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CME / ABIM MOC

Current Practice Gaps in Management of Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease: Disparities and Disease Burden

  • Authors: Jay Wish, MD; Kirsten Johansen, MD; Matthew Weir, MD
  • CME / ABIM MOC Released: 9/17/2022
  • Valid for credit through: 9/17/2023
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  • Credits Available

    Physicians - maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

    ABIM Diplomates - maximum of 0.50 ABIM MOC points

    You Are Eligible For

    • Letter of Completion
    • ABIM MOC points

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for nephrologists, hematologists/oncologists, primary care physicians, cardiologists, diabetologists/endocrinologists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants involved in the diagnosis and management of anemia in CKD.

The goal of this activity is that learners will be better able to raise awareness of disparities in care of anemia in CKD and its multifactorial etiologies and provide strategies and resources for clinicians to proactively address barriers that lead to disparities in care and health outcomes.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Disparities in the management of anemia in CKD
    • Trends in the undertreatment of anemia in CKD
    • Burden of disease of anemia in CKD because of ineffective treatment


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Moderator

  • Jay Wish, MD

    Professor of Clinical Medicine
    Indiana University School of Medicine
    Chief Medical Officer for Outpatient Dialysis
    IU Health
    Indianapolis, Indiana

    Disclosures

    Jay Wish, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Consultant or advisor for: Akebia; Amgen (former); AstraZeneca (former); CSL Behring (former); Disc Medicine (former); Fibrogen; GlaxoSmithKline; Otsuka (former); Rockwell Medical (former); Vifor Pharma (former)
    Speaker or member of speakers bureau for: Akebia; AstraZeneca

Faculty

  • Kirsten Johansen, MD

    Professor of Medicine
    University of Minnesota
    Chief of Nephrology
    Hennepin Healthcare
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Disclosures

    Kirsten Johansen, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Consultant or advisor for: Akebia; GlaxoSmithKline; Vifor Pharma

  • Matthew Weir, MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Chief of Nephrology Division
    Department of Medicine
    University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Baltimore, Maryland

    Disclosures

    Matthew Weir, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Consultant or advisor for: Akebia; AstraZeneca; Bayer; Boehringer Ingelheim; Fibrogen; Janssen; Merck; Novo Nordisk; Vifor Pharma

Editor

  • Rita Moreira Da Silva, PhD, MA

    Medical Education Director, WebMD Global, LLC

    Disclosures

    Rita Moreira Da Silva, PhD, MA, has no relevant financial relationships.

Compliance Reviewer

  • Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CNE, CHCP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CNE, CHCP, has no relevant financial relationships.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.


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    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. Aggregate participant data will be shared with commercial supporters of this activity.

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CME / ABIM MOC

Current Practice Gaps in Management of Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease: Disparities and Disease Burden

Authors: Jay Wish, MD; Kirsten Johansen, MD; Matthew Weir, MDFaculty and Disclosures

CME / ABIM MOC Released: 9/17/2022

Valid for credit through: 9/17/2023

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Educational Impact Challenge

The goal of this activity is that learners will be better able to raise awareness of disparities in care of anemia in CKD and its multifactorial etiologies, and to provide strategies and resources for clinicians to proactively address barriers that lead to disparities in care and health outcomes.

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.