HEART DISEASE and LUPUS WEBINAR - FREE CHES CREDIT
The Directors of Health Promotion and Education (DHPE) LEAP: Lupus Education and Awareness for Patients, Professionals and Providers Program will offer a webinar on Heart Disease and Lupusat 3:00 pm EST on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 featuring Rheumatologist Irene Blanco, MD, MS, who is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine and Associate Dean of Diversity Enhancement, as well as the Rheumatology Fellowship Program Director at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. This webinar is in observance of February being American Heart Month and heart disease being the leading cause of death for lupus patients.
The purpose of the webinar is to increase the lupus health knowledge and awareness of health educators, public health professionals and primary care providers. This webinar is a part of the educational offerings of the DHPE LEAP: Lupus Education Webinar Series. One free continuing education unit is offered for this webinar.