Jon T Giles, MD MPH (PROGRAM CHAIR)
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Rheumatology
College of Physicians & Surgeons
New York, New York
This live activity will cover treating and managing patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of rheumatologists, internists, and allied health care professionals involved in the care of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
On completing this program, attendees should be able to:
- Review clinical trials data for the efficacy and safety of JAK pathway inhibition in treating moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis.
- Assess RA-related comorbidities and their management in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
- Identify ways in which to reduce the burden of RA while improving quality of life.
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 online podcast activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the online podcast activity.
NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION
Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in treating and managing patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Credits: 1.0 ANCC Contact Hour.
CNE Accreditation Statement: Ultimate Medical Academy/Complete Conference Managemen 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.
CNE ACCREDITATION STATEMENT:
Ultimate Medical Academy/Complete Conference Managemen 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.
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DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
|Jon T Giles, MD MPH||Consultant||Gilead, Eli Lilly, Bristol Myers Squibb, AbbVie, UCB|
CME Content Review
The content of this activity was independently peer reviewed.
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.
CNE Content Review
The content of this activity was peer reviewed by a nurse reviewer.
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.
Staff Planners and Managers
The staff, planners, and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME/CE activity:
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During this lecture, the faculty may mention the use of medications for both FDA-approved and nonapproved indications.
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this enduring activity. To receive CME/CNE credit participants must:
- Read the CME/CNE information and faculty disclosures.
- Participate in the live activity.
- Submit the pre- and post-test and evaluation form to Med Learning Group.
You will receive your certificate as a downloadable file.
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