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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

Identifying, Diagnosing, and Treating Patients With Cystinosis: Focus on Ocular Manifestations

  • Authors: Stephanie Cherqui, PhD; Rachel J. Bishop, MD, MPH; Paul C. Grimm, MD
  • CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 6/18/2020
  • THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED
  • Valid for credit through: 6/18/2021
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Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for pediatric nephrologists, medical geneticists, ophthalmologists, pediatricians, nurses, nurse practitioners (NPs), physician assistants (PAs), and other healthcare providers involved in the diagnosis and management of ocular manifestations of cystinosis.

The goal of this activity is to increase knowledge regarding the pathogenesis of cystinosis, as well as improve competence in diagnosing and treating ocular manifestations of cystinosis.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Pathogenesis of ocular manifestations of cystinosis
  • Have greater competence related to
    • Diagnosing ocular manifestations of cystinosis
    • Treatment options for ocular manifestations of cystinosis


Disclosures

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Faculty

  • Stephanie Cherqui, PhD

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics
    Division of Genetics
    University of California
    San Diego, California

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Stephanie Cherqui, PhD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: AVROBIO, Inc; GenStem Therapeutics, Inc (co-founder)
    Received grants for clinical research from: California Institute of Regenerative Medicine
    Owns stock, stock options, or bonds from: AVROBIO, Inc; GenStem Therapeutics, Inc (co-founder)

  • Rachel J. Bishop, MD, MPH

    Contract Ophthalmologist
    National Eye Institute
    National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, Maryland

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Rachel J. Bishop, MD, MPH, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Cystinosis Research Network; Leadiant

  • Paul C. Grimm, MD

    Professor of Pediatrics
    Stanford University School of Medicine
    Medical Director
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology
    Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
    Stanford, California

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Paul C. Grimm, MD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Cystinosis Research Foundation
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Horizon Pharmaceutical
    Received grants for clinical research from: Alexion

Editors

  • Pakinam Aboulsaoud, PharmD

    Medical Education Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Pakinam Aboulsaoud, PharmD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

  • Vandana Iyer, PhD

    Scientific Content Manager, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Vandana Iyer, PhD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

CME, CE Reviewer / Nurse Planner

  • Hazel Dennison, DNP, RN, FNP, CPHQ, CNE

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance , Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Hazel Dennison, DNP, RN, FNP, CPHQ, CNE, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Medscape, LLC staff have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
Served as an advisor or consultant for: Eyenovia; Neurocrine Biosciences


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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

Identifying, Diagnosing, and Treating Patients With Cystinosis: Focus on Ocular Manifestations

Authors: Stephanie Cherqui, PhD; Rachel J. Bishop, MD, MPH; Paul C. Grimm, MDFaculty and Disclosures
THIS ACTIVITY HAS EXPIRED

CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 6/18/2020

Valid for credit through: 6/18/2021

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Educational Impact Challenge

 
 
 
 

The goal of this activity is to increase knowledge regarding the pathogenesis of ocular manifestations of cystinosis, as well as improve competence in diagnosing and treating ocular manifestations of cystinosis.

Before you begin this activity, please assess your clinical knowledge by completing this brief survey. Answering these questions again after the activity will allow you to see what you learned and to compare your answers with those of your peers.