American Univesity of Beirut

Details on Continuing Medical Education Credits

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​An in-depth conversation on how different countries including Lebanon, have reacted to the disruption caused by COVID-19 and what they are doing to proactively provide sustainable solutions.

​​​​​​​​Target Audience

This webinar is designed for local, national and international physicians in all medical specialties, as well as administration staff, Hospital Executives, pharmacists, faculty members, nurses, and students.

​​​​​​​​Event Date and Time

Friday, June 12, 2020 - 6:00PM EEST (Beirut Time)

Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
  1. Identify some of the vulnerabilities exposed in the global supply chain specifically in the healthcare industry
  2. Describe some of the issues the healthcare industry is facing in terms drug shortages and healthcare materials due to COVID -19
  3. Analyze some short term solutions and long-term sustainable changes being developed for the healthcare supply chain

Activity Directors

Patrick Fitzgerald
Executive in Residence, Director of Executive MBA, and Senior Advisor to the Dean​
Suliman S. Olayan School of Business
American University of Beirut 
Beirut, Lebanon​

Ghassan Hamadeh, MD, CPE
Professor & Chair, Family Medicine
CMIO, AUB Medical Center
Executive Director, CME Office
American University of Beirut Medical Center
Beirut, Lebanon 

Fida Kanaan
Director of Executive Education, Title IX Deputy
Suliman S. Olayan School of Business
American University of Beirut
Beirut, Lebanon​

Planning Commitee

Karma Arakji
Program Manager, Executive MBA
Executive Education
Suliman S. Olayan School of Business
American University of Beirut 
Beirut, Lebanon​

Hanaa Mounzer 
Program Coordinator
Executive Education
Suliman S. Olayan School of Business
American University of Beirut 
Beirut, Lebanon​

Elissar Khodr
Project Coordinator
Executive Education
Suliman S. Olayan School of Business
American University of Beirut 
Beirut, Lebanon​​

Dalya Nehme
Projects and Events Manager
CME Office
American University of Beirut Medical Center
Beirut, Lebanon

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) through the American University of Beirut Medical Center. The Continuing Medical Education (CME) Office at AUBMC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing ​medical education for physicians.
 
The Continuing Medical Education Office at AUBMC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Faculty Disclosure

In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The AUBMC Continuing Medical Education (CME) Office requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias.​

The following faculty have indicated they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentation(s), could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

  • Anna Maria Abi Rashed
  • Karma Arakji Al Jaroudi
  • Victor Araman
  • Patrick Fitzgerald
  • Assaad Eid
  • Ghassan Hamadeh, MD
  • Rola Kaakeh
  • Fida Kanaan
  • Elissar Khodr
  • Hanaa Mounzer
  • Dalya Salem Nehme

CME Certificate

The evaluation and the ability to claim CME credits will be available online approximately 7 working days after the event. An e-mail from AUBMC CME Office will be sent to you with instructions for claiming AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, and you will have 30 days following the activity to claim credits. 

Important Notes: The same e-mail address which was used for registration and where you receive the e-mail and instructions from AUBMC CME Office will need to be used in order to claim credits.

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