The Impact of Bias, Discrimination, and Racism on Children and Adolescent Health
Original Release Date: 12/21/2020 and Expiration Date: 12/21/2023
This educational material has not been approved for Implicit Bias training as the standard requirements have not been implemented by LARA at the time of its release.
Enduring Material Author
Lynn Smitherman, MD
- Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University
- Division of General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine
- Children’s Hospital of Michigan Wayne State University
The author does not have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest. (Click here to view the Faculty Disclosure form.)
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- Acquire updated and in-depth knowledge on the topic discussed
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Planning Committee Members –
Gwendolyn Reyes, MD, Morgan Mar, Jennifer Godlesky, MLIS, and Michelle Landis do not have a relevant financial relationship with any commercial interests.
Susumu Inoue, MD, Elmahdi Saeed, MD, Omari Young, MD, Brenda Lepisto, PsyD, Diane Welker, NP, Kay Taylor, PhD, Jennifer Godlesky, MLIS, and Julia Moses do not have a relevant financial relationship with any commercial interests. Hemant Thawani, MD, has a relevant financial relationship with Pfizer as Grant/Research Support and Consultant, but there is no relevance to the educational topic.
The Mechanism to Resolve Conflict of Interest of a relevant financial relationship with the educational topic by planning committee members and/or reviewers of the CME activity would be resolved by not allowing the planning, reviewing, and approving of the CME activity. Dr. Hemant Thawani’s financial relationship has no relevance to the educational topic.