3rd Annual Jefferson Women and Gastroenterology Health Symposium - Virtual Meeting

February 19, 2021

 **VIRTUAL MEETING**


Designed for healthcare professionals specializing in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, and Gynecology, this annual program will examine the medical conditions that are unique to women, occur more frequently in women, or present differently in women.

By utilizing emerging scientific and clinical evidence, experts will provide updated approaches to the diagnosis, management, and treatment of common gastrointestinal disorders aimed to improve the care of female patients.                                                                                                                                                                                   

Topics Include:

  • Approach to Bright Red Blood per Rectum
  • IBD Treatment and COVID-19: What's the Risk?
  • Bariatric Surgery; Where Are We in 2021?
  • The Liver and Alcohol in Women
  • Drug Induced Liver Disease: More Common in Women?
  • Vitamin Deficiencies and the GI Tract
  • Case Presentations
  • FEATURED Keynote Lecture on "Women in Medicine: Progress, Barriers, and Equity" from Guest Speaker Amy S. Oxentenko, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF

This course is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, registered dietitians, and other healthcare professionals specializing in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, and Gynecology.

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Family Medicine
Gastroenterology
Hepatology
Internal Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Care
Surgery
Women's Health
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.75 AAFP
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.00 Attendance
  • 5.00 CDR
  • 4.83 CNE
  • 0.33 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 5.00 PA
  • 1.00 Patient Safety
Course opens: 
10/12/2020
Course expires: 
11/19/2021
Event starts: 
02/19/2021 - 10:45am
Event ends: 
02/19/2021 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$69.00
Rating: 
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Preliminary Program Agenda & Learning Objectives

For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.

 

This activity will be a virtual meeting. Instructions will be provided to you via email prior to the course.

    Amy S. Oxentenko, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF 

    Chair, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services

  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

Accreditation

https://jointaccreditation.org/sites/default/files/JointlyAccreditedProviderTM_0.pngIn support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

 

Designation of Credit

PHYSICIANS: This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PA Patient Safety and Risk Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 1.00 PA Patient Safety and Risk credit.

NURSES: This activity awards 4.83 nursing contact hours

Nursing Pharmacotherapeutic Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 0.33 nursing pharmacotherapeutic credits.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS:

Thomas Jefferson University has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria.  This activity is designated for 5.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits.  PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

 

REGISTERED DIETITIANS AND DIETETIC TECHNICIANS: This activity awards 5.00 contact hours.  Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

OTHER HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: This educational activity is designated for 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Other Credit

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS (AAFP): The AAFP has reviewed 3rd Annual Jefferson Women and Gastroenterology Health Symposium and deemed it acceptable for up to 4.75 Online Only, Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 02/19/2021 to 02/19/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

 

Available Credit

  • 4.75 AAFP
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.00 Attendance
  • 5.00 CDR
  • 4.83 CNE
  • 0.33 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 5.00 PA
  • 1.00 Patient Safety

Virtual exhibit opportunities are available for this conference. For more information, please contact Ariel Levine at ariel.levine@jefferson.edu.

Price

Cost:
$69.00
Please login or register to take this course.

REGISTRATION FEES

Profession/AffiliationFee
Practicing Physician$69
Nurse/Other Healthcare Professional$49
Jefferson Health Physician or Digestive Disease Institute Network Member*$29
Jefferson Health Nurse/Other Healthcare Professional*$29
Resident, Fellow or Medical Student$0

*Subject to verification. 


 

HOW TO REGISTER

IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

  • Registration closes Friday, February 19, 2021 at 4:30PM ESTAfter this time registration cannot be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after Friday, February 5, 2021. See full refund policy

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