This Medical Conference is open to all physicians and members of the medical community with a special focus on those in pediatrics, rheumatology, dermatology, and neurology.
Identify best practices in diagnosing and treating patients with Juvenile Myositis (JM).
Identify how metabolomics, proteomics, and genomics can lead to better individualized care.
Identify how to improve patient satisfaction, gain patient loyalty, and smooth transition to adult care.
Discuss selected JM case studies and make consensus treatment plans to optimize care.
Grand Rounds - Overview of Juvenile Myositis (JM) in 2017
Welcome and Conference Overview
Labs, Imaging, and What they Mean in JM
Skin Signs of Rheumatological Disorders including JM
Non-Biologic Treatment of Juvenile Myositis: 2017 Update
Emerging Applications of Metabolomics in Precision Medicine
Lunch and Remarks from Dell Children’s Medical Center President
Potential New Treatments with Biologics and Drug Therapies for JM
Transitioning from Pediatrics to an Adult Medical Home
Wrap up and Close
Ruy Carrasco, MD
Division Chief, Rheumatology, Dell Children's Medical Center (DCMC)
Adam Huber, MD
Staff Pediatric Rheumatologist, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Ankur Kamdar, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UT Health Houston
Moise Levy, MD
Physician-in-Chief, DCMC; Chief, Pediatric Dermatology, DCMC
Lauren Pachman MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Director, Cure JM Program of Excellence in JM Care and Research
Ann Reed, MD
Chair Department of Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine*
Lisa Rider, MD
Deputy Chief Environmental Autoimmunity Group, National Institutes of Health
Stefano Tiziani, PhD
Assistant Professor, UT Austin
* Pre-Program faculty
All Medical Conference attendees are welcome to attend Cure JM's Family Conference at nearby Lakeway Resort & Spa from February 17th - February 19th, 2017. For more information on the Cure JM Family Conference including lodging, visit: http://www.curejm.org/austin.
If you are only attending the Medical Conference - and not the Family Conference - we recommend staying two blocks away at Residence Inn - Austin University Area. Ask for the Dell Children's / Seton rate.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) through the joint providership of Seton Healthcare Family and Cure JM Foundation.
The Seton Healthcare Family is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Seton Healthcare Family designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.