Rheumatology Review

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Fri Sep 29th, 8am-4:40pm
Friday, September 29, 2017 at 08:00 AM until 04:30 PM
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Location Name
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
4000 Ambassador Dr
State / Province
Zip / Postal Code
United States
Cost Range
$100.00 to $150.00 (depending on options)

Host And Instructor

Alaska Federal Health Care Partnership (AFHCP)
to be determined


C.E. Credit for Physician - American Medical Association (AMA): 6.50
Specialization: PRA Category 1
The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium designates this provider-directed activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
C.E. Credit for Nursing : 6.50
ANTHC is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ANTHC designates this activity as meeting the criteria for one nursing contact hour credit for each hour of participation up to a maximum of 6.5 hour(s).

Training Overview Description

AFHCP’s Federal Education Sharing Group (FESG) presents….
Rheumatology Review with Dr. Elizabeth Ferucci & Dr. Sarah Doaty

Elizabeth D. Ferucci, MD, MPH, FACP is a clinical rheumatologist and researcher at the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium in Anchorage, Alaska. She has an affiliate faculty appointment at the University of Washington, Division of Rheumatology. Her primary research interest is the epidemiology of arthritis and autoimmune disease in Alaska Native and American Indian people. Dr. Ferucci received her MD from New York University School of Medicine, and completed her internal medicine residency and rheumatology fellowship at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver. She earned her MPH degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2007. She has been working at ANTHC since 2003.

Training topics to include:
- Differential Diagnosis of Inflammatory Arthritis
- Rheumatology Labs and Referral “Wish List”
- Rheumatoid Arthritis and Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and Other Diffuse Connective Tissue Diseases
- Medications for Rheumatic Diseases
- Gout

CE/CME information pending.

For further information contact:
Michelle Simonson at mlsimonson@anthc.org
or (907) 729-4483

Chronic Disease Management
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Pain Management
Primary Care
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapist
NP - Family Practice
Other Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse - CNS
Family Medicine Physician

Registration Information

Register at the AFHCP Education Clearinghouse Website or complete the attached registration form and return it to Michelle Simonson at mlsimonson@anthc.org