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Rheumatology Grand Rounds

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
6:00pm – 7:00pm

UConn Health
ASB 3rd Floor D 3240 next to the MSI building

Rheumatology Grand Round Visiting Speaker

Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and the Division of Rheumatology

TOPIC Hydroxychloroquine Ocular Toxicity

Speaker: William H. Ehlers, MD Date: January 10, 2018 Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Administrative Service Building 3rd fl rheumatology conf room D3240

Target Audience: Rheumatologists Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Identify maximum recommended dose by the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2. Discuss tracking of dose, duration and adherence to ocular monitoring 3. Review the calculation of dose and cumulative dose of Hydroxychloroquine

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity, for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content. Neither the activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr.Ehlers have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Ehlers will not be discussing the off-labeled use of any product.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email.

If you do not receive an evaluation assignment from within 10 business days of this activity, please contact the Department that hosted this activity (indicated above) to ensure that your account is set up and your participation in this activity was forwarded to the CME office. Contact Dr. Lakshminarayanan for more information 860 679 3605


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