Targeting Intracellular Signaling Molecules in the Pursuit of Disease Remission and Comorbid Management of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM: Registration/Dinner
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Meeting

Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
165 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30303
Meeting Room: Capitol North

FEATURES

  • Virtual Reality headsets provided to all attendees for viewing this presentation only
  • Interactive, case-based learning environment
  • Create your own Personalized Poster
  • iPads provided to enhance learning experience and enable real-time Q&A

Faculty

Daniel E. Furst, MD
Professor of Rheumatology and Medicine
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Washington, Seattle WA
University of Florence, Florence, Italy

Andreas Reimold, MD
Professor
Rheumatic Diseases Division
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern
Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Learning Objectives

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

  • Review the systemic pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis as driven by inflammatory effector pathways
  • Discuss the clinical trials data for the efficacy and safety of JAK pathway inhibition in the treatment of moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis
  • Describe the disease-related comorbid changes, their associated risks and management in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of rheumatologists, internists, and allied healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This CME activity is planned and produced in accordance with ACCME Essentials.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 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

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the long-term treatment and management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

CNE Credits:1.5 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

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