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Hermer presents at rheumatology event in Texas


Hamline Law Associate Professor Laura Hermer gave an invited presentation entitled, "On Ethical Duties in Tight Places," at the third annual Texas State Rheumatology Roundup in The Woodlands, Texas, hosted by the Southeast Texas Rheumatology Association, on May 4.

The goals of the Southeast Texas Rheumatology Association are to educate Texas rheumatologists on current and future scientific advanace the field of rheumatology; to remain current on political changes and how they impact business and Texas rheumatologist clinical practice; and to encourage research in the field of rheumatology to enhance the quality of patient care.

To achieve these goals, Texas Rheumatologist formed regional non-profit organizations: Southeast Texas Rheumatology Association (SERTA) and South Texas Association of Rheumatologist (STAR). These regional organizations collectively meet two times a year to discuss and present information related to the field of rheumatology and how it impacts the practice of rheumatology.