Rheumatology Radiology Conference - UAAC Boardroom, Room 8305 7:30 - 8:30 AM
Rheumatology Grand Rounds - Chase Auditorium, Room 8403 9:00 - 10:00 AM
Rheumatology Radiology Conference 7:30-8:30 AM followed by Rheumatology Grand Rounds from 9:00-10:00 AM
Presenter: Maria Proytcheva, MD
Title: "Optimizing Laboratory Testing in Rheumatologic Diseases"
Maria Proytcheva, MD is responsible for the medical leadership and overall operations of the laboratories at the Banner-University Medical Center (B-UMC) Tucson. She serves as hematopathologist at the Division of Hematology at B-UMC Tucson. Dr. Proytcheva is a Professor of Pathology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine and is actively involved in the training of pathology residents, fellows and medical students.
Prior to her current position, Dr. Proytcheva was the medical director of the Hematology Laboratory at Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, and Associate Professor of pathology at the Northwestern University, Chicago. She has published in peer reviewed journals and is also the editor and main author of Diagnostic Pediatric Hematopathology, published by Cambridge University Press in 2011.