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Continuing Medical Education

Quillen College of Medicine

3rd Annual Southeastern Interprofessional Education Conference

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3rd Annual Southeastern Interprofessional Education Conference


Merging Academics and Practice through the Clinical Experience.

April 20-21, 2017

Event 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Pigeon Forge, TN

About this Conference:
A multi-day conference including lectures, skits, and workshops on current trends in management of chronic illness, prevention, current treatment modalities, pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical management. Topics cover the entire patient life-span from pediatrics to geriatrics.

Thomas W. Bishop, PsyD; East Tennessee State University; Clay Graybeal, PhD, MSW, University of New England; Annette Greer, PhD, East Carolina University; Michelle Lee, PhD, RD, East Tennessee State University; Florence Myrick, PhD, MScN, C-ICN, University of Alberta; Jan Odiaga, DNP, CPNP; Rush University; Barbara Richardson, PhD, Washington State University; Teresa Stephens, PhD, MSN, East Tennessee State University; Rebecca Vogsland, DPT, OCS, International Spine & Neck Institute; Olive J. Yonge, PhD, Med, University of Alberta.

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Target Audience:
All Physicians, Pediatricians, Psychiatrists,Surgeons, Emergency Medicine, Physical Therapists, Advanced Practice Nurses, Physician Assistances, Pharmacists, Psychologists, Orthopedists, Medical Residents, Fellows and Nurses.

Overall Conference Objectives:
As a result of attending this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe new health care approaches that affect patient cost, quality of care, and patient safety.

  • Discuss the preceptor’s, faculty, and student role in interprofessional education.

  • Strategize methods of open communication between the preceptor, faculty, and student.

  • Integrate evidence based health care delivery mechanisms to promote quality outcomes across the continuum of care.

  • Implement methods to incorporate interprofessional education into practice using a variety of approaches from multiple health care disciplines.

Music Road Resort and Convention Center
303 Henderson Chapel Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863

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ETSU Students

* Beginning April 19, Only walk-in registration is available. The cost is $50.00 additional as a walk-in registrant (at the door).

*Above rates include the ANCC (Nursing) Credit Fees

Cancellation Fees:
Registration fees will be refunded, less a $50.00 administrative fee, for cancellations received in writing a minimum of 14 days prior to the activity date. No refunds will be given when the registration fee is $50.00 or less, or when a cancellation request is received less than 14 days prior to the start of the activity.  

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Call for Posters:
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Activity Director:
Christine Mullins, DNP

Educational Planner:
Marta Gouge

Marta Gouge, BS, CHCP
Educational Planner
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70572

Accreditation and Designation:

Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Up to 12.0 continuing nursing education contact hours will be offered for this conference. East Tennessee State University College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This educational event contains up to TBA pharmacology hours and may be used to fulfill your pharmacology nursing CE requirement.

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