Program Description: 

Bioethics and Medical Humanities Grand Rounds provides a forum for teaching participants to resolve cases based on the best ethical practices.  Bioethics and Medical Humanities Grand Rounds also provides information on any legislative changes that occur so that clinicians are ready to implement them.  The Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities is the only clinical ethics center in Wisconsin.  The faculty are leaders in clinical ethics and set the agenda for clinical ethics practice in Southeastern Wisconsin.
 

Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Allied Health Professionals
Learning objectives: 

Upon completion of this learning activity participants should be able to:

1. Describe the burden or mental health and needs in Uganda.

2. Describe the treatment gap for mental health conditions in post-conflict northern Uganda, as case of epilepsy and nodding syndrome.

3.  Examine health system challenges and opportunities to improve access to mental health services in Uganda.

4.  Describe the socio-political context of Sierra Leone.

5.  Investigate the burden of mental health needs in the aftermath of civil unrest in Sierra Leone.

6.  Examine systemic challenges to improve access to address the mental health crisis that has not been in Sierra Leone.

Faculty & credentials: 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Activity Director:
Cynthiane J. Morgenweck, MD, MA 
Associate Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities
Institute of Health and Equity
The Medical College of Wisconsin

Speaker(s):

Ronald Anguzu, MD, MPH

PhD Candidate in Public and Community Health

Institute for Health and Equity

Medical College of Wisconsin

 

Abdul R. Shour, MSP

PhD Candidate in Public and Community Health

Institute for Health and Equity

Medical College of Wisconsin

 

Moderator:

Fabrice Jotterand, PhD, MA

Professor, Bioethics and Medical Humanities

Director, Graduate Program in Bioethics

Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities

Institute for Health and Equity

Faculty, Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education

Medical College of Wisconsin

 

 

 

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Contact

Name: 
Diane Kramer
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-8498

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Session date: 
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
WebEx Event
WI
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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