Accreditation Information

CME

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professionalism

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 3.25 hours of participation.

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss up-to-date methods of diagnosis and management through the study of current literature
  • Identify Ophthalmic topics that affect the Commonwealth
  • Summarize the differences in on-call communication preferences between Ophthalmology attending physicians and residents physicians
  • Compare Ophthalmology resident on-call trends and pathology over the past three years
  • Discuss patient perspective when considering resident physician involvement in cataract surgery

 

Target Audience

Physicians, Clinical Laboratroy Technicians, Clinical Researchers, Medical Assistants, Medical Technicians, Surgical Technicians, Students interested in Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology Residents, Ophthalmology Interns and Retina, Glaucoma and Plastic Fellows. 

Faculty Disclosure

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of Kentucky are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.