This course is designed to meet the following American Board of Medical Specialties/Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies:
- Patient Care and Procedural Skills
- Medical Knowledge
- Practice-based Learning and Improvement
- Interpersonal and Communication Skills
This course is designed to meet the following Institute of Medicine competencies
- Provide Patient-centered Care
- Work in Interdisciplinary Teams
- Employ Evidence-Based Practice
- Apply Quality Improvement
This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Interprofessional Education Collaborative competencies:
- Interprofessional Communication
- Teams and Teamwork
The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities.
Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits to ECMECs® can be found at www.eaccme.eu.
Risk Management Credits in Massachusetts
This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for a maximum of 18.75 credits of Risk Management Study. Including:
|Credits of Opioid Education and Pain Management Training|
|Credits of End-of-Life Care Studies|
Please note these markings on the schedule:
|Qualifies for Opioid Education and Pain Management Training credits|
|Qualifies for End-of-Life Care Education credits|
|This activity covers topics required by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to be included in continuing professional development programs that physicians registered with the state's Medical Use of Marijuana Program must complete as a condition to issuing written certifications to qualifying patients.|
Please check with your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming risk management, opioid education/pain management, or end-of-life care credits.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Nursing Education Credits
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Association Massachusetts, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. A maximum of 18.75 Contact Hours will be awarded upon completion of an evaluation.
Social Work Continuing Education
PAPC has been authorized by the National Association of Social Workers (D 71036) to offer a maximum of 18.00 Continuing Education credits upon completion of a course evaluation. Social Workers should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course Location and Travel
- A limited number of rooms have been reserved until August 21, 2017 at:
- The Colonnade Hotel
120 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
800-962-3030 (+1-617-424-7000, outside US and Canada)
You must specify that you are enrolled in this course to receive a reduced room rate of $349 single/double. This rate is for a set number of rooms and may sell out. Please note that the discounted rate expires on August 21, 2017 or when the room block has been filled. After that time, availability will be limited and higher rates may apply.