On-Demand Webinar CME Information
|Activity Title||PROTECT Webinar–Childhood Immunizations|
|Topic||Addressing Parents' Concerns About Vaccines|
|Target Audience||Pediatricians, family physicians, osteopathic physicians, internists, obstetricians/gynecologists, geriatricians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses|
|Release Date||January 2011|
|Expiration Date||October 31, 2013|
|Estimated Time to Complete Activity||60 minutes|
Upon completion of the activity, participants should be able to:
- Address immunization barriers frequently encountered during patient/caregiver communications regarding safety, efficacy, and possible misinformation
Gary S. Marshall, MD
Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Director, Pediatric Clinical Trials Unit
University of Louisville School of Medicine
This activity is sponsored by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and The France Foundation.
This activity is intended for pediatricians, family physicians, osteopathic physicians, internists, obstetricians/gynecologists, geriatricians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses.
STATEMENT OF NEED
This activity has been planned in accordance with the need to provide education to address specific unmet needs and clinical gaps in the area of vaccine-preventable diseases by improving the performance of clinicians who are currently responsible for administering immunizations to applicable pediatric patient populations.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material 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.
Nurses who are certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) may utilize activities that are certified by ACCME-accredited providers toward their requirement for certification renewal by the ANCC. A certificate of attendance will be provided by The University of Nebraska, Center for Continuing Education, an ACCME-accredited provider.
American Academy of Family Physicians
This Enduring Material activity, PROTECT Online Webinars, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.0 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP accreditation begins January 31, 2011. The term of approval is for 1 year(s) from this date, with option for yearly renewal. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
RESOLUTION OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support of CME, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and The France Foundation will implement mechanisms, prior to the planning and implementation of this CME activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of this CME activity.
It is the policy of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and The France Foundation to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities. All faculty, activity planners, content reviewers, and staff participating in this activity have disclosed to the participants any significant financial interest or other relationship with manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s)/device(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services included in this educational activity. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent a person with a relevant financial or other relationship from participating in the activity, but rather to provide participants with information on which they can base their own judgments. The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and The France Foundation have identified and resolved any and all conflicts of interest prior to the release of this activity.
Activity Staff Disclosures
The planners, reviewers, editors, staff, CME committee, or other members at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education who control content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The planners, reviewers, editors, staff, CME committee, or other members at The France Foundation who control content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The following faculty have indicated they have relationships with industry to disclose relative to the content of this CME activity:
- Dr. Gary Marshall has received grants/research support from and served as an Ad hoc consultant and Principal Investigator for GlaxoSmithKline, Merck, Novartis, and Sanofi.
UNAPPROVED USE DISCLOSURE
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and The France Foundation requires CME faculty (speakers) to disclose to the attendees when products or procedures being discussed are off-label, unlabeled, experimental, and/or investigational (not FDA approved); and any limitations on the information that is presented, such as data that are preliminary or that represent ongoing research, interim analyses, and/or unsupported opinion. Faculty in this activity may discuss information about pharmaceutical agents that is outside of US Food and Drug Administration approved labeling. This information is intended solely for continuing medical education and is not intended to promote off-label use of these medications. If you have questions, contact the medical affairs department of the manufacturer for the most recent prescribing information.
COMMERCIAL SUPPORT ACKNOWLEDGMENT
This activity is supported by educational grants from GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education and The France Foundation present this information for educational purposes only. The content is provided solely by faculty who have been selected because of recognized expertise in their field. Participants have the professional responsibility to ensure that products are prescribed and used appropriately on the basis of their own clinical judgment and accepted standards of care. The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education, The France Foundation, GlaxoSmithKline, and Pfizer assume no liability for the information herein.
Copyright © 2011 The France Foundation. Any unauthorized use of any materials on the site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You may view, copy, and download information or software ("Materials") found on the Site subject to the following terms, conditions, and exceptions:
- The materials are to be used solely for personal, noncommercial, informational and educational purposes. The materials are not to be modified. They are to be distributed in the format provided with the source clearly identified. The copyright information or other proprietary notices may not be removed, changed, or altered.
- Materials may not be published, uploaded, posted, transmitted (other than as set forth herein), without The France Foundation's prior written permission.
The France Foundation protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants and educational collaborators. The France Foundation will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual's consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the ACCME.
The France Foundation maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you.
If you have questions about this CME activity, please contact The France Foundation at 860-434-1650 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply for credit, Click here >>