Amino Acid Disorders 2

August 18, 2023

The Amino Acid Disorders 2 session will be discussing PKU, Tyrosinemia, Homocystinuria (including cobalamin G&E metab).

Commercial Supporter 

This educational activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this educational series, participants should be able to: 

  • Understand the metabolic fate of different amino acids in humans
  • Recognize the variety of therapeutic approaches available for phenylketonuria and other amino acidopathies
  • Identify at least multiple causes of hyperhomocysteinemia
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/18/2023 - 12:00pm MDT
Event ends: 
08/18/2023 - 1:30pm MDT
Children's Hospital Colorado - Virtual
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

Guest Faculty

Shawn McCandless, MD
University of Colorado


Shawn McCandless, MD, speaker for this activity, is a consultant for Levo Therapeutics, a speaker for Horizon Therapeutics and a researcher for Aardvark Therapeutics, Ultragenyx and Harmony Therapeutics. 

Planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.

All of the relevant financial relationships listed have been mitigated. 


Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


A general certificate of attendance will be available after the completion of the online evaluation. Claim only credit commensurate of your conference attendance.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Attendance


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