I-18 - Communications: Perfecting your elevator speech and your personal brand
Effective communication skills are a central clinical and professional function for physicians. As leaders in the both the clinical and academic arenas, physicians need to be able to identify their audience to develop and deliver a clear, audience focused message. Join the AMA-APS to learn how you can maximize your communication efficacy. If you have any questions, please contact us at 800-621-8335. Should you have questions regarding the content, please contact Fred Lenhoff at fred.henhoff@ama-assn.org.
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I-18 - Communications: Perfecting your elevator speech and your personal brand
Release Date: November 10, 2018, 8:10 - 9:15 am ET, Woodrow Wilson B, National Harbor, Maryland  
Participants can claim credit until December 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.

Upon completion of this educational activity, the physician will be able to:
  1. Identify the components of an effective communication message 
  2. Apply best practices to support the crafting an effective communication message

Target Audience
The I-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 December 31, 2018. 

Statement of Competency
This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competency; interpersonal and communication skills.   

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. 

10 minutes: Welcome and introductions (Tyeese Gaines, MD)
40 minutes: Presentation (Tyeese Gaines, MD)
15 minutes: Q&A and conclusion (Tyeese Gaines, MD)

Planning Committee
Fred Lenhoff, Director, Academic Physicians Sections, AMA


Tyeese L. Gaines, DO, MBA, MA, FACEP, CPE, Principal, Dr. Ty Media, Consultant to AMA Sections

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 Fred Lenhoff at fred.lenhoff@ama-assn.org. 

If you have any questions, please contact us at 800-621-8335. 
Type:  Live Activity
Activity Price
21 Registered Users
Live Meeting Information
Start: Friday, November 9, 2018 - 8:00 AM
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Location: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745

1 Credits> AMA> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

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