Quick Links
Past Events

Credit Designation

Global Education Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Education

Global Education Group is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This educational activity for 1 contact hour is provided by Global Education Group. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurse Practitioner Continuing Education

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) through joint providership of Global Education Group and PER. Global Education Group is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 1561024. This activity is approved for 1 contact hour which includes 0.0 hour(s) of pharmacology.

Activity ID #2453L.

This activity was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.

This activity is jointly provided by Global Education Group and Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC (PER®)

This activity is supported by an educational grant from ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Boehringer Ingelheim

Privacy Policy
Terms & Conditions
Executive Board
Faculty Portal
Google +
2 Clarke Drive
Suite 100
Cranbury, NJ 08512
P: 1-609-378-3701

Copyright © 2019
Physicians’ Education Resource ®, LLC.
All rights reserved.

Evolving Paradigms in the Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Optimizing Outcomes Through a Team Approach

Evolving Paradigms in the Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Optimizing Outcomes Through a Team Approach

In order to request this CME/CE activity for your center, please contact Samantha Zelasko at or call (609)325-4668.

Evolving Paradigms in the Management of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Optimizing Outcomes Through a Team Approach

Overview: The complicated diagnosis and treatment of IPF underscore the multidisciplinary nature of this condition and speak to the collaboration between many health-care professionals who may be involved in the care of these patients. This activity will provide practical strategies that can be implemented improve the quality of care. A special emphasis will be placed on the role of the multidisciplinary team in improving diagnosis, coordination of care, communication and support of patients with IPF.
Target Audience: This activity is directed toward pulmonologists, radiologists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, other healthcare providers interested in IPF

Learning Objectives:
  • Review strategies for confirming an IPF diagnosis, including the utility of high-resolution computed tomography and surgical lung biopsy Identify idiopathic from non-idiopathic forms by applying appropriate diagnostic testing, such as high-resolution CT scanning, to characterize distribution of fibrosis and inflammation.
  • Explain how to apply current guidelines and new clinical evidence to develop an appropriate management plan for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Discuss new evidence and the status of emerging treatments for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
  • Describe strategies to engage patients and facilitate a multidisciplinary approach to the management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and associated comorbidities

Global Contact Information

For information about the approval of this program, please contact Global at 303-395-1782 or

Instructions to Receive Credit

In order to receive credit for this activity, the participant must obtain a score of 70% or better on the post-test. This activity is offered at no cost to participants. Please complete the post-test and evaluation. You will receive a digital copy of your credit certificate. Your online certificate will be saved on myCME within your Profile/CME History, which you can access at any time.

Fee Information & Refund Cancellation Policy

There is no fee for this educational activity.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Global Education Group (Global) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals and their spouse/life partner who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by Global for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
The planners and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:
Name of Planner or Manager Reported Financial Relationship
Ashley Marostica, RN, MSN Nothing to disclose
Kristen Delisi, NP Nothing to disclose
Lindsay Borvansky Nothing to disclose
Karen Kaufman Nothing to disclose
Andrea Funk Nothing to disclose
Liddy Knight Nothing to disclose
David Heckard Nothing to disclose
Jyoti Arya, RPh Nothing to disclose
Kathleen Bowen Nothing to disclose

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Global Education Group (Global) and PER® do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. 
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of any organization associated with this activity. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.


Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of patient conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

Become a Member

Forgot Password?
Calendar of Events
Filter By