webcast

Spondyloarthritis Update & Management 2015

PRESENTER: Sergio Schwartzman, MD

Franchellie M. Cadwell Chair
Associate Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Associate Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery
New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

Credits: 0.25

Release Date: August 18, 2015

Target Audience: This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of rheumatologists, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners involved in the care of patients with psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.

Learning Objectives: After the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the important characteristics of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS)
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of PsA and AS
  • Outline treatment strategies for PsA and AS
  • Physician Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Purdue University College of Pharmacy and Focus Medical Communications. Purdue University College of Pharmacy, an equal access/equal opportunity institution, is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation: Purdue University College of Pharmacy designates this enduring activity for a maximum of
    0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Disclosure Statement: All faculty and staff involved in the planning, review or presentation of continuing education activities sponsored/provided by Purdue University College of Pharmacy are required to disclose to the audience any relevant commercial financial affiliations related to the content of the presentation or enduring material. Full disclosure of all commercial relationships must be made in writing to the audience prior to the activity.

    All additional planning committee members, reviewers and Focus Medical Communications and Purdue University College of Pharmacy staff have no relationships to disclose.

    Dr. Schwartzman has been a consultant for or served on a Speakers Bureau for AbbVie Inc., Amgen, Genentech, Janssen, Pfizer, and UCB. He has also been an Advisory Board member for AbbVie Inc., Amgen, Genentech, Janssen, Pfizer, and UCB. Dr. Schwartzman has received honorarium from AbbVie Inc., Amgen, Genentech, Janssen, Pfizer, and UCB.