Gastroenterology Board Review and Best Practices Course Archived Lectures: Anatomy & Physiology of the Esophagus

The Board Review in Gastroenterology course is designed for fellows and physicians in practice preparing to take the certifying or recertifying board examination and/or those who desire a comprehensive review of Gastroenterology. Nurse Practitioners/PA’s in the field of GI also find this course very useful.

Date of Original Release: October 1, 2018
Date of Credit Termination: October 1, 2021

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the anatomy and physiology of the esophagus
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 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.
  • 0.25 Completion
Course opens: 
10/01/2018
Course expires: 
10/01/2021
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In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education's Standards for Commercial Support, The George Washington University Office of Continuing Education in the Health Professions (CEHP) requires that all individuals involved in the development and presentation of CME activity content disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interest(s). CEHP identifies and resolves all conflicts of interest prior to an individual’s participation in an educational activity.

The following faculty, planners, and staff report that they have NO relevant financial relationships with commercial interest(s):

  • William Steinberg, MD (Course Director/Planner)
  • Leticia Hall (Staff)

The following faculty, planners, and staff report that they have relevant financial relationships with commercial interest(s):

Stuart Spechler, MD (Faculty)
Consultant: Interpace Diagnostics, Takeda Pharmaceuticals

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Capital Academics, Inc. 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 enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 0.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

Available Credit

  • 0.25 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.
  • 0.25 Completion
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