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CME

Optimizing Outcomes in Adults With Spinal Muscular Atrophy: The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team

  • Authors: Tim Hagenacker, MD; Oscar Henry Mayer, MD; Valeria Sansone, MD, PhD; Elena Carraro, MD
  • CME Released: 11/15/2022
  • Valid for credit through: 11/15/2023
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  • Credits Available

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

    You Are Eligible For

    • Letter of Completion

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This educational activity is intended for an international audience of non-US neurologists, orthopedists, pulmonologists, and pediatricians.

The goal of this activity is for learners to be better able to select experts for a multidisciplinary team for the care of patients with SMA and increase the ability to individualize treatment and follow-up of adolescent and adult patients with SMA.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Roles and responsibilities of different SMA care team members
    • Strategies for transitioning patients with SMA from pediatric to adult care
  • Have greater competence related to
    • Planning individualized care for adult patients with SMA as part of a multidisciplinary team


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Faculty

  • Tim Hagenacker, MD

    Professor of Rare Neurological Diseases
    Department of Neurology
    University Hospital Essen
    Essen, Germany

    Disclosures

    Tim Hagenacker, MD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Oscar Henry Mayer, MD

    Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
    The Perelman School of Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania
    Attending Pulmonologist
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine
    Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

    Disclosures

    Oscar Henry Mayer, MD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Valeria Sansone, MD, PhD

    Neurologist
    The NEMO Clinical Center
    University of Milan
    Milan, Italy

    Disclosures

    Valeria Sansone, MD, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Elena Carraro, MD

    Physiatrist
    The NEMO Clinical Center
    University of Milan
    Milan, Italy

    Disclosures

    Elena Carraro, MD, has no relevant financial relationships.

Editor

  • Lorena Casadonte, PhD

    Medical Education Director, WebMD Global, LLC

    Disclosures

    Lorena Casadonte, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Marcel Meijer, PhD

    Senior Director, Content Development, WebMD Global, LLC

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    Marcel Meijer, PhD, 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.


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CME

Optimizing Outcomes in Adults With Spinal Muscular Atrophy: The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team

Authors: Tim Hagenacker, MD; Oscar Henry Mayer, MD; Valeria Sansone, MD, PhD; Elena Carraro, MDFaculty and Disclosures

CME Released: 11/15/2022

Valid for credit through: 11/15/2023

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