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.

Risk Management
This program meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for risk management study.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the death certification conference, participants will be able to:

1. determine a more precise cause and manner of death;

2. decrease his/her turnaround time for finalizing cases.

Target Audience

Medical examiners

Faculty Disclosure

Faculty, Planning Committee and CME Administrator disclosure statement:

Richard Atkinson, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Marie Cannon, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Mindy Hull, Speaker and Course Director,  has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Katherine Lindstrom, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Faryl Sandler, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Anand Shah, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Kimberley Springer, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

William Zane, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Rebecca Dedrick, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Maria Capó-Martinez, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Robert Welton, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Christina Stanley, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Irini Scordi-Bello, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Adebola Yakubu-Owolewa, Speaker, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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

Faculty disclosure of off-label use:

Faculty member does 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.