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Biologics in the Treatment of Severe Asthma


Total Credits: 1 including 1 AOA Category 2-A Credit

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State Associations:
VOMA - Virginia
Faculty:
Eric Karlin, MD
Duration:
53 Minutes
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Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize that a large percentage of asthmatics have severe asthma and many of these patients remain uncontrolled
  • Understand that frequent steroid bursts and daily steroid bursts can create many health issues
  • Recall biologic agents for severe asthma are approved to decrease exacerbations, decrease daily prednisone use, and improve quality of life.

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Eric Karlin, MD - Dr. Karlin is a graduate of University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami, FL.  He completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Washington University, in St Louis, MO and an Allergy and Immunology Fellowship at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. He is a board-certified allergist/immunologist and is currently in practice with Allergy Partners of Hampton Roads.  He specializes in the care of asthma, allergies, eczema and food allergy in both pediatric and adult patients.  He has offices in Williamsburg and Newport News.  He and his wife, Dr. Mariel Focseneanu, live in the Hampton Roads area with their two children.

Disclosures:  Consultant—Astra Zeneca
 


Accreditation Information

The Virginia Osteopathic Medical Association (VOMA) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. VOMA designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 2A CME credits and will report CME credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation.

​Grievances regarding program administration and reporting of AOA CME credits will be handled on an individual basis Initially, all grievances should be directed to VOMA Executive Director. Participants with grievances that cannot be resolved will be sent to the AOA Council on CME , 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.

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