Child Advocacy and the Case for Making a Difference – PediaCast CME 053

Show Notes / Continuing Medical Education Information

DESCRIPTION
Dr Benard Dreyer visits the PediaCast Studio as we consider child advocacy and the importance of making a difference for kids and families at home and around the world. We explore the development of an advocacy plan, identify common barriers and pitfalls and share practical tips for success. We hope you can join us!

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  2. Read this Continuing Medical Education Information Sheet in its entirety. 
  3. Listen to the podcast.
  4. Complete the Post Test at the bottom of this page. 
  5. You must achieve a passing score of 75% or higher on the Post Test. 
  6. If you achieve a passing score, we will email your Certificate of Participation immediately. 
  7. Please print and keep a copy of the certificate for your records. 

 

TOPIC
Child Advocacy

PRESENTERS
Dr Mike Patrick 
PediaCast and PediaCast CME
Nationwide Children’s Hospital 

Dr Benard Dreyer
Professor of Pediatrics, NYU
Director of Pediatrics at Bellevue Hospital
Past President, American Academy of Pediatrics 

LINKS
AAP Chapters and Districts
AAP Sections, Councils and Committees
2020 Legislative Conference – AAP
2020 Communicating Medicine Conference – NCH
2020 Harnessing the Power of Traditional and Social Media in Health Care – AAP 

PURPOSE
This online activity will identify and explore issues related to the practice of pediatric medicine in primary care and subspecialty settings.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Primary care physicians, pediatric subspecialists, and other health care professionals who provide care for pediatric patients should participate in this activity.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Define child advocacy and describe its impact on children, families and communities.
  2. Identify a particular group of children and families and consider their unique needs and challenges.
  3. Brainstorm, study and plan actions that serve to advocate for the group you have identified.
  4. Recognize barriers and pitfalls in your child advocacy work and develop a plan to avoid and overcome them.

 

DISCLOSURES
No one in a position to control content has any conflicting relationships with commercial interests.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT
Nationwide Children’s has not received any commercial support for this activity.

ESTIMATED TIME TO COMPLETE
1 Hour

DATE OF ORIGINAL RELEASE
February 27, 2020

EXPIRATION DATE
February 27, 2023

CME CREDIT AND PROVIDER INFORMATION
Nationwide Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The ACCME requires CME providers to maintain records of attendance for 6 years after participation.
Currently, there is no fee to obtain Category 1 CME Credit from this activity.

Please contact the Nationwide Children’s CME Office with any questions:
Email: CMEOffice@nationwidechildrens.org

Nationwide Children’s Hospital  
Education Department, CME Office
700 Children’s Drive
Columbus, OH 43205
614-355-0650

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