Ask the Experts: Teleconference Series
Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from some of the world’s leading lupus experts from the comfort and privacy of your home.
Live teleconferences last one hour and are accessible via a toll-free number. Teleconferences will also be recorded and posted online. Pre-registration is required. Call-in/log-in information will be provided to all registrants one week before the event.
View the list of National Webcasts.
Lupus de los Riñones
7 de octubre 2015
6:00 – 7:00 pm CST
Ponente: Carlos Pancorvo, M.D., Dallas Nephrology Associates, Dallas, Texas
Lupus nefritis es el término usado cuando el lupus provoca inflamación en los riñones. Se estima que hasta el 40 por ciento de todas las personas con lupus desarrollarán complicaciones renales que requieren tratamiento y evaluación médica. El Dr. Carlos Pancorvo hablará de el diagnóstico, visitas medicas, complicaciones renales, biopsia renal, tratamiento renal y pronóstico renal.
Lupus and the Kidneys
October 7, 2015
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST
Presenter: Arti Gupta, M.D., Dallas Nephrology Associates, Dallas, Texas
Lupus nephritis is the term used when lupus causes inflammation in the kidneys. It is estimated that as many as 40 percent of all people with lupus will develop kidney complications that require medical evaluation and treatment. Dr. Arti Gupta will address diagnosis, monitoring, kidney complications, kidney biopsy, kidney treatment, and kidney prognosis.
Presentations are available online. You may submit a question to the expert through the 15th of each topic month and answers will be posted the following month. Click here for more information
Understanding & Managing the Stress of Caregiving
Presenter: Sharon Mack
Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Lupus Anticoagulants
Lupus Diagnosis (2 presentations; one in English and one in Spanish)
Children and Lupus (2 presentation; one in English and one in Spanish)
Legal Issues: Social Security and Lupus