A Focused Schizophrenia Update: Emerging Pharmacological Solutions for Management of Metabolic Disruptions

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range
FREE
NACCME would like to thank the following company/companies who has/have supported "A Focused Schizophrenia Update: Emerging Pharmacological Solutions for Management of Metabolic Disruptions" through educational grants and/or in-kind support: Alkermes, Inc.

Host And Instructor

Host
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Learning Network
Instructor
Jacob S. Ballon, MD, MPH and Carmen Kosicek, MSN, APNP, PMHNP-BC
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Credits

C.E. Credit for Consult with Training Provider for CE specifcs: 0.75
Specialization: Physicians, Nursing, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistants, Interprofessional, Psychologists, Social Workers
In support of improving patient care, NACCME is jointly accredited 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.

Training Overview Description

We are excited to announce this new webcast on emerging pharmacological solutions for management of metabolic disruptions in patients with schizophrenia.

With a focus on appraisal of clinical profiles of novel and emerging antipsychotic agents, this accredited webcast outlines potential strategies to mitigate adverse effects and improve medication adherence rates among patients with schizophrenia.

Event-specific Details

INTENDED LEARNERS

This activity is designed for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Outline common metabolic disruptions associated with current antipsychotic agents and their contribution to suboptimal adherence, and patient morbidity and mortality
  • Appraise the clinical profiles of novel and emerging antipsychotic agents including their mechanisms of action and safety and efficacy data
  • Describe potential strategies to mitigate adverse effects and improve medication adherence rates among patients with schizophrenia

CLAIMING CREDIT

To be eligible for credit, participants must complete the online activity and the evaluation. Upon completing the activity, there will be instructions on how to complete the evaluation and print a certificate or other documentation of credit.

Release Date: June 30, 2021
Expiration Date: June 30, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 45 minutes