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How I Treat Anemia in MDS
  • CME
  • CE

Credits Available
Physicians: maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Registered Nurses: 0.25 Nursing contact hours
Pharmacists: 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs)
Released: January 19, 2021 Expiration: January 18, 2022
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Provided by Clinical Care Options, LLC

Contact Clinical Care Options

For customer support please email: customersupport@clinicaloptions.com

Mailing Address
Clinical Care Options, LLC
12001 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 300
Reston, VA 20191

Supported by an educational grant from
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Rami S. Komrokji, MD

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Manage MDS-related anemia through the use of erythroid maturation agents
  • Evaluate emerging treatment options for the management of patients with low-risk, intermediate-risk, or high-risk MDS

Information on this Educational Activity

Faculty

Rami S. Komrokji, MD

Senior Member, Vice Chair
Malignant Hematology
Section Head
Leukemia and MDS
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Professor
Department of Oncologic Sciences
University of South Florida
Tampa, Florida

Rami S. Komrokji, MD, has disclosed that he has received consulting fees from AbbVie, Acceleron, Agios, Bristol-Myers Squibb/Celgene, Geron, Incyte, Innovent, Jazz, Novartis, Pfizer, and PharmaEssentia; and fees for non-CME/CE services from AbbVie, Agios, Bristol-Myers Squibb/Celgene, and Jazz.

Staff

Terrence Fagan

Associate Scientific Director

Terrence Fagan has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Marie N. Becker, PhD

Scientific Director

Marie Becker, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Bing-e Xu, PhD

Scientific Director

Bing Xu, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Megan Cartwright, PhD

Senior Clinical Editor

Megan Cartwright, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Timothy A. Quill, PhD

Associate Director, Scientific Services

Timothy Quill, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Kevin Obholz, PhD

Senior Director, Educational Strategy

Kevin Obholz, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
June Wasserstrom

Director, CME Program Development

June Wasserstrom has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Jason Everly, PharmD

Director, Program Development and Educational Impact

Jason J. Everly, PharmD, BCOP, CHCP, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Kristi Kay Orbaugh, RN, MSN, RNP, AOCN

Adult Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Community Hospital Oncology Physicians
Indianapolis, Indiana

Kristi Orbaugh, MSN, RNP, AOCN, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.

Target Audience

This program is intended for physicians, oncology nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers who care for patients with MDS.

Goal

The goal of this activity is to improve the competence of learners to apply the latest practice-changing data in the individualized clinical management of patients with MDS.

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) 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.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation

CCO designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Education

Credit Designation

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 0.25 contact hours.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

Credit Designation

CCO designates this continuing education activity for 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Universal Activity Number - JA4008176-0000-21-009-H01-P.

Type of Activity: Knowledge

Upon successfully completing the post-test with a score of 100% or better and the activity evaluation form, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 60 days.

Program Medium

This program has been made available online.

Instructions for Credit

Participation in this self-study activity should be completed in approximately 0.25 hours. To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, participants must follow these steps during the period from January 19, 2021, through January 18, 2022:

1. Register online at http://www.clinicaloptions.com.
2. Read the target audience, learning objectives, and faculty disclosures.
3. Study the educational activity online or printed out.
4. Submit answers to the posttest questions and evaluation questions online.

You must receive a test score of at least 100% and respond to all evaluation questions to receive a certificate. After submitting the evaluation, you may access your online certificate by selecting the certificate link on the posttest confirmation page. Records of all CME/CE activities completed can be found on the "CME/CE Manager" page. There are no costs/fees for this activity.

How I Treat Anemia in MDS
  • CME
  • CE

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Physicians: maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Registered Nurses: 0.25 Nursing contact hours
Pharmacists: 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs)
Released: January 19, 2021 Expiration: January 18, 2022

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Mailing Address
Clinical Care Options, LLC
12001 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 300
Reston, VA 20191

Supported by an educational grant from
Bristol-Myers Squibb

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