Plastination: Process and Pedagogical Issues

Des Moines, IA US
April 13, 2012

Hosted by the Anatomy Department.

Target Audience

Des Moines University faculty, staff, and students.

Objectives

  1. Describe the basic process of tissue plastination.
  2. Identify the necessary protocols required for specimen preparation.
  3. Contrast the pedagogical advantages and drawbacks in using plastinates for educational purposes.

Speaker

Marc Pizzimenti, PhD
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa    

Dr. Pizzimenti indicated no relevant financial relationships to disclose relevant to the content of this CME activity.

CME Credit

AOA:  Des Moines University and the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for a maximum of 1.0 hour of AOA Category 2-A CME credits.
Other:  Attendees will receive 1.0 hour of continuing education contact hours.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours
Course opens: 
04/13/2012
Course expires: 
04/13/2012
Event starts: 
04/13/2012 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
04/13/2012 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
SEC 115
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/13/2012
Course expires: 
04/13/2012

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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