SAFEST Choice Learning Collaborative- Pediatric Cohort 3 Introduction to FASDs- 9/11/2023
Thank you for attending Pediatric ECHO session on September 11, 2023. Once logged in, please click on "Take Course" on the right-hand side and your enrollment will be recorded. You will be prompted to claim your credit on the following page.
PCPs participating in the ECHO Pediatric Program will demonstrate increased knowledge of the clinical signs and symptoms of FASD and options for screening children and adolescents for FASD.
PCPs participating in the ECHO Pediatric Program will demonstrate increased self-efficacy in addressing the needs of children and adolescents with suspected or diagnosed FASD and their families, including patient education, shared decision making and referrals to community resources.
PCPs participating in the ECHO Pediatric Program will report increased use of appropriate methods of identifying and addressing suspected FASD in children and adolescents and their families.
Primary Care Physicians, Specialty physicians, Psychologists, Physician assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
Participants will be able to:
- Describe the association between alcohol use and prenatal alcohol exposure with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
- Explain the spectrum, prevalence, and characteristics of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs)
Curriculum and Faculty Members
Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH PI, Course Director, Instructor
Jacqueline S. German, MPH Program Director
Marilyn Augustyn, MD, MPH BMC Co-Investigator and Core Faculty
Vincent C. Smith, MD, MPH BMC Co-Investigator and Core Faculty
Donna Beers, MSN, RN-BC, CARN Nurse Planner
Amy Harlowe, MPhil Project Coordinator
Enid Watson, MDiv Site PI, Core Faculty and Advisory Board Member
Sara Messelt Co-Principal Investigator and Site PI for Proof Alliance and the MN CoHub
Kendra Gludt, MPH Program Manager, Core Faculty
Sarah Brown, MPH Team Member
Amelia Burgess, MD, MPH Proof Alliance Core Faculty
Mary Jo Spencer, CNP, APRN, MPH Nurse Planner, Faculty Member
Diane Banigo, DNP, APRN, CNM Nurse Planner, Faculty Member
Yasuko Yamamura, MD Core Faculty Member
In support of improving patient care, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Contact Hours: 1.25, of which 0 are eligible for pharmacology credit.
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this course receive 1.25 general continuing education credits.
Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.
The Department’s approval of a provider of continuing education does not constitute the Department’s endorsement of the content, positions or practices that may be addressed in any specific continuing education course offered by the approved provider.
- 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.25 ANCC
- 1.25 APAThis activity is being co-sponsored by the Boston University Gerontology Center and Boston University School of Medicine. The Boston University Gerontology Center is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Boston University Gerontology Center maintains responsibility for the program.
- 1.25 Social Work (ACE)
- 1.25 Participation