Title Category Credit Event date Cost
Hereditary Cancer Syndromes: From Identifying Patients at Risk to Navigating Patients to Management (EM1908A)
  • AMA
  • Attendance
$0.00 This course is a one hour video-based education opportunity to educate physicians on how to identify individuals at risk for more common and rarer hereditary cancer syndromes, how patients should be managed as there have been recent changes to National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines for many specific genes, and the impact of a genetic patient navigator on high-risk patient care. the practice standard used will be NCCN guidelines, but as guidelines are changing rapidly, this event would provide a succinct review to keep learners abreast of new information.
Physician Financial Interests and CMS Open Payments (RP1904H)
  • AMA
  • Attendance
04/22/2019 $0.00 This session will present material relevant to CMS Open Payments, a federally mandated program whereby drug and device manufacturers report payments made to physicians and teaching hospitals.  The session will review the history of open payments, the current requirements for open payments, how to navigate the Open Payments web site, and how physicians can review payments attributed to them as well as how to dispute inappropriately attributed payments.
EM1904F "The Role of High Reliability in Patient Safety" (IM GR-041919)
  • AMA
$0.00 Purpose and Overview: The purpose of this Grand Rounds is to provide information on the current state of health care quality in the U.S. and describe the role of high reliability theory in quality improvement and patient safety. This will be accomplished with a discussion of quality metrics and outcomes of the U.S. health care system. The role of high reliability will be discussed in a review of current theories of high reliability and how some organizations have used the principles of high reliability in building safer health care delivery systems.
UT Southwestern Epilepsy Symposium (RP1904A)
  • AMA
  • Attendance
04/27/2019 $100.00 PRE-REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.  YOU MAY REGISTER ON-SITE AT THE CONFERENCE.This program will provide a review and update in key areas of epilepsy management. Emphasis will be placed on updates in diagnosis, management, and the most current treatment modalities that have practical applications for neurologists, other clinicians, and health care professionals. 
EM1904G "Tackling the Epidemic of the Penicillin Allergy Label" (IM GR-042619)
  • AMA
$0.00 Purpose and Overview: The purpose of this lecture will be to review the epidemiology, immunopathology, and associated morbidity of penicillin allergy. Current diagnostic testing strategies as well as recommendations for risk stratification of patients with penicillin allergy will be discussed.
EM1905D "Physician Advocacy: Influencing our Future" (IM GR-050319)
  • AMA
$0.00 Physician advocacy is crucial for the advancement of health care in this country. The purpose of this talk will provide a framework by which physicians may work within to advocate for better care for their patients and resources for the profession. Professional organizations call on physicians to participate in active discourse related to our area of expertise, healthcare. The talk will review current trends in teaching health policy in the United States and opportunities for physicians to engage in learning about health policy and how to advocate.
EM1905E "The Genetic Basis of Heritable Disease" (IM GR-051019)
  • AMA
$0.00 This lecture will discuss the landscape of Mendelian genetic disorders affecting the adult patient population. It will explore the changing management of patients with inborn errors of metabolism, the altered natural history of these diseases, and the focus on new therapeutics for rare disease.
Simulation - Based Quality Improvement and Research Forum (RP1905C)
  • AMA
  • Attendance
05/15/2019 $0.00 The Simulation-Based Qualify Improvement and Research Forum, Co-sponsored by the UT Southwestern Simulation Center , and the Southwestern Academy of Teachers (SWAT) is being held on UT Southwestern's South Campus.  This event is offered to faculty, residents, students, and local medical education community in an effort to increase the capacity of faculty involved in simulation training to validate and disseminate high quality simulation-related research and QI. The morning portion of the event includes : Keynote speakers (Dr. Mica Endsley and Dr.
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Scientific Day 2019: Research and Evidence-Based Update on Spine Disorders
  • AMA
  • Attendance
05/03/2019 $115.00 This program is designed to highlight recent scientific advances in Interventional Spine Care pertaining to the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Adults. This program will also showcase the research conducted by residents, fellows and members of the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.