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NPA 2012 7th Annual Conference Accreditation Statement

This Live Event offers
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Program Name/Date and Location

National Physicians Alliance (NPA)
7th Annual Conference :  Leading the Way: the Next Chapter in America’s Health
November 10 & 11, 2012 – Alexandria, VA

Target Audience

Physicians, medical students, allied health professionals, and others interested in health policy.

Learning Objectives

• To develop clinical competence and health systems awareness on behalf of patients;
• To deepen physicians’ understanding of health policy implications for providers and patients;
• To broaden awareness of advocacy opportunities for physicians and local practice reforms that can address the challenges of uncontrolled health care costs and the root causes of health disparities, including disparities in oral health;
• To raise awareness among physicians regarding pervasive marketing strategies deployed by the pharmaceutical industry to influence prescribing habits
• To promote practice reform that will prioritize evidence-based treatment decisions as identified in the Top 5 Lists of the Choosing Wisely Campaign
• To fortify physicians’ discussions with experts, colleagues, and patients regarding the scope and implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of CME Outfitters, LLC and the National Physicians Alliance.  CME Outfitters, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

CME Outfitters, LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
http://npalliance.org/npa-2012-conference-accreditation-statement

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest Resolution

All conflicts of interest of any individual(s) in a position to control the content of this CME activity will be identified and resolved prior to this educational activity being provided. Disclosure about provider and faculty relationships, or the lack thereof, will be provided to the learners.

For more information/Contact information

National Physicians Alliance
888 16th St. NW, Suite 800, PMB#835
Washington, DC 20006
p. 202.420.7896
www.npalliance.org

Becky Martin, Project Manager
National Physicians Alliance (NPA)
becky.martin@npalliance.net
cell:  941/518-7051

Conference Information

Conference information and a program agenda with dates, session times,
faculty names, degrees, titles and affiliations is available at
http://npalliance.org/national-conference-nov-2012/

Registration Information

Registration information and fees are available at
http://tinyurl.com/NPA-2012-Registration

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