Fostering Excellence in Internal Medicine
Join your colleagues in internal medicine at the virtual scientific meeting of the New Hampshire Chapter of the American College of Physicians, being held October 23, 2020. The meeting is a great way for you to recharge, rewind, and reflect with your peers, chapter leaders, and great speakers. Connect virtually with the New Hampshire Chapter’s rich source of knowledge content.
- ACP Vision of US Health Care
- M & M
- Sex, Death, and Burnout: Shared Topics in Which We Talk Poorly
- The Science and Practice of Effective Brain Health Promotion
- Frailty: What is it? Can we measure it? Can we do something about it?
- Lin Brown, MD
- Wendy Muello, MD, FACP
- William Palmer, MD, FACP
- Kenton Powell, MD, FACP
- Catrina Watson
Access the live feed by clicking the 'Access the Virtual Meeting' button within the Agenda below.
Friday, October 23, 2020
7:45 AM -
|Opening Remarks and Welcome
William Palmer, MD, FACP
8:00 AM -
|COPD Management Made Easy
Graham Atkins, BSc, MBChB, MRCP
9:00 AM -
|The Science and Practice of Effective Brain Health Promotion
John Randolph, PhD, ABPP
10:00 AM -
|Break & View Posters|
10:30 AM -
Kenton Powell, MD, FACP
11:30 AM -
|ACP Vision of US Health Care
Robert McLean, MD, MACP
12:30 PM -
|Lunch & View Posters|
1:30 PM -
|Sex, Death, and Burnout: Shared Topics in Which We Talk Poorly
Adam Schwarz, MD, FACP
2:30 PM -
|Frailty: What is it? Can we measure it? Can we do something about it?
Daniel Stadler, MD
3:30 PM -
4:15 PM -
4:15 PM -
CME & MOC
Release Date: October 23, 2020
Termination Date: October 23, 2021
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The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.In order to claim CME you must complete a meeting survey. This link will direct you to the survey and then the CME claim form. CME cannot be claimed until the last session of the meeting has been held.
The American College of Physicians designates this Other activity (live activity component and enduring material component) for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to (point amount) medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credit claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Tools & Tips for Attendees
Before attending the chapter's virtual meeting, be sure to read through these tools & tips to make the most our of your experience.
Equipment and Materials
Our meeting will be conducted on the Zoom platform and all registered attendees will be have links to the Zoom meeting through this page. If you do not have a Zoom account, we recommend you sign up for one before the meeting. Sign up is free. Click here to sign up.
Test Your Equipment in Advance
- Please test and check your system at least 15 minutes prior to meeting. This includes your network connection, device battery life, and speakers.
- We recommend you use a computer or a tablet for the best experience. The system is not responsive on a cell phone.
Control Your Environment as Best You Can
- Mute other devices that might interfere with your computer audio.
- Create a learning-conducive environment, eliminating as many distractions as possible. Close out of other tabs and mute notifications, if possible.
- Prepare your space with anything you may need during the virtual program (appropriate chargers, note-taking materials, water, etc.).
Troubleshooting Technical Difficulties
- Some networks cause slides to advance more slowly than others. If your slides are behind or you are having audio issues, please try to refresh the page.
Engagement Through the CHAT Feature
- Take note of how the presenter intends to utilize the chat feature as well as the Q&A field. Participate in questions and polls to stay engaged with the session.
- Questions for the presenters can be submitted through the Q&A function or within the chat. CHAT can also be a great way to engage and connect with other attendees.
ACP Chapter's Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct
ACP expects members, staff, and others who participate in events and activities involving ACP to treat others as you would like to be treated – with courtesy, respect for differences, and in ways that appropriately represent the profession of internal medicine. As set forth in ACP’s An-Harassment Policy, ACP does not tolerate any form of harassment, including intimidation, hostility, or other unwelcome and offensive communication or treatment.
If you experience or observe harassing, inappropriate or otherwise unprofessional behavior, or you have concerns about how you have been treated by an ACP member or staff or anyone else at an ACP meeting or event, you may report the incident to Catrina Watson.
For other questions about the virtual meeting, contact Catrina Watson at 603-224-1909 or firstname.lastname@example.org.