Accreditation: Non-Malignant Hematology

Intended Learners

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the role of gene therapy in anemia and hemorrhagic diseases
  • Consider choice of different treatments in diseases with multiple options
  • Devise the best treatment approach for refractory patients including combinations
  • Evaluate biomarkers: what’s available in which disease
  • Describe how the biology and/or pathogenesis informs individualized treatment
  • Debate the benefits and risks of novel diagnostic and prognostic approaches

Accreditation Statement

Joint Accreditation LogoIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) and Imedex. 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.

Credit Claiming

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the full activity and submit a completed evaluation form. Participants who complete the evaluation online within 4 weeks of the live meeting will receive immediate documentation of credit.

Physicians

Live (Pre-Conference Session: 5.5)

NACCME designates this live internet activity for 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

On-Demand (Pre-Conference Session: 5.5)

NACCME designates this on demand activity for 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Participants are not eligible to receive credit for any part of this enduring material if credit was claimed as part of the live event.

UEMS/EACCME CME Credit Recognition

Live 

The American Medical Association (AMA) has an agreement of mutual recognition of CME credit with the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). Under the terms of this agreement the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), the accrediting arm of the UEMS, will convert CME credit for live activities certified by the AMA.

On-Demand

The American Medical Association (AMA) has an agreement of mutual recognition of CME credit with the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS). Under the terms of this agreement the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME), the accrediting arm of the UEMS, will convert CME credit for live activities certified by the AMA. Participants are not eligible to receive credit for any part of this enduring material if credit was claimed as part of the live event.

Pharmacy

Live

This internet live, knowledge-based activity (Universal Activity Number: JA0006201-9999-21-183-L01-P) has been approved for a maximum of 5.5 contact hours.

The certificate is not the official record of your participation in the activity. The official record of credit will be the information in CPE Monitor system. Following ACPE Policy, NACCME must transmit your claim to CPE Monitor within 60 days from the date you complete this CPE activity. NACCME is not able to report your claimed credit after this 60-day period. Eligibility for pharmacy credit is contingent upon the successful completion of a post-test and/or evaluation for each activity or session attended. 

Any participant wanting to file a grievance with respect to any aspect of a continuing education activity accredited by NACCME, LLC may contact Samantha Conforti, Manager, Accreditation and Compliance, by phone at 609-371-1137, by email at sconforti@naccme.com or in writing at 104 Windsor Center Drive, East Windsor, NJ 08520. The Manager, Accreditation and Compliance will review the grievance and respond within 30 days of receiving the complaint. If the participant is unsatisfied with the response, an appeal to the Associate Director, Greaton Sellers, Accreditation and Compliance, can be requested for a second level of review. Mr. Sellers can be contacted via phone at 609-371-1137, by email at gsellers@naccme.com or in writing at 104 Windsor Center Drive, East Windsor, NJ 08520. 

On-Demand

This internet enduring, knowledge-based activity (Universal Activity Number: JA0006201-9999-21-184-H01-P) has been approved for a maximum of 5.5 contact hours. Participants are not eligible to receive credit for any part of this enduring material if credit was claimed as part of the live event.

Eligibility for pharmacy credit is contingent upon the successful completion of a post-test and/or evaluation for each activity or session attended, as well as the providing of the pharmacists’ NABP ID number and date of birth for credit submission.

Nursing

Live 

This continuing nursing education live activity awards 5.5 nursing contact hours. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255.

On-Demand

This continuing nursing education enduring activity awards 5.5 contact hours. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255. Participants are not eligible to receive credit for any part of this enduring material if credit was claimed as part of the live event.

Physician Assistants

Live 

NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award 5.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

On-Demand

NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award 5.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. Participants are not eligible to receive credit for any part of this enduring material if credit was claimed as part of the live event.

Privacy Policy

NACCME protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. NACCME and our joint sponsors will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency.

NACCME maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.

Copyright © 2020 by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this accredited continuing education activity may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without first obtaining permission from North American Center for Continuing Medical Education.

No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity. Please see agenda for individual session support.

ADA Statement

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity needs accommodations, please call 609.371.1137.

Grievance Policy

Any participant wanting to file a grievance with respect to any aspect of a continuing education activity accredited by NACCME, LLC may contact Samantha Conforti, Manager, Accreditation and Compliance, by phone at 609-371-1137, by email at sconforti@naccme.com or in writing at 104 Windsor Center Drive, East Windsor, NJ 08520. The Manager, Accreditation and Compliance will review the grievance and respond within 30 days of receiving the complaint. If the participant is unsatisfied with the response, an appeal to the Associate Director, Greaton Sellers, Accreditation and Compliance, can be requested for a second level of review. Mr. Sellers can be contacted via email at gsellers@naccme.com.