Thursday, October 10, 2013
The Taming of the Sprue: Celiac Disease into the 21st Century
(Conferences / Seminars / Lectures)
Pediatric Grand Rounds presented by: Joseph A. Murray, MD
Professor of Medicine & Consultant, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Director, Multidisciplinary Dysphagia Group and Celiac Clinic
Director, CLIA Laboratory in General Immunology
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MD
At the end of the activity, the participants will be better able to:
1. Recognize the increasing prevalence and the wide spectrum of celiac disease
2. Formulate the best testing approach to detect and confirm celiac disease
3. Describe the management of newly diagnosed celiac disease and those with non-responsive disease
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Michigan State University and Sparrow. Michigan State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Michigan State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)(TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The target audience for this presentation includes department faculty, pediatric residents, medical students and community physicians.
No commercial support was obtained for this activity and potential conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to the educational activity to assure independence and balance of content. Conflicts, if any, will be disclosed prior to the start of the educational activity.