Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Date: 
October 13, 2017 - 8:00am
Location: 
UAHS Room 5403

Katalin Scherer, MD

Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
Banner ALS and Neuromuscular Clinics
MDA Neuromuscular Care Center at CCRS - Tucson

 

"Spinal Muscular Atrophy Update"


Presentation Learning Objectives:

1.  Review and understand the genetics of SMA.
2.  Understand and recognize the clinical phenotypes of SMA.
3.  Understand the indications of novel biologic treatment(s) for SMA.

CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dr. Scherer has disclosed that she served on Biogen's national advisory board for Spinraza (nusinersen).  All other CME Planning Committee Members and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they do not have any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

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