Trending Nutrition Controversies: Debates from the Experts
- Andrew Freeman
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
- Neal Barnard
George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C.
- James O'Keefe
University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO
- Robert Ostfeld
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
- Sheldon Litwin
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
- Kim Williams
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Requirements for successful completion: In order to receive credit, participants must view all audio-visual presentations and complete both the pre-test, post-test and evaluation form. Participants must score 100% on the activity post-test in order to receive credit. There are no pre-requisites for this activity. Course attendance verification forms are provided upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form. No partial credit will be given.
Target Audience: Physicians, residents and trainees, fellows, nurses, surgical techs, physical therapists, and other members of the allied health community whose scope of practice encompasses Hematology or Oncology or General Surgery or Endocrinology or Pulmonology or Nephrology or Allergy, Asthma, Immunology or Internal Medicine or Urology or Rheumatology or Pediatrics or Anesthesiology or Podiatry or Oral Maxillofacial or Dental or Radiology or Plastic Surgery or Neurosurgery or Family Medicine or Cardiovascular or Orthopaedics.
Course Description: In this live webinar, expert Pediatric Cardiology, Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Clinical Cardiology, Adult Congenital Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Surgery - Congenital Cardiac, Peripheral Vascular, Echocardiography, Heart Failure, Interventional Nephrology, Business of Cardio will present optimal operable techniques and treatment options to address Trending Nutrition Controversies: Debates from the Experts. The webinar features time for interactive audience discussion and surgical case based scenarios.
Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to discuss:
- Recognize the importance of lifestyle choices.
- Utilize evidence to support initial behavior change and to sustain the new behavior.
- More effectively and efficiently counsel patients on the importance of lifestyle changes.
- Develop strategies to encourage patients to make and meet their new lifestyle goals.
Credits: This lecture qualifies for 2 CME credit hours.
Accredition Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and VuMedi. The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Faculty Disclosures: It is the policy of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the University of California CME Consortium to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all CME activities. Full disclosure of conflicts and conflict resolutions will be made known prior to the activity in writing via handout materials, insert, or syllabus. For Enduring Materials full disclosure information, including resolutions if needed, will be made available prior to activity commencement.
Faculty Disclosures of Unlabeled Use: The faculty of this educational activity may include discussions of products or devices that are not currently labeled for use by the FDA. Faculty members have been advised to disclose to the audience any reference to an unlabeled or investigational use. No endorsement of unapproved products or uses is made or implied by coverage of these products or uses in our reports. No responsibility is taken for errors or omissions in reports. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications and warnings.
Commercial Support: No commercial support was received for this activity.
Copyright: Any and/or all materials are for the exclusive use of the faculty and participants of the live activity. Any copying, duplicating or reproducing of any and/or all materials by electronic, mechanical or other means for any purpose other than this enduring activity is strictly prohibited without prior written consent of the author of those materials.
Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality: For more information regarding VuMedi's Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality, please visit http://www.vumedi.com/pages/privacy/
To Contact our Accredited Provider: Ellen P. Seaback, CMP, CAE, CHCP
Office of Continuing Medical Education
UC Irvine Health School of Medicine
For questions regarding this activity, please contact VuMedi: email@example.com