PCMH Statewide Learning Session - June 11, 2024

June 11, 2024

The session will present best practices for comprehensive obesity care and clinical considerations for GLP-1 using adult and pediatric case studies, including the roles of dieticians, pharmacists, and lifestyle medicine.

Agenda

1:00 p.m. to 1:05 p.m. – Welcome and Overview – Robert Ferguson, MPH, Chief Policy Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI)

1:05 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. – Comprehensive Obesity Care: Team Roles & GLP-1 Clinical Implications &

Administrative Processes – Verlyn Warrington, MD, Director, Bariatric Medicine, Guthrie Clinic

Dr. Warrington will present best practices for comprehensive obesity care and clinical considerations for GLP-1 using adult and pediatric case studies, including the roles of dieticians, pharmacists, and lifestyle medicine.

 

1:45 – 1:55 pm – Q&A – moderated by Robert Ferguson, MPH, Chief Policy Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI)

1:55 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. – Wrap-Up – Robert Ferguson, MPH, Chief Policy Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI)

 

Target Audience

Nurse

Physician

Social Worker

Learning Objectives

• Describe best practices and team roles for comprehensive obesity care
• Describe GLP-1 clinical considerations for pediatrics and adults

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 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.
  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 ASWB
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
06/11/2024
Course expires: 
09/30/2024
Event starts: 
06/11/2024 - 1:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
06/11/2024 - 2:00pm EDT

The session will present best practices for comprehensive obesity care and clinical considerations for GLP-1 using adult and pediatric case studies, including the roles of dieticians, pharmacists, and lifestyle medicine.

Agenda

1:00 p.m. to 1:05 p.m. – Welcome and Overview – Robert Ferguson, MPH, Chief Policy Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI)

1:05 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. – Comprehensive Obesity Care: Team Roles & GLP-1 Clinical Implications &

Administrative Processes – Verlyn Warrington, MD, Director, Bariatric Medicine, Guthrie Clinic

Dr. Warrington will present best practices for comprehensive obesity care and clinical considerations for GLP-1 using adult and pediatric case studies, including the roles of dieticians, pharmacists, and lifestyle medicine.

1:45 – 1:55 pm – Q&A – moderated by Robert Ferguson, MPH, Chief Policy Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI)

1:55 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. – Wrap-Up – Robert Ferguson, MPH, Chief Policy Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI)

Zoom Meeting
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Robert Ferguson, MPH, Chief Policy Officer, Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI)

Verlyn Warrington, MD, Director, Bariatric Medicine, Guthrie Clinic

 

 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and The Jewish Healthcare Foundation. 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.

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, University of Pittsburgh is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. University of Pittsburgh maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive  1.0 continuing education credits.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0  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 1.0 contact hours.

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

  • 1.00 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.
  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 ASWB
  • 1.00 Attendance
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