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Rheumatology Case of the Month

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
11:00am – 12:00pm

UConn Health
ASB 3rd floor D3240


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

Topic Lupus Myocarditis –Diagnosis and Treatment

Speaker Joy-Ann Tabanor -Gayle, MBBS Date: February 20, 2019 Time 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Location: ASB Conf Room D3240

Target Audience : Rheumatologist

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Describe the clinical features of lupus myocarditis. 2. List the investigations that can assist in diagnosis of lupus myocarditis. 3. List three immunesuppressants from the literature that have been utilized in the management of lupus myocarditis.

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. Tabanor- Gayle 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. Tabanor- Gayle will be discussing an off-labeled use of mycophenolate mofetil, cyclophosphamide, immune globulin, azathioprine, rituximab.

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.

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