How to Interpret Clinical Trials
Join 2 leading clinical trialists as they present a primer in the interpretation of clinical trials.
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How to Interpret Clinical Trials

 

Participation and Successful Completion

Successful completion of this CE activity includes the following:

  1. Register and view the course online.
  2. View the content in its entirety.
  3. Complete a post-test with a minimum score of 80%.
  4. Complete a survey of your learning experience.
  5. Print your CME/CE Certificate from your own printer.

 

The link to the CME/CE “Lifelong Learning Center” website is learn.heart.org.

 

Registration Fee

$25.00

 

Hardware/Software Requirements

Internet Explorer 7 or greater

Firefox (Latest Version)

Google Chrome

Windows 7 or above

Safari (Latest Version)

Adobe Acrobat Reader

Internet Explorer is not supported on the Macintosh.

Mac OS 10.4

 

Target Audience

Physicians -
Administration, Anesthesiology, Cardiac Imaging, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Electrophysiology, Emergency Medicine, Epidemiology

 

Description

Join 2 leading clinical trialists as they present a primer in the interpretation of clinical trials.   

 

Learning Objectives 

At the completion of this online course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Review pathways toward greater healthcare innovation and how the adoption of new care paradigms among healthcare professionals can impact quality of care.
  1. Identify current trends in global health outcomes research and the need to ensure similar standards for scientific rigor as such programs expand beyond the US and Europe.

 

Course Agenda

Time

Presentation

20 minutes

How to Session for Early Career Attendees and Fellows in Training: How to Interpret Clinical Trials

1 hour

Panel Q&A

 

Faculty

Robert Harrington, MD, FAHA, FACC

Arthur L. Bloomfield Professor of Medicine

Chair, Department of Medicine

Stanford University

Stanford, CA

 

Sanjay Kaul, MD, JD, MPH

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Accreditation Statements

ORIGINAL RELEASE DATE:  02/28/2016

TERMINATION DATE:  02/27/2019

LAST REVIEW DATE: February 2016

JOINT ACCREDITATION TERM: 02/28/2016 – 02/27/2019

 

The American Heart Association is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians

The American Heart Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA Credit Acceptance Statement – Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.25 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

AANP Credit Acceptance Statement – Nurse Practitioners

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

**AMA Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim for this activity after six months of attending.


Estimated Time to Complete the Educational Activity

80 minutes

 

Disclosures

All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities provided by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME/CE-certified content of this activity. In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations. Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.

 

Faculty Member

Employment

Research Grant

Consultant/
Advisory Board

Stock Shareholder (directly purchased)

Honoraria

Other

Speaker’s Bureau

Robert Harrington

Stanford University

Astra Zeneca, CSL Behrig, GSK, Merck, Portola, Regado, Sanofi, The Medicines Company

Amgen, Element Science, Merck, MyoKardia, Vida Health, Gilead, The Medicines Company, WebMD

Scanadu, SignalPath

None

None

Sanjay Kaul

Cedar-Sinai Medical Center

None

Medicines Company, Sanofi, AstraZeneca, Guardian, Boehringer Ingelheim, St. Judes

None

None

Johnson & Johnson

Suzanne Arnold

Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute

None

None

None

None

None

Ralph Brindis

University of California, San Francisco

None

None

None

None

None

Joseph Cleveland

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Center

None

None

None

None

None

Nihar Desai

Yale Internal Medicine – Cardiology

None

None

None

None

None

Steven Farmer

Northwestern University

None

None

None

None

None

T. Bruce Ferguson

East Carolina University

None

None

None

None

None

Adrian Hernandez

Duke University

Amgen, AstraZeneca, AHRQ, Boston Scientific, Bristol Myers Squibb, GlaxoSmith Kline, Janssen, Merck, Novartis, NHLBI, Pluristem, Portola, PCORI, Sensible

None

None

Amgen, Bristol Myers Squibb, GlaxoSmith Kline, Janssen, Novartis

None

Karen Joynt

BRIGHAM AND WOMENS HOSPITAL

None

None

None

None

None

Patricia Kearney

University College Cork

None

None

None

None

None

Mikhail Kosiborod

Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute

Genetech, Gilead, Sanofi Aventis, Eisai, AstraZeneca, AMGEN

Sanofi Aventis, AstraZeneca, ZS Pharma, AMGEN, Takeda, Glaxo Smith Kline, Glytec, Boehreinger-Ingelheim

None

None

AMGEN

David Maron

Stanford University

None

None

None

None

None

Frederick Masoudi

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

None

ACC, AHA Council on Quality of Care & Outcomes Research

None

None

None

Colleen Norris

University of Alberta Hospitals

None

None

None

None

None

Pam Peterson

Denver Health Medical Center

None

American College of Cardiology

None

None

None

Debbie Summers

Saint Lukes Hospital

None

None

None

None

None

Mintu Turakhia

Veterans Affairs

VA, AHA, Gilead, St Jude Medical, SentreHeart, Medtronic, iRhythm, Jannsen, Boehringer-Ingelheim

St Jude Medical, Medtronic, Precision Health Economics

None

Medtronic, St Jude, Biotronik

thryva, Zipline, Cyberheart, Metrica Health

This table represents the relationships of this educational activity’s faculty members that may be perceived as actual or reasonable perceived conflicts of interest as reported on the Disclosure Questionnaire which all AHA volunteers are required to complete and submit. The focus is on relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in the 12-month period preceding the time that the individual is being asked to assume a role controlling content.

 

Medium

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Commercial Support

This activity did not receive independent medical educational grants.
Type:  Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
$25.00
Activity Price
1 Registered User
Credits
1.25 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

0 Credits> American Heart Association> AHA

1.25 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> Attendance Credit