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5/4/2021 - Medical Grand Rounds: Leaders in Medicine Series - Leading from the Trenches: Strategies for Success





Credit Hours: CME 1.00

Target Audience:

Faculty, residents, fellows, and community physicians in General Internal Medicine and subspecialties.

Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Name the skills to successfully navigate a difficult conversation
  • State the consequences of ruinous empathy
  • Name the benefits of radical candor
  • State the importance of relationships in leading

Suggested Additional Reading & Joint Accreditation Statement - Note: This Accreditation Statement Supersedes All Other Statements:

Suggested additional reading:

  1. Book: Radical Candor: How to Get What You Want by Saying What You Mean, by Kim Scott.
  2. Book: Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High, by Kerry Patterson, et al.
  3. Book: Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't,  by Jim Collins

Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit[s]™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This educational activity is approved for 1.0 contact hours.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Melissa McNeil, MD, MPH, MACP — Professor of Medicine and Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Services, Vice Chair of Education
No relationships with industry relevant to the content of this educational activity have been disclosed.
No other members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.