CME (Continuing Medical Education)

Continuing medical education consists of educational activities which serve to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public, or the profession. The content of CME is that body of knowledge and skills generally recognized and accepted by the profession as within the basic medical sciences, the discipline of clinical medicine, and the provision of health care to the public.

Minnesota Medical Association (MMA)

The CME Program 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 Minnesota Medical Association and the Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America. The Minnesota Medical Association (MMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Minnesota Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

FeTNA CME Agenda

Date June 30, 2018
Time Registration 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM
Program starts at 8:30 AM
CME Lecture Credits
saravanan
Dr Saravanan Balamuthusamy is a nephrologist in Fort Worth, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound. He received his medical degree from Madras Medical College and has been in practice between 11-20 years. Dr Balamuthusamy accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 58 doctors at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth and one of 35 at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound who specialize in Nephrology.
Dr Saravanan Balamuthusamy

MD

Session on:

"Hypertension and Kidney Health in Southeast Asians"

CME Hours - 0.5 H

senthil
Dr Senthil Thambidorai’s primary expertise is in Cardiac Electrophysiology. He trained at the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio where he also served as the Chief Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellow after completing his training. Cleveland Clinic's heart program has ranked as the best in the nation (since 1994), earning the No. 1 ranking in U.S. News & World Report's 2014-15 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Services.
Dr Senthil Thambidorai

M.D., F.H.R.S

Session on:

"Cardiac Disease in South Indians"

CME Hours - 0.5 H

murugan
Dr TSR Murugan, MD, is a Nephrology specialist in Fort Worth, Texas. He attended and graduated from medical school in 1988, having over 30 years of diverse experience, especially in Nephrology. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Medical Center Of Arlington, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Huguley Memorial Medical Center. Dr Tsr Murugan also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Ppg Health Pa.
Dr TSR Murugan

MD

Session on:

"Future of Medical Informatics and Telemedicine"

CME Hours - 0.5 H

hayley-brown
Ms Hayley Brown

Nurse Practitioner

Session on:

"Palliative Care: Updates"

CME Hours - 0.5 H

uma
Dr Dhanabalan is a highly respected physician trained in Family Medicine and Occupational & Environmental Medicine.
Dr Uma V.A. Dhanabalan

MD, MPH, FAAFP, MRO

Session on:

"Cannabis the Exit Drug"

CME Hours - 0.5 H

Non CME Speakers
saravanan
Dr Saravanan Lakshmanan

Chairman & MD, ARC Fertility Hospitals

"Fertility Medicine Update"

CME Hours - 0.5 H

Nischita
Dr Nischita Balaji is one of the few internationally
Dr Nischita Balaji

Renowned Cosmetic Dermatologist

CME Hours - 0.5 H

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