JUN 12, 2020
Straight From the Cutter's Mouth
Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Retina/Vitreous
Drs. Tamara Fountain, Leon Herndon, and Basil Williams join for a group discussion about the state of America following the murder of George Floyd and resultant protests. They also discuss the state of diversity in ophthalmology and next steps to improve diversity in the future.
Financial Disclosures: None
Release: June 12, 2020; expires June 12, 2023
Reviewers: Purnima Patel, MD; Shriji Patel, MD; Carl Danzig, MD
Disclosures: The physician reviewers and Academy staff report no relevant financial disclosures.
Learning Objective: Upon completion of this episode, the listener should be able to describe the state of and need for diversity in ophthalmology, and steps to improve diversity in the future.
Audience: This activity is intended for retina subspecialists and comprehensive ophthalmologists.
Accreditation: The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.TM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hardware/Software Requirements: This learning activity requires a current web browser and speaker or headset capable of playing streaming audio.