- Authors: Andrew Menzies-Gow, MD
- CPD Released: 6/21/2021
- Valid for credit through: 6/21/2022
Credits AvailableNon-US Physicians – maximum of 0.25 CPDYou Are Eligible For
Target Audience and Goal Statement
This educational activity is intended for an international audience of non-US pulmonologists, allergists & clinical immunologists, and primary care physicians.
The goal of this activity is to provide expert guidance on emerging therapies for severe asthma.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will:
- Have increased knowledge regarding the
- Role of thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP) in the immunopathogenesis of severe asthma
- Clinical efficacy and safety data for emerging targeted biologic treatments for severe asthma
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- Andrew Menzies-Gow, MDProfessor of Practice in Respiratory Medicine
Director of Lung Division
Royal Brompton Hospital
London, United KingdomDisclosure: Andrew Menzies-Gow, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
Advisor or consultant for: AstraZeneca; GlaxoSmithKline; Novartis; Sanofi
Speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: AstraZeneca; GlaxoSmithKline; Novartis; Sanofi; Teva
Grants for clinical research from: AstraZeneca
- Alessia Piazza, PhDMedical Education Director, WebMD Global, LLCDisclosure: Alessia Piazza, PhD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
- Hazel Dennison, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, CHCP, CPHQ, CNEAssociate Director, Accreditation and ComplianceDisclosure: Hazel Dennison, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, CPHQ, CNE, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
- The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (FPM) has reviewed and approved the content of this educational activity and allocated it 0.25 continuing professional development credits (CPD).Contact WebMD Global
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This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated on the title page; physicians should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent participating in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity online during the credit eligibility period that is noted on the title page.
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