Family Health History in Primary Care and Public Health

At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the role/relevance of family health history in the prevention and control of chronic disease.
  2. Explain how to use the Surgeon Generals My Family Health Portrait instrument.
  3. Describe the use of family health history in the assessment and management of chronic disease.
Participant Information
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1. Work location?
2. Job position/role?
3. Type of organization/work setting?
4. Race/ethnicity?
5. Gender?
6. What format did you use?
Evaluation
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7. The course was of overall high quality.
8. The program moderator was helpful in framing questions and focusing discussion.
9. The presenter, Howard P. Levy, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Clinical Director, Johns Hopkins Internal Medicine at Green Spring Station was knowledgeable.
9b. The presenter, Michael Stehney, MD, MPH, Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Middlesex Hospital was knowledgeable.
10. As a result of my participation in this videoconference, I am able to Describe the role/relevance of family health history in the prevention and control of chronic disease.
10b. As a result of my participation in this videoconference, I am able to Explain how to use the Surgeon Generals My Family Health Portrait instrument.
10c. As a result of my participation in this videoconference, I am able to Describe the use of family health history in the assessment and management of chronic disease.
11. The knowledge gained from this program will help me perform my job more effectively.
12. I would recommend this course for employees in positions similar to mine.
Comments
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13. What was the most useful or important thing you learned during this program?
14. What suggestions do you have for improving the program?
15. What other public health topics would you like to see addressed in future satellite broadcasts?
Point of View
16. This training was balanced, fair, and free of commercial bias.
Continuing Education Credits

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