Treatment Strategies in PAH: Recent and Emerging Research

Sep 22, 2021 06:30pm -
Sep 22, 2021 08:00pm

Event Description

NJAOPS MEMBERSHIP APPRECIATION EVENT

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021

6:30pm-8:00pm EST

LECTURE TOPIC:

Treatment Strategies in PAH: Recent and Emerging Research

EDUCATOR:

Kerri Akaya Smith, MD
Assistant Professor, Medical Director of Pulmonary Hypertension
Penn Medicine UPHS
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
LOCATION
Ruth's Chris Steak House
1 Hilton Court
Parsippany, New Jersey 07054
(973) 889-1400
 
ACCREDITATION AND CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENTS
 
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by University of Nebraska Medical Center and Practice Point Communications. University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accredition Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide countinuing education for healthcare team. 
 
The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
The New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons is accredited by the American Osteopthic Association. NJAOPS designated this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 1-A CME Credits. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain new diagnostic approaches in evaluating suspected PAH and monitoring patient progress as techniques become validated 
  • Assess the use of effective combination therapy strategies to integrate the latest clinical data into patient care in the setting of PAH
  • List new therapeutics into the treatment paradigm for PAH as they become FDA approved, while avoiding off-label use of approaches not proven to be beneficial in PAH 
  • Describe new therapeutic clinical trials for patients with PAH

 

CME Requirements:

∙ All AMA credit must be issued through Practice Point Communications

∙ Each attendee must sign in the day of the lecture

∙ Each attendee must complete an evaluation whether applying for AMA credit or not.

 


Event Type:Education
Early registration ends on Sep 02, 2021.
Regular registration starts on Sep 03, 2021 and ends on Sep 22, 2021.
Late registration starts on Sep 23, 2021.