Continuing Education

Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of clinicians, nurses, and psychologists involved in the following areas of related to military medicine: medical simulation and health information science, trauma care, infectious disease, military operational medicine to include psychological health, and clinical and rehabilitative medicine.

The course number is 13547. The course title is: 2018 Military Health Research Symposium.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Promote awareness of the depth and quality of DoD sponsored medical research
  • Inform on the outcomes of DoD sponsored medical research in approximately 60 research categories through oral and poster presentations
  • Provide a forum for conversation and collaboration between military, academic and industry partners in order to promote advances in military medicine

Program Agenda

View the agenda here. 

 

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the American Psychological Association (APA), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 22.5 contact hours.

Continuing Psychologist Education

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PIM maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

 

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

Americans with Disabilities Act

Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e., physical, dietary, etc). Please contact Jen Christian prior to the live event at (703) 425-1186 x111.