New England Section of the American Urological Association: A Virtual Experience
On-Demand Series 2020
Release Date: September 10, 2020
Expiration Date: September 10, 2021
Claiming CE Credit Requirements
To receive credit for each session the learner must pass a posttest with a minimum score of 70%. Full completion of this activity takes approximately 16 hours.
Hardware / Software Requirements
- An internet connection speed of at least 4Mbps and a modern browser
- Modern browsers have a built in PDF reader which would be necessary for you to view your completion certificates
This activity is designed for urologists, urology practice professionals, and physicians and surgeons of affiliated disciplines, primarily in the New England urological community.
At the completion of this activity the learner should be able to:
- Identify basic scientific and clinical research that may advance urological clinical performance
- Discuss the diagnosis and management options for urologic disorders and recent changes in guidelines for screening and treatment of these disorders
- Recognize and manage complications of laparoscopic and robotic surgery
- Evaluate new techniques for improving patient safety with regards to urological patients
- Apply advances in reconstructive urology, urological oncology, and pediatric urology
- Describe new surgical procedures as well as their respective risks and benefits
- Discuss the latest socioeconomic issues affecting ones daily urological practice
This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies:
Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Provide Patient-centered Care, Value and Ethics for Interprofessional Practice, and Interpersonal and Interprofessional Communication.
The accredited provider verifies that sound education principles have been demonstrated in the development of this educational offering as evidenced by the review of its objectives, teaching plan, faculty, and activity evaluation process. The accredited provider does not endorse or support the actual opinions or material content as presented by the speaker(s) and/or sponsoring organization.
The accredited provider adheres to accreditation requirements regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of the planning committee and faculty's commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations. All employees and planners in control of content have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The following speakers have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose:
Ernest M. Bove, MD; Mary W. Dunn, NP; Veronica Triaca, MD; William F. Santis, MD; Mark Levine, MD
Gregory Steven Adey, MD: AKSM – Investment Interest; Martin Gross, MD: Coloplast – Consultant / Advisor; Vernon M. Pais Jr., MD: Clinical Nephrology - Health Publishing, Sonomotion - Investment Interest
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Gladwell CME and New England Section of the American Urological Association. Gladwell CME is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Gladwell CME designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.
This activity was developed independent of industry support.