This Course Has Been Canceled.

We hope to see you at our next Principles of Pediatric Anesthesia and Critical Care Course, to be held May 7-9, 2021.

     

Accreditation

  

The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 36 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities.
 
Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs® can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.
 
The American Board of Anesthesiology MOCA®
This activity contributes to the CME requirement for the CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology's (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology™ program (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0®. Please consult the ABA website, www.theABA.org, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements. Maximum of 36 credits.
 
Nurse Anesthetists
This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 36.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1038137; Expiration Date 5/10/2020

Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses
For the purpose of recertification, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board and American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education). We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.
 
 

Credit Breakdown

Thursday, May 7, 2020
Optional Point-of-Care Ultrasound Workshop:AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Optional Pediatric Patient Blood Management Workshop: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Friday, May 8, 2020
Morning and Afternoon Sessions without Optional Breakout Panel/Workshop: 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Optional Breakfast Breakout Panel: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Optional Mini Workshop: Ultrasound-Guided Vascular Access:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 
Maximum Total (including Breakfast Breakout Panel and Workshop):
10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Saturday, May 9, 2020
Morning and Afternoon Sessions without Optional Breakout Panels: 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Optional Breakfast Breakout Panel: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™  
Optional Lunch Breakout Panel:
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 
Maximum Total (including Breakfast and Lunch Breakout Panels):
 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Sunday, May 10, 2020
Morning Sessions without Optional Breakout Panel/ Workshops: 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Optional Breakfast Breakout Panel: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 
Optional Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Workshop:
4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™  
Optional Acupuncture Workshop: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™  
Maximum Total (including Morning Session, Breakfast Breakout Panel and Optional Regional Anesthesia Workshop:  8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.


After additional review by course directors the following sessions/days in this course meet the requirements for Risk Management Credit as required by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine and defined in 243 CMR 2.06(5)(d) I.:

Risk Management Training: 
The following content has been approved 4.5 credit(s) in Risk Management training. Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

2020 Date Time
Friday
May 8
11:10-11:35 AM New Drugs You Should Know About
1:15-2:15 PM
Lunch and Learn Session: Anesthesia Pharmacogenetics
Sunday
May 10

6:45-7:45 AM Ethical Challenges in End of Life Care
6:45-7:45 AM Functional Abdominal Pain
6:45-7:45 AM Dealing with an Intraoperative Death or Catastrophe
10:00-10:25 AM
Youth Vaping: The New Epidemic
10:25-10:50 AM Regional Anesthesia and Ultrasound: Lessons Learned
10:50-11:15 AM Surgically-Induced Neuropathic Pain
11:15-11:40 AM Opioid Free Anesthesia: Reality or Myth?
11:40-12:00 PM Question and Answer Panel Discussion

 
 

Opioid Education/Pain Management Training: The following content has been approved for 0.5 credit(s) in Opioid Education/Pain Management training. This activity covers topics required by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to be included in continuing professional development programs that physicians registered with the state's Medical Use of Marijuana Program must complete as a condition to issuing written certifications to qualifying patients. Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

2020 Date Time
Friday
May 8
11:10-11:35 AM New Drugs You Should Know About
 
 

The course is designed to meet the following American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)/ Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Educational (ACGME) competencies:
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Systems-Based Practice

The course is designed to meet the following Institute of Medicine (IOM) Competencies:
Work in Interdisciplinary Teams
Employ Evidence-Based Practice
Apply Quality Improvement


  
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