PROGRAM OVERVIEW

This virtual webinar series is intended for dermatologists, pediatric dermatologists, and dermatology advanced providers (NPs and PAs) who are involved in the care and treatment of patients with alopecia areata.

FACULTY
Program Chair
Brett King, MD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut
Speaking Faculty
  Antonella Tosti, MD
Fredric Brandt Endowed Professor of Dermatology
Dr. Phillip Frost Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida
Brittany Craiglow, MD
Associate Professor Adjunct – Dermatology Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut
  Elise A. Olsen, MD
Professor of Dermatology and Medicine
Founder and Director, Hair Disorders Research and Treatment Center
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina
 

TARGET AUDIENCE

This educational activity is intended for dermatology professionals who care for patients with alopecia areata.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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

    • Distinguish between the pathophysiology of alopecia areata and other causes of hair loss
    • Use clinical trial data on the efficacy, safety, and durability of JAK inhibitors to recognize patients with AA who may benefit from these therapies
    • Identify risk factors for disease progression and poor prognosis in patients with AA
    • Develop treatment regimens for patients with AA that consider the psychosocial burden of the disease and associated autoimmune disorders

 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 1.0 AMA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live virtual activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Purpose: Education for managing alopecia areata, including current and new treatments, leads to safe practice, quality care, and continuous professional and personal development for nurses.

Credit: 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 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.

During this lecture, the faculty may mention the use of medications for both FDA-approved and nonapproved indications.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are science-based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to use 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 ability before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

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