The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville



Continuing Education and Professional Development

Second Annual Medicine Conference

The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine Department of Medicine
Presents

Fourth Annual Medicine Conference:
Practice Updates for the Primary Care Physician

April 29-30, 2016

Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown World's Fair Park
Knoxville, TN

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Course Overview

Faced with an aging population, new developments in technology and treatment options, it will be increasingly important for the health care provider to stay up-to-date on the newest developments and trends in the medical community.  The Fourth Annual Medicine Conference will address new developments and trends in relevant areas such as new pharmaceutical treatments, hepatitis C, dementia evaluation,  and blood pressure control among others.

This course is designed for physicians treating primary care patients.  Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and pharmacists are also welcome to participate.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, the participants should be able to

Hotel Reservations

Hotel rooms are available at the Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown World's Fair Park for the nights of Thursday-Friday, April 28-29, 2016 at the rate of $99. To reserve a room at the discounted rate, please contact the Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown World's Fair Park directly at 865-522-2800 and reference event code GSM. For hotel information visit: http://www.holidayinn.com.

Registration Fees

Early Registration (before April 15, 2016)
Physicians
$125.00 for Friday only                    $100.00 for Saturday only                  $200.00 Full Conference

Physician Assistants, Pharmacists and Nurse Practitioners
$100.00 for Friday only                     $75.00 for Saturday only                   $175.00 Full Conference

Nurses, Residents and Other
$100.00 for Friday only                     $50.00 for Saturday only                    $125.00 Full Conference

Late registration pricing (after April 15, 2016)
Physicians
$150.00 Friday only                           $125.00 Saturday only                       $225.00 Full Conference

Physician Assistants, Pharmacists and Nurse Practitioners
$125.00 for Friday only                     $100.00 for Saturday only                  $200.00 Full Conference

Nurses, Residents and Other

$100.00 for Friday only                     $75.00 for Saturday only                    $150.00 Full Conference


Accreditation

The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Education Credits

AMA: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP: This Live activity, Fourth Annual Medicine Conference: Practice Updates for the Primary Care Physician, with a beginning date of 04/29/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  10.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. 
Friday   
Successful completion of this application-based program will provide a statement for five & ¼ (5.25) live contact hours credit (0.525 CEUs) and will be mailed within 3 weeks following the program. Successful completion includes attending the session, signing the attendance sheet, and completion of the program evaluation form. UAN:  0064-9999-16-013-L01-P
Saturday
Successful completion of this application-based program will provide a statement for five  (5.0) live contact hours credit (0.5 CEUs) and will be mailed within 3 weeks following the program.  Successful completion includes attending the session, signing the attendance sheet, and completion of the program evaluation form.      UAN:  0064-9999-16-014-L01-P

NABP e-PROFILE ID NUMBER: Your CE credits will also be submitted electronically to NABP.  Pharmacists or pharmacy technicians with questions regarding their NABP e-Profile or CPE Monitor should refer to the FAQ section on the NABP website: www.nabp.net/programs/cpe-monitor/cpemonitor-service. To receive credit for your participation in this course, all pharmacists must include their NABP e-Profile ID number, along with their date and month of birth.  If incorrect information is provided, this will result in “rejected” status from the CPE Monitor.  It is the responsibility of the participant to notify The University of Tennessee (within the 60 day submission timeframe) of their corrected information.  Otherwise, the completed CE will not be accepted by the CPE Monitor.

Grievance Policy:  A participant, provider, faculty member or other individual wanting to file a grievance with respect to any aspect of a program provided or co-provided by the UTCOP may contact the Associate Dean for Continuing Education in writing. The grievance will be reviewed and a response will be returned within 45 days of receiving the written statement.  If not satisfied, an appeal to the Dean of the College of Pharmacy can be made for a second level of review.

PAs, NPs and Nurses: Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses may use these credit hours toward certification renewal.  This credit is acceptable by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), American Nurses Credentialing Association (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).


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