PA AAP Let's Talk Webinar 5-27-20
Course Title: Let’s Talk: “Invisible in the Time of COVID-19 – What Pediatricians in Pennsylvania can do to Support Latino Communities”
Date of Activity: May 27, 2020
Agenda: 8:00 - 9:00 PM EDT with Presentations and Q & A
Deborah Moss, MD, MPH, FAAP
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Division of General Academic Pediatrics
Pediatric Medical Director, UPMC for You and Medical Director, UPMC for Kids
Diego Chaves-Gnecco, MD, MPH, FAAP- Director & Founder, SALUD PARA NIŇOS; Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Johanna Vidal-Phelan, MD, MBA, FAAP- Senior Medical Director, Pediatrics, UPMC Insurance Services Division; General Pediatrician, Hamilton Health Center
Rita Guevara, MD, FAAP- Attending Physician, Section of General Pediatrics, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Drexel University College of Medicine; Director of Health Equity, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
Session Learning Objectives:
As a result of participation in this activity, participants will be able to-
- Identify demographic characteristics of Latinos in the US and in Pennsylvania
- Describe epidemiologic characteristics of COVID19 in Latino
- Describe why Latinos are especially vulnerable to COVID19
- Identify resources for Latino patients and their Latino communities
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation
Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The University of Pittsburgh School of
Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other health care professionals attending this program will receive a Certificate of Attendance confirming 1.0 hours of continuing education in a CME accredited program. For nurses, these hours may be considered eligible for completing the 30 hours of continuing education required for biannual nursing re-licensure in Pennsylvania.
Management of Conflict of Interest:
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity including members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, and/or content reviewers have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.
Disclosure Statement: The following relevant financial relationships were disclosed:
Johanna Vidal Phelan, MD, MBA, FAAP is a Medical Director for UPMC Insurance Services Division
No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The information presented at this CME program represents the views and opinions of the individual presenters, and does not constitute the opinion or endorsement of, or promotion by, the UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, UPMC / University of Pittsburgh Medical Center or Affiliates and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Reasonable efforts have been taken intending for educational subject matter to be presented in a balanced, unbiased fashion and in compliance with regulatory requirements. However, each program attendee must always use his/her own personal and professional judgment when considering further application of this information, particularly as it may relate to patient diagnostic or treatment decisions including, without limitation, FDA-approved uses and any off-label uses
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