Course Director

Eric Simpson, MD, MCR
Eric Simpson, MD, MCR

Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon

Accredited by

Penn State College of Medicine

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:0.5 Credits
Release Date:2017-Oct-20
Expiration Date:2018-Oct-19
Estimated Time for Completion:30 minutes
Registration Required:No
Cost:Free of Charge

Expert commentary is based on data presented at the 26th Congress of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology*

Activity Description and Educational Objectives

In this activity, a leading dermatologist discusses new data for novel and emerging atopic dermatitis treatments recently presented at the 26th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Geneva, Switzerland.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Evaluate new data for the efficacy and safety of current and emerging atopic dermatitis treatments
  • Apply approaches to treat patients with atopic dermatitis in the context of new evidence and various patient- and therapy-related factors

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of dermatologists, allergists, immunologists, and other clinicians involved in the care of patients with atopic dermatitis.

Requirements for Successful Completion

In order to receive credit, participants must view the activity and complete the post-test and evaluation form. There are no pre-requisites and there is no fee to participate in this activity or to receive CME credit. Statements of Credit are awarded upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.

Media: Enduring Material
Release and Expiration Dates: October 20, 2017 - October 19, 2018
Time to Complete: 30 minutes

Faculty & Disclosure / Conflict of Interest Policy

In accordance with ACCME requirements, Penn State College of Medicine has a conflict of interest policy that requires faculty to disclose relevant financial relationships related to the content of their presentations/materials. Any potential conflicts are resolved so that presentations are evidence-based and scientifically balanced.

Course Director

Eric Simpson, MD, MCR
Professor of Dermatology
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon

Eric Simpson, MD, MCR, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant for AbbVie Inc.; Celgene Corporation; Eli Lilly and Company; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; GSK group of companies; LEO Pharma Inc.; Menlo Therapeutics; Pfizer Inc.; Regeneron; and sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC/Genzyme Corporation.
Grant/Research Support from Eli Lilly and Company; GSK group of companies; Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; Regeneron; Roivant Sciences Ltd; and Tioga Pharmaceuticals.

Medical Director

Kate Nelson, PhD
PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education

Kate Nelson, PhD, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

Other PVI staff who may potentially review content for this activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Penn State College of Medicine staff and faculty involved in the development and review of this activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Providership, Credit & Support

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 Penn State College of Medicine and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education. Penn State College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Penn State College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Information about CME credit for this activity is available by contacting Penn State at 717-531-6483 or Reference course # G6191-18-T.


This CME activity is jointly provided by Penn State College of Medicine and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education.


This activity is supported by an educational grant from Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

The faculty of this educational activity may include discussions of products or devices that are not currently labeled for use by the FDA. Faculty members have been advised to disclose to the audience any reference to an unlabeled or investigational use.

No endorsement of unapproved products or uses is made or implied by coverage of these products or uses in our reports. No responsibility is taken for errors or omissions in reports.

Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications and warnings.

*PeerView Press is an independent publisher of conference news and medical education programs.

The materials presented here are used with the permission of the authors and/or other sources. These materials do not necessarily reflect the views of PeerView Press or any of its partners, providers, and/or supporters.

Copyright © 2000-2017, PeerView Press

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