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Course Director

Stuart Isaacson, MD
Stuart Isaacson, MD

Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases of Florida
Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center of Boca Raton
Alzheimer's and Memory Disorders Center of South Florida
FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Boca Raton, Florida

Accredited by

Penn State College of Medicine

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:0.5 Credits
Release Date:2017-Oct-18
Expiration Date:2018-Oct-17
Estimated Time for Completion:30 minutes
Registration Required:No
Cost:Free of charge

Activity Description and Educational Objectives

In this activity, an expert in Parkinson’s disease provides his perspective on diagnosing and managing patients with Parkinson’s disease psychosis in the long-term care setting.

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

  • Recognize the key symptoms and risk factors for the development of Parkinson’s disease psychosis
  • Employ current criteria to more readily facilitate the diagnosis of psychosis among individuals with Parkinson’s disease in the long-term care setting
  • Apply evidence-based treatment approaches when managing psychosis in patients with Parkinson’s disease in the long-term care setting

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, and other clinicians involved in the management of Parkinson’s disease.

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 18, 2017 - October 17, 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

Stuart Isaacson, MD
Director, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases of Florida
Director, Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center of Boca Raton
Alzheimer's and Memory Disorders Center of South Florida
Associate Professor of Neurology
FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Boca Raton, Florida

Stuart Isaacson, MD, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Honoraria from AbbVie Inc.; ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Acorda Therapeutics; Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Addex Pharmaceuticals Ltd.; Allergan; Amarantus BioScience Holdings, Inc.; American Parkinson Disease Association; Auspex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Avid Radiopharmaceuticals, Inc.; Axovant Sciences, Inc.; AZTherapies, Inc.; Biogen; Biotie Therapies; Britannia Pharmaceuticals Ltd; Cynapsus Therapeutics Inc.; Eisai Inc.; Eli Lilly and Company; Enterin; General Electric Company; F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd; Impax Laboratories, Inc.; IntecPharma; Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.; Kyowa Kirin Pharmaceutical Development, Inc.; Lundbeck; Medtronics; Merz, Michael J. Fox Foundation; Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc.; NeuroDerm; National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - NIH; National Parkinson Foundation; Orexa; Parkinson Study Group; Pfizer Inc.; Pharma Two B; Prothena; sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC; Shire; Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Teva Pharmaceuticals USA; UCB Inc.; US WorldMeds, LLC; Xenoport; and Zambon S.p.A. Honoraria was provided for CME activities, consulting, Grant/Research Support, and/or promotional speaking.

Medical Director

Kirk A. Tacka, PhD
PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education

Kirk A. Tacka, 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 CreditTM. 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 ContinuingEd@hmc.psu.edu. Reference course # G6159-18-T.

Providership

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

Support

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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.

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.

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