27TH ANNUAL Cleveland Review of Rheumatic Diseases

PRESENTED BY
Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, In Cooperation with the
Cleveland Society of Rheumatology

Friday, May 4 and Saturday, May 5, 2018

Hilton Downtown Cleveland | 100 Lakeside Ave E, Cleveland, Ohio

 

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ABOUT THE SYMPOSIUM

This symposium provides state-of-the-art updates on the management of rheumatic diseases and will be of interest not only to rheumatologists, but also to primary care physicians. Allied health professionals, residents/fellows and medical students will also benefit from this symposium.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this symposium, participants will be able to:

  • Develop strategies for managing patients with rheumatoid arthritis and related arthritis at every stage of the disease.
  • Identify selected treatment modalities for rheumatic diseases and enumerate how these new advances may impact the practice of rheumatology.
  • Identify the effect of diet in the development of autoimmune diseases.
  • Enhance decision-making skills for appropriate use of biologic therapies in clinical situations.
  • Describe indications and the general procedure for ultrasonic imaging for aspiration and injection of joints.
  • Treat vasculitis using the most recent information on management.

SYMPOSIUM COMMITTEE

Ali D. Askari, MD, Chairman
Donald Anthony, MD, PhD
Hassan Ahmad, MD
David Blumenthal, MD
Lawrence Kent, MD
Charles Malemud, PhD
Maya Mattar, MD
Van Warren, MD

CLEVELAND SOCIETY OF RHEUMATOLOGY OFFICERS

Carmen Gota, MD, President
Marina Magrey, MD, Past President
Mattie Pioro, MD, Secretary
Leonard Calabrese, MD, Treasurer

EDUCATIONAL DESIGN

Didactic lectures incorporate 10-minute question and answer sessions. Case studies will be presented to address patient management issues. Audio/visual support will enhance the learning process.

CONTINUING EDUCATION

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

PROGRAM AGENDA

Friday, May 4, 2018

7:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

7:45 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
Ali Askari, MD, Course Director

8:00 a.m.
Food Dynamics in Autoimmunity (Microbiomes)
Fabio Cominelli, MD, PhD

8:40 a.m.
Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies
Dana Rockwell, DO

9:20 a.m.
Vasculitis Diagnosis & Management
Rula Hajj-Ali, MD

10:00 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m.
Biologics for Treatment of Pheumatoid Arthritis
Joel Kremer, MD

10:55 a.m.
Rheumatic Diseases and Their Medications in Pregnancy
Cuoghi Edens, MD

11:35 a.m. Lunch Break

1:00 p.m.
Managemen of Gout
Brian Mandell, MD, PhD

1:40 p.m.
Rheumatic Complications of Viral Hepatitis
Donald Anthony, MD, PhD

2:20 p.m.
Psoriatic Arthritis
Elisabeth Roter, MD

3:00 p.m. Break

3:15 p.m.
Review of Challenges in Bone Densitometry Interpretation
Van Warren, MD

3:55 p.m.
Pitfalls of Ultrasonic Images for Aspiration of Injection of Joints
Daniel Malone, MD

4:35 p.m. Adjourn for the day

 

Saturday, May 5, 2018

7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Ali Askari, MD

8:05 a.m.
Complements, Conventional and New Insights
Edward Medof, MD, PhD

8:50 a.m.
Sports Medicine for Rheumatologists
James Voos, MD

9:35 a.m.
Surgical Treatment of Arthritis
Matthew Kraay, MD

10:20 a.m. Break

10:35 a.m.
Lups Nephritis
Michelle Petri, MD, MPH

11:20 a.m.
Update on Antiphospholipid Antibodies
Michelle Petri, MD, MPH

12:05 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Ali Askari, MD

 

FACULTY

Donald Anthony, MD, PhD
Divisions of Infectious and Rheumatic Diseases
Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center
UH Cleveland Medical Center
Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Ali Askari, MD
Chief
Fellowship Program Director
Division of Rheumatology
UH Cleveland Medical Center
Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Fabio Cominelli, MD, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
UH Digestive Health Institute
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
UH Cleveland Medical Center
Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Cuoghi Edens, MD
Adult and Pediatric Rheumatology Fellow
UH Cleveland Medical Center

Rula Hajj-Ali, MD
Department of Rheumatologic and Immunologic Diseases
Cleveland Clinic
Associate Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
of Case Western Reserve University

Matthew Kraay, MD
Director, Joint Reconstruction and Arthritis Surgery
Kingsbury G. Heiple and Fred A. Lennon Chair in Orthopedics
Director, Center for Joint Replacement and Preservation
UH Cleveland Medical Center
Professor of Orthopedics
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Joel Kremer, MD
Director of Research
Center for Rheumatology
Pfaff Family Professor of Medicine
Albany Medical College

Daniel Malone, MD
President
Wisconsin Rheumatology Association
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine - Rheumatology
Medical College of Wisconsin

Brian Mandell, MD, PhD
Department of Rheumatologic and Immunologic Diseases
Cleveland Clinic
Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
of Case Western Reserve University

Edward Medof, MD, PhD
Inaugural Paul Vignos Chair in Rheumatology
Professor of Pathology, Medicine, Ophthalmology & Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Michelle Petri, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Division of Rheumatology
Johns Hopkins University
Director
Hopkins Lupus Center

Dana Rockwell, DO
Beaumont Health

Elisabeth Roter, MD
Division of Rheumatology
UH Cleveland Medical Center
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

James Voos, MD
Medical Director
UH Sports Medicine Institute
Chief, Sports Medicine
Interim Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UH Cleveland Medical Center
Head Team Physician
Cleveland Browns
Associate Professor of Orthopaedics
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Van Warren, MD
Division of Rheumatology
UH Cleveland Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

FACULTY DISCLOSURE

The policy of the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine CME Program (CWRU) requires that the Activity Director, planning committee members and all activity faculty (that is, anyone in a position to control the content of the education activity) disclose to the activity participants all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Disclosure will be made to activity participants prior to the commencement of the activity. CWRU also requires that faculty make clinical recommendations based on the best available scientific evidence and that faculty identify any discussion of “off-label” or investigational use of pharmaceutical products or medical devices.

INFORMATION

MEETING LOCATION

Hilton Cleveland Downtown
100 Lakeside Avenue East
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
216-413-5000

The Hilton Cleveland Downtown is located in the heart of Cleveland’s vibrant downtown area. The conference will be held in the Hope Ballroom. Persons with disabilities should inform Hilton staff of any special services required.

PARKING
Valet parking is available at the Lakeside Avenue entrance to the Hilton and in various surface lots in the downtown area. You are responsible for your own parking charges

SUGGESTED ACCOMMODATIONS
A room block has been reserved at the Hilton Cleveland Downtown. Our block is limited and expires April 3, 2018. After that date, reservations will be accommodated on a space available basis. Please identify yourself as being with the 27th Annual Cleveland Review of Rheumatic Diseases course for the below rates.

Rates
Single or Double: $179 (plus tax)
Triple: $204 (plus tax)
Quad: $229 (plus tax)
Call 216-413-5000 or visit aws.passkey.com/e/49580355 for reservations.

UH RHEUMATOLOGY
Riaz Ahmad, MD
Bassam Alhaddad, MD
Donald Anthony, MD, PhD
Giuseppe Antonelli, MD
Ali Askari, MD, Chief
David Blumenthal, MD
Cristiana Boieru, MD
Elizabeth Brooks, MD, PhD
William Crowe, MD
Isam Diab, MD
Vagesh Hampole, MD
Lisa Iannuzzi, MD
Lawrence Kent, MD
Marie Kuchynski, MD
Arminda Lumapas, MD
Ogechi Muoh, DO
Robert Perhala, MD
Elisabeth Roter, MD
Allen Segal, DO
Donna Sexton-Cicero, MD
Hannah Smith, PA-C
Richard Stein, MD
Van Warren, MD

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Conference tuition includes all educational sessions, materials, refreshments and continental breakfast each day. Registration is on a first come basis.  Advance payment secures your participation in the program. For additional information contact the CME Program at 216-983-1239 or 800-274-8263.

LATE REGISTRATION AND CANCELLATION POLICY
After Friday, April 27, please register on a space-available basis by calling the CME Program at 216-983-1239 or 800-274-8263. Full refunds will be made for cancellations on or prior to April 27 only. A cancellation received after that date requires an administrative fee of $100.00.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
This Symposium will be supported by educational grants from our industry partners. A complete listing of supporters will be provided in the educational materials distributed at the program.

Acceptance of funding in support of this program does not constitute endorsement of any product or manufacturer.

Register online at goo.gl/rncZ1fwith your credit card or call 216-983-1239 or 1-800-274-8263 with your information.

 

For Additional Information:
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