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10/11/2022 - Medical Grand Rounds: The Anatomy of Injustice: Interventions to Treat What Ails Us

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INTRODUCTION

Credit Hours: CME 1.00

Target Audience:

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

Abstract
The Annual Tisherman Lecture, guest speaker, Dr. Rupa Marya is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, and the faculty director of the Do No Harm Coalition, an organization of over 450 health care workers which works to enact structural changes to address health problems. Additionally, she is the founder and executive director of the Deep Medicine Circle, a nonprofit organization that works to heal the wounds of colonialism through food, medicine, story, learning and restoration. Learn more about Dr. Marya’s impressive repertoire of musical and literary works at her website https://rupamarya.org/

Educational Objectives:

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

  • Describe what “Deep Medicine” is and how the new level of diagnosis it offers can address the suffering of our planet, our societies and our own bodies.
  • Recognize that colonial capitalist cosmology has long been driving damage around the globe in ways that make a healthy life for humans impossible.
  • Explain that damage will continue until the cosmology and the systems it imagines into reality are abolished and replaced with ones that recognize our interconnectedness and that center care.

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

Suggested Additional Reading:

Rupa Marya and Rajeev Charles Patel, Inflamed: Deep Medicine and the Anatomy of Injustice. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 2021. EAN 9780374602512.


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.

Authors:
Rupa Marya, MD — Associate Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
No planners, 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 to disclose.
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.