Clinical Update in Correctional Medicine: What do Clinicians Need to Know in 2020?
In this session, Dr. Kendig discusses key advances in evidence-based medicine from 2020 that have practical implications for managing incarcerated patient populations in U.S. jails and prisons.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals caring for incarcerated patient populations.
After participating in this activity, clinicians should be able to:
- Detail updates in preventive medicine and infectious diseases.
- Describe new management strategies for treating chronic diseases.
- Apply new evidenced-based medicine to correctional medicine practice.
Newton E. Kendig, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Criminal Justice Health Initiative
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.
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
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- 1.00 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.
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