A 3-Dimensional View of Recent Advances in Personalized Treatment for the Management of Uncontrolled Asthma
Jonathan Corren, MD
Director, Allergy Medical Center
Associate Professor Department of Internal Medicine
UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA
This case-based enduring activity will cover the treatment and management of patients with chronic or severe asthma.
This CME initiative is designed to meet the educational needs of pulmonologists, allergists, immunologists and primary care physicians who are involved in the healthcare of patients with severe asthma.
Upon completion of the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
- Discuss the molecular biology underlying the inflammation of asthma and associated therapeutic targets
- Assess patients’ level of control, severity of disease, and exacerbation risk in the management of asthma
- Describe the clinical trial data of current and emerging antibody targeted therapies and potential biomarkers for patients with moderate-to-severe asthma
Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
Med Learning Group designates this online activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the online activity.
NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION
This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the treatment and management of patients with asthma.
1.0 ANCC Contact Hour
CNE Accreditation Statement:
Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 1.0 contact hour of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.
DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.
DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
Dr. Corren has received consultant fees from Astra Zeneca, Genentech, Novartis, and Sanofi Regeneron.
CME Content Review
The content of this activity was independently peer reviewed.
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.
CNE Content Review
The content of this activity was peer reviewed by a nurse reviewer.
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.
The staff, planners and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CE activity:
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DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE
Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CE activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.
During the course of this lecture, Dr. Corren may mention the use of medications for both FDA-approved and non-approved indications.
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this online activity. To receive CME/CNE credit
1. Read the CME/CNE information and faculty disclosures.
2. Participate in the online activity.
3. Submit the evaluation form to Med Learning Group.
Participants will receive their certificate as a downloadable file.
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RELEASE DATE: February 5, 2019
EXPIRATION DATE: February 5, 2020
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