Pri-Med Southwest 2024

George R. Brown Convention Center

April 11–13, 2024

This activity is intended for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, pediatrics, and internal medicine.

Learning Objectives

  • Integrate new and updated guidelines, practices, therapies, and tools into your daily practice
  • Develop and implement strategies that overcome patient and clinical barriers and improve health outcomes of your patients
  • Recognize the opportunities to enhance patient quality of life, encourage healthy lifestyles, and avoid unnecessary subspecialty consults
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AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Pri-Med Institute, Brain Aneurysm Foundation, HealthSpanRX, and Miller Medical Communications. Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Pri-Med Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.00 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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Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) through the joint providership of Pri-Med Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Brain Aneurysm Foundation, HealthSpanRX, and Miller Medical Communications. Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the AANP as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider Number 040308.

Designation Statement

This activity is approved for 18.00 contact hours. AANP pharmacology credit will be awarded based on the pharmacology content of the sessions you attend.

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Taking the Dialogue to the Next Level: Facilitating Open Communication About Obesity

George R. Brown Convention Center

Friday, April 12, 2024

This activity is intended for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, pediatrics, and internal medicine.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize obesity as a serious chronic illness that requires sustained weight management to mitigate adiposity-related complications and comorbidities
  • Use appropriate, non-judgmental language when discussing obesity with patients
  • Apply motivational interviewing techniques in the clinical setting to improve clinicians’ and patients’ comfort in discussions about obesity while eliciting information about patient’s weight loss goals, motivations, and state of change
  • Employ therapeutic communication strategies to develop patient-centered treatment plans for people with obesity
  • Use a holistic, evidence-based approach to obesity management to formulate individualized treatment plans that support sustainable weight management
  • Discuss the efficacy, safety, and best prescribing practices for long-term anti-obesity medication (AOM).

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

ACCME Accredited with Commendation logo

Accreditation Statement

Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Pri-Med Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AANP

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Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) through the joint providership of Pri-Med Institute and Obesity Medicine Association. Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the AANP as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider Number 040308.

Designation Statement

This activity is approved for 1.50 contact hours. AANP pharmacology credit will be awarded based on the pharmacology content of the sessions you attend.

AAFP

Accreditation Statement

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Claim Credits

Please follow these instructions for evaluating and claiming continuing education credit for sessions you attend at this Pri-Med meeting:

  1. Scan Your Badge.

    Be sure to scan your badge once each day near the session room entrances to activate your identification for your credit award.

  2. Go to www.pri-med.com/11SWT24A/eval

    Access the online credit system to complete the evaluation and credit request process by Wednesday, April 17. Computers will not be available onsite. Pri-Med staff can assist you with the process on your mobile device if you have questions.

    • Enter your badge number and email address for identification.
    • Select the day for the sessions you attended.
    • On the session screen, identify and evaluate the sessions that you attended.
    • Confirm total credit award for each session and attest to correct total. Designate the type of credit you seek.
  3. Receive your credit.

    View and print your certificate right from the evaluation web site. Your certificate will also be posted to your Pri-Med.com account the next day.

CME/CE State Licensure Requirements

The following courses are designed to satisfy Texas CME/CE licensure requirements for Pri-Med Southwest:
  • "Alzheimer Disease in Primary Care: Early Identification and New Anti-Amyloid Treatment Options" (1 hour) is designed to satisfy CE requirements for Geriatrics (NP).

  • "Balancing Acts: A Primary Care Approach to ADHD, Depression, and Anxiety in Adolescents" (1.25 hours) is approved for Ethics and Professional Responsibility credit (MD/PA/NP).

  • "Embracing the Journey: End of Life Care Planning and Palliative Care" (1 hour) is designed to satisfy CE requirements for Geriatrics (NP).

  • "P.A.C.T.: Practical Approaches to Comprehensive Treatment of Pain: Parts 1-3" (3.5 hours) is designed to satisfy CME/CE (MD/PA/NP) requirements on Pain Management and the Prescription of Opioids and is also approved for Ethics and Professional Responsibility Credit (MD/DO).

  • "Recognizing Domestic Abuse and Child Abuse in Primary Care" (0.5 hour) is approved for Ethics and Professional Responsibility credit (MD/PA/NP).

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