Activity Information and Completion Requirements

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TITLE:  Pediatric Update: Obesity and Diabetes (Pharmacology)
CME Credit: 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™          CE credit: 1.25   
CE# : 00192-EDII-986
Activity EM Approval Date: 1/1/2020
CE Review / Reapproval Date: 12/1/2020         CE Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
Presented by:   Vernon Rayford, MD, PharmD and Lisa Gaye Thomas, MD, FAAP
Dr. Vernon Rayford received his bachelor's degree in phamaceutical sciences and a doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Mississippi.  He completed his medical degree at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and a residency in internal medicine /pediatrics at Harvard Medical School - Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Rayford sees adults and children.

Dr. Thomas is an Assistant Professor in Pediatric Critical Care at University of Mississippi Medical Center.  She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. 
Target Audience:
This activity is intended for internal medicine, family medicine and primary care physicians and APCs.

Learner outcome(s):

Self-report knowledge gain related to guideline recommendations / standards of care for the recognition, diagnosis, treatment and pharmacologic management of patients presenting to the primary care setting during early childhood and adolescence.


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.


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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 seventy-five minutes.
Required method of participation in the learning process: 
1.    Review activity information and completion requirements.
2.    View video. Estimated time = 55 minutes
3.    View support materials if applicable.  Estimated time = 00 mins
4.    Complete evaluation and learner assessment tool.  Estimated time = 20 mins    Total time for completion:  75 mins/1.25 hour(s)     
                 
Faculty Disclosure:  Dr. Vernon Rayford and Dr. Lisa Gaye Thomas 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-986 (60 minutes = 1.0 contact hour)

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