Clinical Consultations™: Focusing on Fabry Disease in Females: Individualizing Diagnostic and Counseling Plans to Improve Long-Term Outcomes

Released On
July 7, 2022

Expires On
July 7, 2023

Media Type
Internet

Completion Time
45 minutes

Specialty
Cardiology, Nephrology

Topic(s)
New Drugs, Rare Diseases, Women's Health

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This activity is provided by Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC.

 

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Chiesi USA.

Credit Available

  • Physicians — maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • Nurses — 0.75 Contact Hours

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

Target Audience

This educational activity is directed toward geneticists, genetic counselors, pediatricians, endocrinologists, cardiologists, nephrologists, primary care physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care professionals who are involved in the care of patients with Fabry disease.

Activity Overview

This Clinical Consultations™: Focusing on Fabry Disease in Females – Individualizing Diagnostic and Counseling Plans to Improve Long-Term Outcomes is a video-based program in which 2 experts use a case-based approach to discuss the treatment and management of women with Fabry disease. In this activity, the faculty focus on the diagnosis, management, and monitoring of patients with Fabry disease. This engaging format is designed to help clinicians identify best practices in the diagnosis and management of Fabry disease and to improve outcomes for their patients with this disease.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this activity, you should be better prepared to:

  • Review the range of clinical presentations of Fabry Disease in female patients
  • Apply evidence-based guidelines for screening and diagnosis of Fabry Disease to female patients
  • Assess currently available therapies for female patients with Fabry Disease
  • Integrate new and emerging therapies into management plans for female patients with Fabry Disease

Faculty

FACULTY_NAME

Dawn A. Laney, MS, CGC

Director, Genetic Clinic Trials Center
Emory University
Department of Human Genetics
Atlanta, GA

FACULTY_NAME

Eric Wallace, MD, FASN

Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
Director of Telemedicine
Co-Director of Home Dialysis Program
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Birmingham, AL


Accreditation/Credit Designation

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16669, for 0.75 Contact Hours.

Faculty, Staff, and Planners’ Disclosures

The staff of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible entities.

Dawn A. Laney, MS, CGC
  • Grant/Research Support: Sanofi-Genzyme, Amicus Therapeutics
  • Consultant: Spark Therapeutics, Sanofi-Genzyme, Amicus Therapeutics, Chiesi USA
  • Stock/Shareholder: ThinkGenetic Foundation
Eric Wallace, MD, FASN
  • Grant/Research Support: Idorsia, Sanofi Genzyme, 4D Molecular Therapeutics, Protalix BioTherapeutics, Chiesi USA, Amicus Therapeutics
  • Consultant: Idorsia, Sanofi Genzyme, 4D Molecular Therapeutics, Protalix BioTherapeutics, Chiesi USA, Amicus Therapeutics

PER® mitigated all COI for faculty, staff, and planners prior to the start of this activity by using a multistep process.

Instructions for Participation and Credit

  1. Complete the activity (including pre- and post-activity assessments).
  2. Answer the evaluation questions.
  3. Request credit using the drop-down menu.
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Course Viewing Requirements

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

Off-Label Disclosure and Disclaimer

This activity may or may not discuss investigational, unapproved, or off-label use of drugs. Learners are advised to consult prescribing information for any products discussed. The information provided in this accredited activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent clinical judgment of a healthcare professional relative to diagnostic, treatment, or management options for a specific patient’s medical condition. The opinions expressed in the content are solely those of the individual faculty members and do not reflect those of PER®; or any company that provided commercial support for this activity.