A Self Paced Learning Activity - Treatment Innovations in Schizophrenia: A Focus on TAAR1
Craig Chepke, MD, FAPA
Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Atrium Health
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine
Medical Director, Excel Psychiatric Associates
Huntersville, North Carolina
Jonathan M. Meyer, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Provided by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME), an HMP Global Company.
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This activity is designed for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Discuss the limitations associated with the current schizophrenia treatment landscape
- Evaluate the mechanism of action and safety and efficacy data associated with TAAR1 agonism in the management of schizophrenia
- Assess the potential role for TAAR1 agonists in schizophrenia management, including how to identify and educate patients who might benefit from novel therapies
To be eligible for credit, participants must complete the online activity and the evaluation. Upon completing the activity, there will be instructions on how to complete the evaluation and print a certificate or other documentation of credit.
Release Date: June 17, 2022
Expiration Date: June 17, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 30 minutes
There is no fee associated with this activity.
NACCME would like to thank the following company who has supported "Treatment Innovations in Schizophrenia: A Focus on TAAR1" through educational grant support: Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
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Dr. Chepke: Advisory Board—AbbVie, Acadia, Alkermes, Eisai, Intracellular, Ironshore, Janssen, Jazz, Lundbeck, Karuna, Neurocrine, Noven, Otsuka, Takeda, Teva; Consultant—AbbVie, Acadia, Alkermes, Corium, Eisai, Intracellular, Janssen, Jazz, Lundbeck, Neurocrine, Noven, Otsuka; Grant/Research Support—Acadia, Axsome, Harmony, Neurocrine, Teva; Speakers Bureau—AbbVie, Acadia, Alkermes, Eisai, Genomind, Intracellular, Ironshore, Janssen, Jazz, Lundbeck, Merck, Neurocrine, Noven, Otsuka, Sunovion, Takeda, Teva.
Dr. Meyer: Advisory Board—Acadia Pharmaceuticals, Alkermes, Inc., IntraCellular Therapies, Inc., Neurocrine Biosciences, Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Otsuka Pharmaceutical, Sunovion; Speakers Bureau—Acadia Pharmaceuticals, Alkermes, Inc., Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc., Neurocrine Biosciences, Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Otsuka Pharmaceutical, Sunovion.
William C. Torrey, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Geisel School of Medicine
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Douglas Noordsy, MD
Clinical Professor Director of Lifestyle Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine
Palo Alto, California
Dr. Torrey and Dr. Noordsy have disclosed no relevant financial relationship with any ineligible company (commercial interest).
Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC (nurse planner)
Associate Clinical Professor
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Mr. Penn: Grant/Research Support—Usona Institute; Salary—Usona Institute.
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