Preserving the Integrity of Our Specialty - What Can You Do? (CONG2015-44)
This activity includes the following:
Advertising Responsibly - Avoid Making False Claims and Misleading the Public
Mark Forrestal, MD, FACPh
How to Manage Insurance Requirements for Treatment
Bruce Hoyle, MD, FACPh
Overutilization - What Is Our Role?
Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FACPh
Peer Accountability - What to Do If You Are Aware of Unethical Practices
Lisa Amatangelo, MD
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The content of this activity is designed to meet the needs of the following target audience: phlebologists, general surgeons, vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, interventional cardiologists, vascular medicine practitioners, dermatologists, dermatologic surgeons, family practice and internal medicine practitioners, plastic surgeons, obstetricians and gynecologists, cardiologists, and any other healthcare professional currently or planning on treating patients with venous disease.
|NAME||ROLE||COMMERCIAL INTEREST||TYPE OF RELATIONSHIP|
|Lisa Amatangelo, MD, RVT||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Mark Forrestal, MD, FACPh||Moderator; Speaker||CoolTouch Medical Lasers||Trainer|
|Bruce Hoyle, MD, FACPh||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Stephen H. Moss||Staff||None||n/a|
|Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, FACPh, RPhS||Planner||None||n/a|
|Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FACPh||Speaker||BTG PLC||Speaker; Consultant|
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