NPF-GRAPPA Dermatology-Rheumatology Collaborative Initiative - Cleveland

Cleveland, OH US
September 24, 2016

NPF and GRAPPA will provide live, local education for rheumatologists, dermatologists, primary care providers and allied health in 5 regional conferences planned for 2016.   Each conference will feature nationally recognized experts, chosen from the members of each organization. Attendees will receive a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM through didactic lectures, case-based presentations, and breakout sessions demonstrating physical exams and ultrasound techniques on patients.   During the sessions, questions will be asked using an electronic audience response system, and learner participation will be encouraged throughout the sessions, especially during the hands-on portion of the physical exam and the Ask an Expert session. The session will also feature a patient speaker who will inform the audience about quality of life considerations with psoriatic disease. 

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Celgene Corporation, Janssen Biotech, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals and Pfizer.

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Accreditation Statement

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 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

Dermatologists, Rheumatologists, Allied Health Care Providers

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

• Discuss the epidemiology, clinical features, and classification of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis (PsA)

• Describe current understanding of the pathogenesis of psoriasis and PsA

• Implement most recent methods to assess and treat psoriasis and PsA

• Identify and better manage key co-morbidities of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and their impact

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.75 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 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course opens: 
12/08/2015
Course expires: 
09/24/2016
Event starts: 
09/24/2016 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/24/2016 - 2:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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9801 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106
United States


Program Chairs

Philip Mease, M.D.
Director, Rheumatology Research
Swedish Medical Center
Clinical Professor
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, Washington

 

Amit Garg, M.D.
Chair of Dermatology
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Manhasset, New York

Session Faculty

Amit Garg, M.D.
Chair of Dermatology
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Manhasset, New York

M. Elaine Husni, M.D., M.P.H.
Vice Chair of Rheumatology
Director, Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Center

Cleveland Clinic
Assistant Professor
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio

Neil Korman, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Clinical Trials Unit
Director, Murdough Family Center for Psoriasis
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Professor of Dermatology
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio

Gurjit Kaeley, M.D.
Division Chief
Professor of Medicine
Director of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
University of Florida College of Medicine
Jacksonville, Florida

Leonard Calabrese, DO
Vice Chair, Rheumatic and immunologic Diseases
R.J. Fasenmeyer Chair of Clinical Immunology
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/08/2015
Course expires: 
09/24/2016

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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