Release Date: 8/30/21
Expiration Date: 8/30/22

Target Audience:

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of scientists, physicians, and other healthcare professionals with a direct research and/or treatment interest in this field.

Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to:

  • Discuss evolving concepts regarding the role of the gut microbiome in gastrointestinal and liver health
  • Describe current research advances in understanding the composition and function of the gut microbiome
  • Discuss how modification of the gut microbiome can be used as a therapeutic strategy in gastoinestinal and liver health.

Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the New Mexico Medical Society (NMMS) through the joint providership of Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services (RMCHCS) and the GI Health Foundation. RMCHCS is accredited by the NMMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:

RMCHCS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This enduring material is accredited from 8-30-21 to 8-30-22

Disclosure Statement:

All faculty, staff, and reviewers involved in the planning, review, or presentation of continuing education activities sponsored/provided by Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services (RMCHCS) are required to disclose to the audience any relevant commercial financial affiliations related to the content of the presentation or enduring material. Full disclosure of all commercial relationships must be made in writing to the audience prior to the activity. All additional planning committee members, staff, and reviewers of the Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services (RMCHCS) and the Gi Health Foundation (GiHF) have no relationships to disclose.

Accredited by:

Jointly provided by Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services (RMCHCS) and the Gi Health Foundation (GiHF).

Provided by:

Supported by an educational grant from Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Gemelli Biotech, and Salix Pharmaceuticals.