The first vaccines to combat COVID-19 will soon be widely distributed in our state, and many Tennesseans have questions and concerns. To assist our fellow physicians and clinicians, TMA partnered with the Tennessee Department of Health to create and make available a CME class focusing on the science and types of technology of the new COVID-19 vaccines.
Who should attend? This course is for physicians and any other medical professional Course Objectives:
Know the science behind the vaccine, including safety and risks
Address best practices for dealing with people who are vaccine hesitant
Ability to address mis-information, conspiracies and rumors of dangers
Disclosures: The following planners or speakers have no financial relationship to disclose: Dr. Michelle Fiscus Beth Lentchner Kathleen Caillouette
The following speaker had a financial relationship or disclosure that has been resolved in relation to their presentation: Dr. C. Buddy Creech Consultant Astellas, Horizon Pharma, Adaptive Biotechnologies, and Vir Biotechnologies Principal Investigator Moderna and Janssen Phase 3 COVID vaccine trials Release Date: 12/21/2020 Expiration Date: 12/21/2023 Commercial Support: No commercial support was used in creating this educational activity.
CREDIT INFORMATION: The Tennessee Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Tennessee Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (Enduring) This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Tennessee Medical Association. Tennessee Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Tennessee Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.