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
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
- Virtual Reality videos included in presentation
- Case-based learning environment
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Diwakar Davar, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
Department of Medicine
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..
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
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
This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the management of patients treated with Immunotherapy.
1.0 ANCC Contact Hour(s)
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.
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