NYU Winthrop is offering a free seminar for the community, “How Do I Know If I Have Rheumatoid Arthritis and How Is It Treated in 2017?” on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 7 p.m. The program will be held in the NYU Winthrop Research & Academic Center, 101 Mineola Blvd., at the corner of Second Street in Mineola in Room G018. It will provide an overview of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and will also address treatments.
Physicians from NYU Winthrop’s Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology, Steven Carsons, MD; Elise Belilos, MD and Kristina Belostocki, MD, will discuss the key signs of RA, how physicians diagnosis the condition, and how it is distinguished from other forms of arthritis and joint pain. Attendees will also learn about new developments in RA treatment. The program will include a question and answer period.
Limited parking is available at the Research & Academic Center. Additional parking is available at the commuter lot on the corner of First Street and Third Avenue, which is free after 6 p.m. Parking is also available across the street from the Center in the garage behind the 120 Mineola Blvd. building, which is also free after 6 p.m. Entrance to the garage is on First Avenue.
Admission is free, but seating is limited and reservations are required. To register, call 516-663-3916.