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Medical Grand Rounds

Thursday, January 25, 2018
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Medical Grand Rounds Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine

Speaker: Patrick Coll, MD, AGSF Professor, Family Medicine and Medicine, Center of Aging, UCONN Health Director, Section of Geriatrics Education, Dept of Medicine, UCONN Health Associate Director, Geriatrics Fellowship Program, UCONN Health Associate Director for Clinic Geriatrics, UCONN Health Assistant Medical Director, Riverside Health Care Center Medical Director, Seabury Life Care Community

Title: Decisional Capacity and Medical Treatment (3rd of 3 sessions for MOC – attendance at all 3 required for MOC)

Date: January 25, 2018

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Location: Henry Low Learning Center UConn Health Target Audience: The Department of Medicine faculty, housestaff and students, though many topics will be of interest to housestaff, students and other faculty members within the University of CT Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine. Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

1. Determine if a patient has the capacity to make medical decisions for themselves.. 2. List common alternative ways of addressing informed consent when the patient no longer has the capacity to make medical decisions for themselves. 3. Explain the indications for the process of appointing a conservator or legal guardian for a patient and what role a physician plays in providing medical information to support the appointment of a conservator /legal guardian.

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.

ABIM MOC Statement: Successful completion of ALL three designated CME activities (attached event is only one of three separate sessions), which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 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. Neither the activit


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