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CME

Neurology Grand Rounds: Mass Psychogenic Illness — Past & Present

Location: Zoom

Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Time: 7:30–8:30 a.m.

Contact: Bridgette Roberts

About the Event

In this installment of Neurology Grand Rounds, Daniel Freedman, D.O., presents “Mass Psychogenic Illness — Past and Present.” Freedman is an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology at Dell Medical School.

For more information email Bridgette Roberts.

Objectives:

By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  1. Review thehistory of mass psychogenic illness
  2. Discuss experimental models of induced psychosomatic symptoms
  3. Explore MPI in the present era of social media, pandemics and other stressors

Target Audience

Primary: Neurologists, neuroscientists, nurses, residents, medical students

Secondary: Other health care professionals

Attributes/Competencies

This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient Care and Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, and Systems-based Practice
  • IOM: Provide patient-centered care, Work in Interdisciplinary Teams, Employ Evidence-Based Practice, Apply quality Improvement and Utilize Informatics
  • IECC: Values/Ethics for Interprofessional Practice, Roles/Responsibility, Interprofessional Communication, Teams and Teamwork

Speaker Disclosure

Freedman, speaker for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Planner Disclosure

William Schwartz, M.D.; Steve Roach, M.D.; Kent Ellington, M.D.; Emily Ramirez, D.O.; Mary Kelley, D.O.; Bridgette Roberts; and Jason Camarillo, planners of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

The CME Advisory Committee, reviewers of this educational activity, have no relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.