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DRS 2018 Annual Meeting Registration

 Export to Your Calendar 3/14/2018
When: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
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Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
202 E. Pratt St
Baltimore, Maryland  21202
United States
Contact: DRS Headquarters
888-775-7361


Online registration is available until: 2/22/2018
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DRS 2018 Annual Meeting

Overview and Intended Audience

This meeting is designed for a variety of clinicians, researchers, resident physicians, fellows and students from a wide range of disciplines including gastroenterology,
neurology, otolaryngology, radiology, speech-language pathology, nutrition, biomedical engineering, dentistry, pediatrics, psychology and basic sciences, who take
care of patients with swallowing disorders, including aspiration, and/or conduct research on patients with swallowing disorders.

Course Format

Different formats were chosen, based on the target audience for that particular activity. For example, didactic lectures were chosen for disseminating an established set of new information that needed to be conveyed to the entire membership in a uniform manner. For areas of controversy, a point-counterpoint discussion between thought leaders with divergent viewpoints were developed, with time for input by the audience. Akin to this, each session is moderated by an expert that will be directing questions to the panel and integrating responses from the participants to stimulate in-depth discussion at the end of each section. Using these varied educational methods will increase the likelihood of achieving the objectives and desired results.

CME Accreditation and Credit Designation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and the Dysphagia Research Society. Cine-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The breakdown of CEUs is as follows:

Post-Gradutate Course: This course is offered up to 0.7 ASHA CEUs (Advanced Level: Professional Area)

Annual Meeting: This course is offered up to 2.1 ASHA CEUs (Advanced level; Professional Area). An annual ASHA CE Registry fee is required to register ASHA CEUs. The approved CEU count will be listed on the registration site and society website as it becomes available.

CE Registry fees are paid by the participant directly to the ASHA National Office. The annual ASHA CE Registry fee allows registration of an unlimited number of ASHA CEUs for the calendar year. Visit www.asha.org/ce/CEUs/CERegistryfee/ for CE Registry fee subscription information.

 

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