Accreditation Information

Direct Accreditation:

Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Boston University School of Medicine 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.

Objectives

1) Discuss clinical complications and errors
2) Modify behavior and judgement based on previous clinical experiences
3) Prevent repetition of errors leading to complications

Target Audience

Department of Surgery Faculty, Surgery Residents, medical students and advanced care practitioners

Faculty Disclosure

Faculty, Planning Committee and CME Administrator disclosure statement:

David McAneny, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Kei Suzuki, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Na Eun Kim, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

F. Thurston Drake, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Michael Cassidy, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Praveen Sridhar, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Spencer Wilson, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Donald Hess, Course Director, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Jennifer Tseng MD, Co-Course Director, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Sakina Flint, Program Manager, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Faculty disclosure of off-label use:

Faculty members do not plan on discussing unlabeled/investigational uses of a commercial product.

Faculty disclosure policy:

Boston University School of Medicine asks all individuals, and their spouses/partners, involved in the development and presentation of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) activities to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. This information is disclosed to CME activity participants prior to the start of the educational activity. Boston University School of Medicine has procedures to resolve all conflicts of interest. In addition, faculty members are asked to disclose when any unapproved use of pharmaceuticals and devices is being discussed.