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Ethics Talk: Why Should Clinicians Care About Nutrition?

Learning Objectives:
At the end of this activity, you will be able to:
1. Identify key ethical values or principles at stake, as described in the program;
2. Distinguish among factors of ethical, clinical, legal, social, and cultural significance;
3. Articulate how central themes of clinical and ethical relevance in the program can influence health care practice;
4. Explain at least one way in which micro-level clinical ethics questions intersect with broader macro-level policy questions in health care.
0.5 Credit CME

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The AMA Journal of Ethics exists to help medical students, physicians and all health care professionals navigate ethical decisions in service to patients and society. The journal publishes cases and expert commentary, medical education articles, policy discussions, peer-reviewed articles for journal-based, video CME, audio CME, visuals, and more. Learn more

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to:

0.5 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program;

0.5 Self-Assessment points in the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery’s (ABOHNS) Continuing Certification program;

0.5 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program; and

0.5 Lifelong Learning points in the American Board of Pathology’s (ABPath) Continuing Certification program;

It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting MOC credit.

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Credit Designation Statement: The American Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim on the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience: Medical professionals and med students

Planning Committee:

Tim Hoff, MA, Ethics

Christy Rentmeester, PhD, Ethics

Shaun Rouser, MA, Ethics

Audiey Kao, MD, PhD, Ethics

Subject Matter Expert(s):

Jessica Fanzo, PhD, Berman Institute of Bioethics

David Katz, MD, MPH, Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center

Haley Swartz, MPP, National Consumers League

Content Reviewer(s):

Christy Rentmeester, PhD, Ethics

Shaun Rouser, MA, Ethics

Audiey Kao, MD, PhD, Ethics

Disclosure Statement: Unless noted, all individuals in control of content reported no relevant financial relationships.


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