An Oculus Virtual Reality View: The Role of Emergency Physicians in the Management of Immune-related Adverse Events in Patients Treated with Immuno-oncology Agents

 

VIRTUAL REALITY CME MEETING in conjunction with the ACEP 2019 SCIENTIFIC ASSEMBLY

 

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

6:30–7:00 AM: Registration and Breakfast
7:00–8:00 AM: Meeting

Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
650 15th Street
Denver, CO 80202
Meeting room: Capitol Ballroom 3

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Virtual Reality videos included in presentation
  • Case-based learning environment
  • Create your own personalized office poster

FACULTY

Diwakar Davar, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
Department of Medicine
Hematology/Oncology
Pittsburgh, PA

TARGET AUDIENCE

This programming is designed to meet the educational needs of emergency-department physicians and other healthcare professionals working as part of the multidisciplinary care team..

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
• Discuss the effects of ICI therapy on immune system cells that lead to IrAEs in patients with cancer seen by emergency physicians
• Describe the role of emergency physicians in the recognition of signs and symptoms of ICI IrAEs and their management in patients with cancer
• Review strategies to overcome barriers to the implementation of necessary practice changes for emergency physicians seeing cancer patients with ICI IrAEs

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

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 live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Purpose:

This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the management of patients treated with Immunotherapy.

Credits:

1.0 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

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(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.

ACEP ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Emergency Physicians and Med Learning Group. The American College of Emergency Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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 UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME 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.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

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