Weiss-Kaufman Self-Assessment On-line Course

CME Release Date: June, 2015

CO-COURSE DIRECTORS

Andrea J. Weiss, MD and David M. Kaufman, MD

Description:

For physicians, there is new maintenance of certification (MOC) requirements.  This self-assessment module helps you meet these new standards.

 

As part of recertification requirements, physicians must now participate in Maintenance of Certification Program (MOC) activities like this one to cultivate a focus on lifelong learning and competency throughout one’s profession. This module helps you hone in on clinical and practice management skills that are central to quality patient care and improved outcomes for patients with substance use disorders.

 

The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) has reviewed the Kaufman Psychiatry Self-Assessment Module and has approved this program as part of a comprehensive self-assessment program, which is mandated by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) as a necessary component of maintenance of certification.

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the presentation of psychiatric disorders
  • Diagnose and treat patients with psychiatric disorders

 

Target Audience:

The target audience for this module is psychiatrists.

Faculty:

Merrill S. Herman, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center – Bronx, NY

David M. Kaufman, MD
Professor, Department of Neurology
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center – Bronx, NY

John M. Kenny, MD
JSA Health Telepsychiatry
Houston, TX

Louise Ruberman, MD
Program Director
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center – Bronx, NY

Bruce J. Schwartz, MD
Deputy Chairman and
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry &
Behavioral Sciences
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center – Bronx, NY

Andrea J. Weiss, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center – Bronx, NY

Stephen E. Nicolson, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Adult Psychiatry Consult Service
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Accreditation Statement:

Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this internet activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Pricing:

$50 if participant has attended a Kaufman Course

$100 if the participant has not attended a Kaufman Course

 

For Further Information or Assistance:

Please contact Marilyn Sasso, Project Coordinator at The Center for Continuing Medical Education, 3301 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467 Montefiore Medical Center.  Phone: 718-920-6674 or e-mail: msasso@montefiore.org.

This is a 100 question exam.

There are two types of assessment modes available in this program.

In review mode, answers and explanations are provided immediately after answering each question.

In live exam mode your choices will automatically be tracked and saved to your profile.

(CME Certificate will only be issued if the assessment is completed and submitted in the LIVE EXAM MODE)

Purchase RegistrationMember Log In

“I am actually excited to study for my boards now”
“Dr. Kaufman is an excellent neurologist and speaker. He cleared the chaos in my brain!”
“I would recommend this course to everyone.”
“High Yield – Two thumbs up”
“Dr. Sparr was excellent- took an intimidating subject and made it understandable.”
“ I passed part I with flying colors. It was no surprise that I did so well on the Neurology (90%). I think everyone should take Dr. Kaufman’s course.”
“Top Flight – Great Instructors”
“Dr. Weiss is a great speaker and teacher. She is enthusiastic and clearly puts a lot into her presentations”
“Fabulous”
“I am more thoughtful and more strategic in my patient assessments.”