Wed, 05/27/2020 - 12:30pm
CME PROGRAM PLANNER:
Frances Wilson, MD
Mark Lipson, MD
Physicians, NPs and PAs - Pediatrics
As a result of this CME activity, participants should be better able to:
- Identify high risk patients/families who would benefit from genetic screening including those with abnormal newborn screen, inherited disorders, developmental delay, and family history of cancer.
- Review available testing modalities for screening of suspected genetic diseases in pediatric patients and review AAP guidelines for pediatric genetic screening.
- Identify limitations of privately available genetic screening tests and address parent questions and concerns about these tests.
- Detail the role of Genomics in Pediatrics.
- Associate current literature, standards, therapies, and treatments to the management and care of in-hospital and critical pediatric patients.
- Utilize best practices identified in conference discussions in caring for pediatric inpatients.
- Integrate information on appropriate diagnostic measures in the management of pediatric patients.
STATEMENT OF DISCLOSURE:
Mark Lipson and the planners of this activity have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with a commercial interest that constitute a relevant financial relationship.
A commercial interest is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests - unless the provider of clinical service is owned, or controlled by, an ACCME-defined commercial interest.
AWARD OF CME CREDIT:
CME credit will be granted to participants who attend the conference and complete the evaluation survey.
The Sacramento Valley CME Program is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Sacramento Valley CME Program takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
Credit Designation Statement
The Sacramento Valley CME Program 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. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.
Nurses may report 1 hour participation toward the continuing education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™