Health Policy Colloquium Schedule

Weill Cornell Medical College
April 2014 Schedule
Uris Faculty Room A-126 1:00pm-2:00pm

April 2, 2014

"My Life in Medicine"
Steven J. Corwin, M.D.
Chief Executive Officer
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

April 9, 2014

"The Affordable Care Act: Implementation Challenges"
Sherry Glied, Ph.D.
Dean, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
New York University

April 16, 2014

"Regulating Research Involving Children: Health Policy and Ethical Debates"
Alan Fleischman, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology and Population Health
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

April 23, 2014

"Adding Value to Health Care: Lessons from Nurse-led Models of Care"
Diana J. Mason, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Co-Director, Center for Health, Media & Policy
Rudin Professor of Nursing
Hunter College
Professor, City University of New York

April 30, 2014

"Health Reform in China: The Role of Evidence Based Clinical Pathways and Payment Reform in China's Rural Hospitals"
May Tsung-Mei Cheng
Health Policy Research Analyst
Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Princeton University

Target Audience: Weill-Cornell Physicians in a broad interdisciplinary and intergenerational group, other interested physicians and health care providers, and students.

Course Objectives: This CME Activity is intended to lead to improved patient care and safety based upon an assessment of gaps in physician knowledge, competence and performance. By the conclusion of this series, physicians should learn new content relevant to their practice that informs and thereby improves the clinical care they provide

CME Accreditation: Weill Cornell Medical College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Weill Cornell Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 1AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure: It is the policy of Weill Cornell Medical College to adhere to ACCME Criteria, Policies, and Standards for Commercial Support and content validation in order to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored programs. All faculty participating in sponsored programs are expected to disclose relevant financial relationships pertaining to their contribution to the activity, and any discussions of off-label or investigational uses of any commercial products or devices, or of any products or devices not yet approved in the United States. WCMC CME activities are intended to be evidence-based and free of commercial bias. If you feel this is not the case, please call the Office of Continuing Medical Education at 212-746-2631 to anonymously express any concerns.

Our speakers have nothing to disclose AND DO NOT INTEND to discuss off-label or investigational use of products or services.

Course Director/Planning Committee: Oliver Fein, M.D., Carolyn Schnall, Portia Harvey, and Jeremiah Barondess, M.D., have nothing to disclose.

WCMC does not accept industry support for any regularly scheduled conference. Any exceptions to this are approved by the CME Committee, and will be disclosed prior to this presentation.

WCMC is accessible for individuals with disabilities or special needs. Participants with special needs are requested to contact the Office of CME at 212-746-2631.

Evaluations for Regularly Scheduled Series (RSS) are conducted periodically throughout the year. If you have questions or concerns regarding the content or presentation of this session (including any apparent conflict of interest,) please contact Carolyn Schnall at 212-746-4030.

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