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Medical Weight Loss Overview
  • Disease management
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CDR - Dietitians
$0.00 This activity will provide an overview of obesity as a complex and chronic disease, will review its classification, and will examine the factors that cause weight loss to be so challenging to sustain. Participants will also explore how the aspects of the medical weight loss (MWL) program are structured to promote sustainability.
Supratentorial Matters Associated with Obesity
  • Disease management
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CDR - Dietitians
$0.00 This activity focuses on the physiological processes that occur in obesity and cause fundamental changes in neurocircuitry that impact mental and physical health, sleep, aging, and the experience of pain. Participants will examine the cycle of obesity and how bias, stigma, discrimination, and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) negatively contribute to these mental and physical effects.
Tools and Techniques for Managing Pain: Complementary and Integrative Approaches
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This activity will examine and evaluate the evidence supporting these approaches to pain management, including a review of usual care for common pain conditions. Dr. Bonakdar will also discuss the impact of individuals’ implicit beliefs on their choices; judgments; and nonverbal, pain-related behaviors.
Sensor-Based Electronic Monitoring for Asthma: A Randomized Controlled Trial
  • Disease management
  • Pediatrics
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This activity will provide learners with an overview of the prevalence and geographic variability of pediatric asthma, in part through an analysis of data from Chicago, where this variability is especially notable. It will discuss ways to improve pediatric asthma, provide learners with updated management strategies and describe the potential of new technologies, such as sensor-based inhaler monitoring in children, to improve outcomes across diverse populations through an examination of the recent clinical trial, Improving Technology-Assisted Recording of Asthma Control in Children (iTRACC).
Driving Health Equity Through Technology & Service Innovation
  • Disease management
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This activity will explore how existing health care technology innovations can improve health equity for underserved patients and will examine the changing landscape of provider coverage and reimbursement. It will discuss anticipated solutions for vulnerable individuals (including Medicare and Medicaid dual-eligible individuals) and examine why certain telehealth programs have failed in the past. New approaches to benefit coverage for telehealth-related expenses will also be discussed, along with the future trends and essential elements associated with shifting to quality value-based care that can lead to improved patient satisfaction and outcomes, reduced health care costs and increased levels of health equity.
Precision Medicine: Expanding Opportunities
  • Disease management
  • Oncology
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • CDR - Dietitians
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This activty will discuss how precision medicine is quickly becoming a standard of care in the field of oncology and will explore recent advances in such applications as gene sequencing, molecular diagnostic assays, liquid biopsies and biomarkers. Future applications and innovations in precision medicine tailored to the treatment of specific cancers will also be examined.
Selecting Appropriate Treatments Based on Geriatric and Fragility Assessments
  • Disease management
  • Oncology
  • Older adults
  • Transplantation
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • CDR - Dietitians
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This activity will provide an overview of geriatric and frailty assessment tools that can assist in guiding cancer- and transplant-related decision making through the risk stratification of older individuals before therapy is initiated. Data surrounding the relationship among increased age, geriatric- and frailty-assessment results, and disease outcomes will also be explored. Key considerations in how to best incorporate these sometimes time-intensive assessments into practice will be outlined, along with discussion of how interprofessional collaboration among members of the health care team in the creation of care plans can facilitate quality care.
Social Determinants of Health in Cancer Care
  • Disease management
  • Health equity
  • Oncology
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • CDR - Dietitians
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This activity will review the impact of poorer SDOH status on cancer care, disease progression, outcomes, access to treatment and many other aspects. It will also present care models, strategies and resources to help health care professionals best confront the challenges faced by many individuals with cancer.
A Closer Look at Novel Treatment Therapies for Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Disease management
  • Oncology
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • CDR - Dietitians
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This activity will discuss these novel agents’ indications, risks, and benefits and will address which patient populations are most likely to benefit from particular agents. In addition, early-phase clinical trials and emerging therapies will be explored.
Advances in Gene Therapy for Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemia
  • Disease management
  • Oncology
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • CDR - Dietitians
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 This session will examine the genetic approaches being explored for these diseases, such as the introduction of a corrected or modified β-globin gene and gene-sequence editing. It will also explore the genetic modalities utilized, such as genome-editing technologies including the clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats (CRISPR)-Cas9 gene-editing system and lentiviral vectors. The safety, efficacy and challenges associated with these therapies will also be outlined.

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