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Course Listings: Primary Care

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Format: Live Events (2) Online Activities (17)

Overcoming Disparities in MS Care for Underrepresented and Underserved Patient Populations

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Format: E-Publication

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.0 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

Course Description: This online CME/CE publication reviews the current understanding of racial and ethnic factors in MS and discusses ways clinicians can recognize and address the needs of underserved patients. In addition, this publication features audio clips from an expert roundtable discussion on barriers that drive disparities and strategies to improve patient care in…More


Medical Insiders: Strategies for Combatting Opioid Use Disorder and HCV/HIV Risk in Rural Communities

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Format: Webcast

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.0 California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)

Course Description: In this conversation-style Webcast, leading experts in the fields of hepatitis C virus (HCV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevention and opioid use disorder discuss the epidemiology of nonmedical prescription opioid use in the United States over the past 2 decades, the increased risk of HCV and HIV associated with injection drug use (IDU), and…More


VIDEO: Updates to the HCV treatment landscape: Summer 2017

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Format: Video

Course Description: In this brief video, K. Rajender Reddy, MD, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Viral Hepatitis Center at the University of Pennsylvania discusses some exciting updates in the field of hepatitis C management. Dr. Reddy provides an overview of two newly approved therapies for the treatment of HCV and discusses some recent data about the care for patients…More

Note: This material is not accredited for CME and, therefore, does not offer any CME/CE credit.


Expert Insights on Insulin and GLP-1 Receptor Agonist Combination Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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Format: Webcast

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.0 Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

Course Description: In this Webinar, experts in endocrinology and primary care present clinical evidence and answer participant questions regarding insulin intensification with glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists (GLP-1 RAs) in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus, pharmacologic differences among available GLP-1 RAs, and strategies to address barriers that may delay the…More


When Antidepressants Aren’t Enough to Control MDD: The Role of Augmentation With Second-Generation Antipsychotics

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Format: E-Publication

    Maximum Credits:
  • 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: This online publication discusses practical challenges related to the management of patients with major depressive disorder whose symptoms do not resolve with antidepressant therapy and explores the role of second-generation antipsychotics (SGAs) in treatment augmentation plans for these patients. The efficacy and safety of SGAs as adjuncts to antidepressant…More


Viewpoints on Atopic Dermatitis: How Emerging Treatments May Change the Management of Moderate-to-Severe Disease

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Format: E-Publication

    Maximum Credits:
  • 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: This interactive CME publication reviews current clinical evidence on the use of novel agents targeting cytokine signaling for the systemic treatment of moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (AD). Survey responses from community allergists and dermatologists regarding these agents are integrated with expert insights on key survey findings.


Targeting IL-6 Signaling in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Format: E-Publication

    Maximum Credits:
  • 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: This digital CME publication is based on a Q&A session between Elena M. Massarotti, MD, and William F.C. Rigby, MD, that explored the potential role and benefits of targeting the interleukin 6 (IL-6) pathway to treat moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Faculty discuss how IL-6 is involved in the pathophysiology of RA and provide insight on…More


Medical Insiders: Weighing the Evidence for PrEP for HIV Prevention in Adolescents

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Format: Webcast

    Maximum Credits:
  • 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: In this discussion-based Webcast, leading experts in the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as an HIV-prevention strategy present recent data and provide insight on the potential benefits of implementing this approach to reduce the risk of HIV infection in adolescents.


Medical Insiders: Weighing the Evidence for PrEP for HIV Prevention in People Who Inject Drugs

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Format: Webcast

    Maximum Credits:
  • 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: In this discussion-based Webcast, leading experts in the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as an HIV-prevention strategy present recent data and provide insight on the potential benefits of implementing this approach to reduce the risk of HIV infection in people who inject drugs.


Medical Insiders: Weighing the Evidence for PrEP for HIV Prevention in Women

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Format: Webcast

    Maximum Credits:
  • 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: In this discussion-based Webcast, leading experts in the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as an HIV-prevention strategy present recent data and provide insight on the potential benefits of implementing this approach to reduce the risk of HIV infection in women.


VIDEO: Updates Following The 2016 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

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Format: Video

Course Description: In this video, Joseph Lim, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Yale Viral Hepatitis Program highlights some of the exciting updates following the 2016 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases annual meeting in November of 2016. Dr. Lim provides an overview of important real-world data about the efficacy of available direct acting…More

Note: This material is not accredited for CME and, therefore, does not offer any CME/CE credit.


Providing Comprehensive Care for Patients With HCV: An Overview for Nonspecialists

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Format: Webcast

    Maximum Credits:
  • 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: In this Webinar, the third and final in this educational series, Drs. Joseph Lim and Rajender Reddy discuss the critical aspects of comprehensive care for patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, including reducing transmission risk, treating persons who inject drugs, and providing care in nonspecialty practice settings.


Decreasing the Burden of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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Format: Print Publication

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.0 Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
  • 1.0 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

Course Description: This continuing medical education publication reviews screening and treatment recommendations for the evidence-based management of patients with type 2 diabetes. It also discusses individualizing glycemic targets and treatments to optimally control hyperglycemia based on patient-, treatment-, and disease-related factors. Appropriate surveillance and treatment…More


Managing Venous Thromboembolism: Exploring the Relationship Between Anticoagulant Treatment Decisions and Patient Outcomes

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Format: Simulation

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: In this unique, case-based simulation, meet one patient who presents with signs and symptoms of venous thromboembolism (VTE) and another who presents with symptoms of pulmonary embolism. Step into the shoes of the treating clinician to develop optimal treatment plans. Consider how best to incorporate ACCP guidelines into patient management and optimize the use…More


Evolutions in Hepatitis C Care: A Primer for Rural Clinicians

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Format: Webcast

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Course Description: In this Webinar, the second in this educational series, Drs. David Wyles and Rajender Reddy discuss the evolution of treatment for hepatitis C virus (HCV) from interferon-based therapies to the new direct-acting antiviral regimens, which offer shorter treatment durations, improved tolerability, and high cure rates. This activity also highlights common…More


Bridging the Gap in Hepatitis C: A Focus on Screening and Treatment Within the Veterans Health Administration

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Format: Print Publication

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.0 California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 1.0 Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

Course Description: This CME/CE/CPE publication reviews screening recommendations for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and explores key aspects of the Department of Veterans Affairs guideline for HCV treatment. It also discusses individualizing therapy based on patient- and disease-related factors and overcoming common challenges associated with treating HCV-infected patients…More


Practical Strategies for Advancing Insulin Therapy: From Timely Initiation and Appropriate Titration of Basal Insulin to Addressing Post Prandial Glucose Control

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Format: Workshop Series

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.5 California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 1.5 Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

Course Description: The TCOYD Making the Connection continuing medical education program offers a unique opportunity to bridge patient and professional education, demonstrating the link between clinical lessons taught in the classroom to the real life patient experience. The ultimate goal of this activity is to educate caregivers about the most effective cutting edge strategies to…More


Improving the Identification and Management of HCV in the Primary Care Setting: Challenges and Opportunities

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Format: PDF Publication

    Maximum Credits:
  • 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.0 California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)

Course Description: Improving the identification and management of patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a critical goal and one that should be achieved in primary care. This publication provides an update of current medical literature regarding the prevalence of HCV, guidelines for birth cohort– and risk-based screening, and barriers to and best practices for improving the…More


A Comprehensive Strategy on the Modern Management of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes: Making the Connection between Patients & Providers

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Format: Workshop Series

    Maximum Credits:
  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 6.25 California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 6.25 Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

Course Description: The TCOYD Making the Connection continuing medical education program offers a unique opportunity to bridge patient and professional education, demonstrating the link between clinical lessons taught in the classroom to the real life patient experience. The ultimate goal of this activity is to educate caregivers about the most effective cutting edge strategies to…More