80045591-1 - ePulmonology Review Volume 1


Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - Friday, July 24, 2020, 12:00 AM, NA, NA, MD

Overview

The ePulmonology Review series will consist of a monthly review of journal literature on key, pertinent topics, emailed as either a newsletter or podcast, to clinicians caring for patients with HIV. The timely commentary on current research, best practices and clinical management issues is provided by an expert panel of HIV specialists. The activities are delivered as 6 bi-monthly newsletters and 6 alternating podcasts. Participants will have up to 2 years to complete the 6 newsletters and 6 podcasts in order to earn CME credit.

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Date of release: February 28, 2018
Expiration date: July 24, 2020

Estimated time to complete each activity: 60 minutes per newsletter, 30 minutes per podcast.

Intended Audience

The target audience (clinicians) for this initiative includes pulmonologists, primary care physicians, respiratory therapists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and others treating patients with pulmonary conditions.

There are no fees or prerequisites for this activity.

Credit Designation Statements

Physicians
eNewsletter: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Podcast: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Nurses
eNewsletter This 1 contact hour Educational Activity is provided by the Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing. Each Newsletter carries a maximum of 1 contact hour, or a total of 3 contact hours for the 3 newsletters in this program. 

Podcast: These paired 0.5 contact hour Educational Activities are provided by the Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing. Each podcast carries a maximum of 0.5 contact hour, or a total of 1.5 contact hours for the 3 podcasts in this program.

Objectives
  1. Describe the importance of accurate classification in diagnosis and disease management of pulmonary hypertension.
  2. Identify patient-provider communication techniques to improve adherence to therapeutic agents and patient outcomes.
  3. Explain how the GOLD guidelines assist in diagnosing and managing treatments in patients with COPD.
  4. Compare current and emerging therapies in COPD to identify the potential for individualizing therapies based on patients’ needs.

Registration
To register, please visit: https://dkbmed.com/epulmonology/ 

Accreditation
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.