Cure JM Medical Conference: 2017 Update on Juvenile Myositis Care and Research
Friday, February 17th, 2017
Dell Children’s Medical Center (DCMC)
(6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for Main Program)
This CME activity, including meals, is FREE, but registration is required. Open to physicians and 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.
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.
“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.
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.