Herpes Zoster in Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: Incidence and Prevention - 2019 On Demand Webinar

Hear from Dr. Joseph Merola and Dr. Emily Baumrin on the latest information regarding the herpes zoster vaccine and psoriatic disease.

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This program is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Celgene Corporation.

Accreditation Statement

The National Psoriasis Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit

The National Psoriasis Foundation designates this enduring material for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Target Audience

Physicians, Dermatologists, Rheumatologists, and Allied Healthcare professionals. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Compare the risk of herpes zoster in patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis on different systemic therapies including conventional synthetic, biologic, and targeted synthetic disease modifying antirheumatic drugs.
  2. Review the new recombinant zoster vaccine and recommendations for vaccination in patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.

Questions? Contact us at aagnew@psoriasis.org or 503-546-8387 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    Accreditation

    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and the National Psoriasis Foundation. OHSU is accredited by the ACCME to provide CME for physicians.

    Credit

    OHSU School of Medicine, Division of CME, designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 CE
Course opens: 
03/28/2019
Course expires: 
03/27/2021
Cost:
$0.00
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Joseph Merola, M.D., MMSc
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Director of the Clinical Unit for Research Innovation and Trials
Director, Center for Skin and Related Musculoskeletal Diseases
Department of Dermatology and Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology
Associate Program Director, Combined Internal Medicine-Dermatology Residency Program
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Emily Baumrin, MD
Internal Medicine and Dermatology Resident
Harvard Medical School

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/28/2019
Course expires: 
03/27/2021

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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