Title of the Webinar:

Addressing the Management Challenges of Antithrombin Deficiency in Pregnancy

Date/Time: June 27, 2017 1 PM - 2 PM EDT 

Program Faculty

Andra H. James, MD, MPH and Barbara A. Konkle, MD 

Target Audience

This activity is intended for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Nurses

Overall Educational Objectives

After completing this educational activity and the post-test, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the laboratory assessment of antithrombin deficiency.
  • Discuss and describe the background on the maternal and fetal consequences of antithrombin deficiency.
  • Describe the optimal treatment and management of patients with antithrombin deficiency in pregnancy.


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Continuing Education Credits

You need to view the entire program to receive credit (approximately 1 hour total). You will then be directed to a link for the post-test. To receive credit, you will need to correctly answer four of the six questions on the test. You will then receive an email asking you to complete a program evaluation. Upon successful completion of the post-test, and completion of the evaluation, a certificate will be available for you to print. You will have three opportunities to complete the post-test.

Category 1 Credit 

  • Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • AAPA accepts AMA Category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nursing CE

  • Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.0 contact hour(s) for nurses.  Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses licensed in Iowa and California: This activity was planned and developed in accordance with the continuing education standards of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Iowa Board of Nursing and the California Board of Nursing will honor ANCC continuing education credits for face-to-face programs held outside Iowa and California, or for ANCC-approved online recorded courses taken in a self-study format.

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education and The Foundation for Women & Girls with Blood Disorders.  Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) 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.


As a sponsor accredited by the ACCME, it is the policy of Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education to require the disclosure of anyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity. All relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests and/or manufacturers must be disclosed to participants at the beginning of each activity. Each faculty and planning committee member have indicated that they have no financial affiliations that are a conflict of interest.

Resolution of Conflict of Interest

Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education has implemented a process to resolve any potential conflicts of interest for each continuing education activity in order to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance, and the content that is aligned with the interest of the public. This review is done by committee and/or peer review. 

Faculty/Planning Committee Disclosures

The following speaker and/or planning committee members have listed no financial interest/arrangement or affiliation that would be considered a conflict of interest: Barbara A. Konkle, MD; Roshni Kulkarni, MD; Jennifer Dietrich, MD, MSc, FACOG; Evelyn Lockhart, MD; Barbara Alving, MD. 

The following speakers and/or planning committee members have indicated that they have relationship(s) with industry to disclose: Andra H. James, MD, MPH; Kenneth Mann, PhD; and James Munn, RN. 

Financial Support

 This program is supported in part through an educational grant that was received in 2016 from Grifols.

Planning Committee

Andra H. James, MD, MPH, Barbara Alving, MD, MACP, Barbara A. Konkle, MD, Jennifer Dietrich, MD, MSc, FACOG, Kenneth Mann, PhD, Evelyn Lockhart, MD, Roshni Kulkarni, MD, James Munn, RN, and Sally O’Neill, PhD 

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Date of Release: June 27, 2017; Date of Review: June 27 to July 27, 2017; Expiration Date: July 27, 2017