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.
February 19: “Treatment Strategies for Cutaneous Lupus.” Presented by Joanna Harp, MD.
January 15: “Peripheral Neuropathies Associated with SLE and Related Diseases.” Presented by Pantelis Pavlakis, MD.
December 18: “Another Lupus Nephritis Flare in a Young Male Patient. Should We Repeat Cyclophosphamide.” Presented by Kyriakos Kirou, MD, Surya Seshan MBBS, and James M. Chevalier, MD.
November 13: “2015 ACR ARHP SLE/APS/SSc/Vasculitis Abstract Presentations." Presented by HSS Adult Rheumatology Fellows.
October 16: “Polymyalgia Rheumatica: Review of the 2015 ACR/EULAR Management Recommendations and the HSS Experience.” Lindsay S. Lally, MD.
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.