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Course Director

Glenn J. Jaffe, MD
Glenn J. Jaffe, MD

Duke Reading Center
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina

Faculty

Robert T. Keenan
Robert T. Keenan, MD, MPH

Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina

Elizabeth Herndon
Elizabeth Herndon

Patient

Accredited by

University of Cincinnati

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:0.75 Credits
Release Date:2017-May-25
Expiration Date:2018-May-24
Estimated Time for Completion:45 minutes
Registration Required:No
Cost:Free of charge

Activity Description and Educational Objectives

In this activity, renowned experts in ophthalmology and rheumatology, along with one of their patients, discuss the multidisciplinary management of uveitis.

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

  • Apply approaches to identify and classify patients with noninfectious uveitis
  • Discuss new and emerging treatment options for patients with noninfectious uveitis in terms of mechanism of action, efficacy, and safety
  • Employ multidisciplinary patient-centered strategies to treat patients with noninfectious uveitis

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of rheumatologists, ophthalmologists, uveitis and retina specialists, and other clinicians involved in the management of patients with uveitis.

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: May 25, 2017 - May 24, 2018
Time to Complete: 45 minutes

Faculty & Disclosure / Conflict of Interest Policy

In accordance with ACCME requirements, the University of Cincinnati 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 and Moderator

Glenn J. Jaffe, MD
Robert Machemer Professor of Ophthalmology
Chief, Vitreoretinal Division
Director, Duke Reading Center
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina

Glenn J. Jaffe, MD, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant for AbbVie Inc. and pSivida.
Advisory Board for pSivida.

Faculty

Robert T. Keenan, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Clinical Lead, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina

Robert T. Keenan, MD, MPH, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant for Horizon Pharma plc.
Speakers Bureau participant with AbbVie Inc. and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Advisory Board for AstraZeneca; Horizon Pharma plc; and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Elizabeth Herndon
Patient

Elizabeth Herndon has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

CME Reviewers

Rick E. Ricer, MD
Professor Emeritus
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio

Rick E. Ricer, MD, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

Adam H. Kaufman, MD, FACS
Residency Program Director and Vice Chairman
Director of Cornea and Uveitis
Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio

Adam H. Kaufman, MD, FACS, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

CME Accreditation

Deborah Cole, BS
Program Coordinator, Continuing Medical Education
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio

Deborah Cole, BS, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

Susan P. Tyler, MEd, CMP, CHCP
Director, Continuing Medical Education
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio

Susan P. Tyler, MEd, CMP, CHCP, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

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.

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 the University of Cincinnati and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education. The University of Cincinnati is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Cincinnati designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the requirements for 0.75 American Board of Ophthalmology MOC self-assessment CME credits.

ACPESuccessful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Providership

This CME activity is jointly provided by the University of Cincinnati and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education.

Support

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from AbbVie.

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.

Copyright © 2000-2017, PeerView Press

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