Rheumatology Visiting Professor - Dr. Kastner

Danville, PA US
December 8, 2023

This activity will improve understanding of autoinflammatory disorders. Dr. Kastner will help to improve understanding and develop strategies for providers to manage these entities. He is the world's foremost expert in autoinflammatory disease from the NIAMS.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for rheumatologists, pediatric rheumatologists, neurologists, pulmonologists, and gastroenterologists.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • identify common autoinflammatory disorders
  • interpret diagnostics and genetics related to autoinflammatory diseases
  • review the treatment options for autoinflammatory disorders
Refund Policy
A full refund will be given for any cancellations received up to one week prior to the course.  No refunds for no-shows. 
Course Cancellation Policy
In the unusual circumstance that this course is cancelled, you will be called and/or emailed, and any tuition fees received would be refunded in full.  Geisinger is not responsible for any airfare, hotel or other costs incurred.
Your attendance will be recorded within three to four days of the conclusion of the activity on your continuing education transcript.  
    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 3.00 Approved for AMA Credit
    Course opens: 
    Course expires: 
    Event starts: 
    12/08/2023 - 7:30am EST
    Event ends: 
    12/08/2023 - 12:00pm EST

    7:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast

    8:25 AM

    Welcome and Introductions

    Dr. Bulbin, DO

    8:30 AM

    Case Presentations

    Lillian Chang, MD, Nneka Chukwu, MD and Kristen Salava, MD

    9:30 AM

    Fellow Chalk Talk with Visiting Professor

    Daniel Kastner, MD, PhD, Lillian Chang, MD, Nneka Chukwu, MD and Kristen Salava, MD

    10:30 AM Break

    11:30 AM

    The Systemic Autoinflammatory Disease: Updates from Bethesda

    Daniel Kastner, MD, PhD

    12:00 PM

    Evaluation and Adjournment

    Luncheon will be provided


    *Topics and Speakers are subject to change. 



    The Henry Hood Center for Health Research
    100 North Academy Ave.
    Danville, PA 17822
    United States
    +1 (570) 271-6692

    Guest Faculty:

    Daniel Kastner, MD, PhD
    National Institute of Health

    Geisinger Faculty:

    David Bulbin, DO
    Activity Director
    Associate, Rheumatology
    Lillian Chang, MD
    Fellow, Rheumatology
    Nneka Chukwu, MD
    Fellow, Rheumatology
    Kristen Salava, MD
    Fellow, Rheumatology


    In support of improving patient care, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.



    Credit Designation 

    Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity. 

    Available Credit

    • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 3.00 Approved for AMA Credit


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