After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Describe the impact of cognitive bias on clinical decisions.
  2. Discuss the utility of cognitive debiasing in clinical decision making.
  3. Discuss examples of cognitive biases in clinical practice.
  4. Identify approaches to minimize cognitive bias in decision making



Harry Hoar III, MD
Pediatric Hospitalist
Associate DIO
Clerkship Director
Assistant Professor, UMMS-Baystate
Assistant Professor, TUSM

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

Session date: 
12/13/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St.
MassMutual 7
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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