2.00 / AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM 2.00 / CE for Pharmacists (0.20 CEUs) 2.00 / CE for Nurses
Provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.
David Bernstein, MD, and Amy Paller, MD, combine their expertise and discuss emerging concepts, treatment advancements, and critical issues associated with the management of patients with atopic dermatitis. The discussion focuses on real-world patient management and includes case studies to facilitate integration of new knowledge into clinical practice.
This activity was developed for dermatologists, allergists, pediatricians, primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals who have an interest in atopic dermatitis (AD).
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
Examine the epidemiology and pathogenesis of AD and the relevance to the management of patients with AD
Integrate a proactive approach to long-term disease management in AD, with a focus on prevention of flares, assessment of disease activity, and patient education
Discuss the mechanisms, efficacy, and safety data for emerging biologic therapies and which patients are likely to benefit
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It is the policy of the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all programming. All faculty and planners participating in sponsored programs are expected to identify and reference off-label product use and disclose any relationship with those supporting the activity or any others with products or services available within the scope of the topic being discussed in the educational presentation.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences assesses conflict of interest with its instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of CE/CME activities. All relevant conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by the Annenberg Center for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity, and patient care recommendations. The Annenberg Center is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CE/CME activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in health care and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.
David I. Bernstein, MD Professor of Medicine and Environmental Health Division of Immunology, Allergy, and Rheumatology University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Cincinnati, OH
David I. Bernstein, MD discloses the following: Research Support: Allergy Therapeutics, Amgen, AstraZeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Circassia, Genentech, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Novartis, Teva Consultant: AstraZeneca, Merck, Teva Speaker's Bureau: Merck
Amy S. Paller, MD Walter J. Hamlin Professor and Chair of Dermatology Professor of Pediatrics Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, IL
Amy S. Paller, MD discloses the following: Research Support: AbbVie, Leo Foundation Employee: Amgen, Astellas, Celgene Consultant: Amgen, Galderma, GSK-Stiefel, Lilly, Novartis, Pfizer/Anacor, Sanofi/Regeneron, Vitae
Disclosure of Unlabeled Use The faculty for this activity have disclosed that there will be discussion about the use of products for non-FDA approved indications.
Planners' and Managers' Disclosures
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences John Bayliss, VP, Business Development, spouse is an employee of Amgen, Inc; all other staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.
Additional content planners The following have no significant relationship to disclose: Eugene Cullen, MD (peer reviewer) Gregory Scott, PharmD, RPh (medical writer) Sally Schermer, BSN, MBA (nurse planner)
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CE for Pharmacists
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
This program has been assigned ACPE Universal Program #0797-0000-17-015-H04-P. This program is designated for up to 2.00 contact hours (0.20 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education credit.
CE for Nurses
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
A maximum of 2.00 contact hours may be earned for successful completion of this activity.
The ideas and opinions presented in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Annenberg Center and/or its agents. As in all educational activities, we encourage practitioners to use their own judgment in treating and addressing the needs of each individual patient, taking into account that patient’s unique clinical situation. The Annenberg Center disclaims all liability and cannot be held responsible for any problems that may arise from participating in this activity or following treatment recommendations presented.
This activity is an online enduring material. Successful completion is achieved by reading and/or viewing the material, reflecting on its implications in your practice, and completing the assessment component.
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