Celiac Disease and Continuum of Care

April 17, 2021
Bringing together experts from around the country, this activity will offer insight into a variety of important clinical insights about celiac disease and provide highlights of the most current information by experts in the field. It will provide updates about potential new therapies and the research supporting their use, and it will educate participants about the future of this disease so they can provide better care to their patients throughout the entire care continuum.
Celiac Disease Center
This activity is brought to you by the Celiac Disease Center.
 Learn more by visiting their website here.
Celiac Disease Foundation
This activity would not be possible without the support of the
Celiac Disease Foundation. Learn more at celiac.org.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dietitians, researchers, other healthcare professionals, and patients dedicated to improving the diagnosis and treatment of celiac disease.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Discuss the evidence-based approach to diagnosing and managing celiac disease;
  • Identify complexities of celiac and other autoimmune diseases that make alternative therapies challenging;
  • Describe treatment plans for other autoimmune diseases that are closely associated with celiac disease;
  • Recognize new advances in predicting celiac disease, type 1 diabetes, and other endocrine disorders;
  • State why a gluten-free diet is a critical component of celiac disease treatment;
  • Discuss neurological symptoms of celiac disease and how they affect patients;
  • Explain the impact of celiac disease on family members;
  • Examine how celiac disease affects the social and emotional development of pediatric patients.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Systems-based Practice
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Ishani Patel
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
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Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 3.75 Participation
Event starts: 
04/17/2021 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
04/17/2021 - 1:00pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 

Celiac Disease and Continuum of Care Agenda
*Agenda subject to change.

To learn more about the University of Chicago's Celiac Disease Center, visit us here!
Contact Ishani Patel via e-mail here.

The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact our office at 773-795-0622 or via email at ipatel3@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu.


  Ritu Verma, MD
  Professor of Pediatrics Chief, Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
  Medical Director, Celiac Disease Center
  The University of Chicago



Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Health Professional Credit
Other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
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