Registration

 

In order to participate within this CME Enduring Activity, you must first register for an iECHO account.  You may create an iECHO account with the following instructions:

 

1.       Click on the link http://training.metaecho.com/course/view.php?id=67

2.       “Create a new account.”

3.       Sign in with your username and password

4.       Click on the “Courses” menu.

5.       Select the “Enduring CME Activity” 

6.       Complete the activity


Activity Description & Educational Objectives

This educational activity is based on video from a live lecture broadcast from Project ECHO® in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  The video features presentations highlighting the topics of “Increasing HPV Vaccination Coverage” presented by Amy V. Groom, MPH and HPV Vaccine Coverage Improvements: GIMC 2014 to 2015 “presented by John C. Ratmeyer, MD, FAAP.

 

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to: 


1. Discuss current HPV vaccine recommendations

2. Identify 2 barriers to HPV vaccination initiation and series completion

3. Identify 2 strategies to increase HPV vaccination initiation and series completion


Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of Healthcare providers, including physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, public health nurses and medical assistants.

Requirements for Successful Completion

In order to receive credit, participants must view the activity and complete the post-test and evaluation form. There are no pre-requisites and there is no fee to participate in this activity or to receive CME credit. Statements of Credit are awarded upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.

Media: Increasing HPV Vaccine Coverage

            HPV Vaccine Coverage Improvements: GIMC 2014 to 2015
Release and Expiration Dates:
January 21 – January 30, 2017
Time to Complete: 60 minutes

 

Faculty & Disclosure / Conflict of Interest Policy

In accordance with ACCME requirements, the University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical Education, has a conflict of interest policy that requires faculty to disclose relevant financial relationships related to the content of their presentations/materials. Any potential conflicts are resolved so that presentations are evidence-based and scientifically balanced. The relationships were reviewed by UNM CME and there were no conflicts of interest.

Course Director and Moderator:

Bruce Baird Struminger, MD, MA, FACP 
Associate Director of Project ECHO®

Course Faculty:                                                        

Bruce Baird Struminger, MD, MA, FACP

Associate Director, Project ECHO

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center

 

John Ratmeyer, MD, FAAP

Acting Chief, Pediatrics

Gallup Indian Medical Center

 

Amy V. Groom, MPH

IHS Immunization Program Manager/CDC Field Assignee

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

*Dr. Bruce Struminger, Dr. John Ratmeyer, and Amy V. Groom have nothing to disclose.

 

Registration

 

In order to participate within this CME Enduring Activity, you must first register for an iECHO account.  You may create an iECHO account with the following instructions:

 

1.       Click on the link http://training.metaecho.com/course/view.php?id=58

2.       “Create a new account.”

3.       Sign in with your username and password

4.       Click on the “Courses” menu.

5.       Select the “Enduring CME Activity” 

6.       Complete the activity

 

 

Activity Description & Educational Objectives

 

 

This educational activity is based on a video recorded October 23, 2014 from a live lecture broadcast from Project ECHO® in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  The video features didactic presentations highlighting the topic of Preventing Cancer through Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination. The activity includes an introduction to human papillomaviruses presented by Amy V. Groom, MPH [Indian Health Service and US Centers for Disease Control and Preventions] and Mona Saraiya, MD MPH [US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention].Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

                             identify 2 reasons why vaccination HPV should be initiated at 11-12 years of age.

                             identify 2 strategies to increase HPV vaccination initiation and series completion.

                             identify strategies to improve the delivery of HPV vaccines and increase protection against HPV related disease among their patients.

 

Target Audience

 

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of healthcare providers, including physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, public health nurses and medical assistants.

 

Requirements for Successful Completion

 

In order to receive credit, participants must view the activity and complete the post-test and evaluation form. There are no pre-requisites and there is no fee to participate in this activity or to receive CME credit. Certificates of Credit are awarded upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.

 

Media: Internet

Release and Expiration Dates: July 1, 2015 -- June 30, 2016

Time to Complete: 60 minutes

 

Accreditations


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The University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this enduring material activity 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.

  



Faculty & Disclosure / Conflict of Interest Policy

 

In accordance with ACCME requirements, the University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical Education, has a conflict of interest policy that requires faculty to disclose relevant financial relationships related to the content of their presentations/materials. Any potential conflicts are resolved so that presentations are evidence-based and scientifically balanced. The relationships were reviewed by UNM CME and there were no conflicts of interest.

 

Course Director and Moderator

Bruce Baird Struminger, MD, MA, FACP

Associate Director of Project ECHO®

Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center

 

Introductions:

Jon Iralu, MD, FACP

IHS Gallup Indian Medical Center

IHS Chief Clinical Consultant for Infectious Diseases

 

Presenters:

Amy V. Groom, MPH

Indian Health Service Immunization Program Manager/CDC Field Assignee

IHS Division of Epidemiology and Disease Prevention

 

Mona Saraiya, MD MPH

Associate Director, Office of International Cancer Control

Division of Cancer Prevention & Control

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

US Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

 

*Dr. Bruce Struminger, Dr. John Iralu, Dr. Mona Saraiya and Amy V. Groom have nothing to disclose