Pediatric Grand Rounds
(Conferences / Seminars / Lectures)
"Internet Bullying, Facebook Profiles, Kim Kardashian, and Lady Gaga Goes Gaga: How Teenagers Are Affected by New and Old Media"
Victor Strasburger, M.D.
Professor, Founding Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico School of Medicine
At the end of the presentation, the participants will be better able to:
1. Illustrate the nature of current television programming for adolescents (topic areas = sex, birth control advertising, body self-image, obesity, eating disorders)
2. Discuss the impact of television programming on children and teens and how such effects were determined by research
3. Emphasize how the adverse effects of TV and other media can be mediated by parents and by school media literacy program
Michigan State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Michigan State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The target audience for this presentation includes department faculty, pediatric residents, medical students and community physicians.
Summary of Faculty Financial Disclosure: All planners, reviewers, and faculty presenters have nothing to disclose.
Commercial Support: No commercial support was provided for this activity.