Providing Cancer Care to the Underserved

March 20, 2021

This conference will address diversity and inclusion issues that present barriers to the underserved populations in obtaining state-of-the-art health care.  It will also address unusual situations where diversity and inclusion issues arise including problems for English speaking patients in foreign countries.

This conference is being held virtually.

Target Audience

This course is intended for Primary Care Physicians, Pediatricians, Oncologists, Surgeons, Surgical Sub Specialists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses and other Healthcare Professionals, Community Healthcare Professionals

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to:

  1. Recognize the need for engaging diverse communities in preventive care measures
  2. Identify and gain insight into the issues surrounding health care of the diverse populations
  3. Explain how to make more effective speakers and educators of the diverse patient populations
Additional information
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 4.25 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 4.25 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Course opens: 
01/01/2021
Course expires: 
05/21/2021
Event starts: 
03/20/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/20/2021 - 12:20pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
VIRTUAL
WI
United States

A link to the meeting will be provided prior to the event.

Faculty

Course Directors: James Weese, MD, FACS; Advocate Aurora Health 
                                Federico Sanchez, MD; Advocate Aurora Health   

Dawn Shelton-Williams, MSW, LCSW; Advocate Aurora Health 
Pamela Portschy, MD; Advocate Aurora Health                                                         
Nyama Sillah, MD; Advocate Aurora Health    
Nicole Hertel Meirose; Advocate Aurora Health 
Jonathan Kiechle, MD; Advocate Aurora Health 
Jennifer Jarvey Balistreri, MS; Advocate Aurora Health 
Cathy Schulz, MSN, APNP; Advocate Aurora Health 
Anthony Harris, Co-Chair City of Milwaukee Tobacco-Free Alliance LGBTQ+ Work Group and Youth Harm Reduction Coordinator
Jessica Bupp, RN, DNN-CG; Advocate Aurora Health 
Carol Huibregtse, RN, MSN, OCN; Advocate Aurora Health 
Lorraine Lathen, Director Wisconsin African American Tobacco Prevention Network, Wisconsin Tobacco Prevention and Poverty Network
Kim Rodeman, Certified Credit Counselor, Advocate Aurora Health 
Dhrubajyoti.Bhattacharya, MD, MPH, LLM; Vice President, Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, Advocate Aurora Health

Disclosure

Faculty disclosures are being reviewed and will be presented to the audience in advance of the program.

Accreditation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Available Credit

  • 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 4.25 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 4.25 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Price

Cost:
$0.00
Please login or register to take this course.

The day of the session use this link to join the webinar:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_s_hB5snfQWuaC6bv0gognw

This program will be recorded and posted online for ongoing viewing. Please turn your camera/video off if you do not want your image shared within the recorded video. If you have any concerns, please contact the CME Office at cme@aah.org.

Click “Take Course” to register for this program.  


Contact the Advocate Aurora Health CME Office at cme@aah.org if you have any questions or need assistance.