2017 12 12 The Great Brain Grab: How the Internet is Radically Affecting our Brains and Ourselves - GRAND ROUNDS

Richmond, CA US
December 12, 2017

Title: The Great Brain Grab: How the Internet is Radically Affecting our Brains and Ourselves

Speaker (s):          

James Duffy, MD, FANPA, FAAHPM, Kaiser

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCSF   


Resources: See PowerPoint Presentation Slides


Statement of Disclosure:

The Kaiser Permanente East Bay Richmond Medical Center has determined that the speakers and the planning committee for this program do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this program.  Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.

East Bay Area - Richmond is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

East Bay Area - Richmond designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM.. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurses may report 1 hour of credit towards the continuing medical education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.


Target Audience

All Physicians; Specialist and other interested clinicians are invited to attend within their scope of practice where applicable.

Learning Objectives

As a result of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize how internet technology impacts physical, mental and social health.
  2. Appreciate the importance of asking patients about their use of internet technology. 
  3. Understand the clinical features and diagnostic criteria for internet addiction.
  4. Explore how to align their professional work with their personal values and extend their careers and their capacity to serve their patients. 

Additional Information

Richmond Medical Center
Conference room: 
MOB 2, Elevator 2, Third Floor, Hallway 317, Rooms 1-3
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
12/12/2017 - 12:30pm PST
Event ends: 
12/12/2017 - 1:30pm PST
Richmond Medical Center
901 Nevin Avenue
MOB 2, Elevator 2, Third Fl., Hallway 317, Rm. 1-3
Richmond, CA 94801
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
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