The Power of Lifestyle Medicine in Treating and Reversing Chronic Disease

San Rafael, CA US
January 15, 2019

Planning Committee:

Rajiv Misquitta, MD, FACP, Medical Director of Lifestyle Medicine/KP South Sacramento
Lisa Edwards, MBA, Program Director, Lifestyle Medicine/KP South Sacramento
Lindsey Hibbard, MD, Pediatrics, Chief of Physician Health and Wellness/KP San Rafael
Sridhar Prasad, MD, Pulmonary and Critical Care, CME Chief/KP San Rafael
Shawndra Parise, MD, ABOM, Adult and Family Medicine, Chief of Health Education/KP San Rafael
Karin Omark, MPH, EdM, MCHES, Health Education Manager/KP San Rafael
Jenna Gustafson, MS, CME Coordinator/KP San Rafael

Learning Objectives

1. Identify and define lifestyle medicine.
2. Define what resources are available for patients to improve their lifestyle.
3. Discuss with sensitivity the lifestyle choices that contribute to disease burden.
4. Discuss some of the determinants of positive health outcomes.
5. Use strategies to help patients maintain healthy behaviors and be able to apply these strategies to maintain physician health.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Course opens: 
01/15/2019
Course expires: 
01/15/2019
Event starts: 
01/15/2019 - 12:30pm
Event ends: 
01/15/2019 - 1:30pm
Rating: 
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Kaiser Permanente San Rafael
99 Montecillo Road
MOB 2 Rooms 1&2
San Rafael, CA 94903
United States

Faculty:

Rajiv Misquitta, M.D., FACP, Medical Director of Lifestyle Medicine, KP South Sacramento
Lisa Edwards, MBA, Program Director, Lifestyle Medicine, KP South Sacramento

Statement of Disclosure: Faculty for Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Rafael Continuing Medical Education (CME) activities must complete a disclosure prior to the CME activity.  Having an interest in or affiliation with a commercial entity does not preclude making a presentation at a CME activity, but if a Conflict of Interest exists, it must be resolved prior to the educational activity being delivered.  Relevant financial relationships, or the lack of such relationships, must be disclosed to learners prior to the beginning of the educational activity.

Dr. Rajiv Misquitta disclosed that he and his wife are co-authors of a book on healthy eating and his wife receives royalties on the book.

Upon thorough review of disclosure information, our Mechanism to Identify and Resolve Conflicts of Interest, and peer review, the Kaiser Permanente Medical Center – San Rafael CME Program has determined that the content of this presentation is clinically balanced, there is no commercial bias, and that the disclosed relationship does not constitute a conflict of interest with this activity. Furthermore, Dr. Misquitta has agreed not to discuss his book. Thus, Dr. Misquitta’s disclosed relationship has been resolved.

The planning committee and all other speakers for this activity do not have any relevant financial relationships. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand-name products. Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Rafael takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Rafael is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Rafael designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/15/2019
Course expires: 
01/15/2019
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