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.

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

Using the rating scale, please rate the following.


Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. 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

Presenter 2
14. Michael Stehney, MD, MPH, Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Middlesex Hospital

Presenter 3
15. (Not applicable)

Presenter 4
16. (Not applicable)

Presenter 5
17. (Not applicable)

Conflict of Interest

Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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(Not eligible for continuing education credits)