About the Event
Join us for the next installment of Pediatric Grand Rounds featuring Jane S. Hankins, M.D., presenting “Transition to Adult Care for Sickle Cell Disease: Can We Move the Needle?” Hankins is an associate member at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Email Mary Matus to obtain the Zoom information.
By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:
- Recognize the barriers for optimal transition to adult care in sickle cell disease;
- Review best practices in transition to adult care;
- Discuss the impact of current interventions on health care transition outcomes in sickle cell disease.
- Primary: Pediatricians, pediatric subspecialists, family medicine physicians, pediatric residents
- Secondary: Nursing staff, hospital staff
This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:
- ACGME: Patient care; medical knowledge; practice-based learning and improvement; interpersonal and communications skills; professionalism; systems-based practice.
- IOM: Provide patient-centered care; work in interdisciplinary teams; employ evidence-based practice; apply quality improvement; utilize informatics.
- IECC: Interprofessional teamwork and team-based practice.
Hankins does not have relevant financial relationships or financial conflicts of interest to disclose relating to the educational content of this presentation.
The Pediatric Grand Rounds planning committee members are Nalinda Charnsangavej, M.D.; Daniel Richards, M.D.; Alexandra Bicki, M.D.; Ryan Lowery, M.D.; Ila Sehgal, D.O.; and Mary Matus. The members of the planning committee do not have relevant financial relationships to disclose relating to the educational content of this series.
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 live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.