Session date: 
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin Research Park Center
10000 Innovation Drive
Learning Centers 1&2 (1st Floor, left of entrance)
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 APA
    APA credit.
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

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. 

Psychology CE Credit Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

Target audience: 

Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurses, residents, medical students, counselors, other allied mental health professionals.

Learning objectives: 

1.  Learn about APA government relations priorities

2.  Understand the importance of grassroots engagement and strategies in advocacy

3.  Understand the political landscape of the 2016 presidential election

Faculty & credentials: 
Ariel Gonzalez, JD, MA
Government Relations Chief
American Psychiatric Association
 

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Brenda Konczal
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-7250