Health Policy Colloquium Schedule

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

October 1, 2014

"Who Was David Rogers: Culture Change at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation"
Alonzo Plough, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research and Evaluation
Chief Science Officer
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

October 8, 2014

"Disabilities in the Medical Setting: Visible and Invisible Challenges"
Kim J. Overby, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Healthcare Policy and Research
Weill Cornell Medical College

October 15, 2014

"Plans for an Accountable Care Organization at the Weill Cornell Medical Center"
Adam Stracher, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Assistant Dean (Clinical Affairs)
Weill Cornell Medical College

October 22, 2014

"Innovative Payment Mechanisms in Maryland Hospitals"
Karoline Mortensen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Health Services Administration
University of Maryland

October 29, 2014

**Location Change for October 29, 2014, only, Belfer Research Building, Room 204 A-C, 413 E. 69th Street** "My Life in Medicine"
Charles L. Bardes, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Associate Dean (Admissions)
Weill Cornell Medical College

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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