Activity Information and Completion Requirements

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TITLE: Urology Update (Pharmacology)
CME Credit: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™          CE credit: 1.25    
CE# : 00192-EDII-989
Activity EM Approval Date: 1/1/2020
CE Review / Reapproval Date: 12/1/2020          CE Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
Presented by: Dr. Parden is board-certified in both Obstetrics-Gynecology and Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive surgery (FPMRS).  FPMRS is an additional 3 years of specialty training in the evaluation, diagnosis, and surgical treatment of problems involving the female pelvic organs.  Her focus of practice is in the field of urogynecology and pelvic floor reconstruction surgery.  She offers specialty surgical and non-surgical treatment for women with pelvic floor issues including urinary incontinence or leakage, fecal incontinence, urinary tract infections, pelvic organ prolapse, overactive bladder, trouble emptying the bladder or rectum, pelvic and bladder pain and fistulas.  A native of Lebanon, Ind., Dr. Parden earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. She completed medical school at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham, where she also completed residency training in obstetrics and gynecology. She recently completed a three-year fellowship (additional specialty surgical training) in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham.  She moved her practice from Tupelo, MS to the UCA Women’s Center in 2019.

Dr. Farmer is a native of Vicksburg. He received his undergraduate degree from Mississippi College and his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. Dr. Farmer completed his general surgery and urology residencies at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, both in Jackson. Dr. Farmer joined Urology Associates in 1997.  Dr. Farmer is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Farmer is a member of the American Urological Association and the Mississippi State Medical Association. Dr. Farmer has hospital privileges at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo and Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth.
Target Audience:
This activity is intended for internal medicine, family medicine and primary care physicians and advance practice clinicians.

Learner outcome(s):
1)  Self-report knowledge gain related to evidence based guidelines for providing risk factor identification and implementation of preventive care in the primary care setting.
2)  Self-report knowledge gain of important pathophysiology concepts common to the care of patients using pharmaceuticals, describe the pharmacology of common medications, select the proper pharmacotherapeutics based on clinical presentation and incorporate evidence-based changes into practice.

Medium / combination of media used:

This activity consists of an educational component (slides, audio lecture) in an electronic format, followed by an online post-test and participant self-reflection / declaration of learning.  Estimated time to complete this activity, including review of materials is 75 minutes.

Required method of participation in the learning process: 

1.    Review activity information and completion requirements.
2.    View video. Estimated time = 55:00 minutes
3.    View support materials if applicable.  Estimated time = 0 mins
4.    Complete evaluation and learner assessment tool.  Estimated time = 20 mins         
Total time for completion:  75 mins/1.25 hour(s)     
Faculty Disclosure:  Drs. Parden and Farmer have indicated that there are no disclosures to be made regarding this presentation. Each member of the planning committee for this activity has indicated they have no actual or potential conflicts of interest to disclose. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationship(s) to disclose.

Commercial Support:
This activity is fully funded by the NMMC CME Program and is not supported by any commercial support monies.

Continuing Medical Education Credit (Physician):
North Mississippi Medical Center is accredited by the Mississippi State Medical Association to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians. 
NMMC designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Credit (APC):
NMMC is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  This activity has been approved for 1.25 contact hour.   CE# 00192-EDII-989 (60 minutes = 1.0 contact hour)