|Wednesday, November 7, 2012|
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|6:19 PM Eastern||5:19 PM Central|
|4:19 PM Mountain||3:19 PM Pacific|
Georgia has the second highest rate of childhood obesity in the U.S. Physicians are treating more children with diseases once seen only in adults such as hypertension and type 2 diabetes.
This in-depth education will cover a range of topics from diagnosis to treatment.
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Children's 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.
The following speakers, planners or anyone who controls the content of the activity have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests:
Stephanie Walsh, M.D.; Debby Pollack, M.D.; Michael DeGuzman; Cagney Stiggers; Jeanne Andrews; Ashley Skorcz; Wendy Palmer; Jenny Puestow; Anne Symons; Anthony Cooley, M.D.; Thuy Bui, M.D.
The following planner who has control of the content has disclosed an affiliation or financial interest:
Donald Batisky, M.D.
- Serves as an Advisory Board Member for Takeda
- Receives consulting fee, honorarium, lodging and meals from Takeda
- Is a researcher for clinical trials sponsored by Takeda and Novartis
These relationships create a conflict of interest which was resolved prior to the November 7, 2012 webcast.
Pediatricians, nurse practitioners, physicians assistants, others involved in managing care of children.
In order to meet STARK regulatory requirements that allow Children's to provide a limited amount of non-monetary compensation to physicians, we must note your participation in this online CME at a value of $10 per credit. This amount will be applied to your non-monetary compensation allowance. No action is required on your part. Thank you for your interest in the CME opportunities.
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Children's Healthcare of Atlanta CME program will perform periodic basic demographics analysis, such as website user surveys, to determine the greatest needs and interest for future CME activities and events.
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Streaming: for audio/video streaming, Adobe Flash plug-in or Safari browser on iOS devices
All attendees must register to earn credit. If you do not register you will not have access to the evaluation and post test which are required in order to earn credit. If you plan to watch the content with a group, make sure to register in advance. After the webcast you will receive an email with the link to the evaluation and post test.
If you are interested in participating in this CME activity, please complete the pre-survey and registration form below. You are required to take the pre-survey. You will not be graded on the pre-survey. The pre-survey is a baseline assessment of the knowledge of our learners. Your pre-survey will not be tracked on an individual basis.
This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated below; physicians should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity online during the valid credit period that is noted below. To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must receive a minimum score of 80% on the post-test.
Follow these steps to earn CME/CE credit
At the end of the event, registered participants will be able to take the post-event evaluation and test in order to receive a certificate. The certificate will be sent via email.
If you are unable to register online or do not receive your confirmation email after registering (don't forget to check your Junk email folder), please contact our Registration Desk at 866-872-5840 (international callers please dial 617-502-2061). You can also contact us by email
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