Minorities in Clinical Trials - Online CME Course
Available until July 14, 2023 - Online CME Course
In this presentation, Mayo Clinic experts discuss how underrepresentation of minority groups in clinical trials affects the quality of research. They highlight how important it is to have a wide and varied participant pool in research efforts, with a special emphasis on COVID-19 research.
- Monica L. Albertie, M.H.A., Project Manager, Office of Health Disparities Research, Mayo Clinic
- Gerardo Colón-Otero, M.D., Chair, Office of Health Disparities Research, Mayo Clinic in Florida
- Angela M. Donaldson, M.D., Consultant, Otolaryngology, Mayo Clinic in Florida
- Noreen A. Stephenson, Program Manager, Office of Health Disparities Research, Mayo Clinic in Florida
Healthcare workers of all specialties who are being impacted by COVID-19, including physicians, research scientists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and anyone with a particular interest in prevention, treatment, patient care, and research of clinical trials.
Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:
- Cite the current statistics for minority enrollment in clinical trials.
- Discuss the importance of the Revitalization Act of 1993.
- Define why and how to begin research in health disparities.
- Define the use of Patient Navigators for enrollment and retention of minorities in clinical trials.
Utilization of this Mayo Clinic online (enduring materials) course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be in this course.
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Devyani Lal, M.D.
Monica L. Albertie
Gerardo Colon-Otero, M.D.
Angela M. Donaldson, M.D.
Noreen A. Stephenson
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Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 0.50 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
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- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.50 ANCC
- 0.50 Attendance