Overview

Join Dr. Sanjiv Chopra, MD, in this installment of Coffee with Chopra, as he interviews his guest, Dr. Peng Fan, MD, about advances in rheumatology. In this session, the duo will discuss topics including: ANA testing, the revolution of biologics in rheumatology, stem cell treatment, the microbiome, and joint replacements.   

Learning Objectives

  • Review recent advances in rheumatology within the past decade
  • Explain how to interpret rheumatology testing such as ANA 
  • Discuss advances in biologics, stem cell treatment, and microbial transplants
  • Review the role of joint replacement in managing osteoarthritis 

 


Faculty

Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP

Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Marshal Wolf Master Clinician Educator
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

 

Peng Thim Fan, MD, FACP

Clinical Professor of Medicine 
Division of Rheumatology 
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

 

 

Disclosures

The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty: 

Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP: No relevant financial relationships disclosed.     

Peng Thim Fan, MD, FACP: Speaker's Bureau, Amgen, Pfizer, Abbvie, Novartis, Sanofi Genzyme, Regeneron. Advisory Board, Radius and Exagen

 

Non-faculty contributors involved in the planning, development, editing, and review of the content have disclosed no relevant financial relationships. 


CME/CE Information

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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