Office of Professional Education

A free CME/CE live webinar with expert faculty.

  • The incidence of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) infection has increased and management of the disease is complicated and time-consuming!

  • Learn how to facilitate optimal diagnosis, select treatments, and manage adverse events with a patient-centered approach.

 

Dates and Times:

  • Monday, September 28, 2020 – 11:00 am to 12:30 pm MDT
    (Begins at 1:00 pm EDT, 12:00 pm CDT, and 10:00 am PDT)

  • Wednesday, September  30, 2020 – 10:00 am to 11:30 am MDT
    (Begins at 12:00 pm EDT, 11:00 am CDT, and 9:00 am PDT)

  • Monday, October 5, 2020 – 11:00 am to 12:30 pm MDT
    (Begins at 1:00 pm EDT, 12:00 pm CDT, and 10:00 am PDT)

  • Monday, October 26, 2020 – 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm MDT 
    (Begins at 7:00 pm EDT, 6:00 pm CDT, and 4:00 pm PDT)

  • Thursday, October 29, 2020 – 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm MDT 
    (Begins at 7:00 pm EDT, 6:00 pm CDT, and 4:00 pm PDT)

 

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Target Audience:

Pulmonologists and Infectious Disease Physicians, Primary Care Physicians, Advanced Practice Nurses, Physician Assistants and Registered Nurses who treat patients with NTM.

 

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Employ a guideline-based best practice approach to an early and accurate diagnosis of NTM-LD

  2. Apply patient-centered communication strategies regarding diagnosis, ongoing management, and treatment goals to manage patient expectations

  3. Implement guideline based strategies to manage adverse events and improve patient adherence

 

Program Faculty:

Charles Daley, MD
Chief, Division of Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections 
Professor of Medicine
National Jewish Health
University of Colorado Denver
Denver, Colorado

 

Shannon H. Kasperbauer, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections 
National Jewish Health 
University of Colorado Denver
Denver, Colorado

 

Contact:

For questions, please email the Office of Professional Education at National Jewish Health at proed@njhealth.org or call 303.398.1000 or 800.844.2305. To register for the webinar, please click here.
 

Accreditation and Designation Statements:

Physicians:  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 this internet live course for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Registered Nurses Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12724 for 1.5 nursing contact hours.

 

Support:

Supported by an Educational Grant from Insmed.