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Faculty Development Workshop Series
April 21, 2014
Strategies for More Effective Provider-Patient Communication in Appalachia and Beyond
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the participant will be able to: assess his or her cultural competency skills; appreciate the need for cultural competency skills; describe a basic model of cultural competency; demonstrate the ability to apply the cultural competency model, using southern Appalachia as a model; and explain strategies for teaching cultural competency skills to his or her students.
Kathryn Duvall, MA
Ron Roach, PhD
Strategies for More Effective Provider-Patient Communication in Appalachia and Beyond
VAMC Main Hospital - Lower Level Conf
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Peds, Psychiatrists, Pathologists)
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 2.00; Attendance Credit - 2.00
Dillard Sholes Memorial Lecture
May 2, 2014
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: provide updated information to physicians, residents, students, nursing and hospital staff; enhance patient care by utilization of updated guidelines and practice standards; and provide educational opportunity to residents and students.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Surgeons), APN's, PA's, Nurses, Medical/Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 1.00; Attendance - 1.00
ABIM Certification Review Course
June 11, 2014 - June 15, 2014
Dermatology Section
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to: summarize recent updates, clinical studies and new guidelines that impact practice in general medicine; apply clinical reasoning to uncommon manifestation of common and uncommon problems; review key images and key points to enhance understanding of new knowledge; implement strategies regarding evaluation and management of internal medicine diseases; summarize recent advances in office-based internal medicine based on case discussions; summarize recent advances in hospital-based internal medicine based on case discussions; and review common clinical pearls in the areas of general internal medicine, gastroenterology, infectious diseases, endocrinology, rheumatology, dermatology, cardiology, pulmonology and other included topics.
Stuart S. Leicht, MD
ETSU - COM - Dept. of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary and Critical Care High Yield
Thomas M. Roy, MD
ETSU - COM - Dept. of Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology
Gene LeSage, MD
ETSU - COM - Dept. of Internal Medicine
Preventive Medicine and Nutrition
Kailash Bajaj, MD
ETSU - COM - Dept. of Internal Medicine
Occupational Medicine: A String of Perles
Rebecca Copeland, MD
College of Medicine
Oncology Board Review for Internal Medicine
Kanishka Chakraborty, MD
ETSU - COM - Dept. of Internal Medicine
Stanton Gerber Hall - Small Auditorium
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: IM and FM Physicians, Residents, Allopathic/Osteopathic Residency Programs
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 37.50; Attendance Credit - 37.50
QCOM Alumni Society Lecture: Giving Great Joint Injections & Performing Arthrocentesis
July 26, 2014
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: understand anatomical consideration in regard to musculoskeletal injections; understand risks associated with improper needle placement in aspiration; improve patient outcomes by reducing inflammation and joint pain; recognize signals that indicate the need for joint aspiration; and demonstrate proper injection technique of various anatomic locations.
Stanton Gerber Hall - Small Auditorium
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Peds, Psychiatrists, Surgeons, Emergency Medicine)
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 1.00; Attendance Credit - 1.00
30th Annual SW VA Pediatrics Conference
August 2, 2014 - August 3, 2014
SW VA Higher Education Center
Abingdon, VA
Target Audience: Phys (FM, OB/GYN, Peds, Psychiatrists, Emergency Med), APN's, PA's, Pharmacists, Psychologists, Nurses, Med/Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 10.00; Attendance - 10.00
EMS-XTLS (Emergency Medical Services - Experiential Team-Based Learning and Simulation)
August 16, 2014
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: correctly identify anatomical structures and pathologies associated with common EMS vignettes; increase knowledge of airway management and potential problems; and perform specific skill sets for better care of the OB patient.
Stanton Gerber Hall - Large Auditorium
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, Peds, Emergency Med), APN's, PA's, Nurses, Med/Nursing Students, EMT-Paramedics, EMS Personnel
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 9.50; Attendance Credit - 9.50
MSHA: 6th Annual Rural Trauma Symposium
August 28, 2014
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: define the role of the rural level 1 Trauma Center in the resuscitative, diagnositc and acute care required for the severely ill and injured patient; recognize the multidisciplinary care required for a traumatically injured patient; discuss the training, skills and system of care required to treat the trauma population across the continuum, including pre-hospital through rehabilitation; recognize the needs of both the patient and family of the severely ill and injured patient; and discuss the characteristics and challenges faced by a rural region providing best practices in trauma care.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, Peds, Psych, Surgeons, Emergency Med), APN's, PA's, Pharm, Psych, Nurses, Med/Nursing Students, EMS, RT, PT, OT, Pub Health, Fire
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00
Medical Challenges 2014
September 11, 2014 - September 12, 2014
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Psychiatry), APN's, PA's, Pharmacists, Psychologists, Nurses, Medical/Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 12.50; Attendance - 12.50
TNAAP - The Tennessee State Pediatric Conference (TSPC)
September 20, 2014
Embassy Suites
Franklin, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Peds, Psych, Emergency Med, APN's, PA's, Nurses, Medical/Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.00; Attendance - 7.00
Controversies in Pain Management
November 14, 2014
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: discuss opioid treatment in non-malignant chronic pain patients; assess if/when to wean/titrate opioids; design and implement an exit strategy for opioid treatment; discuss legal implications of opioid initiation and titration; and discuss implications of prescribed controlled substance diversion.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Psych, Surgeons, Emergency Med), APN's, PA's, Pharm, Psych, Nurses, PT's, Med/Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00