Biologic Agents for a Personalized Approach to Psoriasis: Improving PASI Response and Quality of Life
Monday, February 18, 2019
6:45 AM to 7:45 AM
Hilton Waikoloa Village
69-425 Waikoloa Beach Drive
Waikoloa, HI, 96738
Meeting Room: Monarchy Ballroom
- Virtual reality headsets provided to enhance learning experience
- Case-based learning environment
Joel M. Gelfand, MD, MSCE
Professor of Dermatology
Professor of Epidemiology
Vice Chair of Clinical Research and Medical Director
Dermatology Clinical Studies Unit Director,
Psoriasis and Phototherapy Treatment Center
University Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
1.Describe the rationale for higher PASI goals in patients with moderate-to-severe psoriasis taking biologics
2.Review the pathophysiologic similarities between psoriasis and cardiovascular disease to better manage the psoriasis patient
3. Discuss patient-focused therapeutic goals and the role or biologics in pursuing these targets.
This activity is intended for dermatologists, physician assistants, nurses and nurse practitioners who are involved in the management of patients with psoriasis
Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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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 care of patients with psoriasis.
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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