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Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Friday, November 10, 2017
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Surgical Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Review and Update Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and the Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Speaker: Todd Falcone, M.D. Date: November 10, 2017 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) Identify surgical procedures that may help treat a patient’s OSA depending on their level of obstruction 2) Identify indications and complications of common sleep surgeries and assess successes and failures 3) Identify patients that may benefit from an otolaryngology consultation to discuss sleep surgery

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 I 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. Falcone, 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. Falcone 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 http://MyEvaluation.com with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email.

Contact:

Jean Menze; jmenze@uchc.edu

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