REGISTRATION DEADLINE:Wednesday, August 16 at 12:00 Noon!
Lupus: Employment Issues in the Workplace
Learn about the employment laws and protections available for a person with a lupus diagnosis or for someone caring for a family member with a lupus diagnosis. Employee rights and responsibilities in the workplace will also be covered.
Ann B. Plunkett
Attorney and President of WorkPlace Partners, Inc.
Introduction to Lupus
It is time to return to the basics of lupus. The fundamentals of lupus diagnosis, treatment and disease management will be presented. This will be helpful for anyone newly diagnosed or interested in a refresher course.
Alfred Kim, MD, PhD
Co-Director of the Lupus Clinic at Washington University & Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine
Lupus and the Skin
Approximately two-thirds of people with lupus will experience some type of effect on their skin. Learn about skin rashes and the impact of sun exposure on lupus patients. Basic treatment options and measures that can be taken to help prevent lupus skin rashes will be discussed.
Sofia Chaudhry, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine