Free learning webinars sponsored by the American Behcet's Disease Association
March 2, 2021. 6:30-7:30 pm ET
Understanding The Immune System & Autoimmune Diseases
AAIDA and the American Behcet's Disease Association have partnered to host a webinar with board-certified rheumatologist Firas Kassab, MD, FACR . Dr. Kassab's lecture will include the following topics:
The Immune System: History and Function
Autoimmune Diseases: How and Why they happen - Facts about some autoimmune diseases
Dr. Kassab has been practicing rheumatology in the Charlotte, N.C. area since 2010. In October 2020, he opened Articularis Healthcare-South Charlotte Rheumatology, an independent rheumatology clinic. Dr. Kassab earned his medical degree from The University of Damascus College of Medicine and completed his Internal Medicine & Rheumatology training at the University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center. He serves as a board member and former president on the North Carolina Rheumatology Association. Dr. Kassab is a fellow of the American College of Rheumatology, a member of the American Medical Association and a member of the Independent Physicians of the Carolinas.