Activity

Activity ID

2742

Expires

August 30, 2019

Format Type

Other

CME Credit

1.0

Fee

$0
CME Provider

The France Foundation

Description

This activity, offered as a live grand rounds and an online enduring activity, focuses on gene replacement therapy, using spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) as an example of its potential impact on patients. This education aims to inform the entire care team and improve knowledge about gene therapy, SMA and the importance of an early diagnosis, and how gene therapy is impacting patients with SMA. This activity, developed by a multidisciplinary team of experts, will answer questions about what gene therapy is and how it works.

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Yes

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Educational Objectives

• Explain how gene therapy works
• Review SMA genetics and diagnosis
• Explore potential implications of gene replacement therapy for SMA
• Summarize key clinical trial data on emerging treatments for SMA, with a focus on gene replacement therapy
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Keywords

Gene replacement therapy, Spinal muscular atrophy, neuromuscular, pediatric neurology, neurology

Competencies

Medical Knowledge, Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Practice-based Learning & Improvement, Systems-based Practice

CME Credit Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Practice Setting

Academic Medicine, Inpatient, Outpatient, Physician Scientists, Rural, Urban

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