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CME

Cross-Sectional Review of Narcolepsy: A Microlearning Experience

  • Authors: Phyllis C. Zee, MD, PhD; Vivien Abad, MD, MBA; Thomas E. Scammell, MD; Michael Thorpy, MD
  • CME Released: 9/28/2022
  • Valid for credit through: 9/28/2023
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  • Credits Available

    Physicians - maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

    You Are Eligible For

    • Letter of Completion

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for neurologists, primary care physicians, and pulmonologists.

The goal of this activity is that learners will be better able to effectively differentiate narcolepsy from idiopathic hypersomnia (IH) and to individualize the selection of pharmacotherapies for the long-term management of narcolepsy.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Nature of burden experienced by patients with narcolepsy
    • Clinical symptoms suggestive of narcolepsy
    • Factors that differentiate narcolepsy from IH
    • Common comorbidities associated with narcolepsy
    • Factors that differentiate currently approved pharmacotherapies for the management of narcolepsy
    • Considerations for the individualized selection of pharmacotherapies for the management of narcolepsy


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Faculty

  • Phyllis C. Zee, MD, PhD

    Director
    Center for Circadian and Sleep Medicine
    Professor of Neurology
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Chicago, Illinois

    Disclosures

    Phyllis C. Zee, MD, PhD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: CVS Caremark; Eisai, Inc.; Harmony Biosciences, LLC; Idorsia; Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Sanofi Aventis
    Served as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: Merck & Co., Inc.
    Received grants for clinical research from: Sibel; Vanda
    Owns stock options from: Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd

  • Vivien Abad, MD, MBA

    Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
    Stanford University
    Stanford, California

    Disclosures

    Vivien Abad, MD, MBA, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Thomas E. Scammell, MD

    Professor of Neurology
    Harvard Medical School
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston, Massachusetts

    Disclosures

    Thomas E. Scammell, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Avadel Pharmaceutical PLC; Harmony Biosciences; Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd; Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Merck; Takeda
    Received grants for clinical research from: Harmony Biosciences; Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Takeda

  • Michael Thorpy, MD

    Professor of Neurology
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Bronx, New York

    Disclosures

    Michael Thorpy, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Served as an advisor or consultant for: Axsome Therapeutics, Inc.; Balance Therapeutics; Eisai, Inc.; Flamel/Avadel; Harmony Biosciences, LLC; Idorsia Pharmaceuticals; Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; NLS Pharmaceuticals; Suven Life Sciences Limited, Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.; XW Pharma

Editor

  • Lisette Arnaud-Hevi, PhD

    Senior Medical Education Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Lisette Arnaud-Hevi, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

Compliance Reviewer

  • Lisa Simani, APRN, MS, ACNP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Lisa Simani, APRN, MS, ACNP, 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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CME

Cross-Sectional Review of Narcolepsy: A Microlearning Experience

Authors: Phyllis C. Zee, MD, PhD; Vivien Abad, MD, MBA; Thomas E. Scammell, MD; Michael Thorpy, MDFaculty and Disclosures

CME Released: 9/28/2022

Valid for credit through: 9/28/2023

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