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The Brigham Board Review in Infectious Diseases for NPs and PAs

The Brigham Board Review in Infectious Diseases for NPs and PAs

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Format

Board Review

Time to Complete

26.25 hours

Released

December 31, 2016

Expires

December 31, 2019

Maximum Credits

26.25 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
26.25 / CNE Contact Hours (0.75 pharmacotherapeutic hours)

Accredited Provider




Provided by Oakstone Publishing, LLC.

Program Description

This CME course is a wide-ranging review of the important topics in infectious diseases and keeps you abreast of the latest developments in the field. The Brigham Board Review in Infectious Diseases includes case-based lectures on topics like endocarditis, transplant infectious diseases, HIV-initial testing and evaluation, sexually transmitted infections, adult immunizations, travel medicine, and more. It will help you to:

  • Prepare for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Infectious Disease certification and recertification examinations
  • Relate pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Evaluate the latest therapeutic approaches available, their risks and benefits
  • Appraise the management of acute HIV infection, syphilis, multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and sepsis

Expand Your Skills and Improve Patient Care

A comprehensive board review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in infectious diseases provides 26.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM,  26.25 MOC points, and 26.25 Contact Hours (0.75 pharmacotherapeutic hours). Available online, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

Media Format

Online

Watch anytime, anywhere, on virtually any reliable internet-connected device (some connections may not provide optimal results). Simply log in and watch as much as you want -- no downloading necessary.

Intended Audience

This educational activity was designed for practicing infectious disease specialists and trainees who seek certication/recertication and/or continued education (with CME credits) “specific” to the infectious disease subspecialty.

Educational Objectives

After taking part in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Summarize and demonstrate increased overall knowledge of infectious disease topics
  • Identify and improve knowledge and clinical competence-based practice gaps in infectious disease
  • Compare pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Describe optimal therapeutic strategies and their risks and benefits
  • Apply the knowledge and strategies gained through participation in this activity to the Board exam and daily practice

Topics and Speakers

Click here for a complete list of course topics and speakers.

Conflict Of Interest Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of Oakstone Publishing, LLC that the faculty and provider disclose real or apparent conflict of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Oakstone has established policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity.

Course Directors

The Brigham Board Review in Infectious Diseases
James H. Maguire, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

The Brigham Board Review Distance Learning Series
Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA
Senior Associate Dean for Global and Continuing Education
Director, Master in Medical Sciences in Clinical Investigation (MMSCI) Program
Harvard Medical School
Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Faculty

Lindsey R. Baden, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Miriam Baron Barshak, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital

Brian T. Chan, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lisa A. Cosimi, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Todd B. Ellerin, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Disease
Department of Medicine
South Shore Hospital

Sarah P. Hammond, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Martin S. Hirsch, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital

Jennifer A. Johnson, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Adolf W. Karchmer, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Joel T. Katz, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Arthur Y. Kim, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital

Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Population Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Sophia Koo, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jonathan Li, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Adam D. Lipworth, MD
Instructor in Dermatology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Dermatology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Francisco M. Marty, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Dan A. Milner Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Pathology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Mary W. Montgomery, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Holly E. Rawizza, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Eric J. Rubin, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Microbiology and Molecular Genetics)
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David E. Sloane, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Sigal Yawetz, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Deborah S. Yokoe, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Planners' and Managers' Disclosures

Oakstone Publishing, LLC has assessed conflict of interest with its faculty, authors, editors, and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest were resolved for fair balance and scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity. Oakstone Publishing’s planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relevant commercial interests.

Credit

26.25

Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Accreditation Statement

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 26.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credit

26.25

Type

CNE Contact Hour(s)

Accreditation Statement

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Designation Statement

This activity awards 26.25 Contact Hours and 0.75 hours of pharmacotherapeutics.

Disclaimer

The opinions and recommendations expressed by the faculty and other experts whose input is included in this program are their own. This enduring material is produced for educational purposes only. Use of Oakstone Publishing, LLC name implies review of educational format design and approach. Please review the complete prescribing information of specific drugs or combination of drugs, including indications, contraindications, warnings and adverse effects before administering pharmacologic therapy to patients.

Instructions

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION: Once logged into the website, review the audio/videos, complete the comprehensive activity evaluation and score 70% or greater on the required post-test to assess the knowledge gained from reviewing the program. Once the activity and evaluation are complete and a satisfactory score is earned on the post test, you can print your CME certificate located under the certificate tab.

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