Spring 2021 Chief Medical Officer Network Meeting Series: Midsize Session

April 22, 2021

This meeting will feature a real-world case example from a healthcare leader who leveraged his clinical background, leadership role and communication skills to become the public face of his organization and gain a reputation as a reliable media source. 

Target Audience


Learning Objectives

1.    Describe how the media works and how to build trusting relationships with media stakeholders
2.    Identify practical strategies and tactics for media success
3.    Describe approaches for reducing anxiety in interacting with news reporters and anchors

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 General CE – Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
04/22/2021 - 11:30am CDT
Event ends: 
04/22/2021 - 1:00pm CDT
Live via Webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose.

Planning committee members

Tom Villanueva, DO, MBA, FACPE, SFHM
Associate Vice President, Clinical Resources
Vizient, Inc.

Will Dardani, MBA
Networks Senior Director

Donna McNutt, MS, RN
Networks Director 
Vizient, Inc.

Jacob Seal, MS
Networks Manger
Vizient, Inc.


Thomas Huth, MD, MBA, FACP
VP, Medical Affairs
Reid Health

Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. 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.

Designation Statements:

Vizient, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 General CE – Attendance
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