Medicine Grand Rounds

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Medicine Grand Rounds

Please join us for Medicine Grand Rounds on Friday, August 22, 2014 for the presentation titled: “New Diseases of XXI Century: Mast Cell Activation Syndrome” By Mariana Castells,

Friday, August 22, 2014
8:00am-9:00am
DHMC Auditorium E
Intended Audience(s): Public
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Please join us for Medicine Grand Rounds on Friday, August 22, 2014 for the presentation titled:

“New Diseases of XXI Century: Mast Cell Activation Syndrome”

By

Mariana Castells, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Boston, MA

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Auditorium E, Rubin Building, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Co-sponsored by Allergy & Immunology and the Department of Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

 

Objectives – Participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize the presentation symptoms of the MCAS
  2. Define the role of tryptase and c-kit mutation in MCAS
  3. Review management and treatment options for MCAS including TKI

Mariana Castells, MD. PhD

Dr. Castells is a clinician/teacher/researcher at the Brigham and Women's, Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy Division, Director of the Allergy and Clinical Immunology Training Program, Director of Drug Hypersensitivity and Desensitization Center, and the Associate Director of the Mastocytosis Center.

If you are unable to attend and would like to either view Grand Rounds live on your computer or if you would like to view it another time, please use this link.

http://med.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/education/dept_medicine_grand_rounds_live.html

 

For more information, contact:
Daphne Ellis

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.