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CME Opportunities


2018 Update on Juvenile Myositis Care and Research

(5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™)

Friday, June 29th, 2018

School of Medicine and Health Sciences
The George Washington University
2300 I Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

Open to physicians and the medical community with a special focus on those in pediatrics, rheumatology, dermatology, and neurology.

This CME activity, including breakfast and lunch, is FREE, but registration is required.

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify best practices in diagnosing and treating Juvenile Myositis (JM) patients.
  2. Apply latest developments in myositis research to clinical care.
  3. Examine specialized management issues relevant to JM patients.
  4. Discuss JM case studies to make treatment plans to optimize care

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Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the Cure JM Foundation. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


“Recognizing Juvenile Myositis” CME Activity

This educational article about JM was created by Megan L. Curran, MD, Attending Physician, Rheumatology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Open to all physicians for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

The objectives of this CME activity are to:

  • Recognize early signs and symptoms of juvenile myositis
  • Evaluate children presenting with symptoms concerning for juvenile myositis

After reading the article, respondent will take a short quiz and answer evaluation questions.

Note: Cure JM Foundation and Dr. Curran worked together to send this CME activity to 10,000 pediatricians. The goal is to help educate pediatricians about JM so they can diagnose JM accurately and quickly.

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Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.