3.0 Credits - CME/CPE | Expires 1/15/2016
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Astellas Scientific and Medical Affairs, Inc.
Cher Enderby, PharmD, BCPS, BCNSP
Department of Pharmacy
Cesar A. Keller, MD
Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Lung Transplant Program
A. Scott Mathis, PharmD
Director of Pharmacy
Monmouth Medical Center
Long Branch, New Jersey
This supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care is intended to provide an understanding of solid organ transplantation as it relates to improving long-term graft survival. Included are the most recent data on transplant types and their outcomes, approaches to managing immunosuppression and its adverse effects, data on cost-effectiveness of transplantation, and strategies to improve adherence.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Managed care clinicians and administrators, including physicians, pharmacists, medical and formulary directors, and other managed care professionals involved in the management and care of patients who have received an organ transplant.
Release date: January 15, 2015
Expiration date: January 15, 2016
Estimated time to complete activity: 3.0 hours
Type of activity: Knowledge
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accredita­ tion Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Penn State College of Medicine and Pharmacy Times Office of Continuing Professional Education. Penn State College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Penn State College of Medicine designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Pharmacy Times Office of Continuing Professional Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 3.0 contact hours (0.30 CEUs) under the ACPE universal activity number 0290-9999-15-002-H01-P. The activity is available for CE credit through January 15, 2016.
Important Instructions for Obtaining CPE Credit:
To receive a Statement of Credit, participants must complete the pretest, read the article in its entirety and complete the online evaluation and post-test with a score of 70% or better. After successful completion and submission of the online posttest and activity evaluation your credit will be uploaded to CPE Monitor. You may view your credit within 48 hours at www.mycpemonitor.net..
NOTE: All steps must be completed in order to receive credit. Please ensure your Pharmacy Times account is updated with your NABP e-profile number and your date of birth (MMDD format). Participation data will not be uploaded into CPE MonitorTM if you do not have your NABP e-profile number and date of birth entered into your profile on www.pharmacytimes.org.
For Physician credit (CME) only
For Pharmacy credit (CPE) only
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