A-18 - Improving Health Outcomes for Vulnerable Patient Populations
Health disparities are common among the elderly, LGBTQ and incarcerated populations. This program will look at the structural, socio-economic and biological determinants of health among these three patient populations in order to gain insights that will lead to more effective interventions. Should you have technical questions, please contact the AMA Unified Service Center at 800-621-8335. Should you have questions regarding the content, please contact Alice Reed at alice.reed@ama-assn.org.
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A-18 - Improving Health Outcomes for Vulnerable Patient Populations  
Release Date: June 9, 2018, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m., Crystal Ballroom B, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL 
Participants can claim credit until July 31, 2018

After registering for the activity, you must; 1) enter an access code to unlock the activity, 2) scroll to the bottom of the page and click continue to advance to the next tab, and 3) complete the evaluation to receive your certificate.

Objectives
Upon completion of this educational activity, the physician will be able to:
  1. Recognize common health care disparities among vulnerable populations and the physician's role in eliminating them. 
  2. Identify chronic diseases and mental health issues often found in these vulnerable populations and understand how quality of and access to care can affect health outcomes.  
  3. Share best practices and recommend new strategies to achieve health equity for vulnerable populations.  
Target Audience
The A-18 educational sessions are designed for all physicians, especially the decision makers attending the AMA House of Delegates meeting.  

Claiming Your CME Credit

To claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must complete the evaluation. Participants can claim credit until July 31, 2018. 

Statement of Competency
This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competencies; patient care and practice-based learning and improvement.   

Accreditation Statement
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The American Medical Association 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. 

Agenda
8:30 – 8:35 a.m. - Moderator: Welcome and Introduction: Helene Nepomuceno (Medical Student Section)
8:35 – 8:50 a.m. - Presenter 1:  Eric Eiting, MD (LGBTQ Advisory Committee)
8:50 – 9:05 a.m. - Presenter 2:  Dionne Hart, MD (Minority Affairs Section)
9:05 – 9:20 a.m. - Presenter 3:  Paul Wick, MD (Senior Physicians Section)
9:20 – 9:30 a.m. - Audience Q & A:  Moderator Helene Nepomuceno  

Planning Committee

Andrea Garcia, Manager, Council on Science & Public Health, American Medical Association
Craig Johnson, Group Manager, Physician Engagement, American Medical Association
Helene Nepomuceno, Chair, Medical Student Section Governing Council, American Medical Association
Carrie Radabaugh, Manager, AMA Council on Medical Education
Alice Reed, Group Manager, AMA, Senior Physicians Section Office 
Louis Weinstein, MD, Officer At-Large, Senior Physicians Section Governing Council, American Medical Association

Faculty
Erick Eiting, MD, MPH, MMM, Young Physicians Section Representative, Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Issues, American Medical Association (Panelist)
Dionne Hart, MD, Delegate, Minority Affairs Section Delegate, American Medical Association Senior Physician (Panelist)
Paul Wick, MD, Chair, Senior Physicians Section Governing Council, American Medical Association (Panelist)
Helene Nepomuceno, Chair, Medical Student Section Governing Council, American Medical Association, (Moderator)

Disclosure Statement

The content of this activity does not relate to any product of a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME; therefore, neither the planners nor the faculty have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Hardware/Software Requirements: 

Screen resolution of 1280 x720  
Web browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, IE, and Safari
Browser Plug-in: Adobe Flash Player

Should you have questions regarding the content of the activity, please contact Alice Reed at alice.reed@ama-assn.org. 

Should you have technical questions, please contact the AMA Unified Service Center at 1-800-621-8335.
Type:  Live Activity
FREE
Activity Price
51 Registered Users
Live Meeting Information
Start: Friday, June 08, 2018 - 8:00 AM
End:
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 E Upper Wacker Dr
Chicago, IL 60601
US

Credits
1 Credits> AMA> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

0 Credits> AMA> Certificate of Participation for Non-Physicians