Pediatric Dermatology for

the Practitioner

April 7-8, 2017
Paradise Point Hotel, San Diego, CA

Accreditation and Disclosure

Course Title:      Pediatric Dermatology for the Practitioner: San Diego 2017

Providers:          Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego and the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

If you need information please contact us at: cme@rchsd.org

Continuing Education is in the form of the following: credits, contact hours, and clock hours.

  • Up to 11.0 continuing education credits/contact hours/clock hours may be earned by attending the Pediatric Dermatology for the Practitioner Conference.
  • Each attendee may claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spends in the educational activity./li>
  • Continuing education is not offered for networking lunches, and breaks.
  • RRegistrants may earn continuing education credits, contact hours and clock hours for specific professional disciplines (CME, AAPA, BRN, CAMFT) by completing the online registration: cme@rchsd.org.
  • Continuing education certificates will be emailed after the completion of the online evaluation after the conference. cme@rchsd.org. Allow up to 8 weeks to receive the certificate by email. Records will be kept on file for six (6) years./li>
  • Attendees are responsible for reporting the hours to his/her accrediting agency. Each attendee may only claim hours actually spent in an education activity. NOTE: Many state boards accept offerings accredited by national or other state organizations.
  • Attendance verification/questions should be directed to cme@rchsd.org.

Agencies Providing Continuing Education

California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN): The Chadwick Center is an approved provider of continuing education for the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 14264. Nurses may claim up to 11.0 contact hours.

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT): Course meets the qualifications for 11.0 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Provider approved by CEPA provider number 75651.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)— The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

  • AMA: The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • The California Board of Psychology accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™ for license renewal. Psychologists outside of California should check with their state and local boards to ensure that ACCME accredited activities are acceptable for renewal.
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA): AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 11.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

Note: Many state boards accept offerings accredited by national or other state organizations. If your state is not listed, please check with your professional licensing board to determine whether the accreditations listed are accepted.

Disclosure:

It is the policy of the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor. All persons involved in the selection, development and presentation of content are required to disclose any real or apparent conflicts of interest. All conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to an educational activity being delivered to learners through one of the following mechanisms: 1) altering the financial relationship with the commercial interest, 2) altering the individual’s control over CME content about the products or services of the commercial interest, and/or 3) validating the activity content through independent peer review. All persons are also required to disclose any discussions of off label/unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Persons who refuse or fail to disclose will be disqualified from participating in the CME activity.

Cultural and Linguistic Competency:

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195 which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. Cultural competency is defined as a set of integrated attitudes, knowledge, and skills that enables health care professionals or organizations to care effectively for patients from diverse cultures, groups, and communities. Linguistic competency is defined as the ability of a physician or surgeon to provide patients who do not speak English or who have limited ability to speak English, direct communication in the patient’s primary language. Cultural and linguistic competency was incorporated into the planning of this activity. Additional resources can be found on the UC San Diego CME website.

Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME Standards. At the time of printing, a complete listing of commercial supporters was not available. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity. Proceeds from this course may support future continuing education.

Questions?

Contact: cme@rchsd.org
Telephone: (858)966-4072
Fax: (858) 966-8018