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.
September 18: "ANCA - Associated Vasculitis: Approach to Therapy.” Robert Spiera, MD
July 17: "Interesting Abstracts from The European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) 2015." Joseph Markenson, MD.
June 12: "Lupus Nephritis Clinical Pathology Conference: Thrombotic Microangiopathy in a Patient with Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus." Michael Lockshin, MD, Surya Seshan MBBS, and Kyriakos Kirou, MD.
May 15: "Medication Safety: New FDA Guidelines for Pregnancy." Shari E. Gelber, MD, PhD.
April 17: "Management of Systemic Sclerosis." Jessica Gordon, MD.
April 24: "Antiphospholipid Syndrome Patients Management from a Vascular Specialist Perspective." Denis Wahl, MD, PhD.
March 20: "Lupus Special Lecture: State of the ART: Cutting edge advances in assisted reproductive technologies." David E. Reichman, MD.
February 20: "Health Disparities in Rheumatology." Presented by Irene Blanco, MD, MS.
January 16: "Update on the Management of Venous Thromboembolism." Presented by Stephane Zuily, MD, PhD.