Outreach Professional Education Services

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Target Audience

This webinar series is intended for primary care providers including physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, nurses, and other health care professionals.


Ways to Participate

  1. From your desktop, tablet, or smartphone
    Each webinar is delivered using the Zoom Video Conferencing software which you will need to install on your desktop, tablet, or smartphone. 
  2. From a group viewing site
    Contact your hospital coordinator for more information.
    Group Viewing Site Coordinator: Please download the sign-in sheet and submit immediately after the webinar.
  3. View archived video online
    One week after the live webinar, archived videos will be available here.

For More Information

Contact Sara Weber, MSW, CHES®, CBE via email or call 402-559-5145.


2019 Topics

Tuesday, January 8  

Acute Stroke Treatment and Prevention: Learning the Basic and the Breakthrough Advances

Pierre Fayad, MD, Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences

Stroke is a leading cause of disability in adults and the fifth cause of deaths in the U.S.  The incidence of stroke increases significantly with age and Nebraska’s elderly population is growing. Major advances in stroke prevention and treatment have occurred over the past decade, with significant strides over the past few years.  These advances require knowledge, organization, coordination, teamwork, and strategic planning. This webinar will explore the latest evidence-based advances in prevention and treating acute stroke.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this webinar, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Recognize how to manage acute stroke symptoms and signs
  2. Identify medical and interventional therapies for acute stroke
  3. Discuss mechanisms of stroke and strategies for prevention

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
Physicians
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses
1.0 Contact Hour awarded to participants who complete the webinar
Nebraska Medicine is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

MW MSD Provider Approval # NE1019-5-519

You must be able to participate in the entire webinar to receive contact hours. No partial credit will be awarded.

 


Did you join the live webinar?

Receive your continuing education credit in three simple steps:

Download instructions here

  1. Sign in to MY ACCOUNT.
  2. Choose MY EVALUATION/CERTIFICATE.
  3. Enter the activity code provided during the webinar and complete the evaluation.

  

Want to download the handouts?

Click here.

 


Did you miss the live webinar?

If you were not able to join the live webinar, you may access the webinar recording here

 

Tuesday, February 12  

Breast Cancer Management

Jessica Maxwell, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery

About 1 in 8 American women is diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. It is the second leading cause of cancer death in women in the USA. There have been significant advances in screening and management of breast cancer in recent years, and updated staging and treatment guidelines have been released. This webinar will focus on the diagnosis and management of breast cancer and high risk benign breast disease.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this webinar, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Identify breast screening criteria for average and high risk patients
  2. Review changes in breast cancer staging in the AJCC 8th edition
  3. Explain the rationale for surgical consultation in high risk benign lesions
  4. Review surgical options for treatment and their applicability to specific patients
  5. Recognize the importance of multidisciplinary care

 


Did you join the live webinar?

Receive your continuing education credit in three simple steps:

Download instructions here

  1. Sign in to MY ACCOUNT.
  2. Choose MY EVALUATION/CERTIFICATE.
  3. Enter the activity code provided during the webinar and complete the evaluation.

  

Want to download the handouts?

Click here.

 


Did you miss the live webinar?

If you were not able to join the live webinar, you may access the webinar recording here

 

Tuesday, March 12  

Restoring Erectile Function

Christopher Diebert, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery

 

Time Tuesday, March 12 from 11:45 am to 12:45 pm CT

JOIN FROM YOUR DESKTOP, TABLET, OR SMARTPHONE

Join using the Zoom Video Conferencing software
https://unmc.zoom.us/j/2253893959

Group Viewing Site Coordinator: Please download the sign-in sheet and submit immediately after the webinar.

IF USING IPHONE ONE-TAP

US: +16699006833,, 2253893959# or +16468769923,,2253893959# 

IF USING THE TELEPHONE

Dial +1 669-900-6833 or +1 646-876-9923
Meeting ID: 225 389 3959


CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
Physicians
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses
1.0 Contact Hour awarded to participants who complete the webinar
Nebraska Medicine is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

MW MSD Provider Approval # NE1019-5-521

You must be able to participate in the entire webinar to receive contact hours. No partial credit will be awarded.

Tuesday, April 9  

Addictions and Their Treatment: An Evidence Based Approach

Alëna Balasanova, MD, FAPA, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Tuesday, May 14  

Orthopaedic Surgery

Joseph Morgan, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Hand, Upper Extremity, and Microvascular Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Tuesday, June 11  

A Brief Overview of Epilepsy

Arun Swaminathan, MBBS, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences

Tuesday, July 9  

What's New in Sports Medicine

Matthew Tao, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Elizabeth Wellsandt, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy Education, College of Allied Health Professions
Ross Mathiasen, MD Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Tuesday, August 13  

Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer: A Growing Epidemic

Adam Sutton, MD, MBA, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology

Tuesday, September 10  

Chest Wall Trauma: A Change in Perspective

Zachary Bauman, DO, MHA, Assistant Professor, Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery

Tuesday, October 8  

Horticulture 101: A Beginners Guide to Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation

Sachit Patel, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Pediatrics

Thursday, November 14  

Depression During Pregnancy and the Postpartum

Marley Doyle, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry