Full course description
APPNA MERIT FAMILY MEDICINE SPECIALTY ROTATIONS
Overall course information
A Blended Active Learning Program with Weekly Live Sessions and Assignments
virtual specialty rotations to general practitioners (GPs) in Pakistan, with active learning through online sessions, assignments and discussions by specialists from Pakistan and abroad; complementing basic workshops and certificate courses offered in Pakistan for GPs to bridge the gap of specialty care, especially in underserved areas.
Upon completion of this
This course is sponsored by the Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA); National Family Medicine Committee (NFMC), Association of Pakistani Physicians of the United Kingdom (AAP UK), Australian Association of Pakistani Professionals (AAPP), and Nebraska Medicine through the resources of the University of Nebraska Center for Continuing Education.
As a provider accredited by ACCME, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education must ensure balance, objectivity, independence, and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Faculty are encouraged to provide a balanced view of therapeutic options by utilizing either generic names or the trade names of several to ensure impartiality.
All speakers, planning committee members and others in a position to control continuing medical education content participating in a University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education activity are required to disclose relationships with commercial interests. A commercial interest is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. Disclosure of these commitments and/or relationships is included in these course materials so that participants in the activity may formulate their own judgments in interpreting its content and evaluating its recommendations.
This activity may include presentations in which faculty may discuss off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments not yet FDA-approved. Participants should note that the use of products outside currently FDA-approved labeling should be considered experimental and are advised to consult current prescribing information for FDA-approved indications.
All materials are included with the permission of the authors. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and are not to be construed as those of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education.
Those involved in the planning of this course have no financial relationships to disclose.
Co-Chair APPNA MERIT Committee