3rd Annual T.H.I.N.K Academy: Treating Health Inequities with New Knowledge

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*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.

Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, all other professionals working in healthcare.

Description

The goal of THINK Academy II is to broaden the health care professional’s knowledge base surrounding disparities issues and examine innovative approaches to eliminating health care inequities. In addition, we are seeking to improve ability to identify and therefore pro-actively address those barriers to care that lend themselves to inadequate access to healthcare. Ultimately, through this targeted education, health care professionals will better identify, explore and eliminate barriers leading to better patient outcomes.

Call for Abstracts
Abstracts are accepted thru December 15, 2018. Details for Abstract Submissions criteria and guidelines.

Topics & Speakers

- Biden Cancer Initiative
- Diversity in Clinical Trials
- LGBTQ issues in Oncology
- Mental Health
- Mobile Medicine Panel

Registration
This program is offered FREE OF CHARGE to all participants who register through this Charlotte AHEC website with appreciations to the Grant provided by The Leon Levine Foundation.

Credit Information
The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This Live Activity fulfills the requirement for .48 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 4.75 contact hours. *No partial credit will be awarded for CEUs and/or Contact Hours*

Objectives

  • Identify barriers to care that negatively affect patient outcomes.
  • Discuss successful strategies for engaging vulnerable populations.
  • Analyze limitations and knowledge gaps that impede practice while learning to employ strategies to cope with changing populations.

Contact

Jasmine A Mason, BSPH

Sessions

Feb 22, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Status
Open
Date(s)
Feb 22, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Credit
6.25 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.63 - CEU
Location
Project 658
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Feb 22, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location
Project 658
Credits
0.63
CEU
6.25
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit