2018 Accreditation Information

Activity Overview

IAS will occur from April 27–29, 2018 at the Westin Waterfront Boston. A question-and-answer session with the faculty will follow each presentation.

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must complete the online evaluation form at All individuals who participate in the conference and submit the completed evaluation form online may immediately print their documentation of credit.

For questions regarding this educational activity, please call (609) 371-1137.

See the registration rates section of the website for fee information.

Please note the cutoff date for cancellation is March 9, 2018. All cancellations must be received in writing and postmarked by that date. Full registration (less a $100 processing fee or full registration amount, whichever is less) will be refunded only to cancellations received in writing by the above date. No refunds will be issued after March 9, 2018; no exceptions. Registrations are transferrable at any time.

Learning Objectives

After attending IAS, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the relationship between the pathophysiology of immune-mediated inflammatory diseases and the mechanism-of-action of new and existing treatments
  • Outline the roles of current and emerging immunosuppressive, anti-inflammatory, and disease-modifying treatments for immune-mediated inflammatory diseases in treatment paradigms
  • Develop collaborative care guidance that improves the management of patients with multiple manifestations of immune-mediated inflammatory diseases

Intended Learners

This activity is designed for dermatologists, rheumatologists, gastroenterologists, immunologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of patients with immune-mediated inflammatory diseases.


In support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


NACCME designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


This continuing nursing education activi­ty awards 15.75 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 15.75 contact hours.

CPE for Pharmacists

Each of these activities is approved for 1 contact hour (0.1 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education: UAN 0276-9999-18-011-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-021-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-023-L01-P

Each of these activities is approved for 0.75 contact hour (0.075 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education:

UAN 0276-0000-18-001-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-002-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-003-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-004-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-005-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-006-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-007-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-008-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-009-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-010-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-012-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-013-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-014-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-015-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-016-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-017-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-018-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-019-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-020-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-022-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-024-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-025-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-026-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-027-L01-P, 0276-0000-18-028-L01-P.

Each of these educational activities is a knowledge-based activity.

ACPE Credit Policy

The certificate is not the official record of your participation in the ac­tivity. The official record of credit will be the information in the CPE Monitor system.

Eligibility for pharmacy credit is contingent upon the successful completion of a post-test and/or evaluation for each activity or session attended. The reporting function into CPE Monitor will only be available for 60 days after your completion of the activity. Under ACPE Policy, NACCME will not be able to report your credit to CPE Monitor after this 60-day period.

ADA Statement

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please call (609) 371-1137.


Provided by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC, an HMP Company.