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Schizophrenia is a Whole-Body Disease: Examining the Impact of Comorbidities on Morbidity and Mortality

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Overview / Abstract:

Schizophrenia is a clinically complex, multi-system disorder that is associated with an increased incidence of medical comorbidities, complicating management. Overlooked or undermanaged medical comorbidities increase morbidity and all-cause mortality risks. Comprehensive management of medical comorbidities is essential to improve whole patient care and optimize clinical outcomes.

In the first installment of this CME Outfitters Snack series on schizophrenia, faculty experts will provide clinicians with tools to identify and mitigate the impact of medical comorbidities on morbidity and mortality risks.

At the end of this CME/CE activity, participants should be able to:
- Employ best practices for the management of patients with schizophrenia at high risk for adverse events.


Sep 22, 2022


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE, Pharmacy CPE, Physician CME, Physician Assistant CME


Online, Webinar / Webcast / Video

Credits / Hours

.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, .5 CEUs, .5 contact hours



Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Christoph U. Correll, MD (Moderator)
Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Hempstead, NY
Professor and Chair of the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Charit University Medicine
Berlin, Germany
Investigator, Center for Psychiatric Neuroscience
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Manhasset, NY
Medical Director, Recognition and Prevention (RAP) Program
The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Department of Psychiatry
Glen Oaks, NY

Diana O. Perkins, MD, MPH
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Director, (OASIS) Outreach and Support Intervention Services
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC
Director, Early Psychosis Interventions in North Carolina (EPI-NC)

Sponsors / Supporters / Grant Providers

Supported by an educational grant from Alkermes.

Keywords / Search Terms

CME Outfitters schizophrenia, psychiatry, neurology, psych, neuroscience, meded, free ce, free cme, online cme, schizoaffective, mental illness, mental health Free CE CME

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