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Approved Juvenile CLE

Education Approved for Juvenile CLE by Iowa Children's Justice

Upcoming Trainings:

October 21-23, 2020 - (ICJ-453)  2020 Family Law Seminar.  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar.  CLE Information:  4.5 hrs/1 Ethics hrs (Activity #  355009).  Register Here.

  • 5 Sessions approved for Juvenile CLE:

    • IEP Primer - Presented by Thomas Mayes (1 hr)

    • Minor Guardianships - Presented by Prof. Josephine Gittler, Hon. Kimberly Ayotte, and Anne Sheeley (1 hr)

    • Attorney Burnout/Compassion Fatigue - Presented by Hon. Fae Hoover-Grinde (1 hr)

    • Positive Programs in Iowa:  What's Working - Presented by Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Amy Carpenter, Lori Frick, and Sara Persons (1 hr)

    • DHS Testimony at Trial - Presented by Ellen Ramsey-Kacena (0.5 hr)

 

October 30, 2020 - (ICJ-455)  Juvenile Law Update.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.  CLE Information:  1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs (Activity #  355771).

 

November 17, 2020 - (ICJ-454)  Drug Testing in Child Welfare Cases:  Chemistry, Methodology and Legal Implications (Live Webinar).  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar.  CLE Information:  1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs (Activity #  354839).  Register Here.

 

2020 Live Education (in reverse date order)

     

Date

Class Name And Details

To Register/ CLE Info

November 17, 2020

(ICJ-454)  Drug Testing in Child Welfare Cases:  Chemistry, Methodology and Legal Implications (Live Webinar).  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar.

Register Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 354839

October 30, 2020

(ICJ-455)  Juvenile Law Update.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 355771

October 21-23, 2020

(ICJ-453)  2020 Family Law Seminar.  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar.

  • 5 sessions approved for Juvenile CLE:

    • IEP Primer - Presented by Thomas Mayes (1 hr)

    • Minor Guardianships - Presented by Prof. Josephine Gittler, Hon. Kimberly Ayotte, and Anne Sheeley (1 hr)

    • Attorney Burnout/Compassion Fatigue - Presented by Hon. Fae Hoover-Grinde (1 hr)

    • Positive Programs in Iowa:  What's Working - Presented by Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Amy Carpenter, Lori Frick, and Sara Persons (1 hr)

    • DHS Testimony at Trial - Presented by Ellen Ramsey-Kacena (0.5 hr)

Register Here

4.5 hrs/1 Ethics hrs
Activity # 355009

October 19, 2020

(ICJ-452)  Drug and Alcohol Testing 101 (Live Webinar).  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar.

Register Here

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 354837

September 30, 2020

(ICJ-451)  Issues Related to Substance Use Disorders in Juvenile Court.  Zero to Three.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 355050

September 23, 2020

(ICJ-442)  S'Mores & CLEs.  Iowa Children's Justice.  West Union Recreation Park (Large Shelter), West Union.

2 hrs/1 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353687

September 17, 2020

(ICJ-446)  Children's Mental Health & Juvenile Court.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 354372

September 10-11, 2020

(ICJ-444)  Iowa FFPSA Summit.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

12.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 354254

September 10-11, 2020

(ICJ-435)  2020 Bridge the Gap Seminar.  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar. 

  • 1 session approved for Juvenile CLE:

    • Grandparents and DHS - Presented by Sarah Linder (1 hr)

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353894

September 9, 2020

(ICJ-441)  S'Mores & CLEs.  Iowa Children's Justice.  West Union Recreation Park (Large Shelter), West Union.

2 hrs/1 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353706

August 25 - 27, 2020

(ICJ-443)  Collaborating to Advance Health and Well-Being for Children and Families.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

11.25 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 354088

August 24 - 28, 2020

(ICJ-425)  43rd National Child Welfare Law Conference:  Virtual.  National Association of Counsel for Children.  Live Webinar. 

24.5 hrs/1.25 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352326

August 20, 2020

(ICJ-432)  Returning to (a New) Normal:  A Panel Discussion on Juvenile Court Cases and the Pandemic.  State Public Defender.  Live Webcast.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353569

August 14, 2020

(ICJ-424)  Systemic Discrimination and Its Effect on Treatment Courts.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352289

August 14, 2020

(ICJ-423)  Sequential Intercept Mapping for Mental Health Courts.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352316

August 14, 2020

(ICJ-422)  Equity and Inclusion.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352315

August 14, 2020

(ICJ-421)  Data-Driven Program Capacity.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352314

August 13, 2020

(ICJ-420)  Target Population.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352313

August 13, 2020

(ICJ-419)  Drug Testing MythBusters.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352288

August 13, 2020

(ICJ-418)  Signs That You May Not be a Drug Court.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 352312

June 30, 2020

(ICJ-412)  Serving Native Families Affected by Substance Use Disorders:  Active Efforts and Plans of Safe Care.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350019

June 26, 2020

(ICJ-414)  Court Oversight Role of QRTP Placements.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350766

June 24, 2020

(ICJ-413)  Why Compassion Must be the Foundation of All Reasonable Efforts to Reunify Children.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350372

June 18, 2020

(ICJ-450)  Family Centered Services Training.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 349347

May 19, 2020

(ICJ-405)  Why Quality Legal Representation Matters for Families Affected by Substance Use Disorders.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 347131

May 18 - 22, 2020

(ICJ-408)  2020 Annual Meeting (Live Webinar Series).  Iowa State Bar Association.  Live Webinar.

  • 2 sessions approved for Juvenile CLE:

    • DHS Adoption Subsidy:  What Happens in a Divorce - Presented by Cory McClure (1 hr)

    • Delinquency and Immigration - Presented by Rachel Anotonuccio and Julia Zalensky (1 hr)

2 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 347459

May 15, 2020

(ICJ-401)  Quality Representation of Children and Parents during Covid-19.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 348099

May 14, 2020

(ICJ-406)  Why Quality Legal Representation Matters for Families Affected by Substance Use Disorders.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 347461

May 11, 2020

(ICJ-409)  Juvenile Judges Training:  Family Centered Services and FFPSA.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webcast.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 348435

May 8, 2020

(ICJ-402)  The Reshaping of Iowa's Family Centered Services - The Future is Almost Here!  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 345194

May 7, 2020

(ICJ-400)  The Reshaping of Iowa's Family Centered Services - The Future is Almost Here!  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar. 

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 345192

May 4, 2020

(ICJ-399)  The Reshaping of Iowa's Family Centered Services - The Future is Almost Here!  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 345191

April 27, 2020

(ICJ-407)  The Reshaping of Iowa's Family Centered Services - The Future is Almost Here!  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 347466

April 16, 2020

(ICJ-403)  Family First Prevention Services Act (Family First).  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 346305

April 15, 2020

(ICJ-398)  The Reshaping of Iowa's Family Centered Services - The Future is Almost Here!  Iowa Children's Justice.  Western Iowa - Southern Counties.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 345190

April 15, 2020

(ICJ-397)  The Reshaping of Iowa's Family Centered Services - The Future is Almost Here!  Iowa Children's Justice.  Western Iowa - Northern Counties.  Live Webinar.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 344450

April 4, 2020

(ICJ-384)  Forced Criminality of Child Sex Trafficking Victims.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1.25 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 346165

April 2, 2020

(ICJ-390)  2020 Juvenile Law Seminar.  Iowa State Bar Association. Live Webinar.

7.25 hrs/1 Ethics hrs
Activity # 343106

February 20, 2020

(ICJ-449)  Juvenile Model Court's Impact of Trauma on Juvenile Court - Zero to Three.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 343452

January 24, 2020

(ICJ-448)  What We Need to Know About Drug Tests.  State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 340885

January 16, 2020

(ICJ-385)  New Legal Resources for Incorporating the Family First Act into Your Practice in 2020.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 342181

January 14, 2020

(ICJ-386)  2019 Case Law Update.

 

Polk County Model Court Training Academy.  Polk County Justice Center, Des Moines.

 

State Public Defender.  Live Webinar.

1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 342131

Activity # 342344

 

On-Demand Education available on iLearn

On-demand education can be taken on your own, any time through your computer. Content may play on mobile devices, though this has not been tested.  NOTE:  ONLY 6 HOURS TOTAL can be applied towards CLE requirements.

Class Name And Details

CLE Information

(ICJ-415)  Court Oversight Role of QRTP Placements Webinar.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Juvenile Judges' Training on Court Oversight Role of QRTP Placements, including an overview by DHS and JCS.  CLE Credit for Juvenile Judges Only.  Hosted and recorded by Iowa Childre's Justice on 6/26/2020.

1.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Juvenile Judges Only

Activity # 350767
Approved 6/26/2020 to 6/26/2021

(ICJ-388)  What Lawyers Need to Know about Juvenile Court.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Participants will learn new initiatives at JCS - including intake procedures, evidence based practices being utilized, specialty court participation, and caseload changes.  Panelists include John Hawkins (JCS Supervisor), Sam Powell (JCS Supervisor), Diamond Denney (Cultural Equity Coordinator), and Elly Nunez (JCS Supervisor).  Hosted by Model Court Training Academy.  Recoded live by the State Public Defenders Office on October 17, 2019.

1 hr/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 341656
Approved 10/17/2019 to 10/17/2020

(ICJ-387)  The Human Need for Belonging:  Building a New Way, Together!  Iowa Children's Justice.  This session will explore the life-long impact of out-of-home placement on children and the importance of safely connecting children to their family.  Dr. Amelia Franck Meyer is the founder and CEO of Alia:  Innovations for people and systems impated by childhood trauma.  Dr. Franck Meyer has won numerous awards for her dedication to serving children and families.  Dr. Franck Meyer recently was featured in People Magazine's "25 Women Changing the Workd" in 2018.  Recorded live on October 28, 2019.

2.75 hrs/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 337006
Approved 10/28/2019 to 10/28/2020

(ICJ-386)  2019 Case Law Update.  Iowa Children's Justice.  Participants will learn about some of the most important appellate decisions in 2019 related to juvenile law.  Presenters will focus on reversals, cases with dissents, and cases that provide good summaries of important legal concepts.  Materials include student written summaries of important cases from the last year.  Recorded live at the Polk County Model Court Training Academy on January 16, 2020.

1 hr/0 Ethics hrs

Activity # 342222
Approved 1/16/2020 to 1/16/2021

Other On-Demand Education 

On-demand education can be taken on your own, any time through your computer.    NOTE:  ONLY 6 HOURS TOTAL can be applied to CLE requirements.

Class Name And Details

 CLE Information

(ICJ-405)  Juvenile Appeals (On-Demand).  Iowa State Bar Association.  This session will address the ins and outs of a Juvenile Appeal.  Presented by Sara Strain Linder, Bray & Klockau PLC.  Recorded live at the 2019 Family Law Seminar on October 24, 2019.

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0.75 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 340287
Approved 12/11/2019 to 10/26/2020

(ICJ-406)  The Myths of Joint Physical Care Presumptions (On-Demand).  Iowa State Bar Association.  This session will review truths and myths related to how joint physical care is determined as well as approaches from other jurisdictions.  Presented by Diane Dornburg (Carney & Appleby PLC) and David Cox (Bray & Klockau PLC).  Recorded live at the 2019 Annual Meeting, sponsored by ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section, on June 11, 2019.

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0.75 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 332113
Approved 7/8/2019 to 7/8/2020

(ICJ-407)  Introductions to Termination of Parental Rights and Adoption Pursuant to Iowa Code Section 600 and 600A (On-Demand).  Iowa State Bar Association.  This session will review the process of termination of parental rights and adoption under Iowa Code Section 600 and 600A.  Presented by Lori Klockau, Bry & Klockau PLC.  Recorded live at the 2019 Annual Meeting, sponsored by ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section, on June 11, 2019.

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0.5 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 332138
Approved 7/8/2019 to 7/8/2020

(ICJ-411)  Delinquency and Immigration.  Iowa State Bar Association.  This presentation will discuss the potential immigration consequences of delinquency adjudications and what practitioners should be conscious of when negotiating agreements and creating formal records.  The presenters will also discuss potential forms of relief for immigrant juveniles who are adjudicated delinquent.  Presented by Rachel Antonuccio (Iowa City Public Defender's Office) and Julia Zalenski (State Public Defender's Office).  Recorded live at the 2020 Annual Meeting, sponsored by the ISBA Family & Juvenile Law Section, on May 21, 2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 3349728
Approved 5/21/2020 to 5/21/2021

(ICJ-417)  Why Compassion Must be the Foundation of All Reasonable Efforts to Reunify Children.  Iowa Children's Justice.  This session will explore the role that compassion must play in all efforts to reunify children with their families in the child welfare system.  Attendees will hear about evidence suggesting that the child welfare system has a crisis in compassion that must be addressed.  Then they will learn about the strong evidence - primarily from other fields - about the role compassion plays in helping people address the challenges in their lives.  Finally, they will gain specific techniques about how to practice compassion in their representation of families.  Speakers include Vivek Sankaran (Child Advocacy Law Clinic, University of Michigan Law School), Amelia Frank Meyer (Alia), and Shrounda Selivanoff (Washington State Office of Public Defense).  Hosted and recorded by Michigan State Court Administrative Office - Child Welfare Services on June 24, 2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350850
Approved 6/24/2020 to 6/24/2021

(ICJ-426)  On demand Rescheduled SPD presents Polk County Model Court Panel Discussion.  State Public Defender.  This webinar is an informal Q & A about how things are going with virtual hearings and challenges with services during the pandemic.  Panelists include:  District Associate Judge Kimberly Ayotte; Will Sales, Attorney with the Sales Law Firm; Joni Fleig, Court Reporter; Lynn Vogan, Attorney with the Youth Law Center; Jordan Brackey, Assistant County Attorney; and John Hawkins, Juvenile Court Officer.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350034
Approved 5/28/2020 to 5/28/2021

(ICJ-427)  On-Demand Family Centered Services.  State Public Defender.  SPD presents a Polk County Model Court Training.  This 90-minute webinar addresses Family-Centered Services contracts and the conversion of group care of QRTP (Qualified Residential Treatment Program) per the Family First Act requirement.  Presented by Janee Harvey, Division Administrator for Adult, Children, and Family Services of the Department of Human Services.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 351385
Approved 7/7/2020 to 7/7/2021

(ICJ-428)  On demand Model Court Training 2019 Case Law Update.  State Public Defender.  Participants learn about some of the most important appellate decisions in 2019 related to juvenile law.  Presenters focus on reversals, cases with dissents, and cases that provide good summaries of important legal concepts.  Materials include student-written summaries of important cases from the last year.  Presented by Jami Hagemeier (Attorney at Law) and Kayli Paul (3L Student Attorney with the Children's Rights Clinic at Drake Law School).

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350033
Approved 1/16/2020 to 1/16/2021

(ICJ-429)  On demand What We Need to Know About Drug Tests.  State Public Defender.  Gary D. Bucher, from Mid-Iowa Testing in Urbandale, Iowa, discusses Urine Drug Screens, Hair Testing, Oral Fluid Testing, Sweat Patch Testing, Unknown Substance Testing, and Breath Alcohol Testing.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350030
Approved 1/24/2020 to 1/24/2021

(ICJ-430)  On demand Family First Prevention Services Act (Family First).  State Public Defender.  Family First will restructure how the federal government spends money on child welfare to improve outcomes for children and families.  This webinar offers an analysis of the act and will discuss the implications for Iowa.  Presented by Janee Harvey, Division Administrator for Adult, Children, and Family Services of the Department of Human Services.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 349677
Approved 4/16/2020 to 4/16/2021

(ICJ-431)  On demand Quality Representation of Children and Parents during the Covid-19 Pandemic.  State Public Defender.  This panel discussion explores how to effectively represent families while using remote means of communication and the complexities of parent-child interactions via the Internet.  Panel members include a parent's attorney, GAL, a county attorney, and a judge.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 350054
Approved 5/15/2020 to 5/15/2021

(ICJ-433)  Qualified Residential Treatment Program (QRTP).  Iowa Children's Justice. 

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353981
Approved 8/20/2020

(ICJ-434) Introduction to Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA).  Iowa Children's Justice. 

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353958
Approved 8/20/2020

(ICJ-436)  Approaches to Addressing Behavioral Problems in Children.  Iowa Children's Justice.  The Presentation reviews basic behavioral analysis; recognizes the functions of behavior; discusses how to take a behavioral history; identifies behavioral strategies; and discusses the medical evaluation for behavior.  Presented by Nate Noble, DO.  Only available until 9/2/2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353817
Approved 8/17/2020 to 9/2/2020

(ICJ-437)  The Neurobiology of Attachment in Pregnancies Affected by Prenatal Substance Use.  Iowa Children's Justice.  This presentation describes the effects of illicit substance use on the pregnant woman's production of oxytocin; discusses three effects of prenatal substance exposure on infant neurobehavior; and identifies strategies for promoting maternal/infant attachment in pregnancies affected by prenatal substance use.  Presented by Ira Chasnoff, MD.  Only available until 9/2/2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353816
Approved 8/17/2020 to 9/2/2020

(ICJ-438)  Assessing and Treating Young Children with Mental Health Problems Iowa Children's Justice.  This presentation discusses unique aspects of infant/early childhood mental health work; recognizes the role of relationships when working with young children and their caregivers and identifies three evidence-based psychotherapeutic interventions used with young children in Iowa.  Presented by Kelly Pelzel, PhD.  Only available until 9/2/2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353815
Approved 8/17/2020 to 9/2/2020

(ICJ-439)  Non-Pharmaceutical, Trauma-Informed, Integrative Medicine Approaches to Address Childhood ADHD Symptoms.  Iowa Children's Justice.  This presentation will help participants detect and assess how stress, childhood trauma, and other physical and mental characteristics and imbalances can present as ADHD symptoms.  Participants will also learn about non-pharmaceutical integrative medicine approaches and nervous system co-regulation and self-regulation practices to help address  DHD symptoms as well as support children, families, and caregivers.  presented by Shannon R. Myers, MS, CRC, CMHIMP.  Only available until 9/2/2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353814
Approved 8/17/2020 to 9/2/2020

(ICJ-440)  Current and Future Innovations in Trauma-Informed Care for Primary Care Iowa Children's Justice.  This presentation will describe the importance of trauma-informed care (TIC) in primary care; review current innovated models of TIC; and discuss potential future directives in TIC in primary care.  Presented by Amy Shriver, MD.  Only available until 9/2/2020.

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1 hrs/0 Ethics hrs
Activity # 353813
Approved 8/17/2020 to 9/2/2020

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