Better Every Day: Improving Adherence and Quality of Life in Patients with Growth Hormone Deficiency- CEU 2019 Enduring

This course was a live CME-certified Ancillary Symposium presented at CEU 2019, held in Miami, FL. This educational activity is supported by an independent medical educational grant from Ascendis Pharma, Novo Nordisk Inc., and Sandoz, Inc. These ancillary symposia are developed through the Endocrine Society’s Special Programs Committee (SPC).

 

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Target Audience

This activity is intended for endocrinologists and endocrine fellows, primary care physicians, physician’s assistants, nurse practitioners and other healthcare professionals.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, learners will be able to:

  • Summarize the epidemiological statistics and current best practices in growth hormone management

  • Incorporate approaches to improve adherence from shared-decision making to appropriate use of longer-acting growth hormone formulations

  • Counsel appropriate patients on benefits of GHD during the transition period

Additional Information

Target Audience: 
Physician-in-practice
Fellow
Resident
Clinical researcher
Scientific researcher
Educator/Teacher
Pharmacist
Nurse/Nurse practitioner
Physician assistant
Allied health professional
Other
Competency Area: 
Medical Knowledge
Topic Area: 
Hormones and Cancer
Level of Outcomes: 
Level 1 (Participation)
Level 2 (Satisfaction)
Level 3A (Learning: Declarative Knowledge (Knows))
Level 3B (Learning: Procedural Knowledge (Knows How))
Level 4 (Learning: Competence (Shows How))
Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.00 CME Certificate of Participation
Course opens: 
09/30/2019
Course expires: 
09/30/2020

Program Chair

Atil Yilmaz Kargi, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of Miami
Miami, FL
 

DISCLOSURE POLICY

The faculty, committee members, and staff who are in position to control the content of this activity are required to disclose to the Endocrine Society and to learners any relevant financial relationship(s) of the individual or spouse/partner that have occurred within the last 12 months with any commercial interest(s) whose products or services are related to the CME content. Financial relationships are defined by remuneration in any amount from the commercial interest(s) in the form of grants; research support; consulting fees; salary; ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options, or ownership interest excluding diversified mutual funds); honoraria or other payments for participation in speakers' bureaus, advisory boards, or boards of directors; or other financial benefits. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent CME planners with relevant financial relationships from planning or delivery of content, but rather to provide learners with information that allows them to make their own judgments of whether these financial relationships may have influenced the educational activity with regard to exposition or conclusion.

The Endocrine Society has reviewed all disclosures and resolved or managed all identified conflicts of interest, as applicable.

The faculty reported the following relevant financial relationship(s) during the content development process for this activity:
Atil Yilmaz Kargi, MD: Advisory board member, Consulting fee, Strongbridge Biopharma; Primary Investigator, Research Grant, Corcept

The following SPC member who planned and reviewed content for this activity reported relevant financial relationships:  
Susmeeta Sharma, MD:
Speaker, Corcept

The following SPC member who planned and reviewed content for this activity reported no relevant financial relationships:  Neena Natt, MD

The following SPC Committee members reported financial relationships:
Andjela T. Drincic, MD: Advisory Board Member, Corcept
Sergio Fazio, MD, PhD: Consultant, Amarin, Amgen, Esperion, AstraZeneca
Steven T. Harris, MD: Ad hoc consultant on Advisory Boards, Eli Lilly & Company, Radius Health; Speaker, Amgen, Eli Lilly & Company, Radius Health
Jonathan Purnell, MD: Advisor, Novo Nordisk
Amy Rothberg, MD: Advisor, Rhythm Pharmaceuticals; Spouse, consultant of Merck

The Endocrine Society has reviewed these relationships to determine which are relevant to the content of this activity and resolved any identified conflicts of interest for these individuals.

The following SPC members reported no relevant financial relationships:
Beret Ann Casey, MD, Lorena Alarcon-Casas Wright, MD, Deborah Sellmeyer, MD, Steven Weitzman, MD

Endocrine Society staff associated with the development of content for this activity reported no relevant financial relationships.

 

 

 

 

 

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The Endocrine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Endocrine Society has achieved Accreditation with Commendation.
 
The Endocrine Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ and 1.0 ABIM MOC Point. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
For questions about content or obtaining CME credit, please contact the Endocrine Society at education.endocrine.org/contact

 

MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. 

 

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.00 CME Certificate of Participation

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/30/2019
Course expires: 
09/30/2020

Required Hardware/software

PLEASE CLICK "START" FOR THE FOLLOWING ACTION:

  • TAKE PRE-SURVEY

  • EVALUATE SESSIONS

  • CLAIM CME

  • DOWNLOAD PRESENTATION SLIDES

  • PRINT A CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE OR CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION