Oklahoma State Medical Association and the
Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Oklahoma State Medical Association Headquarters
313 N.E. 50th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
The OSMA CME Planning Committee presents the following CME activity that addresses the use of Marijuana in Healthcare. It is the intent of the OSMA CME Planning Committee to keep all physicians and healthcare providers informed and updated on all crucial health issues affecting all patients in the State of Oklahoma. This topic is such an unknown area of use in Oklahoma. The law may change soon and it is important to update, inform, educate and prepare all medical professionals on this crucial issue.
The educational design addresses the needs and issues of all healthcare providers including physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and all other healthcare professionals.
"The Truth About Marijuana: Debunking Marijuana Myths" presented by Harold C. Urschel, MD, MMA, Chief Medical Strategist
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. – 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
After attending the activity the physician should be able to:
- Separate Marijuana facts and fiction; and
- Review of what addiction is and is not; and
- Know the impact of addiction in general and marijuana specifically has on the teenage brain and the potential long-term impacts of marijuana on IQ.
This activity is 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 Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) and the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision. The Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The OSMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
To officially receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and a CME certificate of participation, the attendee must complete the online evaluations for each presentation attended.
Faculty and Disclosures
In accordance with ACCME requirements on disclosure, CME Planning Committee, faculty and reviewers are asked to disclose any relationships with commercial interests associated with any area of medicine featured in these activities.
The OSMA has implemented a system to resolve conflicts of interest for each CME activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance, and that the content is aligned with the mission of the OSMA CME Planning Committee. Conflicts, if any, are resolved through one or more processes. All CME content in this activity was independently reviewed to ensure that it is free of commercial bias.
The OSMA Planning Committee, Faculty, Reviewers and Moderators have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Disclosures of relevant financial relationships, if applicable, will be provided to participants prior to the presentations.
"The Oklahoma State Medical Association has been surveyed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and awarded Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical education for physicians.
The ACCME accreditation seeks to assure the medical community and the public that the Oklahoma State Medical Association provides physicians with relevant, effective, practice-based continuing medical education that supports US health care quality improvements.
The ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating institutions' continuing medical education programs according to the high accreditation standards adopted by all seven ACCME member organizations. These organizations of medicine in the US are the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the Association for Hospital Medical Education, the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US, Inc."