1.75 CME Credit
Cases in Practice: Optimal Management of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency Across the Spectrum, From Transitions in Care to Recent Treatment Advances
This program will support primary care providers (PCPs) and endocrinology healthcare providers (HCPs) in managing challenges of adult growth hormone deficiency (aGHD), including: identifying signs and symptoms, transitioning from pediatric to aGHD, confirming an aGHD diagnosis, characteristics of available and emerging treatment options and their potential roles in individualized care, treatment recommendations, and approaches to help patients with treatment adherence.
1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits, 1.75 ABIM MOC or 1.63 AANP, including 1.04 AANP Pharm or 1.63 ANCC
Release Date: 2/18/2022
Available for credit until 2/18/2023
- Discuss recommended approaches for screening, counseling, and treatment in adolescents with GHD transitioning to adult care.
- Identify adults who may require assessment for GHD.
- Differentiate between growth hormone stimulation tests to confirm diagnosis of aGHD.
- Describe benefits and potential limitations of current and emerging long-acting GH replacement therapies, and rationale for their use.
- Implement an individualized treatment plan for GH replacement therapy in adults with GHD.
Optimizing Transitions of GHD Care from Adolescence to Adulthood (Module 1)
0.39 AANP | 0.19 Pharmacology
Current Concepts in Diagnosis of aGHD (Module 2)
Current Approaches and Recent Advancements in aGHD Treatment Options (Module 3)
0.68 AANP | 0.68 Pharmacology
Cases in Practice: Optimal Management of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency Across the Spectrum, From Transitions in Care to Recent Treatment Advances (Module 4)
0.25 AANP | 0.17 Pharmacology
Craig A. Alter, MD
Director Neuroendocrine Center
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Nicholas A. Tritos, MD, DSc, FACP, FACE
Physician, Neuroendocrine Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Kevin C.J. Yuen, MD, FRCP (UK), FACE
Medical Director of Barrow Pituitary Center
Barrow Neurological Institute
Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona College of Medicine and Creighton School of Medicine
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
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