IBD Screening, Diagnosis and Management


Jamie Brogan, NP
Northwestern Medicine
Chicago, IL

Sharon Dudley-Brown, NP
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Beginning Date: 10/31/2019
Ending Date: 10/31/2020


Webcast must be viewed in its entirety to claim credit.

*This program has expired.
CME credit is no longer available.

Accredited by:

Supported by:

This activity is supported by educational grants from Celgene Corporation, Janssen Biotech, Inc. and Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A, Inc.

Target Audience

The on-demand presentation will target nurses, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Educational Objectives

  • Personalize treatment plans for patients based on risk of aggressive disease
  • Incorporate newer therapies effectively into clinical practice
  • Describe strategies for managing loss of response to biologic therapies in patients with IBD
  • Incorporate therapeutic drug monitoring-based strategies into clinical practice
  • Incorporate practical tools to reduce the prior authorization burden and facilitate timely approval of biologics in IBD
  • Proactively identify patients with iron deficiency anemia
  • Differentiate among various oral and IV iron formulations
  • Incorporate current clinical pathways for managing iron deficiency anemia in IBD effectively into clinical practice
  • Summarize clinical practice guidelines for health maintenance strategies in IBD patients
  • Incorporate recommended immunization guidelines for IBD patients into clinical practice

ANCC Accreditation:

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

A maximum of 1.0 contact hour may be earned for successful completion of this activity.

AANP Accreditation:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) through the joint providership of Annenberg Center for Health Sciences and GI Health Foundation. Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040207.

This program is accredited for 1.0 contact hour. Program ID #5763.

AAPA Accreditation:


This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid for one year from 10/31/2019. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

All individuals in control of the content of continuing education activities provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower (ACHS) are required to disclose to the audience any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of the presentation or enduring material. Full disclosure of all commercial relationships must be made in writing to the audience prior to the activity. Charles Willis, Director of Continuing Education, consults for Pfizer, Inc. All other staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower and the Gi Health Foundation have no relationships to disclose.

Learner Assurance Statement

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is committed to resolving all conflicts of interest issues that could arise as a result of individuals who control activity content and who have significant relationships with drug or device manufacturer(s). The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is committed to retaining only those individuals with financial interests that can be reconciled with the goals and educational integrity of the CME activity.

Faculty Disclosure

Sharon Dudley-Brown: Consultant- AbbVie (Clinical Area: IBD)

Jamie Brogan:
Advisory Board- Takenda (Clinical Area: Biologics- IBD)