Session date: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 7:30am to 8:30am
Location: 
Clinical Cancer Center, 5th Floor, C5407
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
MIlwaukee, WI 53226
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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Program Description: 

This CME program addresses gaps in medical knowledge and best practices with regards to the clinical practice of internal medicine and teaching learners the discipline of internal medicine.

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 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Target audience: 

This program is designed for Internal Medicine physicians, nurses and nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.

Learning objectives: 
    1. Summarize the need for effective lung cancer screening and historical perspective of previous efforts.
    2. Discuss the National Lung Screening Trial and issues regarding application of its results.
    3. Discuss the Froedtert-MCW Lung Screening Program and plans for the future.
    Faculty & credentials: 
    Activity Director:
    Julie Mitchell, MD, MS
    Professor & Associate Chief - General Internal Medicine 
     
    Planning Committee:
    Ann B Nattinger, MD, MPH, MACP
    Professor & Chief, General Internal Medicine
    Director, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research
    Lady Riders Professor of Breast Cancer Research
     
    Speaker:
    David Johnstone, MD
    Professor of Surgery, Cardiothoracic, MCW
    Director of Thoracic Oncology Program, MCW, Cancer Center
     
    Financial Disclosure:
    In accordance with the ACCME® standard for Commerical Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships.  There is NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

    CME Coordinator Contact Information

    Name: 
    Meghan Reck
    Phone number: 
    +1 (414) 805-0840