Let the MSMS Foundation be your source to receive your mandated Michigan Board of Medicine CME
- all in one day. Friday, November 4, 8:30 am – 4:15 pm at the Sheraton Ann Arbor. Lynn Smitherman, MD and Latonya Riddle-Jones, MD, MPH will conclude the day with a three-hour presentation on Implicit Bias.
Doctor Smitherman is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Wayne State University School of Medicine. She currently serves as the Departmental Vice Chair of Medical Education and the Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Doctor Smitherman received her undergraduate degree from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She completed a combined residency program in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals and a Chief Residency in Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital of Michigan.
Doctor Riddle-Jones is the Medical Director at Corktown Health and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Doctor Riddle-Jones specializes in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, and Internal Medicine. She is affiliated with Harper University Hospital, Children's Hospital of Michigan, and Detroit Receiving Hospital.
Other presentations include:
- Pain and Symptom Management
- Balancing Pain Treatment and Legal Responsibilities
- Medical Ethics
This conference fulfills LARA’s requirement for three hours in the area of pain and symptom management (meets the one hour minimum of controlled substance prescribing training), one hour in the area of medical ethics, and three hours of implicit bias training.
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Statement of Accreditation: The Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement: The MSMS designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses: The ACCME is approved by the Board of Nursing as an acceptable provider of continuing education for license renewal or relicensure.