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 activityfor 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.



1) Identify key needs within academic medical centers in the context of a rapidly changing healthcare environment.
2) Define core areas of expertise of general internists that are relevant to academic medical centers of the future.
3) Create an action plan describing their role in the academic medical center of the future

Target Audience

Internists, nurse practitioners, house officers and fellows.

Faculty Disclosure

Faculty, Planning Committee and CME Administrator disclosure statement

Jean Kutner, Speaker, receives research support from and is a consultant for DePuy and ConforMIS

Bernard Kreger, Course Director, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose

Sakina Flint, RSS Coordinator, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose

Faculty Disclosure of off-label use

Jean Kutner does 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.