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Preventing Alcohol-Exposed Pregnancies : Activity Number WB2747

Program Description:

The goal of the Preventing Alcohol-Exposed Pregnancies course is to educate participants on the risks of alcohol-exposed pregnancies and how to implement two evidence-based prevention approaches.

Objectives:

At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the importance of preventing alcohol-exposed pregnancies,
  • Identify two ways alcohol-exposed pregnancies can be prevented,
  • Describe alcohol screening and its use in clinical practice,
  • Describe brief intervention and its use in clinical practice,
  • Describe the CHOICES intervention and its use in clinical practice,

Faculty/Credentials:

Tobie Barton, MA, Project Manager/Curriculum Developer, University of Nevada-Reno
Alicia Kowalchuk, DO, Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
Kathleen Mitchell, MHS, LCADC, Vice President and National Spokesperson, National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Anita Prewett, MS, MA, Senior Program Manager, University of Texas at Austin
Leigh Tenkku Lepper, PhD, Associate Research Professor, University of Missouri
Mary Velasquez, PhD, Professor, Director, Health Behavior Research and Training Institute, School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Austin

Other Information:

Origination Date: February 1, 2018
Renewal Date: February 1, 2020
Expiration Date: February 1, 2022
URL: https://www.cdc.gov/FASDtraining
Hardware/Software: Computer Hardware; Internet connection; Browser
Materials: None
Target Audience: Physicians, Registered Nurses, Medical Assistants, Social Workers, Health Educators, Public Health workers.
Prerequisites: None
Format: This course consists of a series of self-paced videos.
Contact Information: FASInquiries@cdc.gov

Accreditation Statements:

CME activities with Joint Providers: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and University of Nevada-Reno, National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, University of Texas at Austin, University of Missouri. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 1.0 contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 1.0 CPH recertification credits for this program.

CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC. Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. For assistance please contact NBPHE at http://www.NBPHE.org.

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, content experts, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and University of Nevada-Reno, National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, University of Texas at Austin, University of Missouri and Baylor College of Medicine are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)

In order to receive continuing education (CE) for Preventing Alcohol-Exposed Pregnancies WB2747 please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before February 1, 2022.

FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

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