Rogers Health Policy Colloquium Schedule

Weill Cornell Medical College
DAVID ROGERS HEALTH POLICY COLLOQUIUM
September 2016 Schedule
Uris Faculty Room A-126 1:00pm-2:00pm

September 7, 2016
“Acceptable EHRs: Reflection on Why the Obvious is Taking So Long”

Edward H. Shortliffe, M.D., Ph.D., MACP, FACMI
Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Senior Advisor to the Dean, College of Health Solutions, Arizona State University
Scholar in Residence, New York Academy of Medicine
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Biomedical Informatics

September 14, 2016
“The Impact of Race on Health”

Marjorie J. Cadogan, J.D.
Executive Deputy Commissioner
Office of Citywide Health Insurance Access
New York City

September 21, 2016
“The Successes and Failures of the ACA”

James Knickman, Ph.D.
Robert Derzon Chair in Public and Health Affairs
Wagner School of Public Service
Department of Population Health
NYU Langone Medical School

September 28, 2016
“The Women in Global Health Research Initiative”

Jennifer A. Downs, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Microbiology & Immunology
Jyoti S. Mathad, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Margaret L. McNairy, M.D., M.Sc.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Lindsey Reif, M.P.H., M.S.
Program Administrator
Center for Global Health
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 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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