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Department of Otolaryngology
 

CME Program Information

Continuing Medical Education


​Goals

This program addresses the needs of hearing health care professionals in updating their knowledge and skills in the field of otolaryngology and related sciences. It is directed toward otolaryngologists, audiologists and affiliated professionals.

The combined Ultimate Colorado Midwinter Meeting and the Colorado Otology - Audiology Conference offers two simultaneous sessions held throughout the week. One covers general topics for the otolaryngologist and the other in-depth topics in otology and audiology.

Attendees may elect to participate in the sessions of their choice. Lectures and panel discussions, conducted by an international faculty, will provide information to increase knowledge and competence of health care professionals and to improve quality of patient care and health outcomes.

 

Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Implement newer technology to improve outcomes in patients with single sided deafness.
  • Apply recent published evidence-based recommendations on peri-operative and post-operative care of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis to promote a thorough understanding of best practice approach to care of these patients.
  • Integrate the various aspects of the Affordable Care Act as it pertains to the practicing otolaryngologist.
  • Use evidence-based recommendations on peri-operative and post-operative care of patients with head and neck cancer with emphasis on optimal management of metastatic disease in thyroid cancer and the prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE).

 

Accreditation

The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Americans with Disabilities Act

It is the policy of University of Colorado School of Medicine not to discriminate against any person on the basis of disabilities. If you feel you need services or auxiliary aids mentioned in the ADA in order to fully participate in this continuing education activity, please email Rebecca Megill or attach a note to your registration form.