The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 35.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Harvard Medical School has long held the standard that its continuing medical education courses be free of commercial bias.
In accord with the disclosure policy of the Medical School as well as standards set forth by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, course planners, speakers, and content reviewers have been asked to disclose any relevant relationship they, or their spouse or partner, have to companies producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. In addition, faculty have been asked to list any off-label uses of pharmaceuticals and/or devices for investigational or non-FDA approved purposes that they plan to discuss.
Such disclosure is not intended to suggest or condone bias in any presentation, but is elicited to provide the course director and participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of a given presentation.
The following planners, speakers, and content reviewers, on behalf of themselves and their spouse or partner, have reported financial relationships with an entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services (relevant to the content of the activity) consumed by, or used on, patients:
|Florian Eichler, MD.||Bluebird Bio||Trial Support|
|T. Chitnis, MD||Bayer||Consultant|
|Novartis||Consultant, Advisory Board|
|Sanofi||Consultant, Advisory Board|
|Catherine Chu, MD||SleepMed||Consultant|
|William P. Meehan, III, MD||ABC-Clio Publishing||Royalties|
|Football Players Health Study||Research Funding|
|National Hockey League Alumni Assoc.||Research Funding|
|Jeremy D. Schmahmann, MD||Cadent||Consultant|
|National Ataxia Foundation||Grant Support|
|Kathryn J. Swoboda, MD||Biogen||Consultant|
|Elizabeth Thiele, MD||GW Pharma||Consultant, Research Support|
All other individuals including course directors, planners, reviewers, faculty, staff, etc., who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity have, on behalf of themselves and their spouse or partner, reported no financial relationships related to the content of this activity.
Syllabus Disclosure Statement V11.30.12