Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Arthritis and Aging - What We Know and What We Can Do”



Date
March 3, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Terence W. Starz, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

The presentation will review the factors involved with the development and expression of arthritis over a lifetime including genetics, environmental, and regional musculoskeletal anatomy. Various arthritis problems commonly occurring with aging will be discussed including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, polymyalgia rheumatic, regional musculoskeletal problems, and fibromyalgia.