This is a component-hosted event.
District No.: 4
Component Name: AHDI-NEMA
Event Name: Webinar “Systemic Sclerosis: A Challenging Multisystem Autoimmune Disease”
Date(s) of Event: Thursday September 15, 2016
Time of Event: 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. EST
Presenter: Virginia Steen, MD, rheumatologist from Georgetown University
Contact Name: Lee Ann Wilmot
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Preapproved CECs: 1 CE in Clinical Medicine
Details: Systemic Sclerosis is a multisystem autoimmune disease which is extremely varied in its presentation, course and prognosis. This lecture with describe the disease, the different manifestations and treatments that are available, and the exciting new clinical trials that are in progress. Dr. Steen is a rheumatologist with 30 years of experience in clinical research and care of patients with systemic sclerosis, Dr. Steen is internationally known and has received awards for her work, including the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Scleroderma Foundation and the Excellence in Investigative Mentoring Award from the American College of Rheumatology.