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Risk Made Real: An Evidence-Based Approach to Addressing Risk in Contraception

On Demand Sessions:

Expiration Date Presenter Are you seeking credit?
January 31, 2017 Lee Shulman, MD Review webinar for CME/CE credit*

Review webinar without credit

*By clicking the webinar with credit link, you confirm that you have read the accreditation information on this page.

This is a one-hour live internet-based activity. To receive continuing education credit, learners should 1) take the pre-test 2) review the webinar and 3) complete the post-test.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  • Identify factors that influence patients’ perceptions of risk
  • Define absolute risk, attributable risk, relative risk, and odds ratio
  • Discuss the specific risks associated with sterilization
  • Demonstrate effective risk communication strategies
  • Counsel to reduce the risk of decision regret with sterilization

Accreditation Information

Physicians: The Association of Reproductive Health Professionals is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ARHP designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurse Practitioners and Nurses: This activity has been approved by the Continuing Education Approval Program of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health for up to 1.0 contact hour, including up to 0.5 pharmacology hours. Credit can be applied toward the nursing continuing education requirements of most professional organizations and State Boards of Nursing.

Others: A certificate of attendance will be issued indicating that this activity is accredited for a maximum of 1 hour of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.

Sponsoring Information

This program is sponsored by the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals.

Funding Information

This project is funded through educational grants from Merck & Co., Inc. and Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals.

Target Audience

The intended audiences for this activity are health professionals who provide reproductive health services, including physicians, nurse practitioners, nurse-midwives, physician assistants, educators, researchers, and other professionals who work in obstetrics/gynecology, family medicine, and related fields.


All individuals in a position to influence the content of this activity must disclose relevant financial relationship(s) with commercial interests and the nature of the relationship. A commercial interest is defined as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients.

  • Lee Shulman, MD (Faculty/Planner) is a consultant for Merck, Bayer, Sequenom, Actavis, Roche, Natera, Pfizer, and Shionogi.
  • Mark Nichols, MD (Faculty/Planner), Diane Shannon, MD (Consulting Writer), and Megan Henszey, MEd (ARHP Program Manager) have nothing to disclose.