Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Recognizing and Treating Thiamine, B12, and Copper Deficiencies”



Date
May 4, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Neil A. Busis, MD, FAAN
Director - Community Neurology, University of Pittsburgh Physicians, Department of Neurology; Clinical Professor of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Chief of Neurology, Director - Neurodiagnostic Laboratory, UPMC Shadyside
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Director, Operations, CCEHS


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

Patients can present with thiamine, B12, and copper deficiencies in many ways, some not commonly described in textbooks. Recognizing these deficiencies is the first step towards treating them and preventing devastating medical consequences.