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Occupational Illness In Energy Workers: Investigating Causation In A Unique Cohort

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
12:00pm – 1:00pm

UConn Health
Low Learning

Occupational Illness in Energy Workers: Investigating Causation in a Unique Cohort Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Division of Occupational & Environmental Medicine

Speaker: Marianne Cloeren, MD, MPH Date: 6/2/2021 Time: 12:00n-1:00pm Location: WEBEX- Low Learning Center

Target Audience: occupational health professionals, primary care physicians and practitioners, health promotion professionals, health policy specialists.

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Explain the federal context of the Energy Employees’ Occupational Illness Compensation Program, including eligibility, management, benefits and limitations. 2. Using case examples, investigate and develop opinions about causation using the DOL Site Exposure Matrix and other online resources. 3. Discuss potential roles for occupational medicine providers in this program.

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 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 activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Marianne Cloeren have 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. Marianne Cloeren will not be discussing the off-labeled use of any product. ________________________________________ This CME activity is supported by funds remaining from a 2019-2020 academic year unrestricted educational grant under a Letter of Agreement for Commercial Support to the UConn Foundation to fund the UConn DOEM Occupational Medicine Colloquium Series from Official Disability Guidelines (ODG), An MCG Health Company

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

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