UPMC Office of Advanced Practice Providers' Ninth Annual Spring Fling CME Conference (Streaming)

April 17, 2020

Due to COVID-19, the UPMC Office of Advanced Practice Providers' Ninth Annual Spring Fling Conference is cancelled. 

Target Audience

Nurse Practitioner

Physician Assistant

Learning Objectives

This live streaming session will stream the keynote lecture and the Clinical track only.

The objectives are:

1) to improve the clinician's understanding of the rules and regulations of healthcare law in Pennsylvania, which will result in practice compliance.

2) Improve diagnostic skills for identifying chest pathology via radiology to enhance patient care.

3) Increase provider knowledge on anesthetic medications in order to improve the quality of care provided.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.50 AAPA Category I CME
Course opens: 
02/26/2020
Course expires: 
05/18/2020
Event starts: 
04/17/2020 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
04/17/2020 - 4:00pm
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Recent changes in anesthesia medications with release of new medications were causing knowledge gaps in patient care.

Scott Baker

Leigh Ann Clark, MSN, CRNA

Judith Kaufmann, DrPH, FNP-BC

Amanda Lombardi, CRNP

Ana Radovic, MD

Ben Reynolds, MSPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA

Diane Strollo, MD FACR

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. 

The University of Pittsburgh has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 6.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 

Available Credit

  • 6.50 AAPA Category I CME
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Due to COVID-19, the UPMC Office of Advanced Practice Providers' Ninth Annual Spring Fling Conference is cancelled.