Medical Educational Resource
SMA Newborn Screening and Early Intervention
This activity has received an educational grant from AveXis Inc.
This webinar about spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and the potential benefits of early identification and treatment will provide practical advice on the management and coordination of care for SMA cases that are identified through newborn screening programs, including a treatment algorithm.
- Education about SMA and the potential benefits of early identification and treatment for these patients
- Practical advice on the management and coordination of care for SMA cases that are identified through newborn screening programs
- Perspective on the clinical management and treatment algorithm for SMA patients identified through newborn screening programs
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC and Muscular Dystrophy Association. The PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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David Dredge, MD
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