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: 
Friday, February 7, 2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
HUB A1015/A1035
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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Target audience: 
Physician
Physician (fellow/resident)
Psychologist
Social Worker
Physician Assistant
Nurse
Nurse Practitioner
AP/NP
Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 

From Quarterback To "Punch Drunk"... It's More Than A Concussion

  1. History of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
  2. Diagnosis and symptoms of CTE
  3. Future direction for CTE

Air pollution, mortality, and cerebrovascular and neurodegenerative morbidity

  1. Discuss evidence establishing long-term exposure to particulate matter with diameter <2.5um (PM2.5) as a causal risk factor for death
  2. Discuss evidence (and it's limitations) linking short-term and long-term air pollution to cerebrovascular risk factors, stroke, and dementia
  3. Present avenues how physicians can help patients, communities, and public to decrease their exposure to air pollution
Faculty & credentials: 

Presenter(s):

Pamela Youssef, MD                                   Marek Cierny, MD
Chief Resident                                             Resident
Department of Neurology                            Department of Neurology
Medical College of Wisconsin                     Medical College of Wisconsin

 

 

 

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Contact

Name: 
Laura Kurth
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0650