The Evolving Role of Systemic Therapies in the Management of Atopic Dermatitis: Key Principles in Patient Care and Education

Saturday, October 3, 2020

7:00 PM – 8:15 PM CT

Please note this virtual program is 8:00 PM Eastern, 7:00 PM Central, 6:00 PM Mountain and 5:00 PM Pacific.

This symposium is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Program Features

  • Interactive, case-based learning
  • Complimentary Personalized Online Poster Portal

Faculty

Elaine Siegfried, MD
Director of Pediatric Dermatology
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital
Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology
St. Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Margaret Lee, MD, PhD
Director of Pediatric Dermatology
Director of Dermatology Medical Student Clerkship
Director of Dermatology Wellness & Professional Vitality
Assistant Professor of Dermatology & Pediatrics
BUSM Department of Dermatology
Boston, MA

Learning Objectives

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Apply evidence-based approaches to diagnose, assess, and manage moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis in pediatric and adolescent patients
  • Assess the physical, psychosocial, and developmental impact of atopic dermatitis on patients’ quality of life when selecting therapy options and evaluating therapeutic outcomes
  • Recognize and manage the adverse events associated with systemic and topical therapies for the management of atopic dermatitis in pediatric and adolescent patients

Target Audience

This activity is intended for pediatricians, dermatologists, pediatric dermatologists, primary care physicians, and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of pediatric and adolescent patients with atopic dermatitis.

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 virtual activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live virtual activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with pediatric and adolescent patients with atopic dermatitis.

Credits: 1.25 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 1.25 contact hours 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 an 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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AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs. Please contact Med Learning Group prior to participating at info@medlearninggroup.com

 

Feel free to pass this invitation on to your physicians, fellows, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, healthcare practitioners, and any other colleagues that you believe would be interested in attending this free CME/CNE program.

 

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