Program Description: 

Discuss vision loss in GCA, strategies to arrive at an earlier diagnosis (ie a Fast Track GCA Clinic I am starting), and updated guidelines for management  

Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Physician (fellow/resident)
  • Optometrists
  • Ophthalmic photographers
  • Medical Students
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 

  • Identify pathways to facilitate expedient diagnosis; 
  • Understand updated guidelines for diagnosis and management; 
  • Know evidence based interventions in early GCA  
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.

  • Michael Putman, MD, MSci
 

 

Presenter:

Michael Putman, MD/MSci
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Associate Fellowship Program Director,
and the Medical Director of the Vasculitis Program at the Medical College of WI

Contact

Name: 
Mary Schafer
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-7840

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: 
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Location: 
Froedtert & Medical College of WI Eye Institute
925 N 87th Street
Milwaukee, 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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