Human Trafficking Prevention Continuing Medical Education Course

Human Trafficking Prevention Continuing Medical Education Course

Human trafficking is a hidden crime and has the potential to affect communities across the nation. This course awards AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢ and is for physicians.

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Human Trafficking Prevention CME

Refund Policy | Duration Policy | Computer Requirements 

Course Overview:

The first step in fighting this offense is identifying the signs and knowing what actions can be taken to help the victims. The University of Florida Office of Professional and Workforce Development in partnership with the Alachua Coalition Against Human Trafficking has developed an online Human Trafficking Prevention course. This course is designed to increase awareness of the indicators of human trafficking and offer resources for prevention.

A portion of the course registration fee will be donated to The Alachua Country Coalition Against Human Trafficking.

This course is not reported to CE Broker. It is reported to UF CME.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Define human trafficking
  • Differentiate between the different types of human trafficking
  • Understand the root causes of Human Trafficking
  • Identify the factors which make victims vulnerable
  • Identify the signs of Human Trafficking victims
  • Report suspected Human Trafficking cases to the proper authorities
  • Consider the challenges human trafficking victims face when getting help
  • Understand the needs of human trafficking victims
  • Identify social services available to human trafficking victims

Instructors: 

Dr. Illiana Villegas and Richard Tovar, M.S.

Faculty Disclosure: Dr. Villegas and Mr. Tovar have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

Target Audience:

Any physician (MD or DO)

Accredidation 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 University of Florida College of Medicine and Alachua County Coalition Against Human Trafficking. The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: 

The University of Florida College of Medicine 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.

Contact Info: 

If you have any questions please contact Professional Development at questions@ad.ufl.edu or 352-392-8660. 

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