Public Health Grand Rounds Webinars

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AAFP Accreditation: This enduring material activity, Public Health Grand Rounds, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 14 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins March 10, 2014. Term of approval is for two years from this date with the option of yearly renewal. Each webinar is approved for 1 Prescribed credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Reproductive Life Planning: A New Toolkit for Providers
Release: 6-4-2015 | Expiration: 6-4-2017 
Healthy Weight Initiatives in Rhode Island
Release: 4-2-2015 | Expiration: 4-2-2017 
Reducing Youth Suicide in Rhode Island
Release: 3-5-2015 | Expiration: 3-5-2017 
Pertussis: Clinical Review and Outbreak Management
Release: 2-5-2015 | Expiration: 2-5-2017
Emergency Medical Countermeasures Dispensing in Rhode Island:
What You Need to Know 
Release: 1-8-2015 | Expiration: 1-8-2017
Tools You Can Use to Prevent Diversion of Controlled Substances in Your Practice
Release: 12-4-2014 | Expiration: 12-4-2016 
Medication-Assisted Treatment: Thinking Beyond "Abstinence"
Release: 11-6-2014 | Expiration: 11-6-2016  
Recovery and Treatment Options
Release: 10-30-2014 | Expiration: 10-30-2016  
Understanding Addiction
Release: 10-23-2014 | Expiration: 10-23-2016  
SBIRT: the Advantages, the Unresolved, the Unknowns
Release: 10-9-2014 | Expiration: 10-9-2016  
Smoking Cessation: Best Practices for the LGBT Community
Release: 10-2-2014 | Expiration: 10-2-2016  
The Science of Addiction
Release: 9-4-2014 | Expiration: 9-4-2016 
Breastfeeding in Rhode Island: Victories, Challenges, and Opportunities
Release: 8-7-2014 | Expiration: 8-7-2016  
Occupational Health: A Primer for Primary Healthcare Providers
Release: 6-5-2014 | Expiration: 6-5-2016 
Lyme Disease, Babesiosis, and Borrelia Miyamotoi
Release: 5-1-2014 | Expiration: 5-1-2016
This activity is designated for 1.0 in Infection Control. 
Release: 4-3-2014 | Expiration: 4-3-2016
This activity is designated for 1.0 in Infection Control. 
The Face of Hepatitis B in the Pregnant Patient in Rhode Island
Release: 3-6-2014 | Expiration: 3-6-2016
Provider Strategies to Increase HPV Vaccination
Release: 2-6-2014 | Expiration: 2-6-2016
Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment: What You Need To Know About MOLST
Release: 1-2-2014 | Expiration: 1-2-2016
This activity is designated for 1.0 in End of Life/Palliative Care.
“Getting to Zero” One Patient at a Time: HIV Prevention, Screening, and Treatment in Primary Care Practices
Release: 12-5-2013 | Expiration: 12-5-2015
This activity is designated for 1.0 in Infection Control.
Understanding Pain Management: Opioid Induced Hyperalgesia and Interdisciplinary Care
Release: 11-7- 2013 | Expiration: 11-7-2015
This activity is designated for 1.0 in Opioid Pain Management/Chronic Pain Management.
The Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records: Bridging Primary Care and Public Health
Release:  6-6-2013 | Expiration:  6-6-2016
Health Impact Assessment
Release:  5-30-2013 | Expiration:  5-30-2016
Lessons Learned from Shared Decision Making: The Group Health Story
Release:  5-16-2013 | Expiration:  5-16-2016
Health Disparities: Can We Overcome?
*This session is not approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Addressing the Public Health Crisis of Suicide through Innovation in Identification: Improved Precision, Care Delivery and Redirecting Scarce Resources
Release:  4-11-2013 | Expiration:  4-11-2016
 2013 Immunization Update
Release:  4-4-2013 | Expiration:  4-4-2016
Tuberculosis and Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI) in Rhode Island: Epidemiology, Screening, and Treatment
Release:  2-7-2013 | Expiration:  2-7-2016
Quality Improvement of Asthma Care in Pediatric & Family Practice Medical Homes
Release:  12-14-2012 | Expiration:  12-14-2015
Progress in Prevention of STIs: Beyond the Latex Barrier
Release:  11-9-2012 | Expiration:  11-9-2015
Rhode Island Prescription Monitoring Program PMP - A Collaborative Effort to Reduce Deaths from Prescription Drug Overdose
Release:  10-12-2012 | Expiration:  12-12-2015
How Do We Improve Care and "Bend the Curve?"
Release:  6-30-2012 | Expiration:  6-30-2014