Airway, Digestive, and Mental Health Comorbidities in WTC Responders and Survivors - WD2809

Nomi Levy-Carrick, MD, MPhil; Michael Crane, MD, MPH; David J. Prezant, MD; Joan Reibman, MD
CE Expiration Date: 3/1/2021

Back to Course List Proceed

Program Description

The goal of this activity is to understand the medical and mental health comorbidities found in 9/11 responders and survivors.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify the groups of individuals affected by the 9/11 terrorist attack and environmental disaster and their range of exposures
  2. Describe acute and longer-term aerodigestive and mental health impacts on populations exposed to the WTC disaster
  3. Describe the benefits of a patient-centered, multidisciplinary program in managing 9/11 exposure-related medical and mental health comorbidities
  4. Identify groups of individuals affected by the 9/11 terrorist attacks and describe the benefits of patient-centered care

Faculty/Credentials

Nomi Levy-Carrick, MD, MPhil

Nomi Levy-Carrick, MD, MPhil

Assistant Professor, New York University School of Medicine; Mental Health Director, World Trade Center Environmental Health Center, New York, New York

Michael A. Crane, MD, MPH

Michael A. Crane, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Director, World Trade Center Health Program Clinical Center, New York, New York

David J. Prezant, MD

David J. Prezant, MD

Professor of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Chief Medical Officer, Co-Director, WTC Health Program, New York City Fire Department, New York, New York

Joan Reibman, MD

Joan Reibman, MD

Medical Director, Health and Hospitals Corporation WTC Environmental Health Center; Professor, Departments of Medicine and Environmental Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York

Origination Date

March 1, 2017

Renewal Date

March 1, 2019

Expiration Date

March 1, 2021

URL:

https://www.cdc.gov/wtc/training_comorbidities.html

Target Audience

Administrators, Licensed practical/ vocational nurses, MDs, Medical assistants, Medical students, Nurse practitioners, Nurse technicians, Other health educators, Pharmacists, Pharmacy technicians, Physician assistants, Program managers, and Registered nurses.

Format

Internet Enduring- (WD) Web-on-demand (on-demand streaming)

Contact Information

World Trade Center Health Program
202-245-0625

Accreditation Statements

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring material for a maximum of (0.75) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides (0.5) contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer (0.1) CEU's for this program.

Logo for Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education with 4 letters in a simple square, A and C on top, P and E on bottomCPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive (0.05) CEUs in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-0000-19-111-H04-P

Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-based.

Once credit is claimed, an unofficial statement of credit is immediately available on TCEOnline. Official credit will be uploaded within 60 days on the NABP/CPE Monitor.

Disclosure

In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, content experts, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters with the exception of Dr. Joan Reibman and she wishes to disclose that she is a Consultant for Astra Zeneca and is affiliated with Novartis. The CDC planning committee discussed conflict of interest with Dr. Joan Reibman to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Medscape, LLC are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)

In order to receive continuing education (CE) for WD2809-Airway, Digestive, and Mental Health Comorbidities in WTC Responders and Survivors please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before 3/1/2021

  • Study the educational content online or printed out.
  • Complete the activity
  • Complete the Evaluation at TCEOnline
  • Pass the posttest at 75% at TCEOnline

FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

Hardware/Software Requirements

To access activities, users will need:

  • A computer with an Internet connection.
  • Internet Explorer 8.x or higher, the latest versions of Firefox or Safari, or any other W3C standards compliant browser.
  • Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML5 capable browser may be required for video or audio playback.
  • Occasionally other additional software may be required such as PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Back to Course List Proceed