Adagio Second Annual Transforming Womens' Health Symposium

Pittsburgh, PA US

Target Audience

Physicians, Psychologists, CNRP, PAs, RNs, Social Workers

Learning Objectives

OPIOID CRISIS:

- understand how the epidemic is growing and therefore the need for public health intervention

- better understand current interventions that are being used to fill the practice gap

- identify and advocate for strategic policy measures that would help create structural support for accessing substance abuse treatment

 

BUILDING HEALTH EQUITY:

-think critically about the current schools of thought and factions within the women’s health movement and postulate potential solutions that would unite health advocates during a crucial political moment.  

-understand current legislative actions that are affecting women’s health

 

INTERSECTIONS OF WOMEN’S HEALTH:

-recognize and address health disparities among women and marginalized communities.

-recognize intersectionality of healthcare

-identify system level healthcare changes that can be made to support access to care for women

 

SEX ED:

-understand the current political forces that currently shape sex education at the school level and for healthcare providers to identify how direct patient care could help ensure discussions about medically accurate, unbiased sex education

-understand important facets of comprehensive sex education

-understand how other states have implemented comprehensive sex education legislation

-engage in discussions about sexual health with patients

 

MATERNAL HEALTH:

-understand the local and national issues in the maternal health crisis

- understand how racial disparities and unconscious bias are intertwined with the maternal health crisis

- understand best practices that can improve and potentially eradicate the current maternal health crisis

 

ADVOCACY

-successfully lobby local, state, and federal elected officials on pertinent women's health issues related to proposed policy measures that would impact patient outcomes.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 APA
  • 7.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/16/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Omni William Penn
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
United States

Valerie Jarrett

 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through joint providership of Allegheny General Hospital and Adagio Health.   Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.   Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 APA
  • 7.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/16/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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