Navigating the Journey: Patient Perspectives on Hereditary Angioedema

Target Audience

  • Allergists & Clinical Immunologists
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Dermatologists
  • Nurses

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Impact of poor disease control on patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE)
    • Clinical considerations for prescribing HAE self-treatment
  • Have greater competence related to
    • Developing an HAE action plan
  • Demonstrate greater confidence in their ability to
    • Provide team-based care for patients with HAE
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 0.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 0.50 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
05/09/2019
Course expires: 
05/08/2020
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
0
Content Development/Faculty

Jessica Cook 
Medscape Education, Medscape LLC
Relevant relationships: None

Marc Riedl, MD MS
University of California - San Diego, La Jolla, CA
Relevant relationships: BioCryst, CSL Behring, Pharming, Shire

Elisa Tompson, MSN APRN-CNP AE-C
Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic, XXXX, OK
Relevant relationships: None

Charles Vega, MD
University of California - Irvine, Irvine, CA
Relevant relationships: None

Content Reviewers

Amy Bernard, MS, BSN, RN-BC, CHCP
Lead Nurse Planner, Medscape, LLC
Relevant relationships: None

Steven Folstein, MEd
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Bruce Lanser, MD
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
Relevant relationships: None


AAAAI Disclosure Policy

Pursuant to the Code of Ethics for the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) and the Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the AAAAI requires disclosure of certain information from faculty members of educational activities designated for CME credit by the AAAAI. Prior to the activity, authors and reviewers are required to disclose all relationships that meet the following parameters:

  • Employment: Name of employer and job title.
  • Financial interests: All organizations, other than the employer, from which the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household receives annual remuneration in any amount (including grants, honoraria and consulting fees).
  • Research interests: All organizations which support research projects for which the faculty member or member of his/her immediate family or household serves as an investigator.
  • Legal Consultation Services/Expert Witness Testimony: All topics on which the faculty member provided legal consultation and/or expert witness testimony during the previous calendar year.
  • Organizational interests: All organizations, other than the AAAAI, for which the faculty member holds volunteer positions.
  • Gifts: All organizations from which the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household have received a gift of any amount in the last year.
  • Other interests: All interests of the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household that would be judged by a majority of his/her peers to be more than casual and/or likely to impact his/her ability to exercise independent judgment. This includes any financial interest in or relationship with any manufacturer of a commercial product, and any financial interest or relationship with any organization that provides commercial support to AAAAI-sponsored educational activities.

The information disclosed by the speakers and planning committee was reviewed in accordance with the AAAAI Disclosure Policy. All potential conflicts of interest were resolved by the planners, faculty, and reviewers prior to their participation in the development of this activity.

Accreditation Statement

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 AAAAI and Medscape LLC. The AAAAI is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this [live activity or enduring material] for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Designation Statement

The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI) is a Provider, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10704, for up to 0.50 Contact Hours. Up to 0.50 contact hours are in the area of pharmacology.

Credit Claiming Period

Credit claiming for this activity will expire at 11:59 pm on May 8, 2020. Requests to claim credit on or after May 9, 2020 will be denied.

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Questions

For questions regarding the content of this activity, contact cme@aaaai.org for this CME/CE activity noted above. For technical assistance, contact CME@medscape.net


Supported by independent educational grants from Shire and CSL Behring.


Available Credit

  • 0.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 0.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 0.50 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/09/2019
Course expires: 
05/08/2020

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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