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Professional Development

FREE CME/CE WEBINAR

Spirituality in Medicine, an Educator's Perspective.
Faculty: Mikhail Kogan, MD
Moderator: Amy Locke, MD
Thursday, February 19, 2015
12 - 1 p.m. ET

Jointly sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Department of Medicine,
Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health and
the The Consortium (CAHCIM)
To participate in this call please use the following information.

Access Number: 1-712-432-0075
Participant Pass Code: 854892#

Slides will be available prior to the call on the Consortium website Members Only section.

For Dr. Mikhail Kogan, Medical Director of the GW Center for Integrative Medicine, the practice of medicine, much like the rest of his life, has been a journey of great distance across many cultures, with valuable new learning and different perspectives coming at every step along the way. Born in Moscow, Dr. Kogan emigrated with his family while still in his teen years, first to Israel and then to the United States, where he obtained his medical degree from the Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He followed a Primary Care and Social Medicine Track Residency in Internal Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in New York City, and a Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine at The George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., which led to his joining the faculty there as an assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care. In addition to multiple research and teaching responsibilities at the GW Medical Center, Dr. Kogan currently serves as Associate Director of the Geriatrics Fellowship program and provides geriatric consultations at George Washington University Hospital.

To receive CME/CE credit - send an email to info@imconsortium.org confirming your attendance on the call and an evaluation will be sent back to you. Complete the evaluation and return it to info@imconsortium.org and your CME/CE credit will be issued by Vanderbilt University within 3-4 weeks.

CME Credit
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and CAHCIM. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Credit
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is approved by American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this educational activity for 1.0 credit towards the continuing education for psychologists.


FEBRUARY MENTAL HEALTH CONFERENCE CALL
Evaluation & Treatment of Over- and Under-Methylation in the Psychiatric Population
Wednesday, February 18, 8pm EST
Speaker: William Walsh, PhD

BIOGRAPHY - William Walsh, Ph.D., is president of the non-profit Walsh Research Institute (near Chicago) and prolific scientist of nutrient-based psychiatry.  His book, Nutrient Power (2012), is the result of his more than 30 years of research and clinical experience.  Dr. Walsh has authored more than 200 scientific articles and reports, and has five patents.  He presented a workshop on Chemical Biotypes of Depression and Individualized Nutrient Therapies at the 167th American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, New York, New York, May 6, 2014.  He directs an international physician-training program.
Call in # (US): 712-432-0900
Canada: 559-546-1400 (call this number first and then use above number)
Passcode: 736325#
Can't make it? Upon completion of the conference call, the audio track will be available for listening or downloading on www.intpsychiatry.com

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