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Pulmonary/Critical Care Intercity Grand Rounds

Friday, December 9, 2016
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

I - LAMA/LABAs, Black Boxes and ACOS II- Can the altitude of Denver impact exercise tolerance in fit subjects? (myth or reality?) Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

Speaker: Curtland C. Brown, III, M.D. Date: December 9, 2016 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 am Location: Low Learning Center

Target Audience: Physicians who are in the field of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Understand how the FDA decided to put a “black box” warning on LABAs 2. Understand the rationale for suggested criteria for ACOS 3. Understand impart of altitude on excise performance

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of one AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content.

The activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Brown, has a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Brown will not be discussing the off-labeled use of any product. This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email.

If you do not receive an evaluation assignment from within 10 business days of this activity, please contact Jean Menze ( or 860-679-3585) to ensure that your account is set up and your participation in this activity was forwarded to the CME office.


Jean Menze, 860-679-3585,

Continuing Medical Education (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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