Sarcoidosis: Treatment Update

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Dr. Mani Kavuru has been the Division Director of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Division at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital since September 2010. He transferred from East Carolina University-the Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC. Dr. Kavuru has been listed in "Best Doctor in NC" Business NC Magazine. Dr. Kavuru's research interests include: asthma, sarcoidosis, pulmonary alveolar proteinosis and rare lung disease.

Presentation: 1 hour and 10 minutes.


Overall Goals and Objectives:

1. Review general principles and caveats to therapy.

2. Consider data to support efficacy of steroids

3. Review alternative immunomodulators

4. Future considerations