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Towards a Better Understanding of Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia

Overview



This activity is jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Medical Education and in partnership with myCME/Haymarket Medical Education.

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Allergan. 

Join colleagues and earn 1 hour of additional CME/CE credit at this symposium at the AACP Annual Meeting, which will explore negative symptoms, an unmet need in the treatment of schizophrenia. This symposium will also explore the role of D3 receptors, differential diagnosis and innovative treatments of this symptom domain. 

This event is open to all attendees of the AACP meeting.  Please join us onsite. No additional advance registration is offered and there is limited seating—arrive early to secure your spot!  To register for thte AACP meeting, please visit their website at: https://www.globalacademycme.com/conferences/aacp-encore/home

Target Audience

This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses engaged in the care of patients with schizophrenia. 

 

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

• Discuss the unmet needs and treatment targets in schizophrenia

• Be aware of novel strategies for treating negative symptoms, and residual positive symptoms of schizophrenia

• Be familiar with innovative treatments for cognitive dysfunction

• Discuss new strategies to improve adherence and minimize side effects of antipsychotics

 

Faculty

Donald Black, MD

Professor of Psychiatry, University of Iowa

 

Christoph Correll, MD

Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine

Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

 

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Medical Education.  Postgraduate Institute for Medicine 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.

 

 

Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Continuing Pharmacy Education

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 1 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Universal Activity Number –JA4008162-9999-19-963-L01-P

Type of Activity: Knowledge

 

Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1 contact hour. Designated for 0.2 contact hours of pharmacotherapy credit for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses.

 

California Board of Registered Nursing

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13485, for 1 contact hour.

 

AAPA Credit Designation Statement

This activity is designated for 1 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

 

Continuing Psychology Education

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  PIM maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

This program offers 1.0 continuing education credits for psychologists

 

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) 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 (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

 

Americans with Disabilities Act 

Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (ie, physical, dietary, etc). Please contact [email protected] prior to the live event.

 

Fee Information

There is no fee for this educational activity.

 

 

Program Agenda

9:15 - 9:20 AM: Opening remarks 

9:20 - 9:40 AM: "Understanding Negative Symptoms in Schizophrenia"  Donald Black, MD

9:40 - 10:00 AM: "Managing Negative Symptoms in Clinical Practice"  Christoph Correll, MD

10:00 - 10:15 AM: Q&A 

Faculty Members Scheduled to Attend

Donald Black, MD
Professor of Psychiatry, University of Iowa
Christoph Correll, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Location and Date

MONDAY, DECEMBER 09, 2019
Encore at Wynn Las Vegas
3121 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas , NV

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