Research to Care Community Engagement Event on 9/11 Health - WD2991

John Howard, MD, JD; Joan Reibman, MD, PhD; Laura Crowley, MD; Mayris Webber, DrPH; Robert Lucchini, MD; Mark Farfel, ScD; Leonardo Trasande, MD; Benjamin Luft, MD; Adriana Feder, MD; Luci Ferri, PhD; David Prezant, MD
CE Expiration Date: January 9, 2022

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Program Description

The goal of this educational activity is to explain the environmental hazards associated with the 9/11 attacks and provide information about the World Trade Center Health Program.

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify immediate, short- and long-term health risks posed by exposure to disaster and/or terrorist attacks to responders and survivors
  2. Identify comorbidities most common in survivors and responders to the 9/11 World Trade Center, Pentagon, and Shanksville, Pennsylvania sites

Pharmacy Objective:

  1. Assess the healthcare status and needs of the survivors and responders from the 9/11 attacks

Faculty/Credentials

  • John Howard, MD, JD, Administrator, World Trade Center Health Program
  • Joan Reibman, MD, PhD, Director, Health and Hospitals Corporation, WTC Environmental Health Center
  • Laura Crowley, MD, Deputy Medical Director, Selikoff Centers for Occupational Health, Mt. Sinai Hospital
  • Mayris Webber, DrPH, Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Robert Lucchini, MD, Professor, Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Mark Farfel, ScD, Director, World Trade Center Health Registry
  • Leonardo Trasande, MD, Professor, Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Benjamin Luft, MD, Director, Stony Brook WTC Wellness Program
  • Adriana Feder, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Luci Ferri, PhD, Psychologist, World Trade Center Environmental Health Center, Bellevue Hospital
  • David Prezant, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Fire Department of the City of New York

Origination Date

January 9, 2018

Renewal Date

January 9, 2020

Expiration Date

January 9, 2022

Target Audience

Administrators, Nurse practitioners, CHES certified health educator, Nurse technicians, other health educators, Physicians, Pharmacists, Physician assistants, Licensed practical/vocational nurses, Registered nurses, Medical assistants, Medical students, other applicable public health professionals

Format

Enduring Material

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 live activity for a maximum of 3.0 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 3.0 CNE contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.3 CEU's for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 3.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.

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 .03 CEUs in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-0000-20-004-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.

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 3 CPH recertification credits for this program.

CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC. Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. For assistance please contact NBPHE at https://www.NBPHE.org

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, presenters, 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. Planners have reviewed content 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.

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

To receive Continuing Education (CE)

Follow these steps to earn CME/CE:

  • Read the target audience, learning objectives, and author disclosures.
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  • Complete the activity
  • Complete the Evaluation at www.cdc.gov/GetCE
  • Pass the posttest at 80% at www.cdc.gov/GetCE

FEES: There are no fees for CE.

Hardware/Software Requirements

To access activities, users will need:

  • A computer with an Internet connection.
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