Health Policy Colloquium Schedule

Weill Cornell Medical College
September 2014 Schedule
Uris Faculty Room A-126 1:00pm-2:00pm

September 3, 2014

"Policy Issues in Opioid Overdose Mortality Prevention"
Sharon Stancliff, M.D.
Medical Director
Harm Reduction Coalition

September 10, 2014

"When the World Was Their Stage:
The Health Program of the Young Lords Party, 1968-1974"

Johanna Fernandez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History
Baruch College
City University of New York

September 17, 2014

"Accountable Care Organizations and the Public Hospital System"
Nicholas Stine, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, HHC Accountable Care Organization
NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation
NYU Department of Population Health

September 24, 2014

"New York Health: A State Single Payer Program"
Hon. Richard Gottfried
Chair of the Health Committee
New York State Assembly

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 any 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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