Session Type: ACR Study Groups

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Monday, November 7, 2011

6:45 PM-8:00 PM

ACR Study Groups
ACR-EULAR Exchange
Arnold I. Caplan, PhD; Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH and Steffen Gay, MD; Center of Experimental Rheumatology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
ACR Study Groups
Antiphospholipid Study Group
Jacob H. Rand, MD; Department of Pathology; Hematology Laboratories, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, E. Nigel Harris, MD; Office of the Vice Chancellor, The University of the West Ind, Kingston, Jamaica, Munther A. Khamashta, MD; Lupus Research Unit, The Rayne Institute, Kings College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom, Doruk Erkan, MD; Rheumatology Dept, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Silvia S. Pierangeli, PhD; Rheumatolgoy/Dept Int Med, Univ of TX Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
ACR Study Groups
Autoantibodies in Diagnosis and Follow up of Rheumatic Diseases
Marvin J. Fritzler, MD, PhD; Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, Yehuda Shoenfeld, MD; Center for Autoimmune Diseases,, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel and Johan Ronnelid, MD; Department of Rheumatology, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
ACR Study Groups
Capillaroscopy in Rheumatic Diseases
Ariane L. Herrick, MD; Rheumatology, Rheumatic Diseases Centre, Salford, United Kingdom, Francesca Ingegnoli, MD; Dept of Rheumatology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy, Vanessa Smith, MD; Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium and Maurizio Cutolo, MD; Research Laboratory and Academic Unit of Clinical Rheumatology, University of Genova, Genova, Italy
ACR Study Groups
Childhood Vasculitis
Rae SM Yeung, MD, PhD; Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, Dirk Foell, MD; Institute of Immunology, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany and Susanne M. Benseler, MD; Rheumatology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
ACR Study Groups
Geriatric Rheumatology
Rebecca L. Manno, MD, MHS; MFL Bldg, #4100, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Jon T. Giles, MD, MPH; Division of Rheumatology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY and Yuri R. Nakasato, MD, MBA; Rheumatology MeritCare HS, MeritCare/Univ of North Dakota, Fargo, ND
ACR Study Groups
Hypermobility I
Jane Simmonds, MCSP, MMACP; School of Health, Hatfield, Herfordshire, United Kingdom, Susan Maillard, MSc; Paediatric Rheumatology, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom and Rodney Grahame, MD, FRCP, FACP; Centre for Rheumatology, University College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
ACR Study Groups
Interstitial Lung Disease
Frederick W. Miller, MD, PhD; Environmental Autoimmunity Group, NIH/NIEHS NIH Bldg 10 4-2330, Bethesda, MD, Lesley Ann Saketkoo, MD, MPH; Scleroderma and Sarcoidosis Patient Care and Research Center, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA and Aryeh Fischer, MD; Rheumatology / ILD Program, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
ACR Study Groups
Juvenile Arthritis Workgroup (JAW)
Ivan Foeldvari, MD; Kinder- und Jugenrheumatologie, Hamburger Zentrum Kinder-und Jugendrheumatologie, Hamburg, Germany, Randy Q. Cron, MD, PhD; Pediatric Rheumatology, Univ of Alabama-Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, Per Alstergren, PhD; Clincal Oral Physiology, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden and Sarah Ringold, MD; Children's Hosp Regional Med, Seattle, WA
ACR Study Groups
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Peter V. Balint, MD, PhD, FRCP; 3rd Rheumatology Department, National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy, Budapest, Hungary, Maria-Antonietta D'Agostino, MD, PhD; Rheumatology, Versailles-Saint Quentin en Yvelines University- APHP, Ambroise-Paré Hospital, Boulogne-Billancourt, France and Gurjit S. Kaeley, MBBS, MRCP; Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
ACR Study Groups
Patient Perspective on Outcomes: Methods of Ensuring the Patient Perspective is Included in Patient Reported Outcome Instruments
Martin Van de Laar, MD; Rheumatology, Twenteborg Ziekenhuis, Almelo, Netherlands, Geoffroy Cotuer, PhD; Immunology , Global Health Outcomes & Access , Brussels, Belgium, Rachelle Buchbinder, MBBS(Hons), MSc, PhD, FRACP; Suite 41, Cabrini Institute and Monash University, Malvern, Victoria, Australia and Christina Bode, PhD; Faculty of Behavioral Sciences, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
ACR Study Groups
Pediatric Rheumatology Imaging
Johannes Roth, MD; Paediatric Rheumatology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Silvia Magni-Manzoni, MD; Pavia, Italy, Marion A.J. Van Rossum, MD, PhD; Departmentt of Pediatric Rheumatology and Immunology, Emma Children's Hospital / Academic Medical Center (AMC), Amsterdam, Netherlands and Nikolay Tzaribachev, MD; Pediatric Rheumatology, Center for Rheumatic Diseases, Bad Bramstedt, Germany
ACR Study Groups
Polymyalgia Rheumatica
Bhaskar Dasgupta, MD, FRCP; Rheumatology, Southend University Hospital, Essex, United Kingdom, Eric L. Matteson, MD, MPH; Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and Michael Schirmer, MD; University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
ACR Study Groups
Spondylarthritis
John D. Reveille, MD; Rheumatology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, Robert A. Colbert, MD, PhD; NIAMS NIH, Bethesda, MD and Paul Bowness, MB, BChir, DPhil; Molecular Immunology Group, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

ACR Study Groups
Clinician Educator Study Group
Jessica Berman, MD; Rheumatology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, James M. Ross, MD; Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, Joanne Valeriano-Marcet, MD; Internal Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, Ashley G. Sterrett, MD; Internal Medicine/Rheumatology, JAHVA, Tampa, FL and Helen E. Bateman, MD; Medicine / Rheumatology (111K), James A Haley VA Hospital USF, Tampa, FL
ACR Study Groups
Economic Evaluations: Measurement of Work and Worker Productivity
Annelies Boonen, MD, PhD; Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands, Dorcas E. Beaton, BScOT; Ontario Workers Comp Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada and Aslam H. Anis, PhD; Population and Public Health, Univ of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
ACR Study Groups
Geographic Variation in Rheumatology Workforce
John D. FitzGerald, MD, PhD; Medicine/Rheumatology, UCLA School Med Rehab #32-59, Los Angeles, CA, Cynthia A. Weaver, MD; Cynthia Weaver, MD, Rapid City Medical Center, Rapid City, SD and Eric D. Newman, MD; Department of Rheumatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA
ACR Study Groups
Human Regulatory T Cell Biology
Ethan M. Shevach, MD; Laboratory of Immunology, NIAID/NIH, Bethesda, MD
ACR Study Groups
Hypermobility II
Jaime F. Bravo, MD; Rheumatology, San Juan de Dios Hospital, Santiago, Chile, Lies Rombaut, PT, MSc; Depart of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium, H. Clare Daniel, PsyD; Pain Management Centre, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom and Rodney Grahame, MD, FRCP, FACP; Centre for Rheumatology, University College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
ACR Study Groups
Interdisciplinary Arthritis Management Group
Helen M. Emery, MD; Pediatric Rheumatology, Childrens Hosp & Regional Med, Seattle, WA, Kimberly F. Kimpton, PT; Centennial, CO and Harry L. Gewanter, MD; Pediatric & Adolescent HP, Midlothian, VA
ACR Study Groups
Juvenile Uveitis
Howard Tessler, MD; University of Illinois at Chicago, Gurnee, IL, Egla C. Rabinovich, MD, MPH; Pediatric Rheumatology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC and Ivan Foeldvari, MD; Kinder- und Jugenrheumatologie, Hamburger Zentrum Kinder-und Jugendrheumatologie, Hamburg, Germany
ACR Study Groups
Macrophage Activation Syndrome
Randy Q. Cron, MD, PhD; Pediatric Rheumatology, Univ of Alabama-Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, Angelo Ravelli, MD; Pediatrics, University of Genova, Genoa, Italy, Jan-Inge Henter, MD, PhD; Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden and Paivi Miettunnen, MD; Department of Pediatrics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
ACR Study Groups
Myositis Study Group: New Developments in Myositis Therapies
Chester V. Oddis, MD; Rheum/Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA and Ann M. Reed, MD; Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
ACR Study Groups
Neuro Endocrine Immunology Study Group
Rainer H. Straub, MD; Department of Internal Medicine 1, University Hospital Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany, Richard J. Bucala, MD, PhD; Rheum/Dept of Int Med, Yale University School of Med, New Haven, CT and Roger Hallgren, MD; Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
ACR Study Groups
Osteoarthritis
Peter Van Der Kraan, MSC; Rheumatology, University Hospital Nijmegen, Nijmegen, Netherlands, Mary Goldring, PhD; Research Division, Caspary 527, Hospital for Special Surgery/Weill Cornell Med Col, New York, NY and Anna H. Plaas, PhD; Int Med/Rheumatology, Rush University, Chicago, IL
ACR Study Groups
Patient Feedback, Treatment Adherence and Disease Outcomes
Taher Mahmud, MD, MRCP, MSc; Pembury Hospital, Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom, Kenneth G. Saag, MD, MSc; Div Clinical Immun & Rheum, Univ of Alabama-Birmingham, Birmingham, AL and DP. D'Cruz, FRCP, MD; St. Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom
ACR Study Groups
Psoriatic Arthritis Working Group
Georg Schett, MD, PhD; Department of Internal Medicine 3 and Institute for Clinical Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine 3 and Institute for Clinical Immunology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany, Kurt L. De Vlam, MD; Rheumatology, University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium and Christopher T. Ritchlin, MD, MPH; Allergy Immunology & Rheumatology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
ACR Study Groups
Skin Diseases
David Wetter, MD; Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Nicole Fett, MD; Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Heidi Jacobe, MD; UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, Cristian Vera Kellet , MD; Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile , Santiago, Chile, Jeffrey P. Callen, MD, FACP; Division of Dermatology, Univ Louisville Sch Med, Louisville, KY and David Fiorentino, PhD; Stanford University School of, Stanford, Stanford, CA