Webcast CME

Scientific and Practical Considerations for Individualized
Treatment Selection for Patients with MS

 

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Scientific and Practical Considerations for Individualized Treatment Selection for Patients with MS: An Innovative Patient-centered Learning Experience is a webcast series that provides clinicians with evidence-based knowledge about assessing disease activity and progression, and inform individualized, optimal treatment selection, and communication strategies for patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).

 

Webcasts

Case 1: Gina is clinically stable, but she has new MRI lesions; Case 2: Is Maggie’s RRMS progressing?
Estimated Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes
Release Date:  January 31, 2017
Expiration Date:   January 30, 2018
Specialties:  Neurology
Case 3: Is Sarah’s MS inflammatory or progressive?
Estimated Time: 45 minutes
Release Date:  January 31, 2017
Expiration Date:   January 30, 2018
Specialties:  Neurology

Objectives

  1. Apply information on pharmacologic profiles to decisions to select or switch treatment.
  2. Select appropriate treatment options in response to the individual patient’s characteristics and preferences.
  3. Demonstrate understanding of recommended approaches to monitoring disease progression.
  4. Apply patient engagement approaches and convey essential information for patients on treatment rationales and side effects in a timely and effective manner.

Target Audience

These activities are directed to neurologists and pharmacists who care for patients with MS.

Activity Director

Alexander D. Rae-Grant, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Director of Resident and Student Education
Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment and Research
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Planning Committee

Le Hanh Hua, MD
Eric and Sheila Samson Chair for Multiple Sclerosis Research
Director, Mellen Program for MS
Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
Cleveland Clinic
Las Vegas, NV

Kristin Helms, PharmD
Associate Clinical Professor
Pharmacy Practice
Auburn University
Harrison School of Pharmacy
Auburn, AL