Update on the Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder
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Friday, February 28, 2020
6:45PM – 7:00PM: Registration and Dinner
7:00PM – 8:00PM: CME Symposium
Hilton West Palm Beach
600 Okeechobee Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Meeting Room: Ocean Ballroom AB
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- Interactive, case-based learning environment
Dean Wingerchuk, MD, MSc, FRCP(C)
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of U.S.-based neurologists, neuro-ophthalmologists, and emergency physicians who treat patients with NMOSD.
After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
- Describe dysfunctional immunologic factors, such as IL-6, and pathways of clinical importance for NMOSD therapy.
- Discuss best practices for early diagnosis of NMOSD, including differential diagnosis and AQP4-IgG testing.
- Review the mechanisms of action of emerging treatments for NMOSD and clinical trial data on their safety and efficacy profiles.
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 long-term treatment and management of patients with NMOSD.
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.
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