Health Policy Colloquium Schedule
Weill Cornell Medical College
DAVID ROGERS HEALTH POLICY COLLOQUIUM
March 2014 Schedule
Uris Faculty Room A-126 1:00pm-2:00pm
March 5, 2014
"The Impact of the ACA on Concentration of Ownership in the Healthcare Industry"
Ramon Castellblanch, Ph.D.
Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
University of California, Berkeley
March 12, 2014
"Prices, a Problem Physicians Can't Ignore"
Elisabeth Rosenthal, M.D.
Correspondent and Senior Writer
New York Times
March 19, 2014
"My Life in Medicine"
Jeremiah A. Barondess, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Public Health
Weill Cornell Medical College
President Emeritus, New York Academy of Medicine
March 26, 2014
"Integrated Wellness for Serious Mental Illness: The Fountain House Approach"
Ralph Aquila, M.D.
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.