18th Annual Dr. Dennis English Virtual Patient Safety Symposium: The Changing Environment in Society and Its Impact on The Healthcare Workplace

March 7, 2023

Target Audience

Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physician, Physician Assistant, Psychologist, and Social Worker.

Learning Objectives

The learner will be able to describe behaviors that create a psychologically safe environment. The learner will be able to understand the impact of stigmatizing behavior on coworkers and patients. The learner will be able to describe 2 approaches to managing threats of violence in the healthcare setting. The learner will be able to reflect on personally meaningful aspects of their career in healthcare.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 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 Attendance
Course opens: 
12/20/2022
Course expires: 
06/30/2023
Event starts: 
03/07/2023 - 7:00am EST
Event ends: 
03/07/2023 - 12:00pm EST

7:15 Introduction
7:20-8:20 Dr. Cladis:  Fostering constructive conflict on our teams: the importance of psychological safety and crucial conversations
8:20-9:20 Panel Dr. Fogler & Dr. Means:  Addressing Stigma in Healthcare:  The Impact of Substance Abuse, Related Stigma On Patient Care
9:20-9:35 Break
9:35-10:35 Dr. Priyanka Amin:  Practical approach to managing fear and threats in the healthcare workplace
10:35-11:35 Panel:  Families in Healthcare:  Inspiring Each Other and Staying Resilient
                    Panel:  Kelly Poole and daughter Kristen Poole
                                 Alison Imhoff and Christina Imhoff
                                 Katie Enciso and daughter Gillian

11:35             Questions moderated by Dr. Gabriella Gosman
12Noon          Adjournment

Virtual Patient Safety Symposium
United States

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing (CNE)
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 4.5 contact hours.

Pharmacy (CPE)
This knowledge-based activity provides 4.5 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit.

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 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 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 Attendance
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Questions?
Contact Lisa Manetta, course coordinator
Phone: 412-641-4309
E-mail: manettalt@upmc.edu