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Interprofessional Grand Rounds – The Art of Being Human: The Lived Experience of People with Disabilities

This presentation will include a panel discussion with staff of Inclusive Arts Vermont as well as artists with disabilities who have their artwork displayed in the Faulkner Gallery at DHMC. The panelists will be talking about their experiences with unconscious bias in the medical setting and the ways in which their art contributes to their health.

Activity Details

Start Date:  December 17, 2020
End Date:  December 17, 2023


There is no fee for this activity, but to view the presentation and receive credit(s) you must register online and complete the online evaluation (you must register to access this form).

You may claim CME or CNE credit for successful completion of this online course. In order to claim credit, you must follow these steps:

  1. Register for the learning activity by creating an account or logging in to your account.
  2. Click Continue to navigate to the Evaluation tab; then click the Launch button to start the evaluation.
  3. Complete and Submit the evaluation and attestation form.

When the evaluation is submitted, you will be awarded credit. You may access your transcript for verification of participation at any time via Your Account. Need help? Visit the Support Page, send an Email, or call the Center for Learning and Professional Development at (603) 653-1234, Option 1.

  • Moderator: Marianne Barthel - Director, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Arts Program

    Marianne Barthel joined the Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) Arts Program as a Coordinator in 2013 and became Director in 2018. In this role, Ms. Barthel co-manages the Creative Arts Program with the Support Services Manager at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center and chairs the Art Acquisitions and Aesthetics Committees.  In 2017 the Creative Arts Program won the NH Governor's Award for Arts in Healthcare.

Inclusive Arts Vermont Staff and Artist Panelists:

  • Aurora Berger, MFA - Independent Artist and Scholar
  • Cristina Clarimón, BFA, M.Ed. - Artist, educator and owner of Madcollage
  • John R. Killacky - Legislator, Vermont House of Representatives
  • Katie Miller, MA - Executive Director, Inclusive Arts Vermont
  • Heidi Swevens, MSW - Inclusive Arts Vermont Director of Community Partnerships
Learning Outcome(s)

At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants will be able to describe the bias that individuals with a disability have experienced in health care settings.


Dartmouth-Hitchcock is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nursing Continuing Education Council is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity carries 1.0 contact hour.

Requirements for Successful Completion

In order to receive credit for this Continuing Medical Education, Continuing Nursing Education (CME/CNE) activity, you must:

  • View the entire presentation
  • Fill out the activity evaluation. (you must register to access).

The activity director(s), planning committee member(s), speaker(s), author(s) or anyone in a position to control the content have reported NO financial interest or relationship* with various companies. There were no individuals in a position to control the content that refused to disclose.

*A “financial interest or relationship" refers to an equity position, receipt of royalties, consultantship, funding by a research grant, receiving honoraria for educational services elsewhere, or to any other relationship to a company that provides sufficient reason for disclosure, in keeping with the spirit of the stated policy.

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Provider Contact Information

Provider contact information for questions regarding accreditation of the activity:

Director of Continuing Nursing Education, Center for Nursing Excellence
Center for Learning and Professional Development
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Type:     Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
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