CME Medical Grand Rounds ~ Hospital-based Interventions for Imrpoving the Long-term Management of CO

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:September 01, 2015

Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM (PT)

Location:Conference Room B

Event Is:

  • Implement guideline-recommended strategies to accurately evaluate patients presenting with acute COPD exacerbations
  • Outline appropriate treatment strategies for the long-term management of patients with COPD utilizing evidence of long-term safety of available pharmacologic options
  • Identify patient-specific factors that influence the ability to adhere to COPD treatment regimens
  • Identify nonpharmacologic strategies for reducing the risk of exacerbations and improving overall patient QOL

Presenters:Barry Make, MD

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Implement guideline-recommended strategies to accurately evaluate patients presenting with acute COPD exacerbations
  • Outline appropriate treatment strategies for the long-term management of patients with COPD utilizing evidence of long-term safety of available pharmacologic options
  • Identify patient-specific factors that influence the ability to adhere to COPD treatment regimens
  • Identify nonpharmacologic strategies for reducing the risk of exacerbations and improving overall patient QOL

Who should attend:

This program has been designed for pulmonologists, hospitalists, fellows-in-training, residents, and other healthcare providers involved in the care of patients with COPD.

Sponsor(s):Educational Grant from Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

CME credits:1.0 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credit™ The City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. City of Hope designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.TM

R.S.V.P.: First Come First Serve

Contact:

CME Department