Date(s) - 01/26/2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Please join the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research and internationally recognized physicians in Birmingham to gain valuable insight into sarcoidosis.
Patients and loved ones will have the opportunity to learn about FSR’s research initiatives, sarcoidosis treatment options, and clinical care with experts in the field in Birmingham.
Birmingham Sarcoidosis Conference Agenda
|10:00 am – 10:05 am||Welcome & Introductions||Kelli Beyer, FSR|
|10:05 am – 10:20 am||Patients at the Center of Research||Kelli Beyer, FSR|
|10:20 am – 10:30 am||Living with Sarcoidosis: A Patient’s Perspective||FSR Patient Ambassador|
|10:30 am – 10:45 am||Sarcoidosis: An Overview||Joseph Barney, MD MSPH, UAB Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine|
|10:45 am – 11:00 am||Pulmonary Sarcoidosis||Pilar Acosta Lara, MD, UAB Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine|
|11:00 am – 11:10 am||BREAK|
|11:10 am – 11:25 am||Rheumatologic Concerns||Angelo Gaffo MD, UAB Rheumatology|
|11:25 am – 11:40 am||Cardiac Sarcoidosis||Ramey Marshell MD, UAB Cardiology|
|11:40 am – 11:55 am||Cutaneous Sarcoidosis||Lauren Graham MD, UAB Dermatology|
|11:55 am – 12:10 pm||Ocular Sarcoidosis||Dr. Amol Sura, MD, UAB Callahan Eye Foundation|
|12:10 pm – 12:45||Lunch|
|12:45 pm – 1:00 pm||Neurosarcoidosis||Dr. Brandon Moss, MD, Cleveland Clinic|
|1:00 pm – 1:15 pm||Sarcoidosis-related Fatigue and Depression||Lanier O’Hare CRNP, UAB Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine|
|1:15 pm – 2:15 pm||Panel Q&A||All Physician Presenters|
|2:15 pm – 2:30 pm||Improving Your Care||Maggie Hudson – FSR|
|2:30 pm – 3:00 pm||Your Role in Research||FSR Staff|
|3:00 pm – 4:00 pm||Patient Engagement Session||FSR Staff|
1201 11th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35205
UAB Hospital-Highlands is a campus of UAB Hospital. The general acute care facility is conveniently located on the southern perimeter of the UAB campus. Venue is marked with the black FSR symbol on the map below.
Parking will be available for free to conference attendees in a parking deck that may be entered from 12th Street South, between 11th and 12th Avenues South and next door to The Pita Stop restaurant, on the west side of UAB Hospital-Highlands. Level 2 of the parking deck is at street level. Parking lot is marked with the white FSR symbol on the map above.
Please note that we did our best to find the best option for parking. You know yourself best – please give yourself enough time to park, walk to the venue, check-in at the registration table, and comfortably find your seat.
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