2016 Annual Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

Austin, TX US
November 9, 2016 to November 12, 2016

The 2016 Annual Meeting of the APM will provide educational material to help clinicians provide optimal medical and psychiatric care for patients experiencing medical, surgical, or neurologic illness comorbid with psychiatric illness or neuropsychiatric symptoms.  This often unrecognized and underappreciated comorbidity is associated with significant adverse outcomes and cost.  The goal is to help clinicians and health systems in their pursuit of triple aims of health care: improve the experience of care, maximize the health of populations, and reduce the per capita costs of health care.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The Medical College of Wisconsin and Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 30.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  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 30 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 
 
 

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Fellows
  • Residents
  • Medical students
  • Advanced practice providers (APNP, PA, CNS)
  • Pharmacists

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, I will be able to:
  • Apply findings from outcomes research to clinical care scenarios involving persons with comorbid psychiatric and medical conditions.

  • Identify ethical imperatives in treating individuals with comorbid medical and psychiatric illness.

  • Relate various means to improve medical outcomes of patients experiencing chronic and persistent mental illness.

  • Appraise various models of mental health care integration into primary and specialty care settings. 
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
James Vrac, CAE
Phone Number: 
+1 (301) 718-6523
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 30.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 30.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
10/14/2016
Course expires: 
01/11/2017
Event starts: 
11/09/2016 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
11/12/2016 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
JW Marriott
110 E. 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701
United States

 

 
2016 Annual Meeting Committee:

Jeff

Huffman

MD, FAPM

Chair

Lisa

Seyfried

MD

Vice Chair

Pierre

Azzam

MD, FAPM

Member

Scott

Beach

MD, FAPM

Member

Anne

Gross

MD, FAPM

Member

Thomas

Heinrich

MD, FAPM

Member (CME Liaison)

Kristin

Somers

MD, FAPM

Member

Sandra

Rackley

MD, FAPM

Consultant

Philip

Bialer

MD, FAPM

Advisor

 
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following person(s):
 
 
In accordance with the ACCME®  Standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships.  These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

Available Credit

  • 30.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 30.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/14/2016
Course expires: 
01/11/2017

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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