HPV: You Are the Key to Cancer Prevention
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
SIU School of Medicine South Auditorium 801 N. Rutledge, Springfield
There is no fee to attend, but registration is required.
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Lunch will be provided...Check in starts at 9:30am
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• Make high quality, effective recommendations for HPV vaccination as cancer prevention for every 11- or 12-year- old patient.
• Assess HPV vaccine coverage for each provider in your practice and develop an office-wide strategy to improve it.
• Implement systems strategies to improve HPV vaccine coverage.
• Engage the entire practice, not just the healthcare providers, in committing to improve HPV vaccine coverage.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Sangamon County Medical Society, and the Illinois Department of Public Health – Office of Chronic Disease. The SIU School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The SIU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
SIU School of Medicine is preapproved as a continuing nursing education provider pursuant to Section 1300.130, subsection c), 1), B) and P) of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation Nurse Practice Act. Nurses may receive a maximum of 3.25 contact hours for completing this activity.
SIU School of Medicine is a licensed provider for continuing education for social workers (license #159-000106).
It is the policy of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Office of Continuing Professional Development, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational programs. All faculty participating in these programs are expected to disclose to the program audiences any real or apparent conflicts of interest related to the content of their presentation.
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