Expiration Date: 12/20/2023
*Please note that you must complete the Post Webinar Evaluation (link below) to receive CE credit.
Peter Akpunonu, MD
University of Kentucky
Stephanie T. Weiss, MD PhD
Staff Research Physician
Translational Addiction Medicine Branch, Intramural Research Program
National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health
Alan Woolf, MD, MPH
Associate Chief Medical Education Officer
Boston Children’s Hospital & Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Adam Blumenberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Shawn M. Varney, MD, FAACT, FACEP, FACMT
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Medical Director, South Texas Poison Center
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Has disclosed no relevant financial relationships
Toxicology history is fun, fascinating, and educational. Numerous experiences, poisonings, and catastrophes have occurred throughout history that teach us valuable lessons.
Acknowledgement of In-Kind Commercial Support
No in-kind commercial support was received for this educational activity.
Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. You must participate in the entire webinar as partial credit is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.
Physicians and Pharmacists
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and American Academy of Clinical Toxicology. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM for physicians and 1 knowledge-based contact hours for pharmacists. Learners should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NOTE to Pharmacists: The only official Statement of Credit is the one you pull from CPE Monitor. You must request your certificate within 30 days of the activity to meet the deadline for submission to CPE Monitor.
Objectives – After attending this program you should be able to:
- Connect the current fentanyl and analogues adulteration epidemic with previous outbreaks of fentanyl analogs in the illicit drug supply
- Recognize signs and symptoms concerning for mercury poisoning
- Cite details of who, when, where, and how innocent people were killed by adulterated Tylenol capsules in 1982
Disclosure of Conflict of Interest
The following table of disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content disclosed to Amedco.