Exploring Best Practices for Diagnosis and Management of Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

To participate in this activity, please:

Course Credit:

1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
1.00 CA-BRN Contact Hour

Dates:

Opens: 2021-09-30
Closes: 2021-10-30

Target Audience:

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

    Presenting Faculty

  • Michael E. Wechsler, MD, MMSc

    Professor of Medicine
    Director, Cohen Family NJH Asthma Institute
    Director, Asthma Program, National Jewish Health
    Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
    Department of Medicine
    National Jewish Health and University of Colorado School of Medicine
    Denver, Colorado

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Learning Objectives

  • Describe the mechanism of eosinophilia in hypereosinophilic syndrome (HES) and how this can be targeted using biologic agents
  • Perform differential diagnosis of eosinophilic disorders to identify patients with HES
  • Develop patient-specific treatment plans based on HES subtype
  • Discuss the safety and efficacy of new and emerging biologic treatments for HES

Faculty Disclosures

Michael E. Wechsler, MD, MMSc

Consultant: GlaxoSmithKline, AstraZeneca, Sanofi, Regeneron, Genzyme, Novartis, Genentech, Boehringer Ingelheim, Sentien, COhero, Equillium

Speakers Bureau: AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Sanofi, Regeneron, Genzyme


Accreditation and Certification

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.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13664, for 1.00 contact hour.
To receive credit for education contact hours outside of the state of California, please check with your state board of registered nursing for reciprocity.
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All members of the Eisenhower Health Education Committee have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose