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Continuing Medical Education

Calendar of Events

 


TitleDateRoom/
Facility
Speaker(s)Credits
(PRA/AAFP/DO)
Clozapine Under-Utilization Overcoming Barriers to Prescribing 05/26/2016 08:15 AM
90 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Deanna Kelly, PharmD
1.5/0/0
  • Describe benefit of clozapine in treatment resistant schizophrenia. Summarize rationale for clozapine under-utilization.
  • Discuss new clozapine monitoring guidelines. Discuss data, expectations and ongoing research of clozapine in Benign Ethnic neutropenia (BEN).
  • 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 05/27/2016 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 06/01/2016 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.
2016 SCIENTIFIC SESSION 06/01/2016 07:30 AM
150 minutes
Eva P. Craig Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.5/1/0
  • Critique current original rsearch 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.
  • There is no commercial 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 06/02/2016 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 06/03/2016 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 06/08/2016 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 06/08/2016 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.
  • Moderator provides example urologic patient ases and discusses potential treatment options and for appropriate management of the described medical/surgical conditions.
  • 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 06/10/2016 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 06/14/2016 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.
MEDICAL EDUCATION - Patient Safety & Quality Improvement Session 06/15/2016 07:00 AM
120 minutes
Conference Center Auditorium
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2/0/0
  • Participants will be able to recogize resources available to the regarding physician/resident wellness.
  • Participants will better understand the risk of BBP exposures and the steps to take in the event an exposure occurs.
  • Participants will be able to recogize transitions in care and steps to takae to improve transitions in care.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 06/15/2016 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 06/15/2016 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.
  • Review the medical management options for treating patients with renovascular hypertension and acute kdney failure.
  • There is no commercial support for this activity.
  • Disclosure of Significant Relationships: The planning committee and speakers disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Cardiology Conference 06/15/2016 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.
Weekly Cancer Conference / Breast Conference 06/17/2016 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 06/17/2016 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.
Clinical Pathological Conference (CPC) M&M 06/22/2016 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 06/22/2016 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.
  • Describe the biological development and physiology of the ureter.
  • 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 06/24/2016 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 06/24/2016 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 06/29/2016 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 06/29/2016 07:00 AM
150 minutes
Cardiac Rehab Classroom
Akron General Medical Center
Multiple Speakers
2.5/0/0
  • Resident Welcome - review of policies and procedures for PGY1 and PGY 2 residents.
  • Describe the biological development and physiology of the bladder.
  • There is no commercial 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 07/07/2016 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 07/12/2016 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.
Cardiology Conference 07/20/2016 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.
  • 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.
Dermatology Journal Club 08/09/2016 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.
Cardiology Conference 08/17/2016 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.
  • 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.

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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