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2015 Case Conference Series

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Time

5:30pm -7:30pm
5:30pm-6:00pm Light Refreshments
6:00pm-7:30pm Case Conference

Location

Institute of Human Virology
725 West Lombard Street
6th Floor Conference Room

Program Dates

Pre-registration is REQUIRED

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  • April 22
  • May 19
  • June 17
  • September 22
  • October 21
  • November 17
  • December 9

Learning Objectives

The goal of this educational program is to provide physicians who care for HIV infected patients the forum to debate current issues and trends associated with the management of HIV/AIDS and related complications.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss the factors to consider in the choice of an anti-retroviral regimen.
  2. Discuss the advantage and disadvantages of different anti-retroviral regimens.
  3. Discuss the barriers to adherence and successful intervention to improve adherence to HAART.
  4. Discuss strategies for management of drug interactions.
  5. Discuss the management of drug resistance.

Please note that CME certificates will be issued at the conclusion of the series, not after each individual conference.

Faculty Disclosure

It is the policy of the University of Maryland School of Medicine to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. In accordance with this policy, all persons in a position to control the educational content of this activity must disclose any relevant financial relationships they have with commercial interests. Any identified conflicts of interest must be resolved prior to the speaker’s presentation.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Accreditation:

The University of Maryland School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement:

The University of Maryland School of Medicine designates this Live activity 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 each session of the activity.

To receive CME credit, registration is required. There is a one-time $20 certificate fee for external participants (NON-UMB faculty) for the entire series. Non-UMB presenters will have this fee waved. At the conclusion of the series, all participants will receive an email with a link to the online CME database where you will attest to completing the sessions you attended. You will have the opportunity to print your certificate at this time.  

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)

This 1.5 contact hour Education Activity is provided by the University of Maryland, Institute of Human Virology, an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. MNA Code# PU12-09- 531-531. The University of Maryland, School of Medicine is authorized by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to Sponsor Category I Continuing Education Programs. Contact hours are awarded with verification of online registration, full attendance (via sign-in sheet). Credit will not be given for partial attendance. The MNA/ANCC does not endorse or approve any commercial products.

Discussion of Off-Label or Investigational Uses of Products

Presentations in this continuing medical education activity may contain references to unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or devices. The audience is advised to consult the full prescribing information of all drugs or devices prior to use.

Acknowledgment

Supported by an educational grant from GILEAD.

Interesting Case?

Do you have an interesting case that you would like to present? Contact Hazel Jones Parker at hparker@medicine.umaryland.edu