10th Annual Adolescent and Young Adult Health Research Symposium

March 24, 2023

Target Audience

Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Physician, Physician Assistant, Psychologist, Social Worker, Primary Care Physicians, Pediatric Sub-specialists, Adolescent Medicine Physicians, Fellows, Residents, Nurses, Social Workers, Counselors, Psychologists, Substance Abuse Professionals, Prevention Advocates, Disability Advocates and Researchers.

Learning Objectives

The goal of this symposium is to build clinicians and other youth-serving professionals' capacity to:
1. Understand the impact of structural inequities, bias-based discrimination, and systemic racism on adolescent health.
2. Acknowledge their own biases and the impact of these biases on care/service provision.
3. Advocate for innovative cross-sector partnerships and policies to promote optimal adolescent and young adult health and social outcomes.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AAPA Category I CME
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 ASWB
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/13/2023
Course expires: 
12/31/2023
Event starts: 
03/24/2023 - 8:00am EDT
Event ends: 
03/24/2023 - 4:00pm EDT

The symposium is Thursday, April 13th from 8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., with the poster presentation scheduled from noon to 1:00 p.m.
 

Live Virtual Conference

Symposium will be virtual (ZOOM).

This activity is approved for the following credit:  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, AAPA Category 1 CME, and ASWB. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity. 

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AAPA Category I CME
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 ASWB
  • 0.25 Attendance
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Call for Abstracts for Poster Presentation
Abstracts should not exceed 250 words (excluding title, authors, affiliations, funding source) and should use a structured abstract format, either a standard format (Background, Objective, Methods, Results, Conclusion) or a modified format for program evaluations (timeline, target audience, goals and objectives, activities, outcomes measures and lessons learned in implementation). 

Submission Timeline: By Wednesday, March 1, 2023, please email your abstract as a Word document (not pdf) to amc386@pitt.edu“adolescent health research symposium abstract” in the subject heading. Presenters will be notified by Friday, March 17th .  Due to the expected high numbers of submissions, all posters will be limited in size to 48” high and 36” wide.

Please contact Amanda Cruce with any questions at amc386@pitt.edu

Questions?
Contact Maureen Cerda, course coordinator
Phone: 412-864-1915
E-mail: cerdamm@upmc.edu