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ResearchPerspectives: Biosimilars—Advances in Research and Development

ResearchPerspectives: Biosimilars—Advances in Research and Development

Format

Webcast

Time to Complete

1.50 hours

Released

June 15, 2017

Expires

June 14, 2018
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Maximum Credits

1.50 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Accredited Provider

Provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower

Commercial Supporter

This activity was supported by an independent medical education grant from Sandoz, Inc., a Novartis Division.

Program Description

Steven R. Feldman, MD, PhD, summarizes the latest information on the advances in biosimilar research and development, while providing clinical implications of recent clinical data and ongoing trials involving biosimilars in relation to the data for their reference biological product. The goal of this program is to raise awareness about biosimilars, and discuss recent data, which may provide more trust in the use of biosimilars and ultimately prove beneficial to patients.

Intended Audience

This activity was developed for rheumatologists, dermatologists, gastroenterologists, and other health care professionals who have an interest in biosimilars.

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Summarize the latest advances in biosimilar research and development
  • Interpret the clinical implications of recent clinical data and ongoing trials involving biosimilars in relation to the data for their reference biological product
  • Incorporate recent evidence-based research into clinical practice

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all programming. All faculty and planners participating in sponsored programs are expected to identify and reference off-label product use and disclose any relationship with those supporting the activity or any others with products or services available within the scope of the topic being discussed in the educational presentation.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences assesses conflict of interest with its instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of CE/CME activities. All relevant conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by the Annenberg Center for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity, and patient care recommendations. The Annenberg Center is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CE/CME activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in health care and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

Faculty

Steven R. Feldman, MD, PhD
Professor of Dermatology, Pathology and Public Health Sciences
Department of Dermatology
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Dr. Feldman discloses the following:
Grant Support: AbbVie, Celgene, Galderma, Janssen, Novartis
Consultant: AbbVie, Advance Medical, Caremark, Celgene, Galderma, Gerson Lehrman Group, Guidepoint Global, Janssen, Kikaku, Leo Pharma, Lilly, Merck, Mylan, Novartis, Pfizer, Qurient, Sanofi, Sienna, Sun Pharma, Suncare Research, Valeant, Xenoport
Speakers Bureau: AbbVie, Celgene, Janssen, Leo Pharma, Lilly, Novartis, Taro
Significant Shareholder: Causa Technologies, Medical Quality Enhancement Corporation
Founder/Technology Officer: Causa Technologies
Royalties: Informa, UpToDate, Xlibris

Planners and Managers Disclosures

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences
John Bayliss, VP
, Business Development, spouse is an employee of Amgen, Inc; all other staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.

Additional content planners
The following have no significant relationship to disclose:
Coy Alden Flowers, MD (peer reviewer)
Victoria Anderson, BA (medical writer)

Credit

1.50

Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Accreditation Statement

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

The faculty for this activity have disclosed that there will be discussion about the use of products for non-FDA approved indications.

Disclaimer

The ideas and opinions presented in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Annenberg Center and/or its agents. As in all educational activities, we encourage practitioners to use their own judgment in treating and addressing the needs of each individual patient, taking into account that patient’s unique clinical situation. The Annenberg Center disclaims all liability and cannot be held responsible for any problems that may arise from participating in this activity or following treatment recommendations presented.

Instructions

This activity is an online enduring material and will provide the following:

  • Videos on new data and expert analysis. Each video is 7-9 minutes. You may proceed at your own pace and in any order.
  • Compare your knowledge to your peers.
  • Download a print-friendly version of the entire activity.
  • Incorporate slides into your library.
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