Next Meeting: Wednesday, March 20, 2019

“Emerging Tropical Diseases with Skin Findings and Skin Diagnoses”

Presented by Dr. Sachita Shah, MD

Headshot portrait of Dr. Sachita Shah, emergency medicine.

Shah is also an expert in ultrasound in emergency and resource-limited settings. She enjoys providing emergency care to patients and working closely with the acute care team to provide patients with a holistic approach to their care.

Dr. Shah earned her M.D. from the UW. She has published many research articles on emergency ultrasound and has used this expertise to develop unique training curricula for medical students, resident physicians and nurses worldwide.

In addition to her affiliation at UW, Dr. Shah is the director of ultrasound education for a non-governmental organization called Partners In Health. Her clinical and research interests include emergency ultrasound, point-of-care ultrasound in resource limited settings, global health, emergency medicine education and trauma.

MEETING AGENDA

5:00 pm               Patient presentations at UWMC Dermatology Clinic, 4225 Roosevelt Way NE

5:30 pm               Patient discussions at 4245 Roosevelt Way NE, room 132a/b (next door to clinic)

6:00 pm                Business Meeting

6:15 pm                 Lecture

8:00 pm                 Dinner: Rockcreek, 4300 Fremont Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103


Continuing Medical Education Accreditation

The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 27 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.        (Each session is 3.0 credits)