Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis and Advances

Medicine Grand Rounds

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Grand Round starts in:

Online Streaming
December 9th, 2020
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis and Advances

Dates and Times

Start: 12/9/2020 8:00 AM
End: 12/9/2020 9:00 AM


1. To differentiate between the various idiopathic inflammatory myopathies based on clinical symptoms and pathology.

2. To identify the various myositis specific antibodies and related prognosis.

3. To be able to formulate a differential diagnosis when suspecting a myopathy.


  • Dr. Saika Sharmeen
    • Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis and Advances


The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

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