An Educational Opportunity for Clinicians Specializing in the Treatment of

Overview of Schizophrenia Formative Assessment CME/CE Activity

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This initiative is designed to help clinicians and other healthcare professionals review best practice standards in, and basic concepts when, managing patients with schizophrenia.

Put your knowledge to the test and see how you stack up relative to your fellow clinicians.

Complete this assessment to obtain your personalized learning profile and earn CME credit

Challenge yourself with this self-paced activity that is chaired by thought leaders

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity participants will be able to:

  • Utilize evidence-based tools and practices to improve early recognition of schizophrenia
  • Identify patient- and treatment-related factors that may negatively influence adherence to therapy
  • Compare and contrast the risks and benefits of antipsychotic formulations
  • Utilize existing treatment algorithms and guidelines as a framework to guide medication therapy
  • Develop discharge plans that will improve adherence and treatment outcomes for patients with schizophrenia


Leslie L. Citrome, MD, MPH

Consulting Agreements/Advisory Board: Alexza Pharmaceuticals; Alkermes; Bristol-Myers Squibb Company; Eli Lilly and Company; EnVivo Pharmaceuticals; Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Genentech, Inc.; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Lundbeck; Merck & Co., Inc.; Mylan Inc.; Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; Noven Pharmaceuticals; Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.; Pfizer Inc.; Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc.; Reviva Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Speakers’ Bureau: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP; Bristol-Myers Squibb Company; Eli Lilly and Company; Merck & Co., Inc.; Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.; Pfizer Inc.; Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited

Financial Interests/Stock Ownership: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company; Eli Lilly and Company; Johnson & Johnson; Merck & Co., Inc.; Pfizer Inc.

All Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning and Indiana University School of Medicine staff members and others involved with the planning, development, and review of the content for this activity have no relevant affiliations or financial relationships to disclose.


This activity is funded by educational grants from Lilly USA, LLC and Teva Pharmaceuticals.

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