SAVE THE DATE!
March 21 – 23, 2014 • Atlanta, Georgia • The Westin Buckhead Atlanta
Join us for a live, interactive rheumatology refresher course based on the ACR CARE 2012 self-assessment module.
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Overall Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:
- identify gaps in rheumatology medical knowledge through an interactive forum
- review the diagnosis, management and treatment of rheumatic diseases in preparation for the ABIM Maintenance of Certification Exam in Rheumatology
- state the major developments in rheumatology over the past 10 years
This course is designed for physicians preparing for the ABIM Maintenance of Certification exam in rheumatology, physicians participating in ABIM Maintenance of Certification program and physicians seeking an in-depth review of the diagnosis, management and treatment of rheumatic diseases.
SCHEDULE—FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2013 Click to Expand
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10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Session I: Crystal-Induced Arthropathies and Non-Rheumatic Systemic Diseases
Brian F. Mandell, MD PhD • Cleveland Clinic
2:30 PM – 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Session II: Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies and Infectious Diseases
Atul A. Deodhar, MD • Oregon Health & Science University
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Session III: Vasculitis
Carol A. Langford, MD, MHS • Cleveland Clinic
SCHEDULE—SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 2013 Click to Expand
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7:00 AM –5:30 PM Registration
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Session IV: Rheumatoid Arthritis
James R. O'Dell, MD • University of Nebraska Medical Center
9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Session V: Lupus
Richard Furie, MD • North Shore Long Island Jewish
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Break
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Session VI: Scleroderma
Maureen Mayes, MD, MPH • University of Texas Houston Med Center
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Session VII: Nonarticular and Regional Musculoskeletal Disorders and Osteoarthritis
Seetha Monrad, MD • University of Michigan
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Session VIII: Other Rheumatic and Connective Tissue Diseases
Nancy J. Olsen, MD • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
SCHEDULE—SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2013 Click to Expand
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7:00 AM – 1:00 PM Registration
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Session IX: Metabolic Bone Disease
Robin K. Dore, MD • UCLA Medical Center
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Session X: Pediatrics
C. Egla Rabinovich, MD • Duke University Medical Center
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM – 12:15 PM
Session XI: Radiology
Donald J. Flemming, MD • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
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SyllabusBack to Top
To ensure attendees have the most updated copy of each speaker's presentation, syllabi is available online for the 2013 course to registered attendees.
Access the syllabus from the 2013 Rheumatology Maintenance of Certification Course.
RecordingsBack to Top
If you are interested in revisiting, or viewing for the first time, the content that was covered at past Rheumatology Maintenance of Certification courses, you can order recordings of the live sessions through SessionSelect.
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Note: CME credits are not available for viewing the recorded course.
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The ACR thanks the following organizations for their generous support of the 2013 Rheumatology Maintenance of Certification Course: