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Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD): improving treatment and reducing barriers to care
Free Pulmonology CME Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Pulmonology and Genetics CME Credit Hours...1.0.
CME Credits Awarded by....ScientiaCME.
Cost..........Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Video Lectures.
Target Audiences....Pulmonologists and primary care physicians; physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists who practice in pulmonology and internal medicine; and any other healthcare professionals with an interest in or who clinically encounter patients with AATD.
Educational material last updated...June 26, 2017.
Expiration of CME credit...June 26, 2019.
Financial Support...Grifols.
Topics covered in Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD): improving treatment and reducing barriers to care include:
Epidemiology, clinical features, presentation, pathophysiology, and disease progression, patient population identification among healthcare professionals of different specialties, diagnostic tests, genetic testing and patient cases.
After completing Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD): improving treatment and reducing barriers to care , you will be able to:
• Describe the pathophysiology of AATD and how it impacts treatment of the disorder
• Assess the clinical significance of AATD laboratory results and apply them to patient cases
• Describe the clinical presentation of patients with A1ATD and, given a patient case, formulate a treatment plan
• Recall barriers to care for AATD and its clinical management in current practice

Pilot for Pulmonary COPD Expert Interviews
Free Pulmonology CME Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Pulmonology CME Credit hours...0.75. (3 sections, 0.25 credits each)
CME Credits Awarded by....The France Foundation
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Video commentary
Target Audiences...Pulmonologists, critical care clinicians and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with COPD.
Educational material updated....May 31, 2017.
Expiration of CME credit...May 31, 2018.
Financial Support...Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals.
Pilot for Pilot for Pulmonary COPD Expert Interviews reviews topics including:
• What is the 2017 GOLD standard for managing patients with COPD?
• Stepping up or stepping down - which direction for COPD patients?
• Is the delivery system a good match for your patients with COPD?
After completing the Pilot for Pilot for Pulmonary COPD Expert Interviews, you should be better able to:
• Examine the data and expert recommendations concerning the use of ICS in patients with COPD
• Evaluate data on the use of single and combination bronchodilators in patents with COPD
• Discuss clinical scenarios where ICS should or should not be considered

Hot Topics in the Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Free Pulmonolgy CME Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free CME Credit Hours...0.5.
CME Credits Awarded by...Vindico Medical Education.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type...Video Lectures.
Target Audience...Pulmonologists and other health care professionals involved in the treatment of patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).
Educational material last updated...December 31, 2016.
CME Credit Expires...December 31, 2017.
Financial Support...Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Hot Topics in the Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis consists of three brief video presentations about idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).
Upon successful completion of Hot Topics in the Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, you should be better able to:
• Assess recent clinical advances regarding the use of available and emerging therapies for the management of IPF.
• Implement treatment strategies that reflect the most recent clinical data regarding the treatment of IPF.

An Update on Fixed-Dose LAMA/LABA Inhalers in COPD
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD. Free Lung Cancer CME
Free Pulmonology CME Credit hours...2.0.
CME Credits Awarded by....The France Foundation
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Text-and-Graphics.
Target Audiences...This program is intended for health care professionals who treat and manage patients with COPD.
Educational material updated....September 30, 2016.
Expiration of CME credit...September 29, 2017.
Financial Support...Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
An Update on Fixed-Dose LAMA/LABA Inhalers in COPD consists of written presentations by 4 experts on the use of Fixed-Dose Inhalers in COPD
Upon completion of An Update on Fixed-Dose LAMA/LABA Inhalers in COPD, you should be able to:
• Evaluate key efficacy data from clinical trials on new and emerging fixed-dose LAMA/LABA inhalers in COPD.
• Evaluate key safety data from clinical trials on new and emerging fixed-dose LAMA/LABA inhalers in COPD.
• Apply information on the efficacy and safety of new/emerging LAMA/LABA inhalers in COPD to specific clinical scenarios.

High Suspicion of Lung Cancer: Setting the Stage with a Good Biopsy Free Lung Cancer CME
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Pulmonology CME Credit hours...0.5. 
CME Credits Awarded by....The France Foundation
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences...This program is intended for pulmonologists, critical care clinicians and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with NSCLC.
Educational material updated....November 18, 2016.
Expiration of CME credit...November 17, 2017.
Financial Support...Bristol-Myers Squibb.
Dr. Momen Wahidi and Dr. W. Dean Wallace discuss how molecular diagnostics and targeted therapy rely on adequate tissue biopsy.
Upon completion of High Suspicion of Lung Cancer: Setting the Stage with a Good Biopsy, you should be able to:
• Identify key aspects of current guidance pertaining to adequate tissue acquisition and its implications in NSCLC
• Recognize the importance of obtaining adequate tissue samples for NSCLC diagnosis and classification, including molecular analysis

Work-Up of a Patient with Right Upper Lobe Mass and Metastases Free Lung Cancer CME
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
Free Pulmonology CME Credit hours...0.5. 
CME Credits Awarded by....The France Foundation.
Cost...........Free.
Instruction Type...Slide-Video Lecture.
Target Audiences...This program is intended for pulmonologists, critical care clinicians and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with NSCLC.
Educational material updated....November 18, 2016.
Expiration of CME credit...November 17, 2017.
Financial Support...Bristol-Myers Squibb.
W. Dean Wallace, MD and Dr. Momen Wahidi discuss tissue processing and analysis from the pathology perspective.
Upon completion of Work-Up of a Patient with Right Upper Lobe Mass and Metastases, you should be able to:
• Identify key aspects of current guidance pertaining to adequate tissue acquisition and its implications in NSCLC
• Recognize the importance of obtaining adequate tissue samples for NSCLC diagnosis and classification, including molecular analysis