State of the Science Symposia Series: Mitigating Risks and Maximizing Benefits of Participating in Adaptive Reconditioning Programs

August 31, 2020 to September 2, 2020

The overall objective of this course is to provide participants with an overview of current techniques utilized and programs implemented in the area of research and treatment related to adaptive reconditioning and rehabilitation. The course will attain this objective by showcasing research talks regarding best practices for utilizing adaptive training and sports to maintain high quality of life and health.

Target Audience

The content of the sessions will benefit civilians, veterans, and military service members, their families, care-givers, community-based organizations, government agency personnel, students, residents, and healthcare providers.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 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.
  • 5.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/27/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Event starts: 
08/31/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/02/2020 - 6:00pm
Cost:
$1.00

1300 – 1400

Monday, August 31st 2020

Welcome, Opening Remarks

Virtual Adaptive Events

Dr. Rory Cooper, PhD

1300 – 1400

1400 – 1500

Wednesday, September 2nd 2020

Paralympic Medical Care and Health Promotion

Cheri Blauwet, MD

Hand-Cycle Assistance Team (H-CAT) Implementation

Col. (Ret) Dan Fisher

1500 – 1600

1600 - 1700

National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Kenneth Lee, MD

ISPRM Initiatives

Yetsa Tuakli-Worsonu, MD, MPH

Uma Pandeyin, MD

1700

CLOSING REMARKS; SYMPOSIUM ADJOURNMENT

 

Microsoft Teams Live Event
PA
United States

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 entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and Center for Rehabilitation Sciences Research, Uniformed Service University of Health Sciences. 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 of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim 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

  • 5.00 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.
  • 5.00 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$1.00
Please login or register to take this course.

 

Microsoft Teams Live Event

Monday: https://www.herl.pitt.edu/symposium-mon

Wednesday: https://www.herl.pitt.edu/symposium-wed