At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:
This activity has been designed for physicians in all specialties,
namely Allergy, Immunology, Anesthesiology, Pain Management, Cardiology,
Critical Care, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Family Practice,
Gastroenterology, Hematology / Oncology, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine
and subspecialties, Nephrology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Nursing, Ophthalmology,
Orthopaedics, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Psychology / Psychiatry,
Pulmonology, Radiology, Rheumatology, Immunology, Surgery, Urology, Wellness,
Women's Health and other Health Care Professionals. In addition to Nurses,
Nurse Practitioners, Professors, Residents, Fellows and students.
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 The
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education and the Parkinson
Study Group. The Cleveland Clinic
for Continuing Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing
medical education for physicians.
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education
designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of
their participation in the activity.
Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the
credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.
Lebanese Order of Physicians Statement:
Transformation of Medical Education in the New Era complies with the Lebanese Order of Physicians’ Continuing Medical
Faculty Disclosure Statement:
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education has
implemented a policy to comply with the current Accreditation Council for
Continuing Medical Education Standards for Commercial Support requiring
resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest. Faculty declaring a relevant
commercial interest will be identified in the activity syllabus.
Session 1: Chairs: Kamal Badr and Ramzi Sabra
Introduction to the Conference:
Medical Education: From Galen to Google
Ramzi Sabra, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education & Chairperson of Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, American University of Beirut
Kamal Badr, Professor of Medicine & Associate Dean for Medical Education, American University of Beirut