Commensality Groups Cohort 2 Session 4 - 3.15.21

March 15, 2021

Target Audience

Physician

Learning Objectives

To reinforce what has been learned through applying practices to help ensure delivery of Culturally Competent Care.  We will:

 

  • Review our learning on Unconscious Bias
  • Ensure understanding of the importance of Culturally Competent Care
  • Explore practical ways to apply the learning in our patient delivery practices
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 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.
  • 1.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/01/2021
Course expires: 
06/30/2021
Event starts: 
03/15/2021 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
03/15/2021 - 7:45pm

Week 1

  • To provide Awareness of Bias through exploration of:
  • The science behind Unconscious Bias
  • Bias and Culturally Competent Care
  • The importance of Unconscious Bias in the Physician – Patient Relationship

Week 2

To explore the impact of Unconscious Bias on health care by examining:

  • Events in our world that focused attention on the health care inequalities face by those in Black and Brown communities
  • The impact on health care

Week 3

To provide insights as to managing individual Biases through exploration of Emotional Intelligence with the focus on:

 

  • Self-Awareness - Know Thyself
  • Bias Interrupt / Managing Behavior and Microaggressions
  • Increasing Cultural Competence

Week 4

To reinforce what has been learned through applying practices to help ensure delivery of Culturally Competent Care.  We will:

 

  • Review our learning on Unconscious Bias
  • Ensure understanding of the importance of Culturally Competent Care
  • Explore practical ways to apply the learning in our patient delivery practices
Virtual
United States

Ann E. Thompson, MD, MHCPM, Vice Dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics

Orquidia A. Torres, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Director of Medical Student and Resident Education, Adolescent Medicine

Faculty Disclosure 

No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose. 

Accreditation and credit designation 

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 School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

Other Healthcare Professionals 

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

  • 1.25 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.
  • 1.25 Attendance
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