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2nd Annual Homecoming Interprofessional Continuing Education Program

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Friday, September 15, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (CDT)

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The Promise of Public Participation in the Research Enterprise to Eliminate Health Disparities: Experiences from the Council of Public Representatives

Provided By:
Creighton University Alumni Relations
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education

Objectives:

  • Define what is meant by health disparities in biomedical research
  • Compare and contrast the various examples of public participation in the biomedical research enterprise
  • Identify potential benefits and risks of community engagement to eliminating health disparities in the USA

 

 

Marjorie K. Leimomi Mala Mau, BS’81, MD’85, MACP, is the founding chair of the Department of Native Hawaiian Health (NHH), the first department in a U.S.-accredited medical school dedicated to indigenous health. She is the first Native Hawaiian woman to be awarded Mastership in the American College of Physicians (MACP) and is board certified in both internal medicine and endocrinology.

 

Dr. Mau is a proud graduate of the Creighton University College of Arts and Sciences and School of Medicine. She completed her internship at Creighton University and finished the remainder of her internal medicine residency at a University of Colorado Affiliated Hospital. She completed her fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., and later completed a Master of Science degree in clinical epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health.



 

Schedule:

11:30 a.m. - Noon: Registration

Noon - 1 p.m.: Keynote Lecture
Marjorie K. Leimomi Mala Mau, BS'81, MD'85, MACP
Professor, Native Hawaiian Health and Medicine
  (Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism)
Myron 'Pinky' Thompson Chair of Native Hawaiian Health Research
Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A. Burns School of Medicine
University of Hawai'i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii
Council of Public Representatives (2005-2009)


1 - 1:30 p.m.: Q&A/Panel Discussion
Marjorie K. Leimomi Mala Mau, BS'81, MD'85, MACP

Beth Furlong, PhD, JD'00, RN
Associate Professor Emerita, Center for Health Policy & Ethics
Creighton University
Omaha, Nebraska
Council of Public Representatives (2007-2011)

Theodore A. Mala, MD, MPH
Consultant, Southcentral Foundation
Alaska Native Medical Center
Anchorage, Alaska
Council of Public Representatives (2002-2005)

 


 

Education Credits:

Category 1
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse CE
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.5 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Pharmacy
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This live activity, The Promise of Public Participation in the Research Enterprise to Eliminate Health Disparities: Experiences from the Field is assigned Universal Activity Number (UAN)# 0839-0000-17-076-L04-P and accredited for 1.5 hour(s) for attendance of all CE sessions on September 15, 2017. The Promise of Public Participation in the Research Enterprise to Eliminate Health Disparities: Experiences from the Field is a knowledge-based CE activity.

Dental
Creighton University is an approved CE provider by the states of Iowa, Kansas and South Dakota, and this course meets the requirements for credit in Nebraska. Creighton is an ADA CERP Recognized provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at ada.org/cerp. Creighton University School of Dentistry designates this lecture activity for a maximum of one point five (1.5) continuing education credits for September 15, 2017

EMS
This educational activity has been approved for up to 1.5 continuing education hours for all levels of EMS personnel through Creighton University.

Occupational & Physical Therapy
The Boards of Physical and Occupational Therapy Practice do not pre-approve continuing education course offerings, but will accept a continuing education activity when they are planned and conducted for physical and occupational therapists and the continuing education activity relates to the practice of Physical and Occupational Therapy. Each professional is responsible for their own certification.

 

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Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education
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 health care team.

Disclosure policy:
It is the policy of Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities. All faculty participating in this activity are expected to disclose to the audience any significant financial interest or other relationship he/she has with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) discussed in an educational presentation.

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Creighton University Mike & Josie Harper Center
Hixson-Lied Auditorium
602 N. 20th St.
Omaha, NE 68178

Friday, September 15, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (CDT)


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