2019 Crohn's and Colitis Conference

Milwaukee, WI US
May 11, 2019
The Medical College of Wisconsin Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is sponsoring a continuing education program, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Conference: A Patient and Provider Point of Care Conference, on Saturday, May 11th, in the MEB Alumni Center M1060 (Medical Education building). The event will run from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
 
Registration and a continental breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m.

Target Audience

This is a program designed for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, allied health professionals, interns, residents, fellows and community partners specializing in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Primary Care, General and Colorectal Surgery and Basic scientists.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

- Discuss new therapies in the “pipeline” for IBD patients.

- Identify what alternative therapies are effective and safe for IBD patients

- Integrate ways to deal with anxiety and depression in IBD patients

- Design plans for safety monitoring & looking for drug interactions with IBD medications

- Incorporate strategies to deliver patient-centered care in practice

- Describe enteral nutrition for Crohn's disease

- Summarize specific concerns to be aware of as getting older with IBD.

Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Rebecca Gosa
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 955-6858
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 4.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
04/01/2019
Course expires: 
07/10/2019
Event starts: 
05/11/2019 - 7:23am
Event ends: 
05/11/2019 - 1:23pm
Cost:
$0.00

8:00-8:10         Welcome and Introductions

                        Dr. Daniel Stein

8.10- 8.30       Updates  -  Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation

8:30-9:00         What new therapies are in the “pipeline” for IBD patients?

                        Dr. Amir Patel

9:00-9:30         Which Complementary Therapies are effective and safe for IBD patients?

                        Dr. Beniwal-Patel

9:30-9:50         What Drug Interactions should I be looking out for and what safety monitoring should I be doing for my IBD medications?

                        Beth Pieper, PharmD

9:50 – 10:15              PANEL DISCUSSION/BREAK

10:15 -10:45    What is Enteral Nutrition for Crohn’s Disease?

                        Dr. Jose Cabrera

10:45-11:15     Is it really safe for me to get immunizations when I have IBD?

                        Dr. Freddy Caldera, Jr.

11:15-11:45     What is the best way to deal with anxiety and depression in IBD patients?

                        Dr. Daniel Stein

11:45-12:15     Are there specific concerns I should be aware of as I get older with IBD?

                        Dr. Andres Yarur

12:15-12:30     Panel Discussion and Q&A

12:30  LUNCH and Wrap Up

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
MEB Alumni Center M1060
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
+1 (414) 955-8296

Attendees will have to enter by the Public Safety office located on the NE corner of the main building.

Travel

Visitors coming to campus from the east via Watertown Plank Road must turn left on 87th Street, drive past MCW and turn left at Connell Avenue to enter the parking lot from the south. Visitors needing to travel west on Watertown Plank Road from campus must exit the parking lots at the main exit on 87th Street or to the south on Connell Avenue.

Poonam Beniwal-Patel, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical College of Wisconsin
 
José Cabrera, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Co-director of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program at CHW
 
 
Freddy Caldera, DO, MS
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 
 
Amir Patel, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Elizabeth Pieper, PharmD
Froedtert and MCW
 
Daniel J. Stein M.D.
Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program
Fellowship Program Director
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Andres J. Yarur, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Medical College of Wisconsin
 

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationshps to disclose except the following person(s):  

NameCompanyRole
Poonam Beniwal-Patel, MDTakedaSpeaker
Daniel Stein, MD
AbbVie
Allergan
Janssen
Pfizer
Takeda
Consulting, speaker
Safety board
Speaker
Speaker
Speaker
Andres Yarur, MD
Takeda
Prometheus
Abbvie
Advisor, speaker
Speaker
Speaker

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following and in accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support Number 6, these relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

 
ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 4 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 4.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/01/2019
Course expires: 
07/10/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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