Sickle Cell Disease Acute Care Mini Symposium

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Target Audience

Physicians & Advanced Practice Practitioners


*****Online registration is now closed. Seats are still available and onsite registration will take place Friday morning starting at 11:30 AM.*****

This event focuses specifically on provider education, engagement, and consultation with community partners to improve the access to quality care for patients living with sickle cell disease. The conference will also include quality improvement initiatives, opioid management, standardization of care across the state, and virtual educational activities. Also, nationally recognized speakers will share information on the new pathophysiology of sickle cell, disease-modifying therapies, and the cure with providers and community stakeholders.

Levine Cancer Institute
Conference Room 3035ABC
1021 Morehead Medical Drive
Charlotte, NC

Accreditation Statement
Atrium Health/Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement
MDs, DOs, NPs, PAs: Atrium Health/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.

Other Professionals: This Live Activity fulfills the requirement for .48 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 4.75 contact hours.

ABIM MOC Recognition Statement
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 4.75 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure
Atrium Health/Charlotte AHEC adheres to the ACCME Standards regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of faculty and commercial support relationships, if any, will be made known at the activity.

ADA Statement
If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act in order to attend this conference, please call Kiley Hendrickson at 704.512.6577 or by email


  • To identify and demonstrate evidence-based guidelines and quality comfort care for patients living with sickle cell disease
  • To assess complicated patient cases through virtual tele-medicine clinics with polling opportunities and case discussions to assess comprehension of complicated patient cases, evidence-based care alternatives, and disease modifying therapies
  • To employ peer-mentoring strategies to assist in cross-system teaching and consultation
  • To appraise current systems within their network based on EMBRACE Network support tools provided
  • To demonstrate decision support strategies that help guide pain management for individual, community resources for family engagement, and transition process measurement tools


Kiley Hendrickson, BS, 704 512 6577


Jul 19, 2019
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Jul 19, 2019
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Check-In Time
12:00 PM
4.75 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.48 - CEU
4.75 - ABIM MOC
Jul 19, 2019
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Participant Fee
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit