US Rheumatologist delivers lecture at SKIMS Medical College

SRINAGAR: Rheumatologist Prof Michele Miltzer from Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Thursday delivered a special lecture on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus at the first ever International CME organised by the Department of General Medicine of SKIMS Medical College Bemina.
Michele said she is working on a project called ‘Rheumatology Live’ with Dr Mohsin Bin Mushtaq and Prof Rakesh.
“We they try to videograph the patient interactions, to disseminate the knowledge of rheumatology to the distant parts of world. There is need for more rheumatologists all over the globe,” she said, in the session chaired by Professors Parvaiz Koul and G M Malik.
Dr Fayaz Sofi also delivered a lecture on spectrum and prevalence of different rheumatic disorders in Kashmir Valley.
The organising secretaries Dr Muzafar Naik and Dr Tariq Bhat thanked Meltzer for her efforts in educating medical fraternity.