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Tuesday, October 20, 2009

7:45 AM-8:45 AM

ARHP Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Exercise: Focus on Impairment or Activity?
Susan L. Murphy, ScD, OTR, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

8:45 AM-9:45 AM

REF Paul Klemperer, MD, Memorial Lectureship
Collagen Remodeling: Some Insights from Biochemistry and Genetics
Leslie J. Crofford, MD, Div of Rheumatology, Univ of KY, Lexington, KY, Stephen M. Krane, MD, Med/Ctr Immun & Inflam Dis, Mass General Hospital 149-8301, Boston, MA, Joel A. Block, MD, Rheumatology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL and Steven R. Goldring, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

9:00 AM-6:00 PM

ARHP Poster Sessions
ARHP Abstracts - C
Carol M. Greco, PhD, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA and Laura D. Bilek, PhD, PT, Physical Therapy, University Nebraska, Omaha, NE
ACR Poster Sessions
ACR Poster Sessions
Imaging - Ultrasound
ACR Poster Sessions
ACR Poster Sessions
Vasculitis I

9:15 AM-10:15 AM

ARHP Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Health Disparities in Rheumatic Disease
Robert R. McLean, DSc, MPH, Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Senior Life, Boston, MA

10:45 AM-11:45 AM

ARHP Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Pediatrics and Parenting
Theresa J. Harris, ARNP, MN, Rheumatology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA

11:00 AM-12:30 PM

ACR Plenary Sessions
Plenary Session III: Discovery 2009
Alisa E. Koch, M, M.D., Internal Medicine/Rheumatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI and Richard A. Furie, M.D., Division of Rheumatology, North Shore LIJ Health System, Lake Success, NY

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

ACR REF Special Sessions
REF Memorial Lectureship: Imaging of Diagnostic Dilemmas in Rheumatology: A Case-based Review
Joel A. Block, MD, Rheumatology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL and Joel A. Block, MD, Rheumatology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

2:00 PM-4:00 PM

ACR Late Breaking Abstracts
ACR Business Meeting and Late-Breaking Abstracts
Susan Manzi, MD, MPH, Rheumatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

2:30 PM-4:00 PM

ACR/ARHP Combined Abstract Sessions
Advances in the Care of Children with Rheumatic Disease
Deborah Rothman, MD, PhD, Dir of Ped & Rheumatology, Shriners Hosptial for Children, Springfield, MA and Karen L. Kerr, MSN, NP, CPNP, PNP-BC, Immunology/Allergy & Rheumatology, Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Infection-related Rheumatic Disease
Alan Hudson, PhD, Immunology and Microbiology, School of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, Tore K. Kvien, MD, PhD, Dept of Rheumatology, Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo, Norway, Marjatta Leirisalo-Repo, MD, PhD, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland and Andrew C. Keat, FRCP, M.D., Rheumatology, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, United Kingdom
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Molecular Mechanisms in Cartilage and Bone Pathophysiology
Johanne Martel-Pelletier, PhD, Osteoarthritis Research Unit, University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM), Notre-Dame Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada, Tariq M. Haqqi, MPhil, PhD, Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology, School of Medicine, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, Mary B. Goldring, PhD, Research Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Richard F. Loeser Jr., MD, Section Of Molecular Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Quality Measures and Innovations in Practice Management and Care Delivery
Larry G. Anderson, MD, Ambulatory EMR, MaineHealth, Falmouth, ME, Steven S. Overman, MD, MPH, Rheumatoogy, The Seattle Arthritis Clinic, Seattle, WA, J. Timothy Harrington, MD, Rheumatology Section, Univ of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI and Eric Newman, MD, Department of Rheumatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Rheumatoid Arthritis Therapy: Novel Therapies in the Pipeline
Jerry A. Molitor, MD, PhD, Rheumatic/Autoimmunie Diseas, Univ of MN MMC108, Minneapolis, MN and Johannes W. J. Bijlsma, MD, PhD, Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
ARHP Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Surgical and Non-Surgical Approaches to Osteoarthritis
Laura D. Bilek, PhD, PT, Physical Therapy, University Nebraska, Omaha, NE
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Outcomes-Cardiovascular and Other Outcomes
I. N. Bruce, FRCP, MD, arc Epidemiology Unit, arc Epidemiology Unit, The University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom, D.L. Kamen, MD, Medical Univ South Carolina, Charleston, SC, Alexandre E. Voskuyl, M.D., PhD, Rheumatology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands and Martin Aringer, M.D., Rheumatology, Medicine III, University Clinical Center, Technical University Dresden, Dresden, Germany

4:30 PM-6:00 PM

ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Osteoarthritis Therapeutics and Clinical Aspects
Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD, FRCPC, Clinical Epidemiology, Boston Univ Schl of Med, Boston, MA, Nigel K. Arden, M, NIHR Biomedical Research Unit, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom, Timothy McAlindon, MD, MPH, Division of Rheumatology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA and Ingemar F. Petersson, PhD, Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Musculoskeletal Research Center, Lund, Sweden
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Pathogenesis of Gout, Allopurinol Dosing, the Hypouricemic Effect of Milk, and the Mortality Impact of Gout
Nicola Dalbeth, FRACP, MD, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, M. A. Becker, MD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, Dorian O. Haskard, DM, FRCP, Rheumatology, Imperial College, London and Peter A. Simkin, M.D., Div of Rheumatology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
ARHP Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Physical Function and Disability in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Linda C. Li, BSc, MSc, PhD, PT, Physical Therapy, University of British Columbia and Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, Vancouver, BC, Canada
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Rheumatoid Arthritis Therapy: Safety
Eric M. Ruderman, MD, Div of Rheumatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, Daniel Aletaha, MD, Department of Internal Medicine III; Division of Rheumatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, John RP Tesser, MD, AZ Arthritis Rheum Assoc, Paradise Valley, AZ and Kathryn Hobbs, M.D., Denver Arthritis Clinic, Denver, CO
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Sjögren's Syndrome
Athanasios G. Tzioufas, MD, Department of Pathophysiology, School of Medicine, National University of Athens, Athens, Steven E. Carsons, MD, Div of Rheumatology, Winthrop Univ Hospital, Mineola, NY, Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, M.D., Department of Pathophysiology, Medical School of Athens, Athens, Greece and Jill P. Buyon, MD, Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
T cells in Autoimmune Diseases
Terri H. Finkel, MD, PhD, Pediatrics/Rheumatology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Philip L. Cohen, MD, Rheumatology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, Antonio La Cava, MD, PhD, Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA and Pierre Youinou, DSc, MD, Immunology, Brest University Medical School Hospital, Brest, France
ACR Concurrent Abstract Sessions
Vasculitis II
Peter A. Merkel, MD, MPH1, Raashid Luqmani, DM, FRCP, MBBS, BMedSc2, Eric L. Matteson, MD, MPH3 and Gene G. Hunder, M.D.3, (1)Boston University, Boston, MA(2)Rheumatology, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, United Kingdom(3)Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN