UND Internal Medicine Grand Rounds on resistant hypertension is Sept. 21
The next UND Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds event, “Medication Non-Adherence: An Underestimated Risk Factor for Apparent Treatment Resistant Hypertension,” will be broadcast from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21. This presentation features guest speaker S. Mehrdad Hamrahian, M.D., associate chief of nephrology division at Thomas Jefferson University’s Sidney Kimmel Medical College in Philadelphia, Penn.
Please join us via Zoom at: https://und.zoom.us/j/98455109009.
Upon completion of this program, the learner will be able to:
- Describe apparent treatment resistant hypertension.
- Explain medication non-adherence, what the barriers are, and how we screen for medication non-adherence.
- Identify the practical approach to improve medication adherence and decrease its negative impact on health and the economy.
This Grand Rounds presentation is sponsored by the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the School’s Department of Internal Medicine.
The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.