The 1st UM Sarcoidosis Patient Conference was held in UM on April 07, 2018.
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We are proud to announce the launching of individualized medicine in our sarcoidosis program. In collaboration with Dr. Irman Forghani from UM Department of Medical Genetics, all patients would be tested for pharmacogenetics.
The 1st Patient Sarcoidosis Conference was held in UM. Dr. Forghani, Dr. Diana Laura, and Dr. Mirsaeidi discussed different clinical presentations of sarcoidosis and application of pharmacogenetics in sarcoidosis.
Afternoon, attendees discussed the critical lack of knowledge on sarcoidosis in community
and potential ways to improve it.
A new sarcoidosis patient support group has been formed and will be support south Florida sarcoidosis patients.
UM Sarcoidosis Program has been recognized by World Association of Sarcoidosis as an Excellent Center.