Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Rancho Mirage, CA US
January 21, 2016

Brigid Boland, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
UCSD School of Medicine at UCSD
San Diego, California

 

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • Describe the complex pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease with genetic, environmental, microbial, and immunologic contributions
  • Appraise the changing epidemiology of inflammatory bowel diseases with increasing incidence and prevalance
  • Use current treatment with the latest advances that are available for ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease
  • Describe the changing paradigm for inflammatory bowel disease that is moving towards earlier use of effective therapies, such as tumor necrosis factor inhibitors, to prevent disease related complications
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Social Work
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 CLS
Course opens: 
01/21/2016
Course expires: 
02/21/2016
Event starts: 
01/21/2016 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
01/21/2016 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
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Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Social Work
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 CLS

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/21/2016
Course expires: 
02/21/2016

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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