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2. Register for the Video session of this presentation.

3. Watch the presentation.

4. Return to SCHOOLS site to complete post test and evaluation (EVAL KEY: social) and print certificate.

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SCHOOLS "Consideration of Social Determinants in the Clinical Management of Hypertension and Disease"

Date of Posting: April 11, 2013
Date of Expiration: April 10, 2015



Elijah Saunders, MD and Sharon Saunders, MD

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

• Describe the impact of social determinants on the management and control of risk factors
• Implement strategies in clinical practice to address the barriers to risk factor management due to social determinants
• Describe future needs for addressing social determinants of disease through clinical-public health partnerships, community outreach, and medical school.

Handouts: S. Saunders | E. Saunders

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, pharmacists,and physician assistants.

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Disclosure Statement

In accordance with the ACCME Essentials and Standards, anyone involved in planning or presenting at this educational activity is required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in the healthcare industry. Speakers who incorporate information about off-label or investigational use of drugs or devices are asked to disclose that information at the beginning of their presentation. Dr. Elijah Saunders and Dr. Sharon Saunders have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Credit Statement
The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement
The Medical University of South Carolina is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Participants must achieve 75% on the post-test questions in order to receive a certificate of attendance. No partial credit will be given.

For additional information, contact Ragan DuBose-Morris, Director of Learning Services, for the South Carolina AHEC at duboser@musc.edu or 843-792-9429.


Program Office Address: 19 Hagood Avenue, MSC 814, MUSC, Charleston, SC 29425-8140 ; Phone (843) 792-4431; Fax( 843) 792-4430