Available: May 1, 2022 - May 1, 2023
Credit: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
In 2022, ACOG held the inaugural Betsey, Lucy, and Anarcha Memorial Lecture. ACOG members Gina Northington, MD, PhD; Allison Bryant, MD, MPH; and Ashanda Saint Jean, MD, participated in a live roundtable discussion moderated by ACOG Lead for Equity Transformation Jennifer Villavicencio, MD, MPP, to discuss how they employ justice in medicine; understand and incorporate the historical underpinnings of modern obstetrics and gynecology in their practice; and use their knowledge of the field’s history to move towards more inclusive, person-centered, respectful health care.
ObjectiveBy the end of this activity, participants will obtain a better understanding of racism in medicine.
Target AudienceObstetrician-gynecologists, primary care physicians, nurses
Estimated Time to Complete1 hour
Gina Michelle Northington, MD discloses the following relationship: Research/Site PI for Clinical Trial: Boston Scientific
The following faculty and planning committee members report no relevant financial relationships: Alison Bryant, MD; Ashanda Saint Jean, MD; Jennifer Villavicencio, MD; Jamila Vernon, ACOG Senior Media Relations Manager; Kate Connors, ACOG Senior Media Relations Manager; Femi Sobowale, ACOG Content Editor; Christie Allen, ACOG Director of AIM
How to Earn CreditParticipants who wish to earn AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM must complete all sections of the course including the evaluation.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
College Cognate Credit(s)
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 Category 1 College Cognate Credit. The College has a reciprocity agreement with the AMA that allows AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to be equivalent to College Cognate Credits.