Join us for a free CME/CE webinar Jan. 14, 2016

Join us for a free CME/CE webinar
Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and the National AHEC Organization

“You Are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention: Understanding the Burden of HPV Disease, the Importance of the HPV Vaccine Recommendation, and Communicating About HPV Vaccination”
Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 — 3 to 4 p.m. ET
(Broadcast from Norfolk, NE)

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Credits Available
1 ACCME credit hours for physicians
1 ANCC contact hours for nurses
1 ACPE contact hours for pharmacists

Faculty
Christine Robinette Curtis, MD, MPH, FAAP
Captain, US Public Health Service, Medical Officer, Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Target Audience
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of health professionals who provide and/or promote immunizations including physicians, registered nurses, and pharmacists.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

*     Describe the burden of HPV disease.

*     Define the importance of HPV vaccination for cancer prevention.

*     Explain the rationale for vaccinating youth at ages 11 or 12.

*     List the recommendations for HPV vaccine for girls and for boys.

*     Provide useful and compelling information about HPV vaccine to parents to aid in making the decision to vaccinate.

*     Locate resources relevant to current immunization practice.

*     Provide appropriate care and counsel for patients and their families.

*     Provide accurate and appropriate counsel as part of the treatment team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and the National AHEC Organization. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Pharmacist Continuing Education
Accreditation Statement
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Credit Designation
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 1.0 contact hours (0.10 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. (Universal Activity Number -0809-9999-15-257-LO1-P)

Type of Activity
Application

 

Nursing Continuing Education
Credit Designation
This educational activity for 1.0 contact hours is provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.

Accreditation Statement
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy.  The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.

Fee Information There is no fee for this educational activity.

A statement of credit will be issued only upon receipt of a completed online activity evaluation form. For Pharmacists: Your information will automatically be sent to the CPE Monitor Service upon completion of the online activity evaluation form.

Hardware/Software Requirements Adobe Flash Player 13.0+ and bandwidth of 512Kbps required. Check for other requirement at https://helpx.adobe.com/adobe-connect/tech-specs.html.

Americans with Disabilities Act

Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs. Please contact Trisha Schulz prior to the live webinar at info@ntc.nationalahec.org or 402-644-7253.

Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality Please see final activity for the policy on privacy and confidentiality that relates to this internet activity.

How to Obtain your CME/CE Certificate Online

PIM supports Green CME by offering your Request for Credit online. If you wish to receive acknowledgment for completing this activity, please follow the steps below:

  1. Go to CME University at: www.cmeuniversity.com and register or login.
  2. Once logged in, click on “Find Post-test/Evaluation by Course” at the top of the page.
  3. Type in “11078” in the box, and hit enter.
  4. Click on the activity title: You are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention.
  5. Select the date you participated in the live activity (January 14, 2016) and location the webinar originated from (Norfolk, NE).
  6. Select the appropriate credit type applicable to your profession for this activity and click Continue.

Complete the online evaluation and obtain your CME/CE certificate to download and/or print for your files.For Pharmacists: Your information will automatically be sent to the CPE Monitor Service.

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