Grand Rounds

CME Information

Statement of Need:
Physicians and health care practitioners are challenged with staying abreast of the latest developments in medicine and the constraints of demanding workloads. The need exists for a platform for physicians to attend high quality lectures on developments in medicine, ask questions and network with peers (colleagues and specialists) to promote interdisciplinary collaborations for improved patient care.

Target Audience:
Professionals across the healthcare spectrum including physicians, pharmacists, nurses, medical educators, students and other healthcare providers.

Course Objectives: 
At the conclusion of this interdisciplinary grand rounds series, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify key factors and challenges in addressing a variety of health needs
  2. Discuss the impact this expanded knowledge has on their ability to diagnose or assess the patient
  3. Identify the benefits the gained knowledge has on developing a multidisciplinary approach to patient care.

CME Accreditation: 
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 Weill Cornell Medical College and Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar. Weill Cornell Medical College is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Weill Cornell Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Category 1) as defined by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners-Accreditation Department and is approved for a maximum of 1 hour.

Faculty Disclosure: 
It is the policy of Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar to adhere to ACCME Essential Areas, Policies, and Standards for Commercial Support in order to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored programs. All faculty participating in sponsored programs are expected to disclose to the audience any potential, apparent, or real conflict of interest related to their contribution to the activity, and any discussions of off-label or investigational uses of any commercial products or devices not yet approved in the United States. All disclosures will be made to attendees prior to each presentation.