CME4HD 2017 Online Course

CME4HD 2017 Online Course

On-Demand Webcast

 

The Huntington Study Group (HSG) is a world leader in facilitating high-quality clinical research trials and studies in Huntington disease (HD). We have the first and largest HD clinical research network of over 400 active and compassionate investigators, coordinators, scientists and HD experts at over 120 HSG Credentialed Research Sites across the globe dedicated to seeking treatments that make a difference and improving the quality of life and outcomes for families affected by HD.


HSG members are world experts in caring for individuals and families impacted by Huntington disease. As part of the vision of HSG, we strive to enrich the provider community by offering education that will improve treatment and care for our patients and families.  HSG wants to share their knowledge with as many health care professionals as possible so families can more easily find care in their own communities.

The popular CME4HD program provided at HSG’s 2017 annual event is now available online, anytime, anywhere.

  • Huntington’s Disease: Introduction and Overview
  • Addressing the At-Risk Population
  • Prodromal HD: An Underserved Population
  • Management of Motor Manifest Huntington’s Disease
  • Late-Stage HD
Webcast Access

Click here to access the webcast series and for complete accreditation information.

These activities are hosted on the Huntington Study Group website.  Viewers will need to create an account before accessing the webcasts.  Please visit www.huntingtonstudygroup.org or the above access link for more information.

Faculty

Daniel Claassen, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Director, Level 1, HDSA Center of Excellence
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, Tennessee

Mary C. Edmondson, MD
Medical Director HD Reach
Black Mountain Neuro-Medical Treatment Center
Black Mountain, North Carolina

Rebecca Ferrini, MD
Medical Director
Edgemoor Hospital
San Diego, California

Martha Nance, MD
Hennepin County Medical Center
HD Center of Excellence
Struthers Parkinson’s Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Vicki Wheelock, MD
Health Sciences Clinical Professor
UC Davis Department of Neurology
Director, HDSA Center of Excellence at UC Davis
Sacramento, California

Accreditation

  In support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) 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.

CME

NACCME designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE

This continuing nursing education activity awards 3.75 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 4 contact hours.

Nurse practitioners may participate in this educational activity and earn a certificate of completing as AANP accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreements.

Independent Clinical Reviewer: Jee Bang, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Movement Disorders, Clinical Director, Johns Hopkins Huntington Disease Center, Baltimore, Maryland

Grant Support

This activity has been supported through in independent educational grant from Teva Pharmaceuticals.