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Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, June 15, 2017
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: Jonathan Scott Harrison, MD Professor of Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology UCONN Health

Title: Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Translating Biology into Therapy (3rd of 3 sessions for MOC – attendance at all 3 required for MOC)

Time: 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Date: June 15, 2017

Location: Henry Low Learning Center

Learning Objectives: 1. Recognize the signs and symptoms of Acute Myeloid Leukemia and undertake initial diagnostic evaluation. 2. Identify which subsets of patients would benefit from aggressive therapy, and which would benefit from less aggressive therapy, based upon biologic features of the leukemia and co-morbidities. 3. Better access the treatment options for patients with newly diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

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.

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 [and patient safety MOC credit] 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. The activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Harrison 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.

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