Perspectives in Gene Therapy Management - Annual Meeting 2019

ACPE UAN #:  0233-0000-19-016-H04-P

Release Date:  March 25, 2019

Expiration Date:   March 25, 2022

Activity Type:     Knowledge-based

Contact Hours 

Activity Fee:  Member:  $15        Non-Member: $30

Target Audience: Pharmacists who practice in managed care settings.

Activity Description

The potential for gene therapy to transform the treatment of a wide variety of health conditions has important implications for many stakeholders, including their impact on pharmacy spend, potential unknown adverse events, and best practices for managing these products over the life of the patient. During this panel discussion, participants will have the opportunity to hone in on pressing issues raised throughout the conference and discuss these issues with a panel of experts with varying backgrounds, including both clinical and managed care perspectives.

Learning Objectives:  

At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1.  Describe how key issues related to the development of gene therapy may impact a variety of stakeholders.
  2.  Discuss the potential place for gene therapy among a number of novel therapeutics recently approved or in the drug development pipeline.
  3.  Discuss the unique requirements for patient follow-up and surveillance for potential adverse events.

Schedule of Educational Activity

This activity consists of an audio recording, pre-test assessment questions (not required to pass or continue), post-test questions (required to pass with a score of 70% or higher) and a specific activity evaluation. 


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CPE Requirements:   

Participants should claim continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit for this home study activity only if they have not claimed credit for the live activity presented at Specialty Connect 2019.

CPE credit will be processed through the AMCP Learn portal and reported directly to CPE Monitor.  Please allow 72 hours for processing and posting in your NABP account.

To receive credit for an online activity you must:

  • Review the full content of the activity.
  • Successfully complete the post-test (required to pass with a score of 70% or higher, it may be taken a maximum of three times).
  • Complete a specific activity evaluation.

Statement of Commercial Support

This educational activity is supported by independent educational grants from AveXis Inc., Genzyme Corporation, Pfizer and Sarepta Therapeutics.


Clifford Goodman, PhD | Senior Vice President & Director | Lewin Center for Comparative Effectiveness Research | Falls Church, Virginia.

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Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE UAN #0233-0000-19-016-H04-P 1 Contact Hour March 25, 2019 - March 25, 2022