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Vaping Associated Lung Injury

Date(s):
April 13, 2020
Venue:
Cranwell Resort
55 Lee Rd
Lenox, MA 01240 
Website:
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Description:

The EVALI outbreak is recent and relatively sudden, taking the respiratory community off-guard. There is an urgent need to educate the community to 1. recognize the problem; 2. report cases to CDC, and 3. clinically manage the patients to recovery and to prevent recurrent exposure.

Learning Objectives:
1. To recognize the epidemiology of the EVALI epidemic of 2019
2. To become familiar with the clinical presentation and pathology of EVALI
3. To articulate the toxicology of putative culprits
4. To review and recognize the regulatory history of E-cigs and vaping.

Accreditation Statement:
The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
 To Register: Please contact Julie Frodema, call 413-596-9231 or email: jfrodema@mms.org

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