The Unique Role of the Community Pharmacist in the Management of Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis in the Pediatric Population
A Midday Symposium conducted at the 2018 ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
10:45 – 11:30 AM: Registration
11:30 – 1:00 PM: Symposium
Anaheim Convention Center
800 W Katella Avenue
Anaheim CA 92802
Meeting room: Room 258, 200 Level, ACC North
- 1.50 CME credits
- Virtual reality headsets provided to enhance learning experience (for viewing this presentation only)
- Interactive, case-based learning environment
Lindsay Strowd, MD, FAAD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Wake Forest Baptist Health
Geoffrey C. Wall, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS
Professor of Clinical Sciences
Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Internal Medicine Clinical Pharmacist
Iowa Methodist Medical Center
Medical Intelligence Group, PLLC
Des Moines, IA
After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
- Describe recent pathophysiological findings in AD that have informed the selection of new therapeutic targets
- Identify best practices for severity assessment and diagnosis of moderate-to-severe AD in pediatric patients, accounting for biomarkers, phenotype/genotype, comorbidities, and disease burden
- Review the clinical profiles and mechanisms of action of the new and emerging targeted agents for the treatment of pediatric patients with AD
- Explain how different comorbidities and adherence barriers play a role in the choice of treatment regimens for pediatric patients with AD
- Discuss the benefits of patient-centered health care management teams for pediatric patients with AD and the respective roles of team members
This activity is intended for US-based pharmacists involved in the management of pediatric patients with AD.
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 1.5 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 care of patients with pediatric atopic dermatitis.
Credits: 1.5 ANCC Contact Hours
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 1.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.
PHARMACY CREDIT INFORMATION
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and MedLearning Group. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours for pharmacists. Learners should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UAN: Pharmacists: JA4008163-9999-18-051-L04-P; Pharmacy Technician: JA4008163-9999-18-051-L04-T
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