Office of Professional Education

Respiratory Medicine Updates: A Virtual Clinical Community 

Our Next Session is  October 5, 2021 • CME Credit for Zoom Webinar and Twitter Chat participants


Article for October:  C-Reactive Protein Testing to Guide Antibiotic Prescribing for COPD Exacerbations, N Engl J Med 2019; 381:111-120, DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1803185

  • Article Summary for October: Link will be posted here a week prior to the webinar.

  • Zoom Webinar with CME credit: REGISTER.
    • Tuesday, October 5, 2021
    • 11:30 am (PT) / 12:30 pm (MT) / 1:30 pm (CT) / 2:30 pm (ET)
    • 30-minutes
    • Expert faculty summarize a journal article and lead an academic and peer discussion with Q&A time.

  • Twitter Chat @NJHealthMedEd with CME credit:  Add to Calendar
    • Wednesday, October 6, 2021
    • 6:00 pm (PT) / 7:00 pm (MT) / 8:00 pm (CT) / 9:00 pm (ET)
    • 30-minutes
    • Expert faculty lead the Chat about the article summary to facilitate an academic and peer discussion with Q&A.
    • Go to Twitter, type in #COPDTwitterJC and click on the “Latest” tab
    • Please use this hashtag when posting: #COPDTwitterJC
    • Twitter Chat Instructions
    • Follow us on Twitter @NJHealthMedEd

Previous COPD Journal Club Sessions:

  • September 8, 2021
    • September 2021 Article Summary: Discriminative Accuracy of FEV1:FVC Thresholds for COPD-Related Hospitalization and Mortality, JAMA. 2019;321(24):2438-2447. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.7233. View here.
    • Recorded Zoom Webinar will be available soon on VuMedi.
 
  • August 3-4, 2021
    • August 2021 Article Summary: Triple Inhaled Therapy at Two Glucocorticoid Doses in Moderate to Very Severe COPD  (ETHOS Trial) N England J Med 2020; 383:35-48. View here.
    • Recorded Zoom Webinar on VuMedi.

Target Audience:

Pulmonologists, Primary Care and Internal Medicine Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Advanced Practice Nurses who treat patients with COPD. 

Program Chair:

James Woodrow MD

Jake Woodrow, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Department of Medicine
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO

 

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be better able to:

  • Apply critical thinking and research analysis in the review of research and guidelines in COPD
  • Increase awareness and understanding of research, evidence and best practices to inform clinical practice in COPD
  • Engage with an online community of practitioners to share key insights, latest research, and treatment strategies for patients with COPD

Contact:

For questions, please call the Office of Professional Education at National Jewish Health at 303.398.1000 or 800.844.2305, or email proed@njhealth.org.

Accreditation and Designation Statements:

National Jewish Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

National Jewish Health designates each live activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Support:

This educational program is supported in part by independent medical education grants from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals and Mylan Specialty L.P.