Friday, April 5, 2013. 6:00 - 8:00am
San Diego Convention Center, Room 6D
San Diego, CA
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A Comparative Effectiveness Research Roadmap for Managed Care and the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis
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CME/CE-certified Comparative Effective Research/Rheumatoid Arthritis Tool Kit Available to Symposium Attendees
Distinguished Faculty Presenters
Who Should Attend?
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of pharmacists, physicians and other healthcare professionals attending the AMCP 25th Annual Meeting & Expo.
Statement of Need/Program Overview
The number of new biologic and possible combinations has magnified the importance of comparative effectiveness research (CER) in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Making coverage decisions is challenging due to the lack of data, specifically as it relates to direct cost comparisons. The use of CER will increase as more results are accessible and education on CER improves. Health plans need processes to conduct, analyze, and use CER data to understand the results in their own populations, enabling effective benefit designs and better treatment decisions. By reviewing the most current data, this symposium will guide the audience to implement evolving CER strategies for RA.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
Friday, April 5, 2013
San Diego Convention Center
Physician Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower and Impact Education, LLC. Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Pharmacist Accreditation Statement
This program has been developed according to the ACPE Criteria for Quality and is assigned ACPE Universal Activity # 0797-9999-13-134-L04-P. This program is designated for up to 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit.
Upon receipt of the completed activity evaluation form, transcript information will be available at www.mycpemonitor.net within 4 weeks.
Type of Activity: Knowledge
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower (Annenberg Center) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by the Annenberg Center for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
Americans with Disabilities Act
Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (ie, physical, dietary, etc). Please contact Impact Education, LLC, prior to the live event at (215) 619-8812.
No additional fee is required to attend this CPE/CME activity.
Pre-registration will close at 12:00 pm on April 3. Walk-in registration will be available at the time of the program.
If you have any questions, please call (215) 619-8812 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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