Credit for watching you tube videos are available up to four (4) weeks after the original session date.
Click on link to watch recording:

Once you have viewed the recording, click to return to this page.

To collect credit after watching the video:

Scroll down to the bottom
Click TAKE Course
Complete the Evaluation, and click SUBMIT
Click NEXT
Collect your Credit

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1| Describe the impacts of stigmatizing language on patient care 
2| Identify non-stigmatizing language to incorporate into our daily practice 
3| Discuss upstander responses to utilize when stigmatizing language is used by others 
Raquel Belforti, DO, M.Ed
Associate Professor of Medicine, UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate 
Assistant Dean of Education, UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate
Director, Medicine Clerkship and Acting Internship, UMass Chan-Medical School Baystate
Academic Hospitalist, Baystate Medical Center


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. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.

None of the planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.                                                                              

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistant
Physician Assistants This activity carries a maximum of 1.0 contact hour(s). Pharmacists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team and learners will receive 1.0 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.

Session date: 
05/24/2023 - 8:00am EDT to 06/21/2023 - 11:00pm EDT
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
    Baystate Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PA’s should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 IPCE Credit Hour(s)

Please login or register to take this course.