Prescribing Physical Activity to Improve Arthritis Management


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize the burden of arthritis in New York State.
  2. Discuss physical activity as a strategy to improve arthritis symptoms and decrease joint pain.
  3. Summarize tools for promoting physical activity and counseling people with arthritis, including the Exercise is MedicineĀ® framework
  4. Identify referral opportunities to arthritis-appropriate evidence-based physical activity programs.

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

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Learning Outcome

Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Elizabeth Joy, MD, MPH, FACSM, FAMSSM, Senior Medical Director for Wellness and Nutrition, Intermountain Healthcare, Adjunct Faculty, University of Utah School of Medicine

Presenter 2
14. Pablo Lopez, MD, Physician Fellow, University at Albany School of Public Health, Arthritis Program, New York State Department of Health

Presenter 3
15. (Not applicable)

Presenter 4
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Presenter 5
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Conflict of Interest

Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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