Severe Uncontrolled Asthma and Monoclonal Antibodies

Released On
July 31, 2020

Expires On
July 30, 2021

Media Type
Internet

Completion Time
60 minutes

Specialty
Allergy & Immunology, Critical Care, Pulmonology

Topic(s)
Asthma

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Provided by The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences.

This activity is supported in part by an independent education grant from GlaxoSmithKline.

Credit Available

  • Physicians — maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • AANP — 1.0 Nursing Contact Hour

All other health care professionals completing this course will be issued a statement of participation.

Target Audience

This activity was developed for pulmonologists, allergists, primary care physicians, and other clinicians involved in the management of severe asthma.

Program Overview

This case-based enduring activity will cover the diagnosis, treatment and management of patients with lung cancer

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Appraise the latest developments, including monoclonal antibody therapies, in the treatment of patients with severe uncontrolled asthma
  • Differentiate between currently available monoclonal antibody therapy for severe uncontrolled asthma
  • Assess and integrate factors determining the choice of monoclonal antibody therapy for patients with severe uncontrolled asthma

Faculty

Jonathan Corren, MD

Jonathan Corren, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Division of Clinical Immunology Allergy, Co-Director
UCLA Nasal and Sinus Disease Center
Medical Director, Allergy Research Foundation
Los Angeles, California

Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr., MD

Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr., MD

Vice Chancellor, Translational Medicine and Science
Director, Rutgers Institute for Translational Medicine and Science
Professor of Medicine, Rutgers University
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Accreditation Statement

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring material 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.

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040207.
This program is accredited for 1.0 contact hour

Disclosures of Conflicts of Interest

Jonathan Corren, MD

  • Research Support:
    • AstraZeneca – clinical area: Asthma
    • Genentech/Roche – clinical area: Asthma, nasal polyps
    • Novartis – clinical area: Chronic urticaria
    • Regeneron – clinical area: Asthma, eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Sanofi – clinical area: Asthma, eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Consultant:
    • AstraZeneca – clinical area: Asthma
    • Genentech/Roche – clinical area: Asthma, nasal polyps
    • Novartis – clinical area: Chronic urticaria
    • Regeneron – clinical area: Asthma, eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Sanofi – clinical area: Asthma, eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Speakers Bureau:
    • AstraZeneca – clinical area: Asthma
    • Genentech/Roche – clinical area: Asthma, nasal polyps
    • Novartis – clinical area: Chronic urticaria
    • Regeneron – clinical area: Asthma, eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Sanofi – clinical area: Asthma, eosinophilic esophagitis

Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr., MD

  • Research Support:
    • AstraZeneca, MedImmune, RIFM, Equillium, Genentech, Metera
    • clinical area for above: Pulmonary Disease
  • Consultant:
    • AstraZeneca, MedImmune, RIFM, Equillium, Theravance, Avillion
    • clinical area for above: Pulmonary Disease
  • Speakers Bureau:
    • AstraZeneca, Sanofi, Genentech
    • clinical area for above: Pulmonary Disease

Additional content planners The following have no significant relationship to disclose:
Juan Cardet, MD (Peer Reviewer)
Gregory Scott PharmD, (Medical Writer)
Heather M. Jimenez, FNP-C (Nurse Planner)

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
All staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.

Instructions for Participation and Credit

There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this enduring activity. To receive CME credit participants must:

  1. Read the CME/CE information and faculty disclosures.
  2. Participate in the online activity.
  3. Submit the evaluation form.
Certificates will be emailed to the participant

Course Viewing Requirements

Supported Browsers:
Internet Explorer 8.0+ for Windows 2003, Vista, XP, Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and above
Google Chrome 28.0+ for Windows, Mac OS, or Linux
Mozilla Firefox 23.0+ for Windows, Mac OS, or Linux
Safari 6.0+ for Mac OSX 10.7 and above

Supported Phones & Tablets:
Android 4.0.3 and above
iPhone/iPad with iOS 6.1 or above

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

The faculty for this activity have disclosed that there will be discussion about the use of products for non-FDA approved indications.

Disclaimer

The ideas and opinions presented in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Annenberg Center and/or its agents. As in all educational activities, we encourage practitioners to use their own judgment in treating and addressing the needs of each individual patient, taking into account that patient’s unique clinical situation. The Annenberg Center disclaims all liability and cannot be held responsible for any problems that may arise from participating in this activity or following treatment recommendations presented.

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Contact Information

For help or questions about this activity please contact Continuing Education: ce@annenberg.net

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