Multiple Sclerosis Pearls Live Webinar

Monday, July 13, 2020

5:30 – 7:00 pm (PST); 8:30 – 10:00 pm (EST)

Jointly provided by the CMSC and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, pharmacists, nursing professionals, PAs, psychologists, social workers and other members of the healthcare team involved in the management of patients with MS.

DESCRIPTION

Join us in learning from MS Specialists, quick and targeted facts to help in your clinical practice.

Management of patients with MS is highly complex; therefore, this discussion is designed to help answer some of your unanswered questions. This webinar will include focused talks on symptom management, MRI in the clinic, and cognition, with time for panel questions at the end.

FACULTY

Carrie Hersh DO, MSc

Elizabeth Morrison-Banks MD, MSed

Christina Azevedo MD, MPH  

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT AND CREDIT DESIGNATION

In support of improving patient care, the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) 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. The CMSC has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria.

PHYSICIANS The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PAs The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers designates this live activity for 1.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

NURSES The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers designates this live activity for 1.5 contact hours of continuing education.

PSYCHOLOGISTS This activity is awarded 1.5 CE credits.

SOCIAL WORKERS As a Jointly Accredited Organization, the CMSC is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CMSC maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1.5 continuing education credits.

All other healthcare professionals completing this activity will be issued a certificate of participation. There is no fee to participate in this activity.