McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Systemic sclerosis and the kidney

Seminar Information

Date:

Monday, January 14, 2019

Time:

4:15 pm to 5:15 pm

Location:

HSC 1A6

Speakers:

Dr. Peter Margetts, professor, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, McMaster University; staff nephrologist, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton

Dr. Maggie Larché, associate professor, Divisions of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, McMaster University

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain a general understanding of systemic sclerosis
  • What are some therapies for systemic sclerosis
  • Review a general approach to kidney diseases
  • How does systemic sclerosis affect the kidneys

Contact Information:

Dr. Kjetil Ask
Email: demystifyingmedicine@gmail.com

Cathy Stampfli
Phone: 905-521-2100 Ext. 73115