This course will be taught by nationally known experts who are actively involved in clinical trials and studies related to the management of Crohn’s and colitis.
Hilton San Diego Resort
1775 E Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, California 92109
The New Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Disease conference will highlight the latest concepts in the diagnosis and treatment of IBD. Disease complications, special population considerations, and surgical options will also be discussed. The course will be taught by nationally known experts who are actively involved in clinical trials and studies related to the management of Crohn’s and colitis. Physicians will be provided with the necessary context to integrate the relevant information into their practices to improve the quality of life for their afflicted patients.
After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:
- Summarize recent clinical trial data regarding the next generation of therapies in inflammatory bowel disease.
- Describe new diagnostic methods into practice for inflammatory bowel disease.
- Identify current and future treatment and therapy options for inflammatory bowel disease.
- Identify treatment challenges in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
- Discuss surgical options for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease.
- Discuss healthcare maintenance for the IBD patient.
- Discuss ACG guidelines in the treatment of Crohn's Disease.
- Recall strategies for managing pregnancy and fertility issues in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Scripps Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 7.5 Contact Hours on Saturday, September 8, 2018 and 4.5 Contact Hours on Sunday, September 9, 2018. No partial hours will be given.
This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME Accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.
Cultural and Linguistic Competency
This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.
|Sat, Sep 8th, 2018 - Sun, Sep 9th, 2018||7:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.|