Program Description: 

Accreditation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
 
Designation of Credit 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 Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Target audience: 
  • Physicians
Learning objectives: 

  

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:

  • Describe the ability of lung transplant to improve outcomes for those with advanced disease with failure of medical therapy
  • Identify the basic principles involved in the lung transplant procedure
  • Discuss the importance of candidate selection when dealing with a limited resource- donor organs- what may be best for an individual may not be best for society as a whole

 

Faculty & credentials: 

Speaker(s):

Alan Betensley, MD
Associate Professor and
Medical Director of Lung Transplantation
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
 and
Nilto De Oliveira, MD
Professor
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin

 

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.

  • Alan Betensley, MD
  • Nilto De Oliveira, MD

 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.
 

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Contact

Name: 
Kathy A Rafel
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0531


 

Session date: 
Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Virtual Meeting
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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