This course includes:
- Video presentation by a leading expert
- Pre and Post exams to measure your understanding
- Downloadable slides
- CME and MOC claiming online
Robert A. Wermers, MD, FACE
Robert Wermers, M.D. is a Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Chair of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Wermers obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska in Lincoln, Nebraska and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. He completed his training in internal medicine and fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Wermers clinical interests include metabolic bone disease and transplant endocrinology. His research has focused on metabolic bone disorders including primary hyperparathyroidism, hypercalcemia, Paget’s disease of bone, osteoporosis, and rare metabolic bone diseases.
Upon completion of this activity, learners will be able to:
- Recognize clinically relevant literature in osteoporosis and osteopenia within the past year
- Review clinically important advances in calcium metabolism within the past year
- Identify clinical advances in rare bone disease within the past year
MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION
Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to .75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points.
Your participation information will be shared with the ACCME, which will in turn report your points to ABIM. Successful completion of a course examination is required to earn ABIM MOC points.
ACCREDITATION AND DESIGNATION STATEMENTS
The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) designates this live activity for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.