TEST live paid webinar

Course info

 

Target Audience

  • Hospital administrators faculty
  • Program directors
  • Clerkship directors
  • Practicing surgeons

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner should be able to describe different methods for effective intraoperative teaching.

 

Contact

  • If you have any questions about the course, please contact 
  • For any technical questions, please contact us at learning@facs.org.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Completion
Course opens: 
05/15/2024
Course expires: 
05/20/2024

Disclosure Information

In accordance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Surgeons must ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity (planners and speakers/authors/discussants/moderators) has disclosed all financial relationships with any commercial interest (termed by the ACCME as “ineligible companies”, defined below) held in the last 24 months (see below for definitions). Please note that first authors were required to collect and submit disclosure information on behalf all other authors/contributors, if applicable.

Ineligible company

The ACCME defines an “ineligible company” as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services used on or consumed by patients. Providers of clinical services directly to patients are NOT included in this definition.

Financial Relationships

Relationships in which the individual benefits by receiving a salary, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee, honoraria, ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options or other ownership interest, excluding diversified mutual funds), or other financial benefit.  Financial benefits are usually associated with roles such as employment, management position, independent contractor (including contracted research), consulting, speaking and teaching, membership on advisory committees or review panels, board membership, and other activities from which remuneration is received, or expected.  

Conflict of Interest

Circumstances create a conflict of interest when an individual has an opportunity to affect CME content about products or services of an ineligible company with which he/she has a financial relationship.

The ACCME also requires that ACS manage any reported conflict and eliminate the potential for bias during the educational activity.  Any conflicts noted below have been managed to our satisfaction. The disclosure information is intended to identify any commercial relationships and allow learners to form their own judgments. However, if you perceive a bias during the educational activity, please report it on the evaluation. 

Speaker and Moderator Disclosures

Paula Ferrada, MD, FACS, FCCM, MAMSE  - Nothing to Disclose
Jeffrey B. Matthews, MD, FACS, MAMSE  - Nothing to Disclose
Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD, PhD, FACS, MAMSE  - J&J: Consultant, Consultant fees; Applied Medical: Consultant, Consultant fees; Beckton Dickinson: Primary investigator, Research support; Intuitive Surgical: Primary investigator, Research support 

 

Program Committee Disclosures

Mohsen Shabahang, MD, PhD, FACS, MAMSE - Nothing to Disclose
Ajit Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC, FSACME, MAMSE - Nothing to Disclose
 

Continuing Medical Education Credit Information

Accreditation

The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Course Completion

To received the CME certificate, participants will need to complete the following:

  • Review all course materials
  • Course evaluation

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Certificate of Completion
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