Overview

This program is aimed to educate caregivers of assessment, treatments, outcomes, mortality, and morbidity in neonates with respiratory distress, improve staff understanding of interventions based on AAP guidelines, and aid in decision making for infants born in rural communities throughout South-Central Texas.

Speakers

Christina Stine, MD, RD

Neonatologist, Methodist Children's Hospital, Texas View Full Bio

Accreditation

Physicians

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 1.00 hour of AOA Category 2A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of North Texas Health Science Center, and Methodist Children's Hospital. The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Medical knowledge

IOM Competencies

  • Employ evidence-based practice

Acknowledgement

This activity is jointly provided by the University of North Texas Health Science Center and Methodist Children's Hospital.