June 11, 2019
7:30–8:30 a.m.

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June 11, 2019
Enhancing Humanism in Medicine Series

Caring for Yourself, Caring for Your Patients, and Caring for Your Learners

Three Part Series - 2nd Tuesday of Each Month (7:30am - 8:30am)
Attend in person, from your desktop, or phone via Zoom

Please join us for the Enhancing Humanism in Medicine CME Series. This program is targeted toward all clinicians who would like to look more deeply into the topics about how to better care for one's self as a clinician and the impact of that on patients, learners and the practice of medicine.

This three-part series offers a variety of topics which will be delivered in an experiential way. All of the topics will include a research component along with a way to practice what is being learned in the session. Earn 1 CME credit per session, including ethics credit. 

Series Topics

April 9 - The Science Behind Mindfulness
May 14 - Professionalism - The Unspoken Rules
June 11 - Difficult Communication

Presenter: Colleen Camenisch, MBA

Learning Objectives

Following participation in this course, participants should be able to:

  • Understand the high rates of burnout and understand the skill sets and resources available to treat this
  • Discuss emotional self-awareness and self-regulation of attention can be consciously cultivated as habits to help physician function better in clinical situations
  • Understand best practice to mentor on different aspects of humanism as it shows up in the medical education clinical learning environment


There is no charge to participate in the sessions, but pre-registration is required.

Register for May 14 session

Register for June 11 session


Moana Building, 604 W. Moana Ln., Reno, NV 89509

Attending Online? 

If you are attending online, please visit our connection instructions page for information on using Zoom video conference software. 

Continuing Education Credit

Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and the Nevada Orthopaedic Society. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: Nurses may receive continuing education credit for this educational activity as the ANCC accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM through its reciprocity agreement. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Ethics: Each session provides 1 CME credit towards the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners' requirement for 2 hours of training related to ethics, pain management, or addiction care during each licensure period.