Lessons from Lupus: End-Stage Renal Disease from a Rheumatologist’s Perspective
Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
Thursday, December 19, 2013
8:00 AM: Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall
Speaker & Info
Anna Broder, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Rheumatology)
Repeated at 12:15 pm, Cherkasky Auditorium, Montefiore Medical
Dr. Anna Broder's research focuses on cardiovascular and renal manifestations in systemic lupus and in antiphospholipid syndrome. Her work has been recognized with the Arthritis Foundation Scientist Development Award, the Empire State Clinical Research Investigator Award, and the Early Career Reviewer Award by the NIH Center for Scientific Review. She is a co-investigator for the Consortium of Rheumatology Researchers of North America, Inc. (CORRONA) registry that collects long-term data about patients with rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis.
Dr. Broder is currently an Assistant Professor (Rheumatology) in the Department of Medicine. She received her medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 2004. She joined the Einstein Division of Rheumatology after she completed her internal medicine residency and her rheumatology fellowship at Montefiore in 2009. Dr. Broder also received a MS in Clinical Research Methods from the Einstein Clinical Research Training Program in 2010.
Objectives - After attending this activity, participants will be able to:
- Understand definitions, epidemiology, and clinical course of lupus nephritis
- Define the spectrum of morbidity and mortality in lupus-related end stage renal disease
- Discuss disease management considerations in lupus related end-stage renal disease
- Highlight similarities and differences between lupus and non-lupus end stage renal disease
Accreditation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this
educational activity for a maximum of 1 credit towards the AMA Physician's
Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that
he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
Division of Rheumatology (Department of Medicine)