November 7 - 18, 2022
Price: $free for physicians & trainees, nurse/nurse practitioners, physician associates, genetic counselors, dietitians, others: $100 corporate applicants
Approved for 7.0 AMA PRA Category. 1 Credits™/ 7.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits/ 7.0 ANCC Contact Hours/ 7.0 Credits for Dieticians
HOMOCYSTEINEMIAS ONLINE COURSE
This online course is spread out over two weeks to accommodate a full-time working schedule. It includes a mix of learning experiences - six short live sessions (with a choice of 9:00am or 5:00pm ET), brief pre-recorded on-demand lecture segments to review when convenient, and homework exercises to apply the learned principles to practical, clinical situations. The curriculum also includes live patient presentations and a special session about the nutritional perspective regarding management. The duration of the course allows a comprehensive overview of the topic with repeat opportunities to review and master the concepts.
The course targets primarily (but not exclusively) advanced practice providers and clinicians who:
Nurses/nurse practitioners, physician associates, genetic counselors, and dietitians, and their trainees, are especially welcome, but physicians, as well as research and corporate applicants, are invited to participate as well.
At the end of each training, attendees should be able to:
Each course is spaced out over two weeks to support working schedules and enhance recall. Learning occurs from short, on-demand video lecture segments (~20 minutes), homework cases, and live sessions to review the homework and hear from patients/a metabolic dietitian. Live sessions are offered at 9am and 5pm ET; you register for either track but know that you can easily switch from one to the other, depending on your schedule. After you register, you will be provided login information to access a restricted webpage that will house all the documents, links, videos, and materials for the course. Participants can download a syllabus of all lecture segments. Following the course, participants are eligible to participate in follow-up review questions/cases, if they wish additional practice around what they learned.
VMP's EDUCATION PHILOSOPHY
Continuing Education Credits:
Joint Accreditation Statement In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Virtual Medical Practice. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Continuing Medical Education The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Nursing Education The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 7.0 contact hours.
AAPA Credit Designation Statement Postgraduate Institute for Medicine has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 7.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Continuing Dietician Education This program offers 7.0 CPEUs for dieticians.
Computer System Requirements:
Zoom & YouTube account with access to DSL 15 Mbps or higher, Fiber, 4g, or 5g internet access. The higher the Mbps, the better quality.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest:
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires faculty, planners, and others in control of educational content to disclose all their financial relationships with ineligible companies. All identified conflicts of interest (COI) are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality accredited continuing education activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company. The faculty reported the following relevant financial relationships with ineligible entities related to the educational content of this CE activity:
Disclosure of Unlabeled Use:
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient's conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer's product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
Jointly provided by Virtual Medical Practice and Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Travere Therapeutics.
....when enrolling, please let us know if you will be attending the 9am or 5pm (ET) course. However, please note that you can switch from one to the other option freely and without notifying us.
This online course is spread out over two weeks to accommodate a full-time working schedule. It includes a mix of learning experiences - six short live sessions (with a choice
"These live sessions, recorded lectures, and homework assignments have been so incredibly helpful. I truly appreciate the efforts you have put forth into making this happen!"
LB - Metabolism Clinic PA
"Your lessons are so appropriate and informative!! I so appreciate the information and will definitely be able to use it with each of my wee patients!!"
SR - Metabolism Clinic NP