Update in Internal Medicine 2018 (RP1804A)

Dallas, TX US
April 12, 2018 to April 14, 2018

The Update in Internal Medicine is a program emphasizing topics requested by our referring physicians, controversies arising from journal clubs, and posed by our trainees. The program highlights diagnostic and therapeutic solutions based on the most recent clinical science. The goal is to provide state-of-the-art practical advice on issues identified as frequent items for consultation and second opinions, as well as new advances in applying molecular techniques in translational medicine. 

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Target Audience

Primary care providers, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and specialists in Internal Medicine and Family Practice seeking updates in practical knowledge relating to patient care. 

Learning Objectives

  • Develop new protocols for evaluating chest pain in patients where a myocardial infarction is of concern
  • Utilize a sequential approach to management of CHF
  • Formulate appropriate therapy course with proton pump inhibitors
  • Provide guidance to patients with prostate cancer regarding therapy and treatment options
  • Utilize a comprehensive therapeutic approach for patients with diabetes to reduce renal, cardiac, and ocular morbidity from the disease

REGISTRATION

To register:

  1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link at the bottom of the page or "log-in" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, click on registration tab at top of page. 
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

Refund Policy:

A $50 handling fee will be deducted from cancellation refunds. Refund requests must be received by email at cmeregistrations@utsouthwestern.edu by April 6, 2018. No refunds will be made thereafter.

**Onsite Registration will be available                       

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 20.50 AMA
  • 20.50 Attendance
  • 0.75 Ethics
Course opens: 
11/03/2017
Course expires: 
04/15/2019
Event starts: 
04/12/2018 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
04/14/2018 - 3:00pm
Cost:
$485.00
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building - Auditorium
6001 Forest Park Rd.
Dallas, TX 75093
United States

COURSE DIRECTOR

Jonathan Weissler, M.D.
Chief of Medicine, UT Southwestern University Hospitals
Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Ethics Credit:

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates the presentation “Shared Medical Decision Making for End of Life Care” for 0.75 hours in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Available Credit

  • 20.50 AMA
  • 20.50 Attendance
  • 0.75 Ethics

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/03/2017
Course expires: 
04/15/2019

Price

Cost:
$485.00
Please login or create an account to take this course.

Registration

To register:

  1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link or "login" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click the "add to cart" button.
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.
  5. Refund Policy: A $50 handling fee will be deducted from cancellation refunds. Refund requests must be received by email prior to April 6, 2018. No refunds will be made thereafter.