Title Category Credit Event date Cost
The Right Scan From Head to Toe: Radiology Utilization Conference Modules [EM1805B]
$0.00 The purpose of this program is to review cost-effective, evidence-based radiology options for diagnostic and therapeutic imaging for healthcare providers (physicians, nurse practitioners, PAs, technologists, nurses, etc.). Participation in this online course will help learners have a better understanding of appropriateness and utility for diagnostic imaging for their patients. 
EM1804C “Care and Maintenance of the Aging Brain” (IM GR-040618)
  • AMA
$0.00 The purpose of this presentation, “Care and Maintenance of the Aging Brain” is to review the current research, clinical care, and social context of promoting brain health as people age.  Research demonstrates that brains retain the capacity for neurogenesis even into old age but basic scientists, clinicians, and sociologist are just beginning to understand how we might best stimulate brain health and avoid neurodegeneration.  The presentation also reviews current recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of dementia, with a focus on Alzheimer’s disease.  We next examine the effectiven
EM1804D "Colorectal Cancer Screening: Issues in 2018” (IM GR-041318)
  • AMA
$0.00 I will review the demographics, genetics, and risk factors for colorectal cancer (CRC).  I will discuss the rationale for new guidelines for CRC screening, examine advantages and limitations of various screening options, and explore whether there is a “preferred” method of screening test.The talk will highlight the growing problem of CRC before age 50, and implications in clinical practice. Quality metrics for screening programs will be discussed.
1st Annual UT Southwestern Endoscopic Ear Surgery Course (RP1811A)
11/02/2018 $995.00 VIEW FLYER HERETranscanal endoscopic ear surgery (TEES) is a recent development in the management of temporal bone pathology. Cadaveric lab dissections, lectures, panel discussions, case reviews, as well as question and answer sessions will be the educational modalities used in this course.
EM1804E “Chronic Disease Management and the Shifting Sands of Payment Reform” (IM GR-042018)
  • AMA
$0.00 The purpose is to introduce the concept of alternative payment models that focus on payment for value-based care, and provide an overview of Southwestern Health Resources, which is an Accountable Care Organization.
EM1804F “Cellular Therapies and Regenerative Medicine Strategies for Type 1 Diabetes” (IM GR-042718)
  • AMA
$0.00 Strategies for restoration of beta cell mass will fall under either "replacement" (transplantation of insulin producing cells), "differentiation/reprogramming" (generation of insulin producing cells from native non-insulin-producing cells), "regeneration" or "expansion" of residual beta cell mass (e.g., from endogenous precursors/stem cells or by beta cell expansion in micro-secretors).
EM1805F “Controlling Cholesterol” (IM GR-050418)
  • AMA
$0.00 The purpose is to inform the audience about the mechanism that regulates the cholesterol content in blood, and to describe agents that lower blood cholesterol and reduce heart attacks.
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 20th Annual Scientific Day - Concussion and the Developing Brain (RP1805A)
  • AMA
  • Attendance
05/05/2018 $95.00 This program is designed to highlight recent scientific advances in the field of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Post-concussive Syndrome (MTBI/PCS) in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in children and Adult. this program will also showcase the research performed by residents, fellows and members of the Department of Physical Rehabilitation.
Dallas Advanced Heart Failure Symposium: Contemporary Management of Cardiogenic Shock (RP1807D)
  • AMA
  • Attendance
07/14/2018 $40.00 OVERVIEWThe activities include traditional lectures focusing on the salient features of a case-based clinical question that will also incorporate interactive short-question-answer sessions. As a result of these, the learner should have a better understanding of the current state of evidence for the management and clinical evaluation of patients in cardiogenic shock.