The Role of Glutamine Synthetase in Ammonia Metabolism, Hyun-Wook Lee, PhD (W-0002)
You can watch the video lecture using the link below. After watching the video, return to this page to take the quiz and survey for credit.
Hyun-Wook Lee, PhD
UF Division of Nephrology, Hypertension & Renal Transplantation
Medicine faculty, fellows, residents, researchers
This CME activity consists of an educational component (slides, audio lecture) in an electronic format, followed by an online post-test. Estimated time to complete this activity, including review of materials, is 1.5 hours.
Requirements for Successful Completion
- This CME activity consists of an educational component (audio lecture in an electronic format, which is followed by an online post-test).
- Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.
- In order to receive credit, participants must view the presentation in its entirety.
- The University of Florida College of Medicine will report CME credit to CE Broker when applicable.
- There is no fee to participate in this CME activity or to receive CME credit.
As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify renal ammonia metabolism under basal conditions and in response to a variety of physiological disturbances.
- Analyze the role of proximal tubule glutamine synthetase in renal ammonia metabolism under basal conditions and during metabolic acidosis.
- Assess the fundamental mechanisms of renal ammonia excretion and metabolism both under basal conditions and in response to metabolic acidosis.
Hyun-Wook Lee has disclosed that he has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Medical Education Credit
Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Release Date: December 28, 2015
Expiration Date: December 28, 2016
Please fill out the CME Evaluation Survey upon completion of this course.
You will receive a confirmation email with additional information approving your course credit.