Current Best Practice and Emerging Strategies for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Join this lively discussion as faculty review their perspectives on identifying and managing PAH.

Agenda

  • Welcome, Opening Remarks
  • Recognizing PAH
  • Management of PAH, Goals of Therapy
  • Question and Answer Session and Closing Remarks

Webinar will be 60 minutes

Faculty

Faculty
Vallerie V. McLaughlin, MD

Kim A. Eagle MD Endowed Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Faculty
Ioana R. Preston, MD

Associate Professor
Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Center
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to increase the knowledge and competence of learners to recognize and diagnose PAH and develop individualized treatment plans to improve patient outcomes.

Target Audience
This program is intended for pulmonologists, cardiologists, and other healthcare professionals who care for patients with PAH.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • Recognize risk factors for PAH
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of PAH that would lead to an earlier and accurate diagnosis of PAH
  • Differentiate the efficacy and safety data of currently available treatments for PAH management
  • Formulate treatment plans for PAH management based on individual patient factors

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

Designation of Credit

CCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest 
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any relevant conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.