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Rheumatology Case of the Month

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
11:00am – 12:00pm

Storrs Campus
ASB 3rd floor Rm D3240

Rheumatology Case of the Month

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

TOPIC Neck Pain in a Young Woman

Speaker: Dr. Joy-Ann Tabanor Date: November 1, 2017 Time: 11:00 -12:00 pm Location: ASB Conf Room

Target Audience: Rheumatologists Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Discuss the common clinical features of Takayasu arteritis 2. List the components of the Indian Takayasu arteritis activity score 3. Discuss the treatment options for Takayasu arteritis 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. The activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Tabanor has 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 will be discussing the off-labeled use of Methotrexate, Azathioprine, Cyclophosphamide, Aspirin, Infliximab, Etanercept, Rituximab and Tocilizumab. 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. Please contact Dr. Lakshminarayanan for more information 860 679 3605


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