Register for the June 2nd Autoimmune Disease Forum for PhysiciansU-M / AARDA
Autoimmune Disease Forum

Saturday, June 22, 2013
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Speakers will focus on educating physicians about autoimmune disease, research, and treatments.

This program is co-sponsored by the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association.

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Please invite your patients to attend a free educational program, “What Everyone Needs to Know about Autoimmune Disease,” on Sunday, June 23, 2013, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Download the patient flyer

Where

U-M Kellogg Eye Center
1000 Wall Street, Ann Arbor, MI
Map and Directions

Saturday, June 22
Program for Physicans

Program for the Autoimmune Disease Forum
Time Activity
8:30 a.m. Arrival and Networking Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Introduction
      Terry J. Smith, M.D.
9:05 a.m. Infection and Autoimmunity
    Noel R. Rose, M.D., Ph.D.
    Professor, Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
    Director, Center for Autoimmune Disease Research
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
9:45 a.m. Exciting New Developments in Pathogenesis of Autoimmunity
      Steven K. Lundy, Ph.D.
      Research Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
      University of Michigan Medical School
10:25 a.m. Recent Developments in Rheumatoid Arthritis
      David A. Fox, M.D.
      Professor, Internal Medicine
      University of Michigan Medical School
11:05 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Continuing Saga of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
      William J. McCune, M.D.
      Michael H. and Marcia S. Klein Professor, Rheumatic Diseases
      Professor, Internal Medicine
      University of Michigan Medical School
11:55 a.m. Thyroid Autoimmunity
      Terry J. Smith, M.D.
      Frederick G.L. Huetwell Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual       Sciences
      Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
      University of Michigan Medical School
12:35 p.m. Graves’ Eye Disease
      Raymond S. Douglas, M.D., Ph.D.
      Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
      University of Michigan Medical School
1:05 p.m. Networking Lunch
2:00 p.m. Autoimmunity Affects the Eye: The Self Referential Disease
      John R. Heckenlively, M.D.
      Paul R Lichter Professor of Ophthalmic Genetics
      Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
      University of Michigan Medical School 
2:40 p.m. Autoimmunity in Dermatology: Any Skin in the Game?
      James T. Elder, M.D., Ph.D.
      Kirk D. Wuepper Professor, Molecular Genetic Dermatology
      Professor, Dermatology
      Professor, Radiation Oncology
      University of Michigan Medical School
3:20 p.m. Inflammatory Bowel Disease: 2013 Update
      Ellen M. Zimmermann, M.D.
      Professor, Internal Medicine
      University of Michigan Medical School
4:00 p.m. Break
4:10 p.m. IVIG in Neuro-Muscular Disease
      James W. Teener, M.D.
      Associate Professor, Neurology
      University of Michigan Medical School
4:50 p.m. Updates in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
      Elizabeth O. Buschur, M.D.
      House Officer, Internal Medicine
      University of Michigan Medical School
5:30 p.m. Closing Remarks  
      Terry J. Smith, M.D.

Questions?

Contact Rachael Hone at 734-763-0482 or rachone@med.umich.edu

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