After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Recognize the progressive nature of pulmonary decline amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

2. Discuss the relationship between sleep and pulmonary function in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
3. Describe therapeutic interventions to manage respiratory failure in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis


Montserrat Diaz-Abad, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

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None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.


Session date: 
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St.
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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