Learning Objectives:

1.      To review to role of adipose tissue on inflammatory diseases including rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

2.      To discuss the prevalence of overweight and obesity in early RA patients in the Canadian Early Arthritis Cohort (CATCH).

3.      To highlight the impact of increasing body mass index (BMI) on the likelihood of achieving sustained remission over time in early RA patients using CATCH.

Speaker Name: 
Dr. Elizabeth Schulman (faculty candidate from Hospital for Special Surgery)
Location: 
Duke South 3rd Floor Conference Room (purple zone)
200 Trent Drive
Durham, NC 27710
United States
Room Number: 
3031
Session date: 
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Credit:
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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