Overview

This one day program is specifically developed for all healthcare professionals treating women in their practice.  The focus for the inaugural symposium is on the opioid epidemic and its effect on women before, during and after pregnancy.

Registration Fee  $95
Student Registration Fee  $45
JPS Health Network & UNTHSC Employees and Providers  $45 


Speakers are still being confirmed.  Site will be updated as confirmations are received.

 

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Speakers

Manda Hall, MD


Associate Commissioner Community Health Improvement Division Title V Maternal & Child Health Medical Director Texas Department of State Health Services Austin, Texas
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Karen Hearod, LSCW


SAMHSA Regional Administrator Region VI Dallas, Texas
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Kurt Kleinschmidt, MD, FACMT, DABAM


Professor of Emergency Medicine Division Chief and Program Director for Medical Toxicology UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, Texas
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Lisa Cleveland, PhD, RN, CPNP, IBCLC, NTMNC


Assistant Professor Office of Faculty Affairs and Diversity UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing San Antonio, Texas
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Suzie Aldous, MBA, BSN, RN


NICU & NAS Program Director Baptist Medical Center San Antonio, Texas
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Michelle Owens, MD


Associate Professor Vice-Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson, Mississippi
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Kollier Hinkle, MD


Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology Assistant Dean for Clinical Education Associate Professor Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology UNT Health Science Center Fort Worth, Texas
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Brad Fitzwater, MD


Medical Director Substance Use Disorders Unit Texas Health & Human Services Commission Austin, Texas
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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 8 hour of AOA Category 2A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Ethics/Professional Responsibility

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth Office of Professional and Continuing Education has determined that this CME activity satisfies the Texas Medical Board’s standard, annual ethics/professional responsibility requirement.

 

Nurses 

UNT Health Science Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides up to 8 contact hours.

 

Certified Nurse Midwives
Accreditation in process

 

Physical Therapists

UNT Health Science Center is accredited by Texas Physical Therapy Association, Provider 1810035TX. This activity is approved for 8 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.

For successful completion, a participant must attend the program, complete the evaluation, and request credit online at conclusion of the activity.

The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.

 

Social Workers 

This activity is approved for a maximum of 8 Clock Hours for Social Workers.

 

Licensed Professional Counselors

Texas LPC CEU

University of North Texas Health Science Center is an approved provider, number 2022, by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. This activity is approved for 8 CEU credits/8 clock hours.

 

Certified Public Health Professionals 

This activity is approved for 8 credit(s) accepted by the National Board of Public Health Examiners' Certified Public Health (CPH) recertification program.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center certifies this activity for 8 hours of participation.

 

Pharmacists
Accreditation in process 

 

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge 

 

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.

Acknowledgement

In collaboration with JPS Health Network.