12.01.21 Public Health Out Loud - Grand Rounds

This is a live webinar held via the Zoom Meeting platform, bi-weekly on Wednesday's from 12:00 - 1:00 PM

  • https://brown.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAtcu2vrDIsG9zHWEGI4ernXEQ37QIqPu0_

Jointly Provided by

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and The Rhode Island Department of Health, In Collaboration with Brown University AIDS Program 


December 1, 2021 Session

Guest Speakers

Colleen Daley Ndoye
Executive Director, Project Weber/RENEW

Dennis Bailer
Overdose Prevention Program Director, Project Weber/RENEW

In addition to COVID-19 updates, this session will consist of a status of substance use and recovery in Rhode Island, the utility of harm reduction services, and Rhode Island’s role as the first state in the US to authorize a harm reduction center.  Project Weber/RENEW is the merged organization of two programs providing a full range of harm reduction, recovery, and basic needs services to men and women, including the transgender community.

    Agenda:

      • Introduction, Dr. James McDonald 
      • Epi and COVID-19 trends update, Dr. John Fulton
      • Vaccine update, Anna Tomasulo 
      • Vaccine and science update, Dr. Phil Chan
      • Testing and epi-ops update, Dr. Suzanne Bornschein 
      • Substance Use, Recovery, and Race, Colleen Daley Ndoye & Dennis Bailer
      • Situational Awareness, Dr. James McDonald

      Target Audience

      This educational initiative is designed for all licensed healthcare professionals practicing medicine in the state of Rhode Island.

      Learning Objectives

      After participating in this educational initiative, the learner should be better able to:

      • Describe current COVID-19 epidemiology, testing, vaccine and science trends occurring locally and worldwide. 
      • Define "harm reduction" and cite examples of harm reduction services
      • State the importance of anonymity for those seeking substance use services
      • Identify the impact of race on substance use and recovery
      • Define "harm reduction center" and cite examples of harm reduction services in RI

      DISCLAIMER

      This educational program is designed to present scientific information and opinion for healthcare professionals, to stimulate thought, and further investigation.
       

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      Course summary
      Available credit: 
      • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
        The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
      • 1.00 Attendance
        Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
      Course opens: 
      08/18/2021
      Course expires: 
      11/03/2022
      Cost:
      $0.00
      Rating: 
      0

      This is a live webinar held via the Zoom Meeting platform, bi-weekly on Wednesday's from 12:00 - 1:00 PM. 

       

      https://brown.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAtcu2vrDIsG9zHWEGI4ernXEQ37QIqPu0_

       

      Core Faculty

      Philip A. Chan, MD, MS (Co-Chair)
      Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences
      Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

      Ailis Clyne, MD, MPH
      Medical Director, Division of Community Health and Equity
      Rhode Island Department of Health

      John Fulton, PhD
      Clinical Associate Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences
      Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

      James McDonald, MD, MPH (Co-Chair)
      Chief Administrative Officer
      Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline
      Rhode Island Department of Health

      Anna Tomasulo, MA, MPH
      Rhode Island Department of Health

      Planning Committee

      Erin Dugan
      RIDOH Contractor

      Jennifer Maloney
      Office of CME, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
      Providence, Rhode Island

      Matt Murphy, MD, MPH
      Assistant Professor of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinician Educator
      RIPHI

      Siena Napoleon, MPH
      Research Project Director, The Miriam Hospital
      Providence, Rhode Island

      Carol Stone
      Grant Project Specialist, RIDOH
      Providence, Rhode Island

      Maria Sullivan
      Director, Office of CME
      Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
      Providence, Rhode Island

       

      Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Rhode Island Department of Health. The Warren Alpert Medical School is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education.

      Credit designation: This live activity is designated for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

      • Rhode Island Specific: Each episode qualifies for 1 hour of risk management and cultural awareness credit.

      Available Credit

      • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
        The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
      • 1.00 Attendance
        Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.

      Price

      Cost:
      $0.00
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