Rogers Health Policy Colloquium Schedule

Weill Cornell Medical College
April 2015 Schedule
Uris Faculty Room A-126 1:00pm-2:00pm

April 1, 2015

"My Life in Medicine: The Bronx, Appalachia, and Africa"
Raymond Downing, M.D.
Senior Lecturer, Department of Family Medicine
Moi University School of Medicine
Eldoret, Kenya

April 8, 2015

"Human Trafficking in New York and Around the World: Challenges and Solutions"
Taina Bien-Aime
Executive Director
Coalition Against Trafficking in Woman
New York, NY

April 15, 2015

"Physician Awareness of Climate Change"
Mona Sarfaty, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Program on Climate and Health
Center for Climate Change Communication
George Mason University

April 22, 2015

"How Connected Technologies are Changing our Concept of Access"
Kevin Vigilante, M.D.
Senior Vice President
Booz Allen Hamilton

April 29, 2015

"Adverse Health Consequences of War"
Victor Sidel, M.D.
Adjunct Professor of Medical Ethics
Weill Cornell Medical College

Barry Levy, M.D., M.P.H.
Adjunct Professor of Public Health
Tufts University of Medicine

Target Audience: Weill-Cornell Physicians in a broad interdisciplinary and intergenerational group, other interested physicians and health care providers, and students.

Course Objectives: This CME Activity is intended to lead to improved patient care and safety based upon an assessment of gaps in physician knowledge, competence and performance. By the conclusion of this series, physicians should learn new content relevant to their practice that informs and thereby improves the clinical care they provide.

CME Accreditation: Weill Cornell Medical College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Weill Cornell Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 1AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ¿. .Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure: It is the policy of Weill Cornell Medical College to adhere to ACCME Criteria, Policies, and Standards for Commercial Support and content validation in order to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored programs. All faculty participating in sponsored programs are expected to disclose relevant financial relationships pertaining to their contribution to the activity, and any discussions of off-label or investigational uses of approved commercial products or devices, or of any products or devices not yet approved in the United States. WCMC CME activities are intended to be evidence-based and free of commercial bias. If you feel this is not the case, please call the Office of Continuing Medical Education at 212-746-2631 to anonymously express any concerns.

WCMC does not accept industry support for any regularly scheduled conference. Any exceptions to this are approved by the CME Committee, and will be disclosed prior to this presentation.

WCMC is accessible for individuals with disabilities or special needs. Participants with special needs are requested to contact the Office of CME at 212.746.2631.

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