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Basic and Clinical Immunology: Scientific/Immune Basis of Wellness Online Monograph

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Release date:  April 13, 2021
Expiration date:  April 13, 2023

Estimated Time of Completion:  1 hour

Description

The Basic and Clinical Immunology Online Series features Basic and Clinical Immunology: Scientific/Immune Basis of Wellness Online Monograph, which summarizes talks presented during the 9th Annual Basic and Clinical Immunology: Immunopathogenesis and Treatment of Immune Mediated Inflammatory Diseases and the Immunologic Basis of Wellness Symposium. Designed for busy clinicians who desire to increase their knowledge of how lifestyle and behavior affect immune response.

Learning Objectives

  1. Analyze research on the immunologic effects of sleep, exercise, and strength and interpret the potential clinical implications.

Target Audience

The educational activity is designed for rheumatologists, dermatologists, infectious disease, allergists, clinical immunologists, and specialists in integrative medicine, preventive medicine, wellness, primary care and other health care professionals caring for patients with immunologic diseases.

Accreditation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.

American Board of Internal Medicine MOC

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program for Virtual Nephrology Update 2020. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Your credit will be reported to the ABIM within 30 days of claiming credit.

Activity Director and Faculty

Activity Director

Leonard Calabrese, DO
Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
R.J. Fasenmyer Chair of Clinical Immunology
Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Diseases
Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Faculty

M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH
Director, Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Treatment Center
Vice Chair of Rheumatology
Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Diseases
Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Michael R. Irwin, MD
Cousins Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

David C. Nieman, DrPH, FACSM
Professor, Department of Biology, College of Arts and Science
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC

CME Disclaimer

The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In no event will The Cleveland Clinic Foundation be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.

Disclosures

In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias.

The following faculty have indicated that they may have a relationship, which in the context of their presentation(s), could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH
  Abbvie Pharmaceuticals
Amgen
Bristol-Myers
Consulting
  Squibb Co.
Genzyme/Sanofi
Janssen
Lilly
Regeneron
WebMD
Membership on advisory committee or review panels
  Celgene Corporation
Pfizer, Inc.
Membership on advisory committee or review panels
  Genenetch
UCB, Inc.
Consulting
  Novartis Pharmaceuticals Consulting
Membership on advisory committee or review panels
Teaching and Speaking

The following faculty have indicated they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentation(s), could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

Leonard Calabrese, DO
Michael R Irwin, MD
David C. Nieman, FACS

 

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education
acknowledges educational grants for partial support of the Internet Enduring activity from:

AbbVie Inc.
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education
acknowledges educational grants for partial support of the live activity from:

AbbVie Inc.
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Janssen Biotech
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

This CME activity was produced by the Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education and Cleveland Clinic's RJ Fasenmyer Center for Clinical Immunology.