This activity is hosted on the site of our educational partner

You will be connecting to our educational partner, which controls its own content, practices, and other policies.

You will be connecting to our educational partner, which controls its own content, practices, and other policies.

  • Overview
  • Pre-Assessment
  • Activity
  • Post-Test
  • Evaluation
  • Claim Credit
Changing Landscape of Treatment Options for Migraine with Monoclonal Antibodies Targeting Calcitonin Gene-related Peptide (CGRP) Pathway or its Receptor

Changing Landscape of Treatment Options for Migraine with Monoclonal Antibodies Targeting Calcitonin Gene-related Peptide (CGRP) Pathway or its Receptor

Format

Webcast

Time to Complete

1 hour

Released

March 22, 2019

Expires

March 22, 2020
Add to Queue


Maximum Credits

1.00 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
1.00 / ANCC Contact Hour

Accredited Provider

Jointly provided by Amedco and MedNet, LLC.

Commercial Supporters

Supported by Amgen.

Program Description

This webcast is intended to improve care of patients with migraine by accelerating adoption of new guidelines and evidence-based practice change. In-depth discussion of novel agents at various stages of clinical development will be given significant focus. This Internet CME activity is designed to provide clinical decision-making strategies for integration of novel therapeutic options.

Intended Audience

This webcast is designed to meet the educational needs of neurologists, internal medicine, family medicine physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and allied healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with migraine.

Educational Objectives

As a result of participating in the activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Describe the current understanding of pathophysiology of migraine and mechanism of action of monoclonal antibodies of CGRP pathway or its receptors
  • Summarize the data focusing on monoclonal antibodies of CGRP or its receptors in the preventive treatment of episodic and chronic migraine

Conflict Of Interest Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of the Amedco to ensure activity content is balanced, independent, objective and based on scientific best-evidence. All persons in a position to control content (i.e., course director, planning committee member and speaker) were required to disclose any relevant financial relationship with a commercial entity relative to the content of his/her presentation.

Every person in a position to control content reported he/she does not have any relevant financial relationships with industry (relative to the content of his/her presentation) to disclose.

Faculty

Stephen D Silberstein, MD
Professor of Neurology
Thomas Jefferson University
Director
Jefferson Headache Center
Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Silberstein discloses that he is a consultant and on advisory board: Abide Therapeutics; Alder Biopharmaceuticals; Allergan, Inc.; Amgen; Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Biohaven Pharmaceuticals; Cefaly; Curelator, Inc.; Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories; Egalet Corporation; GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Health Holdings, LLC.; eNeura Inc.; electroCore Medical, LLC; Impel NeuroPharma, Inc.; Lilly USA, LLC; Medscape, LLC; Novartis, Inc.; Satsuma Pharmaceuticals; Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Teva Pharmaceuticals; Theranica; and Trigemina, Inc.consult to Acorda, Allergan, Amgen, Alder, Promius eNeura, Eli Lilly &Company, Insys therapeutics, Autonomic Technologies, Teva, Xenon, Tonix, Trigemina, Boston Scientific, Nocira, Zosano, Biocentric, Biohaven, Magellan, Theranica, Charleston Laboratories.

Planners' and Managers' Disclosures

The planners and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME webcast:

Stephen D Silberstein, MD, listed his disclosures under the Faculty heading above.

Kamatham A. Naidu, PhD (MedNet, LLC), has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Brian Waggoner (MedNet, LLC), has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Sheryl Morgan (Amedco), has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Credit

1.00

Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Accreditation Statement



In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and MedNet LLC. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statement

Amedco designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM  . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credit

1.00

Type

CNE Contact Hour(s)

Accreditation Statement



In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and MedNet LLC. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statement

Amedco designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 contact hour. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

It is the policy of the Amedco to inform each speaker of his/her responsibility to disclose to the attendees when products or procedures discussed are off-label, unlabeled, experimental, and/or investigational (not FDA approved) and of any limitations on the information that is presented, such as data that are preliminary or that represent ongoing research, interim analyses, and/or unsupported opinion.

Each speaker reported he/she will notify the audience if/when discussion includes off-label, unlabeled, experimental, and/or investigational (not FDA approved) information or limited use references within the content of his/her presentation.

Disclaimer

The information provided at this educational initiative is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical/clinical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

NON-ENDORSEMENT OF PRODUCTS
Amedco does not imply either real or implied endorsement of any product, service, or company referred to in this educational activity.

Instructions

There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this webcast. During the period March 22, 2019 through March 22, 2020, participants must read all the material and study the educational webcast.

This webcast includes text, graphics, and may include multimedia features.

To obtain credit, a score of 80% or above on the post-test is required. Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully completed this program, answered all test questions, completed the post-test and evaluation, and have received a digital copy of your credit certificate. Your online certificate will be saved on myCME within your Profile/CME History, which you can access at any time.

If you have any questions relating to the accreditation of this activity, please contact the CME/CE Provider at 651-789-3730.

If you have any other questions relating to your certificate or other issues with this activity, please contact myCME.Support@haymarketmedical.com.

Privacy Policy

Amedco observes privacy and confidentiality of CME information and personal information of CME participants. Third parties receive only aggregated data about CME activities that are relevant to their interests and/or the activities they support.

myCME privacy policy

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Hardware and Software Requirements
  • A computer with an internet connection
  • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
  • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required
Add to Queue