Thomas Jefferson University endorses the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education and the policies that supplement the Standards.

All planners, faculty, and others in control of educational content are required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with ACCME defined ineligible companies within the past 24 months. Any conflicts of interests have been mitigated prior to this educational activity.

Exception: According to the Standards, it is not required to identify, mitigate, or disclose relevant financial relationships for any of the following activities:

  • Accredited education that is non-clinical, such as leadership or communication skills training.
  • Accredited education where the learner group is in control of content, such as a spontaneous case conversation among peers.
  • Accredited self-directed education where the learner controls their educational goals and reports on changes that resulted, such as learning from teaching, remediation, or a personal development plan.

Such disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity. ​Jefferson conflict of interest mitigation process may result in changes to the program agenda.

Off Label Use

All faculty/presenters/authors at Thomas Jefferson University sponsored events are required to disclose whether or not their content contains information of commercial products/devices that are unlabeled for use or investigational uses of products not yet approved.  Product(s) is/are not included in the labeling approved by the U.S. FDA for the treatment of disease(s).

This educational activity contains no off label use discussion.

    Planning Committee

    None of the planners have any conflict of interest to disclose.
    Aditi U. Joshi, MD, MSc-Activity Director
    Judd Hollander, MD
    Ingrid Hilghman, DNP, MSN, RN, CPST, CCE

    Activity Faculty

    None of the faculty for this activity have any conflict of interest to disclose.
    Aditi U. Joshi, MD, MSc
    Judd Hollander, MD
    Alexander Kleinmann, MD
    Kristin Rising, MD, MS
    Lara Phillips, MD