Vasculitis CME Course 2019
This is an intensive course to examine and review current knowledge about the biology and management of vasculitis. The course draws together experts in the fields of epidemiology, imaging and treatment of major forms of vascular inflammatory diseases including Giant Cell Arteritis, Takayasu arteritis, ANCA vasculitis (GPA, MPA, EGPA) and others. State of the art management and current research into various forms of vasculitis will be presented at this scientific meeting.
Jointly provided by the Vasculitis Foundation.
Internists, rheumatologists, vascular medicine specialists, pulmonologists, nephrologists, ENT specialists, other physicians and providers as well as scientists who are engaged in research into the biology of vasculitis and involved in the care of patients with these diseases.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Select and apply appropriate diagnostic strategies for the initial and follow up evaluation of patients with various forms of vasculitis.
- Describe the potential end-organ complications and treatment related comorbidities in patients with vasculitis.
- Explain how to select and use glucocorticoid and novel biologic agents for remission induction in major forms of vasculitis.
- Explain how to formulate a treatment plan for remission maintenance in patients with vasculitis.
Attendance at this Mayo Clinic Course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science and Vasculitis Foundation. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.
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- 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 5.00 Attendance
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