Once a month, the Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Care holds a Special Lecture which explores lupus and related disorders. Special lupus nephritis cases are presented during our semi-annual Lupus Nephritis Clinical Pathology Conference. All of these conferences take place on Fridays from 12pm – 1pm.
Below is a short description of our past presenters and their topics. We encourage physicians and research staff to attend. If you would like to inquire about upcoming lectures, feel free to contact us at SLEAPSCenter@hss.edu.
November 21: “2014 ACR ARHP SLE/APS/SSc/Vasculitis Abstract Presentations.” Presented by HSS Adult Rheumatology Fellows. Location: 5th Floor Conference Room.
October 31: "Giant Cell Arteritis.” Presented by Robert Spiera, MD. Location: Main Hospital 5th Floor Conference Room.
September 19: “Renal Transplantation: What Rheumatologists Should Know.” Presented by Darshana Dadhania, MD. Location: Main Hospital, 8th Floor Boardroom.
July 11: “Interesting Abstracts from The European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) 2014. ” Presented by Joseph Markenson, MD. Location: Main Hospital, 8th Floor Boardroom
June 20: "Lupus Nephritis Refractory to Treatment: when induction regimen is not the key." Presented by Reena Khianey, MD, Kyriakos Kirou, MD, and Surya Seshan, MD. Location: Main Hospital, 5th Floor Conference Room.
May 16: "Update in Reproductive Medicine for Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus" Presented by Shari Gelber, MD, PhD. Location: Main Hospital 2nd Floor Conference Room B.
April 11: "Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis." Presented by Panagiota Andreopoulou, MD. Location: Main Hospital, 8th Floor Boardroom.
March 7: "Nailfold Capillaroscopy in Connective Tissue Disease." Presented by Jessica Gordon, MD. Location: Main Hospital, 8th Floor Boardroom.
February 21: "SLE Activity and Damage Indices: Part II." Presented by Kyriakos Kirou, MD. Location: Main Hospital, 2nd Floor Conference Room B.
January 17: "SLE Activity and Damage Indices: Part I." Presented by Doruk Erkan, MD. Location: Main Hospital, 2nd Floor Conference Room B.