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MGH Global Health Grand Rounds. Speaker: Adeline Boatin, MD, MPH, Global Health Fellow and Clinical Instructor in the Department of OB/GYN at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

Cervical Cancer Screening 2.0: Lessons learned from a cervical cancer screening implementation project in rural Uganda

Date
September 11, 2018
Time
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pre-registration required?
No
Registration closed?
No

Speaker:

Adeline Boatin, MD, MPH, Global Health Fellow and Clinical Instructor in the Department of OB/GYN at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

Location:

Ether Dome, MGH

The Center for Global Health provides a forum for a multidisciplinary community of global health practitioners to come together to share advances and best practices in global health. MGH Global Health Grand Rounds focuses on innovations in medical care, education, and scientific discovery that are seeking to improve the health of the most vulnerable in our global community

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

  • Recognize the global burden of cervical cancer
  • Identify existing gaps in cervical cancer screening in Uganda
  • Apply evidence-based, best practices in the design, operation, and evaluation of a cervical cancer screening program in a resource-limited setting

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for Faculty and Staff members of the Global Health Community

Course Directors:

Louise Ivers, MD, MPH, DTM&H; Geren Stone, MD, DTM&H

Accreditation:

Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program also meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in nursing at 244CMR for 1.2 contact hours.