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About the conference

Presented by the University of Wisconsin Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, and Meriter Hospital (an affiliated hospital where many of our UW faculty practice), the goal of this one-day educational activity is to update primary care providers in indications they may encounter as they relate to head and neck surgery. Using a disease-oriented approach the program will cover a broad spectrum of common otolaryngological problems.

Intended Audience and Scope of Practice
The intended audience for this activity consists of primary care physicians and physician assistants.

Elements of Competence
This activity will focus on patient/clinical care and medical knowledge, two of the six competencies embraced by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.


Statement of Accreditation
Meriter Hospital is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA/PRA Designation Statement
Meriter Hospital designated this live educational activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1™ credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure
It is the policy of Meriter Hospital that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CME staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentations. Detailed disclosures will be made at the activity.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Meriter Hospital seeks to make this conference accessible to all. If you have a disability, which might require special accommodations, please contact Delight Hensler at (608) 263-0192. Copyright © 2016 The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System