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Johns Hopkins Education and Research Center for Occupational Safety and Health


Maryland College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Fall Update

Saturday, Octohber 10, 2015
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM


CME/CEU Opportunities for members of the Maryland College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (MCOEM) and for members of the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) and their invited guests.

This CME activity will have a legal/medical theme with two distinct topics. The first session will focus on Telecare and address the emerging legal landscape for telecare (including telemedicine, telenursing, and telephonic case management) as it relates to occupational and environmental practice. There will be 15 minutes of Q&A at the end. The second session will focus on the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act. This presentation will provide an overview of the ADA as it intersects with FMLA, and also address workers' compensation considerations. This overview will be followed by case studies. .

Handouts (in pdf format, please download below):


Conference Fees (CME Credit, Continental Breakfast and Lunch) 

Approved for 3.0 CME and MOC credits. 

ACCME Accreditation Statement

“This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Occupational and Environment Medicine (ACOEM) and the Maryland College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (MCOEM). The ACOEM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”

AMA Credit Designation Statement

“The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.”

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
615 N. Wolfe St.
Baltimore, MD 21205
ROOM E2030 (Feinstone Hall)


7:30 - 8:30a: Registration, Breakfast with networking

8:30 – 10:00a:  "Telecare - Opportunities and Challenges for OEM" presented by Clyde A. Bernett, Jr., Esq., Johns Hopkins University Office of the Vice President and General Counsel.

10:00 – 11:30a:  "The ADA Amendments Act and OEM - Recent Case Law" presented by Aaron Konopasky, Esq., US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

11:30a -12:00p:  Lunch with MCOEM Business Meeting (all are invited to stay)