What is the best way to manage age-related macular degeneration and choroidal neovascularization? Check out these real-world cases and see how your decisions compare with those of Dr. Charles Wykoff, a leading retina expert.
- Host: Charles Wykoff, MD, PhD
Put yourself to the test and participate in real-life patient cases to see if your management decisions are in line with a leading retina expert!
Available credits: 0.25
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Charles C. Wykoff, MD, PhD
Retina Consultants of Houston
Houston Methodist Hospital & Blanton Eye Institute
Consulting Fees: Adverum, Aerpio, Alimera, Allegro, Allergan, Apellis, Bayer, Clearside Biomedical, DORC, EyePoint, Fosun, Genentech, Kodiak, Novartis, ONL Therapeutics, Ophthotech, PolyPhotonix, RecensMedical, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, REGENXBIO, Roche, Santen, Takeda
Commercial Interest Speakers Bureau: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Research Grant Support: Adverum, Aerpio, Allergan, Apellis, Chengdu Kanghong, Clearside Biomedical, Genentech, Iveric Bio (formerly Ophthotech), Kodiak, Neurotech, Novartis, Opthea, RecensMedical, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, REGENXBIO, Roche, Samsung, Santen
- Rob Braun has nothing to disclose.
- Emily Chew, MD, has nothing to disclose.
- Ann Early has nothing to disclose.
- Amanda Hilferty has nothing to disclose.
- William Mencia, MD, FACEHP, CHCP, has nothing to disclose.
- Robert Schneider, MSW, has nothing to disclose.
- Stephanie Wenick has nothing to disclose.
After participating in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:
- Integrate clinical trial data surrounding the use of anit-VEGF inhibitors for the management of nAMD into clinical practice
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of retina specialists.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Global Learning Collaborative (GLC) and the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health, of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. GLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Global Learning Collaborative designates this enduring material for a maximum of .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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This activity is provided in partnership with the National Eye Institute, of the National Institutes of Health, of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The National Eye Health Education Program of the NEI is acknowledged for its important contributions to this initiative.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.
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