Exploring Clinical Application of Botanical Medicine - CME Evaluation
This course is designed for physicians (internal medicine, family medicine, endocrinologists, general medicine, and OB-GYN), pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare professionals interested in learning about the advancements of preventative and anti-aging medicine.
Upon completion of this module, the participants will:
- Discuss the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act as it relates to herbals and gain a thorough understanding of dietary supplement claims and legality
- Examine botanical extract including mechanism of action, application in conditions and potential interactions
- Evaluate the act of dosing and combining botanicals with nutrients and rationale with drug therapy
- Examine charts for herb drug interaction, along with monographs and studies to be provided for the learner
- Describe dosage forms (tinctures, topicals, teas, capsules, standardization and extraction methodologies)
This activity has been 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 George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.