Hypnotic Medications and Suicide: Risk, Mechanisms, Mitigation and the FDA
neuroscienceCME WebcastPremiere Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017
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- Physicians (CME)
All other clinicians will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this activity was certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Credit Expiration Date:
Friday, February 16, 2018
|W. Vaughn McCall, MD, MS
Professor and Case Distinguished University Chairman
The Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior
Medical College of Georgia
This video is a replay of a plenary session from the 9th Annual Chair Summit Master Class for Neuroscience Professional Development held in Miami, Florida on September 15 – 17, 2016.
At the end of this CE activity, participants should be able to:
- Evaluate the relationship between hypnotics and increased risk of suicide.
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Physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare professionals with an interest in psychiatry, neurology, and the neurosciences.
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Dr. McCall has disclosed that he receives grants/research support from American Foundation of Suicide Prevention; Merck & Co. Inc.; MECTA Corporation; National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). He is on the speakers bureau of Global Medical Education (CME speaker). He serves as a consultant to Multiple Energy Technologies; Anthem Insurance. Other financial or material support include royalties from Wolters Kluwer Publishing.
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