Medical Alumni Weekend : Advances in Medical Research and Patient Care (CMEs)

Advances in Medical Research and Patient Care - Continuing Medical Education (CMEs)

Saturday, March 3, 2018

We are excited to provide you with complimentary CME courses during our Medical Alumni Weekend 2018. A light breakfast and coffee will be served at 8:00 a.m. before the CME presentations begin.

Time: 8:30 – 11:50 a.m.
Location: Rosenstiel Medical Science Building
Address: 1600 NW 10th Avenue, Miami, Florida 33136

All three sessions are designed for physicians who wish to learn about the most recent research and clinical treatments available at the Miller School of Medicine.

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
    Topic: “What You Need To Know About Concussion In Sports”
    Presenter: Gillian Hotz., Ph.D. – Director, KiDZ Neuroscience Center, Director, WalkSafe, BikeSafe, Concussion Programs, Department of Neurosurgery and The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • 9:40 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
    Topic: Advances in Transcatheter Therapy of Structural Heart Disease
    Presenter: Eduardo de Marchena M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.C.P., F.S.C.A.I., Associate Dean for International Medicine Institute, Director of Interventional Cardiology, Medical Director of the UHealth Atherosclerosis Prevention and Treatment Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • 10:50 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
    Topic: “Bodies-R-Us: Willed Body Ethics in Teaching & Research”
    Presenter: Thomas Champney, Ph.D., Professor of Cell Biology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

To register, please click here.

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Overview
All three sessions of Advances in Medical Research and Patient
Care are designed for general physicians who wish to learn
about the most recent research and clinical treatments available
at the Miller School of Medicine. Each session will be worth
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

2018 Sessions

  • What You Need To Know About Concussion In Sports
  • TBD
  • Bodies-R-Us: Willed Body Ethics in Teaching & Research

Accreditation
The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of
Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council of
Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing
medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of
Medicine designates this live educational activity for a
maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians
should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of
their participation in the activity.

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest Resolution
All conflicts of interest of any individual in position to control
the content of this CME activity will be identified and resolved
prior to the educational activity being provided. Disclosure
about provider and faculty relationships, or the lack thereof,
will be provided to learners.

Services for the Disabled
If special arrangements are required for an individual with a
disability to attend the conference, please contact Erin Sekerak
in the Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations at 305-243-9473
at least 15 days prior to March 04, 2017.