2018 Teaching Fellows in Lupus - St. Lous Physician Assitant Dept.



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St. Louis, MO

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Program Information

Teaching Fellow in Lupus: Demystifying Systemic Lupus Erythematosus - Signs and symptoms for early recognition


At this no-cost live activity rheumatology fellows instruct their peers on lupus, including its signs, symptoms, and health disparate nature.


Date and Location

  • TBD

Learning Objectives

As a result of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of lupus.
  • Know when to effectively refer a suspected lupus case to a rheumatologist.
  • Know how to initiate a work-up for lupus.
  • Have increased knowledge about lupus epidemiology, health disparities, and disease characteristics.

CME Information

ACR Disclosure Statement
The American College of Rheumatology is an independent, professional organization that does not endorse specific procedures or products of any pharmaceutical/biotech concern.

Accreditation Statement
The American College of Rheumatology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The ACR designates this live activity 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 activities.

Faculty participating in an ACR-sponsored activity must disclose to the planning committee and audience any financial or other relationship(s) including, but not limited to:

  1. Stock, stock options or bond holdings in a for-profit corporation or self-directed pension plan
  2. Research grants
  3. Employment (full or part-time)
  4. Ownership or partnership
  5. Consulting fees or other remuneration (payment)
  6. Non-remunerative positions of influence such as officer, board member, trustee or public spokesperson
  7. Receipt of royalties
  8. Speakers' bureau
  9. Other


  • Mara Horowitz, MD -  Fellow-In-Training; St. Louis University; No relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose
  • Katherine Temparno, MD - Fellow-In-Training; St. Louis University; No relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose


  • Sam Lim, MD, MPH (Review Committee) - Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Emory University. No relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose

Disclosure information is considered accurate at the time of development. As needed, presenters will provide updated disclosure information to learners prior to content presentation.

Registration Fees

There are no fees to register for this course.

Acknowledgement of Support

This project is, in part, supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under Cooperative Agreement Number NU58 DP006138. Its contents are solely the responsibility of its developers/authors. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health and Human Services.