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Psychosocial Aspects of Sickle Cell Disease
Presenter: Leah Wilson, LCSW
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Program Overview:
To educate health care professionals on the pathophysiology of Sickle Cell Disease and identify various organs that are potentially affected by the disease.

Objectives:  

  1. To identify population with SCD. 
  2. Recognize effects of Sickle Cell Disease of patients- physically, financially, & emotionally. 
  3. Review treatment options to address psychosocial aspects of SCD.

Speaker Bio:
Leigh Ann Wilson, LCSW, graduated from U of A Fayetteville. She worked in dialysis, outpatient, mental health, geriatrics and now UAMS. Currently split position at UAMS & ACH in Sickle Cell.

Speaker Disclosures
The planners, speakers, moderators, peer reviewers and /or panelists of this CME activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Instructions to obtain credit:

  1. Pay any applicable fees.
  2. Complete the pre-test.
  3. View the entire activity online.
  4. Check completion box.
  5. Complete the post-test.
  6. Complete Evaluation.
  7. Must pass the post-test and complete evaluation to receive credit.
  8. Certificate or transcript available in the “My Profile” tab.

ANCC Accreditation Statement:
Center of Distance Health, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission of Accreditation.

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UAMS Center for Distance Health
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Little Rock, AR 72205
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ACCME Accreditation Statement:

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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