Thursday, September 15, 2022
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Research Bldg. 6, 1.206 Auditorium
Alexander Dang, MD
Internal Medicine, UTMB
Sheharyar Merwat, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology
Rachelle Gietzen, MD
Department of Pathology, UTMB
Charles ‘Matt’ Cook, MS4
School of Medicine, UTMB
“ Clinical Pathology Conference ”
Objectives: At this conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:
- Describe the differential diagnosis for unexplained ascites/recurrent DVT.
- Understand the prognosis of malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM).
- Appreciate pathology findings of MPM.
Target Audience and Needs: Internal Medicine faculty, staff, registered nurses, residents, fellows, students, and internists specializing in Allergy & Immunology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, General Medicine, Geriatrics,
Hematology & Oncology, Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Palliative Care, Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, and Rheumatology need to be regularly updated with new research and guidelines regarding the evaluation and management of medical
disorders and implement them in clinical practice to enhance the quality of patient care and improve patient outcomes.
Educational Methods: Educational methods will include lectures, case presentations, literature review, and panel discussion.
Activity Evaluation: Participants may be asked to complete a session evaluation.
Financial Disclosure: The following are reports of relationships with commercial interests by those individuals who are in the position to control the content of this activity.
All presenters do not have financial disclosures to provide.
Accreditation/Credit Designation: The University of Texas Medical Branch is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas Medical Branch designates this live activity for a maximum of _1_ AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Everyone is welcome.