CME: Approach to the Patient with a Suspected Bleeding Disorder
November 13, 2019
Dinner at 5:45 p.m. • Program to follow at 6:15 p.m.
Conference Center • FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC
Speaker: Alice D. Ma, M.D.
Dr. Ma completed her medical training at the University of Michigan Medical School and
her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. She also completed
a fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Ma is a
Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill.
She is also the director of the Hematology and Oncology Fellowship at UNC – Chapel Hill.
• Use the bleeding assessment tool to assess the likelihood of an underlying bleeding disorder.
• Appropriately order tests to assess bleeding risk prior to invasive procedures.
All physicians and health care professionals involved in the care of
patients with suspected bleeding disorders.
Gap to be Filled:
Lack of knowledge for current recommendations for patients with suspected bleeding disorders.
Goals of this Live Activity:
Appropriately assess bleeding risks prior to invasive procedures.
FirstHealth of the Carolinas is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS)
to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
FirstHealth of the Carolinas designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA
Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent
of their participation in the activity.
This program is being offered by FirstHealth’s Office of Continuing Medical Education.
Please contact us if ADA accommodations are needed.
Please call the Office of Continuing Medical Education at (910) 715-7062 to reserve your space and dinner.