You are leaving Medscape Education
Cancel Continue
Log in to save activities Your saved activities will show here so that you can easily access them whenever you're ready. Log in here CME & Education Log in to keep track of your credits.


Looking Ahead in Myasthenia Gravis: Expert Perspectives on Current Standards and the Next Frontiers

  • Authors: James F. Howard Jr, MD
  • CME / ABIM MOC Released: 9/22/2022
  • Valid for credit through: 9/22/2023, 11:59 PM EST
Start Activity

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for neurologists, ophthalmologists, and primary care providers (PCPs).

The goal of this activity is that learners will be better able to improve their knowledge regarding the mechanism of action and clinical trial outcomes relating to emerging myasthenia gravis (MG) therapeutics, as well as understand how these emerging therapies can impact the future care of patients with MG.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Current challenges in the care of patients with MG
    • Mechanism of action of emerging treatments
    • Clinical trial data on current and emerging agents for MG
  • Demonstrate greater confidence in their ability to
    • Identify patients who are most likely to benefit from novel targeted therapies


Medscape, LLC requires every individual in a position to control educational content to disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies that have occurred within the past 24 months. Ineligible companies are organizations whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

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.

Course Director

  • James F. Howard Jr, MD

    Professor of Neurology, Medicine, and Allied Health
    Department of Neurology
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina


    James F. Howard Jr, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Consultant or advisor for: Alexion Pharmaceuticals; Argenx BVBA; Horizon Pharmaceuticals; Immunovant; Ra Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Regeneron Pharmaceuticals; Sanofi; UCB; Viela Bio, Inc.
    Research funding from: Alexion Pharmaceuticals; Argenx BVBA; Cartesian; Millennium; Ra Pharmaceuticals Inc.; UCB
    Owns stock (publicly traded) in: GlaxoSmithKline; Johnson & Johnson; Pfizer


  • Meg Monday

    Senior Medical Education Director, Medscape, LLC


    Meg Monday has no relevant financial relationships.

Compliance Reviewer

  • Lisa Simani, APRN, MS, ACNP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC


    Lisa Simani, APRN, MS, ACNP, has no relevant financial relationships.

Peer Reviewer

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

Accreditation Statements


Interprofessional Continuing Education

In support of improving patient care, Medscape, LLC is jointly accredited with commendation 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.

    For Physicians

  • Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    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.

    Contact This Provider

For questions regarding the content of this activity, contact the accredited provider for this CME/CE activity noted above. For technical assistance, contact [email protected]

Instructions for Participation and Credit

There are no fees for participating in or receiving credit for this online educational activity. For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board.

This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated on the title page; physicians should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity online during the valid credit period that is noted on the title page. To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must receive a minimum score of 75% on the post-test.

Follow these steps to earn CME/CE credit*:

  1. Read the target audience, learning objectives, and author disclosures.
  2. Study the educational content online or printed out.
  3. Online, choose the best answer to each test question. To receive a certificate, you must receive a passing score as designated at the top of the test. We encourage you to complete the Activity Evaluation to provide feedback for future programming.

You may now view or print the certificate from your CME/CE Tracker. You may print the certificate but you cannot alter it. Credits will be tallied in your CME/CE Tracker and archived for 6 years; at any point within this time period you can print out the tally as well as the certificates from the CME/CE Tracker.

*The credit that you receive is based on your user profile.


Looking Ahead in Myasthenia Gravis: Expert Perspectives on Current Standards and the Next Frontiers

Authors: James F. Howard Jr, MDFaculty and Disclosures

CME / ABIM MOC Released: 9/22/2022

Valid for credit through: 9/22/2023, 11:59 PM EST


A Powerpoint version of the slides from this presentation
is available for use as a professional resource from Medscape Education.

  • Print