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Obesity: Expert Management Perspectives and Updates from Obesity Week
Live online November 11, 2016, and available on demand through May 11, 2017.
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.Free Obesity CME
Free Obesity CME Credit hours...1.0. 
CME Credits Awarded by....Boston University School of Medicine..
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Streaming Video Lecture and discussion.
Target Audiences...This program is intended for primary care physicians, gastroenterologists, surgeons, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners and other clinicians involved in the treatment and management of obesity.
Educational material updated... November 11, 2016.
Expiration of CME credit...May 11, 2017.
Financial Support...None
After viewing Obesity: Expert Management Perspectives, you will be better able to:
• Apply the approach that obesity is a disease, not a behavioral problem, and in that context more identify more effective collaborative methods to overcome patient barriers to following an optimized weight management plan
• Identify the indications for each of the spectrum of obesity treatments, including lifestyle interventions, pharmacotherapy, and surgery for individualized obesity management
• Describe the pharmacology of the currently available medications for obesity, their indications and adverse effect profile, and how to initiate and titrate them as part of an effective obesity treatment program
• Describe key clinical reports from Obesity Week 2016

Crohn's: Meeting the Challenge of Managing Crohn's Disease Across the Spectrum Free Crohn's Disease CME
Live online November 3, 2016, and available on demand through May 3, 2017.
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Immunology CME Credit hours...1.0. 
CME Credits Awarded by....University of Cincinnati.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Streaming Video Lecture and discussion.
Target Audiences...This program is intended for gastroenterologists and other health care professionals involved in the management of patients with psoriasis.
Educational material updated....November 3, 2016.
Expiration of CME credit...May 3, 2017.
Financial Support...Not Stated.
After viewing Meeting the Challenge of Managing Crohn's Disease Across the Spectrum  you will be better able to:
• Outline the recommended treatment algorithm for mild-to-severe active Crohn's disease
• Describe the efficacy and risks associated with available therapies for moderate-to-severe active Crohn's disease
• Identify new treatments on the horizon and their potential place in therapy of Crohn's disease

New Horizons in the Management of Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer
Free Pancreatic Cancer CME Live online February 15, 2017, and available on demand through August 15, 2017.
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Oncology CME Credit hours...1.0.
CME Credits Awarded by....Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Streaming Video Lecture and discussion.
Target Audiences...This program is intended for medical oncologists, gastroenterologists, and other health care professionals (primary care physicians, physicians-in-training, oncology nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, physician assistants, etc.) involved or interested in the management of patients with pancreatic cancer.
Educational material updated... February 15, 2017.
Expiration of CME credit...August 15, 2017.
Financial Support...Incyte Corporation.
This activity consists of a single lecture, New Horizons in the Management of Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer, with discussion. At the conclusion of New Horizons in the Management of Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer, you will be able to:
• Examine the safety and efficacy data of emerging and available treatment options for patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer
• Evaluate and select optimal treatment algorithms for patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer

The Rising Role of the PCP in HCV Diagnosis and Treatment Free Infectious Disease CME
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Infectious Disease CME Credit Hours...0.75.
CME Credits Awarded by...Vindico Medical Education.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Target Audience...Primary care physicians, family physicians/general practitioners, internal medicine physicians, infectious disease specialists, gastroenterologists, hepatologists and other health care professionals involved in the treatment and management of HCV.
Educational material last updated...May 31, 2016.
CME Credit Expires...May 31, 2017.
Financial Support...Gilead Sciences Medical Affairs.
The Rising Role of the PCP in HCV Diagnosis and Treatment consists of 3 brief lectures on the early diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis C infection:
• HCV Today: The Importance of Early Detection and Intervention
• How the HCV Treatment Revolution Impacts Primary Care Practice
• HCV Treatment in Primary Care: What the First-time Treater Needs to Know
After completing The Rising Role of the PCP in HCV Diagnosis and Treatment, you should be better able to:
• Evaluate the impact of early detection and intervention for patients with HCV on preventing disease progression, improving extrahepatic manifestations, and achieving cure.
• Apply established screening guidelines to the early and accurate detection of HCV.
Identify patients with HCV infection who may be easily treated in the primary care setting or refer to a specialist as warranted.
• Implement effective follow-up, counseling, and quality care for patients upon confirmed diagnosis of HCV.
• Differentiate new agents for HCV management based on safety, efficacy, and recommended usage.
• Apply evidence-based treatment guidelines to the effective management of patients with HCV.)

ScientiaCME Gastroenterology Free Gastroenterology CME ScientiaCME Gastroenterology
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Gastroenterology CME Credit Hours...3.0.
CME Credits Awarded by....ScientiaCME.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lectures.
Target Audience...Healthcare professionals specializing in colon and rectal surgery, family medicine, internal medicine, gastroenterology, oncology, pain management, palliative care, primary care, proctology, and other clinicians who treat patients suffering from gastrointestinal disorders.
CME Credit Expires...Two years after release.
Financial Support...Forest Laboratories and others.