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Schwartz Rounds Conferences
February 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
UNC, in the Schwartz Rounds program since 2004, continues to offer an open forum for healthcare providers to openly discuss the social and emotional challenges they face in caring for patients and families and in supporting one another. In contrast to traditional medical rounds, the focus is empathy, compassion and the power of human interaction. Providers have an opportunity to share their experiences, thoughts and feelings on thought-provoking topics drawn from actual patient cases. Panelists from diverse disciplines participate in the sessions, including physicians, nurses, social workers, psychologists, allied health professionals and chaplains. Attendees are invited to share their own perspectives on the case itself or on the broader themes represented. The conference, with varied announced topics, is held once a month from September through May. The Rounds are open to all members of the UNC health care system.
As of September 2022, Schwartz Round Conferences will be held Hybrid. Please feel free to attend in person within the Cancer Hospital: Conference Room 1. If you plan on attending in person, please RSVP with Raven Byrd via email . Food will be provided for those attending in person. If you plan on attending virtually, please use the webinar link below.
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The School of Medicine of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only those hours of credit actually spent in the educational activity.
To receive credit for this activity, you must have a CME profile with UNC CPD. To check if you have a CME profile, go to www.med.unc.edu/cpd and click on the transcript link, then attempt to log in. If you don’t have a CME profile, or can’t access it, please contact Doug Hudson at firstname.lastname@example.org. You will not receive credit without a CME profile.
Disclosures: This activity is planned and implemented under the sole supervision of Frances Collichio, MD, in association with the Office of Continuing Professional Development (UNC CPD). The course director and CPD staff have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME.