Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) Webinar: Diagnosis and Assessment of Disease Activity in Pediatric Systemic Lupus

December 5, 2018

CARRA RCAC Educational Webinar Series Presents:  

"Diagnosis and Assessment of Disease Activity in Pediatric Systemic Lupus and the measures used in the Registry".  Q & A to follow.

Target Audience

Research Coordinators, Fellows, Attending Physicians and Engagement Specialists

Learning Objectives

Below are some proposed objectives for your upcoming pediatric lupus webinar. 

  1. Briefly review the pathophysiology of pediatric systemic lupus
  2. Discuss common and less common lupus manifestations
  3. Review SLICC/ACR/EULAR  lupus diagnostic criteria
  4. Define medical terminology and show photographic examples of features referenced  in lupus diagnostic criteria
  5. Discuss sensitivity and specificity of  laboratory and imaging tests used in the diagnosis of  lupus
  6. Review the SLEDAI  and SLICC Damage measures tools commonly used to follow disease activity and disease damage.
  7. Discuss standard of care treatments used for the management of pediatric systemic lupus
  8. Discuss how these objectives are captured in the CARRA Registry.
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Marsha Malloy
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 266-6792
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
11/01/2018
Course expires: 
01/15/2019
Event starts: 
12/05/2018 - 11:07am
Event ends: 
12/05/2018 - 12:03pm
Cost:
$0.00

Register through December 4, 2018 at:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RCACDecWebinar

Slides and webinar recording will be available afterwards on the CARRA Coordinator Wiki

Speaker:  Tracey Wright, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics - Rheumatology

UT Southwestern Medical Center

All Persons in control of content have no relevant financial information to disclose.

ACCME Accreditaiton Statement:  

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Medical College of Wisconsin and CARRA. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Webinar for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care:

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1 hours of participation for Continuing Education for allied halth professionals.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/01/2018
Course expires: 
01/15/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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