The Pre-Course to the Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting – MS Virtual 2020

The Pre-Course to the Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting - MS Virtual 2020

A Virtual Continuing Medical Education Program Provided by AcademicCME, European Charcot Foundation and EXCEMED

Date

Wednesday, September 9th and Thursday, September 10th from 8:00 am – 11:30 am ET

Interactive, Virtual Sessions

Supported by an independent educational grant from Biogen and Sanofi Genzyme

Now Open

Agenda:

 

Wednesday, September 9th, 2020
Virtual Module 1
8:00 am – 8:20 am How Genes and Environment Interact to Cause MS

Alberto Ascherio, MD

8:20 am – 8:40 am NMOSD

Kazuo Fujihara, MD

8:40 am – 9:00 am OCT and Neurofilaments in Clinical Practice

Peter Calabresi, MD

9:00 am – 9:30 am Faculty Discussion Q & A
9:30 am – 9:50 am Standard MRI to Monitor Disease Courses and Treatment Response

Douglas L. Arnold, MD

9:50 am – 10:10 am Advanced MRI to Monitor Disease Courses and Treatment Response

Massimo Filippi, MD

10:10 am – 10:30 am The Spectrum of Treatments in RMS

Giancarlo Comi, MD, PhD

10:30 am – 10:50 am Enhancing Remyelination: From Basic Studies to Interventions

Hans-Peter Hartung, MD, PhD

10.50 am -11.10 am New Perspectives in Neurorehabilitation

Letizia Leocani, MD, PhD

11.10 am – 11:30 am Faculty Discussion Q & A and Conclusion
   
Thursday, September 10th, 2020
Virtual Module 2
8:00 am – 8:20 am Understanding Progressive MS

Fred D. Lublin, MD

8:20 am – 8:40 am Treatment Decisions in PMS

Per Soelberg Sorensen, MD

8:40 am – 9:00 am Neuroprotective Treatments

Giancarlo Comi, MD, PhD

9:00 am – 9:30 am Faculty Discussion Q & A
9:30 am – 9:50 am Are We Any Closer to Understanding the Cause of MS?

Peter Calabresi, MD

9:50 am – 10:10 am Electronic Data Capture/Devices – Can We Quantitate Disease Activity?

Jeffrey Cohen, MD

10:10 am – 10:30 am Is it Time to Consider Combination/Add-On Therapies?

Fred D. Lublin, MD

10:30 am – 10:50 am Are We Paying Enough Attention to Safety?

Hans-Peter Hartung, MD, PhD

10:50 am – 11:30 am Faculty Discussion Q & A and Conclusion

 

 

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In support of improving patient care, AcademicCME is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statement

AcademicCME designates this live material for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). These credits will be recognized by all National Accreditation Authorities in Europe with which the UEMS has a signed agreement of recognition of credits

CE Inquiries/Special Needs

For all CME inquiries or special needs, please contact [email protected] or 610-687-3300. There is no cost to attend this CME program. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged.

Financial Support

Supported by independent educational grants from Biogen and Sanofi Genzyme

 

Provided by AcademicCME, European Charcot Foundation and EXCEMED

 

 

 

Accredited by AcademicCME

 

 

 

Further details regarding how to tune into the virtual session will be provided by email prior to the event. Please email [email protected] with any questions.

 

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