Best Practices for Clinical Care in the World Trade Center Health Program – Webinar Series
The World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program presents a free webinar series to highlight best practices in the diagnosis and treatment of 9/11-related conditions. This is an effort to promote and maintain high quality medical care within the Program.
Each webinar in this “Best Practices for Clinical Care” series is based on a peer-reviewed paper that was published in the Archives of Environmental & Occupational Health.
Webinar presenters include clinicians affiliated with the WTC Health Program, including those employed either by the WTC Health Program Clinical Centers of Excellence (CCEs), the WTC Health Registry of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, or the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
The views expressed in these Best Practices webinars do not necessarily reflect the official policies or views of the Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), or NIOSH; nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Continuing Education credit is available for select webinars.
Tracking diseases related to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001
November 30, 2023, from 12pm-1pm ET
The World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program invites you to the 2nd of 13 upcoming webinars on clinical best practices in relation to 9/11-related care: Tracking diseases related to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001
This next webinar will:
- Describe methods of tracking 9/11-related illnesses despite no public health disease reporting requirements specifically mentioning 9/11;
- Describe the 9/11-exposed cohorts that are utilized to identify health effects possibly related to 9/11 exposures; and
- Discuss efforts to track the health experience of 9/11-exposed cohorts, including record linkages to various data registries (e.g., statewide cancer registries and the National Death Index).
Free Continuing Education Credits will be available.
Geoffrey M. Calvert, MD, MPH, FACP.
Dr. Calvert is the Associate Director for Clinical Quality at the WTC Health Program.
The WTC Health Program: An Introduction to Best Practices
Recorded: October 12, 2023
The WTC Health Program invites you to the first of 13 upcoming seminars on clinical best practices in relation to 9/11-related care.
This first seminar:
- briefly reviewed the events of September 11, 2001,
- described the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program and the eligibility requirements for Program enrollment, and
- explained the process for identifying the high-quality Clinical Practice Guidelines that will be profiled in subsequent seminars.
Free Continuing Education credits are available.
Geoffrey M. Calvert, MD, MPH, FACP, is the Associate Director for Clinical Quality at the WTC Health Program.
Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)
This enduring activity is designed to increase knowledge and change competency of clinical practices and strategies.
To receive continuing education (CE) for SCWCWD4740: Best Practices for Clinical Care in the World Trade Center Health Program please visit Training and Continuing Education Online (TCEO) and follow these 9 Simple Steps before October 12, 2025.
- Complete the activity
- Complete the Evaluation at www.cdc.gov/GetCE
- Pass the posttest at 75% at www.cdc.gov/GetCE
You can visit TCEO to evaluate this educational activity, receive a certificate, or to print an ongoing transcript of all of your TCEO activities. You can also search courses using key terms related to the WTC Health Program.
FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.