CME is no longer available for this activity.
Release Date: 4/16/2020
Expiration Date: 4/16/2023
The following individuals disclosed financial relationships with ACCME-defined commercial interests prior to this activity.
The remaining planners and faculty had no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.
|Name of Individual||Individual’s Role(s) in Activity||Name of Commercial Interest(s)||Nature of Relationship(s)||For What Role|
|Robert Lim||Course Chair/Moderator||UptoDate||Honorarium||Consulting|
|Dan Herron||Faculty||Lexington Medical||Ownership Interest||Consulting|
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