Hansen's Disease | Leprosy Is Not Eliminated and It Is Not Simple

Faculty: David Scollard, MD, PhD | Director, National Hansen's Disease Program (NHDP) | US Department of Health and Human Services

Format: Video

Time to Complete: 60 Minutes

Maximum Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Release Date: August 19th, 2016 at 10:59 AM

Expires on June 15th, 2018 at 12:00 AM

Categories: Primary Care, Infectious Disease

About

Format | Video

Time to Complete | 60 Minutes
1) Watch the presentation
2) Complete the quiz
3) Complete the evaluation

Maximum Credits | 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™  

Faculty: David Scollard, MD, PhD | Director, National Hansen's Disease Program (NHDP) | US Department of Health and Human Services

Audience | Internists, general and family practitioners, primary care professionals and others involved in providing quality health care.

Learning Objectives | After participating in this activity, learners will be able to: 
• Describe the major clinical features suggesting Hansen’s Disease 
• Describe how to confirm the diagnosis and, if necessary, refer patients for confirmation
• Describe basic management of Hansen’s Disease

Planned and Implemented by St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ

Course Director | Priya Radhakrishnan, MD

Planning Committee | Dr. Anna Boron, Dr. Gabriel Colceriu, Dr. Sonal Haerter, Dr. Richard Manch, Dr. Tatyana Shekhel, Dr. Betre Workie

Disclosure Summary  | All those in control of content disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with any commercial interest.

Accreditation  | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

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