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What is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis? A Game-Based Learning Experience on Current Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment

What is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis? A Game-Based Learning Experience on Current Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment

Format

Webcast

Time to Complete

1 hour

Released

May 31, 2019

Expires

May 31, 2020
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Maximum Credits

1.00 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Accredited Provider

This activity is jointly provided by the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Catamount Medical Education.

Commercial Supporter

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim.

Program Description

What is Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis? Earn points, beat your score, and even take notes while reviewing the most recent evidence related to the diagnosis and treatment strategies for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). Rise to the challenge and test your IPF knowledge with this interactive, online learning experience!

Intended Audience

Pulmonologists, radiologists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with IPF.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Implement evidence-based approaches to diagnose IPF
  • Utilize guideline-driven approaches for the treatment of IPF
  • Interpret emerging data on the use of antifibrotic therapy in IPF

Conflict Of Interest Disclosure Policy

In accordance with the disclosure policy of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University as well as standards set forth by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, all CME activity speakers and planners have disclosed all relevant commercial financial relationships received within the past twelve months. This activity’s disclosures have been reviewed and all identified conflicts of interest, if applicable, have been resolved.

Faculty

Barry S. Shea, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Rhode Island Hospital
593 Eddy St,
Providence, RI

Dr. Shea discloses the following:
Grant/Research Support: Biogen
Consultant: Platform Q Health

Accredited Provider Disclosure

Maria Sullivan, CME Director, Brown University: no relevant financial relationships reported

Publishing Staff Disclosures

Susan Denner MD, MS, Medical Director, Catamount Medical Education: no relevant financial relationships reported

Danielle Ellinas, Project Manager, Catamount Medical Education: no relevant financial relationships reported

Credit

1.00

Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Catamount Medical Education. The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM  .  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

The Warren Alpert Medical School Office of CME requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

Instructions

In order to receive credit, participants must complete the pre-assessment questions, post-test, and program evaluation. Participants must also score at least 75% on the posttest. Certificates will be distributed online at the conclusion of the activity. Your online certificate will be saved on myCME within your Profile/Exam History, which you can access at any time.

For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact Maria Sullivan, CME Director, Brown University. Phone: 401-863-1208 Email: CME@Brown.edu.

Privacy Policy

The Warren Alpert Medical School Office of CME and Catamount Medical Education, LLC, respect your privacy. All personal information that is provided to Catamount Medical Education, LLC, is protected and will not be sold to a third party for commercial purposes. All personally identifiable information contained in the Catamount Medical Education, LLC, registration databases is treated as confidential and will be used only for the purposes stated in this policy, except where required by law. Catamount Medical Education, LLC, maintains user databases that contain mailing and user profile information as well as a record of the CME activities viewed and the post-test and evaluation results for CME credit. This information is provided to activity collaborators for the purposes of CME recordkeeping. By participating in this activity, you agree that Catamount Medical Education, LLC, has full permission to provide this information.

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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
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