Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds
Cardiovascular Effects of Sickle Cell Disease
Simbo M. Chiadika, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
McGovern Medical School at UT Health Houston
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Thursday, January 18, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Research Building #6, 1.206 Auditorium
OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:
- Understand the manifestations of cardiac disease in Sickle cell disease.
- Recognize the prognostic significance of cardiac disease in Sickle cell disease.
- Understand the significant impact of pulmonary hypertension in Sickle cell disease.
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT (Speaker): Dr. Chiadika has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
Educational Method: Lecture
MDs, Residents, Students and Alumni
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT (Planning Committee Members):
Dr. Randall Urban, Dr. Mark Holden, Dr. Richard Goodgame, Mrs. Kimblyn Raschke and Mrs. Brenda Johnson have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston designates this live activity for a maximum of 52 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Everyone is welcome to attend
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