UW HLA - How Being Different Is Good, and Why - Luis G. Hidalgo, PhD (ABHI)
UW Transplant Staff (MD/DO/RN/NP/PA), Social Workers, Pharmacists, Students, General Surgery Residents and Nephrology Fellows.
As a result of participation in this online educational activity, members of the healthcare team will be able to:
- Explain the basic concepts of HLA antibody measurements and how HLA antibodies increase the immunologic risk of a transplant.
- Identify the limitations of current HLA antibody testing methods in place in most transplant centers.
- Discuss current approaches to improve HLA matching aimed to minimize the development of de novo DSA generation.
It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) to identify, mitigate and disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* held by the speakers/presenters, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this accredited continuing education (CE). In addition, speakers, presenters and authors must disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation.
* Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on, patients.
The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical services directly to patients to be ineligible companies.
For this accredited continuing educational activity all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated and detailed disclosures are listed below:
|In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP 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.
Credit Designation Statements
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
A maximum of 1 hour of knowledge-based CE credit can be earned by successfully completing this enduring material. Pharmacists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CE credit information, based on verification of success completion of a post test, will be provided to NABP within 60 days after the activity completion.
2021 Universal Activity Number (UAN): xxx
2022 Universal Activity Number (UAN): xxx
American Medical Association
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 ANCC contact hour.
American Board of Surgery (ABS)
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Surgery's (ABS) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS MOC credit.
Participant completion information will be shared with the ABS through PARS. By recording your attendance at this event, you are giving UW-ICEP permission to share this information with ABS.
American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC)
This enduring activity is approved for a maximum of 1.0 ABTC Category 1 CEPTC hour.
AAPA Credit Designation Statement
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid until 12/31/2021. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Continuing Education Units
The University of Wisconsin–Madison, as a member of the University Continuing Education Association (UCEA), authorizes this program for .1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour.
- 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME
- 1.00 MOC: ABS Lifelong Learning & Self-Assessment Points (Part II)This activity meets the ABS requirements for CME and self‐assessment credit toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC program.
- 1.00 ABTC Category 1 CEPTC hour(s)/UW Health
- 1.00 ACPE Contact Hours - Pharmacist
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
- 1.00 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
- 1.00 Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
QUESTIONS ABOUT REGISTRATION
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