 07:15 AM
60 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Mary Phillips, 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 11/14/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 11/14/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 11/19/2014 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 11/19/2014 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 11/21/2014 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference/ Breast Conference 11/21/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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 11/26/2014 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 11/28/2014 06:45 AM
75 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
1.25/0/0
  • Provide multidisiplinary discussion for patient treatment.
  • Educate physicians/residents/allied health regarding new clinical trails 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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