Program Description: 

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has a mission to be the national leader in providing high quality healthcare. One of the ways that we are doing this is to provide high quality continuing medical education (CME) to our faculty; this includes presentation from national leaders in the field of Nephrology. Our education al topics focus on outcomes research in chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease, delivery of care in dialysis units and chronic kidney disease clinics, emerging data on new treatments compared to current standard of care, continuing review of kidney biopsy pathology, and basic science research that may become future therapeutics.

Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 
  1. Describe cancer screening pre-kidney transplant and types of malignancy that preclude transplant   
  2. List the cancer types that are increased in kidney transplant patients  
  3. Explain strategies to manage immunosuppression in kidney transplant patients with cancer  
Faculty & credentials: 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Course Director: Dawn Wolfgram, MD

Presenter:

Emily Joachim, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division of Nephrology

Medical College of Wisconsin

 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

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Company

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Contact

Name: 
Cariann Horstead
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0300

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 1.0  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  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 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

 

Session date: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Hub for Collaborative Medicine, Room A7520/7628
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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