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A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: The Spectrum of Morbidity Due to Epstein-Barr Virus

  • Authors: Alan Rickinson, BA, MA, PhD​; Alberto B. Ascherio, DPH, MD​; Paolo Palma, MD, PhD​
  • CPD Released: 7/18/2022
  • Valid for credit through: 7/18/2023
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  • Credits Available

    Non-US Physicians - maximum of 0.50 CPD

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    • Letter of Completion

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This educational activity is intended for an international audience of non-US infectious disease specialists, primary care practitioners, and allergists and immunologists.

The goal of this activity is that learners will be better able to understand the biology of EBV and the broad range of EBV-associated diseases.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding
    • EBV reactivation and prevention approaches
    • Clinical challenges in assessing the contribution of EBV in various diseases
    • New data on the contribution of EBV to various diseases 


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All relevant financial relationships for anyone with the ability to control the content of this educational activity are listed below and have been mitigated. Others involved in the planning of this activity have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.

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Faculty

  • Alan Rickinson, BA, MA, PhD

    Professor of Cancer Studies​
    Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences​
    College of Medical and Dental Sciences​
    University of Birmingham​
    Birmingham, United Kingdom

    Disclosures

    Alan Rickinson, BA, MA, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Alberto B. Ascherio, DPH, MD

    Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition​
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health​
    Harvard University​
    Boston, Massachusetts, United States

    Disclosures

    Alberto B. Ascherio, DPH, MD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Paolo Palma, MD, PhD

    Head of the Clinical Immunology and Vaccinology Unit 
    Chair of Pediatrics 
    University of Rome “Tor Vergata” 
    University Department of Pediatrics 
    IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu 
    Rome, Italy

    Disclosures

    Paolo Palma, MD, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

Editors

  • Shanthi Voorn, PhD

    Medical Education Director, WebMD Global, LLC 

    Disclosures

    Shanthi Voorn, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Eloise Ballard, PhD

    Scientific Content Manager, WebMD Global, LLC 

    Disclosures

    Eloise Ballard, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

Compliance Reviewer

  • Stephanie Corder, ND, RN, CHCP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance

    Disclosures

    Stephanie Corder, ND, RN, CHCP, has no relevant financial relationships.


Accreditation Statements

    For Physicians

  • The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (FPM) has reviewed and approved the content of this educational activity and allocated it 0.50 continuing professional development credits (CPD).

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CPD

A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: The Spectrum of Morbidity Due to Epstein-Barr Virus

Authors: Alan Rickinson, BA, MA, PhD​; Alberto B. Ascherio, DPH, MD​; Paolo Palma, MD, PhD​Faculty and Disclosures

CPD Released: 7/18/2022

Valid for credit through: 7/18/2023

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