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Tuesday, November 8, 2011

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

ACR Medical Aspects of Rheumatic Diseases
Celiac Disease: Immunopathogenesis and Clinical Spectrum Potential
Joseph A. Murray, MD; Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR State-of-the-Art Lectures
Complimentary Roles for Complement in the Rheumatic Diseases
John D. Lambris, PhD; Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Research  SessionSelect
ACR State-of-the-Art Lectures
New Insights into Bone Remodeling
Dallas Jones, PhD; Harvard University, Boston, MA
Research  SessionSelect
ACR State-of-the-Art Lectures
Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Inflammation and Cardiovascular Health
Artemis P. Simopoulos, MD; Nutrition and Health, Center for Genetics, Washington, DC and Joel M. Kremer, MD; Albany Medical College and The Center for Rheumatology, Albany, NY
Clinical and Research  Clinical Practice  Patient Safety  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
An Update in the Diagnosis and Management of Juvenile Dermatomyositis
Angelo Ravelli, MD; Pediatrics, University of Genova, Genoa, Italy, Clarissa Pilkington, MBBS.BSc; Rheumatology Department, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom and Ellie Haggart, BSc; Paediatric Rheumatology, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Pediatrics  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Cognitive Function in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Robin L. Brey, MD; Medicine/Neurology, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Mechanical Factors in Knee Osteoarthritis: A Plausible Road to Riches
Leena Sharma, MD; Division of Rheumatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL and Alison H. Chang, PT, DPT, MS; PT & Human Movement Sciences, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

7:30 AM-9:00 AM

ACR Special Sessions
Gender Issues in the Rheumatology Workforce
Abby Abelson, MD; Dept of Rheum & Immun Dis, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, Sheila A. Dugan, MD; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL and Leslie J. Crofford, MD; Div of Rheumatology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
Business of Rheumatology  Educators  SessionSelect

7:45 AM-9:15 AM

061
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Ankylosing Spondylitis: Disease Modification
Joachim Sieper, MD; Charité – Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
062
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Antiphospholipid Syndrome
Graham R. V. Hughes, MD; London Lupus Centre, London Bridge Hospital, London, United Kingdom
063
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Crystal: Diagnosis and Management of Gout
Michael A. Becker, MD; University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
064
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Difficult Patient Interactions
Dennis J. Boyle, MD; Denver Health Medical Ctr, Denver, CO
Pain Management
065
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Osteoarthritis: Update 2011
Richard F. Loeser, MD; Section Of Molecular Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
066
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Pain: Evaluation and Treatment of Back Pain
David G. Borenstein, MD; Arthritis & Rheumatism Assoc, Washington, DC
Pain Management
067
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Pregnancy in Rheumatic Diseases
Megan E. B. Clowse, MD, MPH; Rheumatology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
068
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Early Rheumatoid Arthritis
James R. O'Dell, MD; Dept of Internal Medicine, Univ of Nebraska Med Ctr, Omaha, NE
069
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Scleroderma: Systemic Sclerosis
Christopher P. Denton, PhD; Centre for Rheumatology and Connective Tissue Diseases, UCL Medical School, London, United Kingdom
070
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Vasculitis: Update
Peter A. Merkel, MD, MPH; Vasculitis Center, E5, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

7:45 AM-9:45 AM

228
ACR Workshops
Adult Musculoskeletal Lower Examinations
Arthur M. Mandelin II, MD, PhD; Rheumatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
229
ACR Workshops
Musculoskeletal Exam Skills II: Regional Musculoskeletal Examination of the Neck and Low Back
George V. Lawry, MD; Rheumatology Division, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA and Paul C. Utrie, MD; Rheumatology, Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, Green Bay, WI
230
ACR Workshops
Rheumatology Physical Examination of Upper Extremity and Cervical Spine: Anatomical Correlates
Robert A. Kalish, MD; Div of Rheumatology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA and Pablo Villasenor Ovies, MD; Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Instituto Nacional de Rehabilitación, Ciudad de México, Mexico
231
ACR Workshops
Synovial Fluid Analysis and Crystal Identification
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD; Dept of Rheum/Immun NA10, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, Lan X. Chen, MD, PhD; Rheumatology/Medicine, Penn Presbyterian Med Ctr, Philadelphia, PA and Gilda M. Clayburne, MLT; Arthritis/Immun Center, VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA

9:00 AM-9:45 AM

327
ACR/ARHP Poster Tours
Osteoarthritis - Clinical Aspects
328
330
ACR/ARHP Poster Tours
Vasculitis

9:00 AM-10:00 AM

ACR Immunology Updates for the Clinicians
Genetic Defects, AIRE and Autoimmunity
Mark Anderson, MD, PhD; Daibetes Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
REF Special Session
ACR REF Paul Klemperer, MD Memorial Lectureship: Osteoarthritis - Quo Vadis - Where are We Now - Where are We Going?
Roland W. Moskowitz, MD; Div of Rheum/Dept of Medicine, University HospitalsCase Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ACR State-of-the-Art Lectures
Cytokine and Chemokine Regulation of Chronic Pain
Richard J. Miller, PhD; Northwestern University, Evaston, IL
Research  SessionSelect
ACR State-of-the-Art Lectures
Neutrophil Recruitment by Intravascular Danger Signals
Paul Kubes, PhD; Immunology and Gastrointestinal Research Groups, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Adult Pharmacogenomics
S. Louis Bridges Jr., MD, PhD; Clinical Immunology & Rheum, Marguerite Jones Harbert-Gene V. Ball, MD Professor of Medicine, and Director, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Daltroy Memorial Lecture: The Role of Cultural Diversity in Patient-Healthcare Provider Communication
Maria E. Suarez-Almazor, MD, PhD; General Internal Medicine, University of Texas. M.D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Pregnancy and Child Care Issues for Parents with Arthritis
Alison Hammond, PhD; CHSRR/OT C407 Allerton Bldg, University of Salford, Salford, United Kingdom and Carole V. Dodge, OT, CHT; OT 1G221, Univ of Michigan Med Ctr, Ann Arbor, MI
Clinical  Pain Management  Patient Safety  SessionSelect

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

ACR Clinical Symposia
Emerging Concepts in the Inflammatory Myopathies
Lisa Christopher-Stine, MD, MPH; Ste 4500, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Dana P. Ascherman, MD; Medicine/Rheumatology, University of Miami, Miami, FL and David Fiorentino, PhD; Stanford University School of, Stanford, Stanford, CA
Clinical  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Spondylarthropathies: Recent Insights
Walter P. Maksymowych, FRCP, FRCP(C); Medicine/Rheumatic Dis Unit, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada, Gabrielle H. Kingsley, FRCP, MBChB, PhD; Academic Rheumatology, Kings College London, London, United Kingdom and John D. Carter, MD; Internal Medicine; Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect

9:00 AM-6:00 PM

ACR Poster Session
Vasculitis
ACR Late Breaking Abstracts
ACR Late-breaking Abstract Poster Session
Josef S. Smolen, MD; Department of Rheumatology, Medical University of Vienna and Hietzing Hospital, Vienna, Austria, Mark C. Genovese, MD; Division of Rheumatology, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA, Roy Fleischmann, MD; University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, Megan L. Krause, MD; Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, P. T. Nash, FRACP, MBBS; Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia and Victoria W.M. Ko; SWS Clinical School, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
ARHP Poster Session
ARHP Health Services Research
ARHP Poster Session
ARHP Pediatrics
ARHP Poster Session
ARHP Psychology/Social Sciences
ARHP Poster Session
ARHP Research Methodology

9:30 AM-10:30 AM

ACR Practice Issues
Understanding Medicare Incentive Programs: e-Prescribing & PQRI
Salahuddin Kazi, MD; Health Informatics Office, Dallas VA Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Business of Rheumatology  Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect

10:00 AM-11:00 AM

10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Exhibits
Exhibits

10:15 AM-11:00 AM

332
333
ACR/ARHP Poster Tours
Osteoarthritis: Clinical Aspects
335

10:30 AM-11:15 AM

10:30 AM-12:30 PM

232
ACR Workshops
Histopathology of Vasculitis
Allen Burke, MD; University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD and Jonathon Heath, MD; University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
233
ACR Workshops
Joint Injection Techniques
Atul A. Deodhar, MD, MRCP; Div of Arthritis & Rheum OP-09, Oregon Health & Science Univ, Portland, OR and Kenneth S. O'Rourke, MD; Section on Rheum & Immunology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC
Fellows-in-Training
234
ACR Workshops
Musculoskeletal Exam Skills III: Regional Musculoskeletal Examination of the Shoulder and Knee
George V. Lawry, MD; Rheumatology Division, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA and Paul C. Utrie, MD; Rheumatology, Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Specialists, Green Bay, WI

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

ACR Clinical Symposia
Periodic Fevers with Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Adenitis
Karyl S. Barron, MD; Div Intramural Research, NIAID-NIH, Bethesda, MD
Pediatrics and Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Are You Losing It? How to Deal with Loss to Follow Up in Research Studies and Clinical Trials
Robert R. McLean, DSc, MPH; Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Senior Life/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA and Alyssa B. Dufour, MA; Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife & Boston Univ, Boston, MA
Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Arthritis and Traditional Chinese Medicine
Chenchen Wang, MD, MSc; Rheumatology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research  Pain Management  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Entrapment Neuropathies and Nerve Conduction Studies
Hans L. Carlson, MD; Department of Othopaedics and Rehabilitation, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Fiscal Management of Infusion Clinics: Academic and Private Practice Perspectives
Victoria L. Ruffing, RN; Medicine JHAAC, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD and Karen M. Ferguson, MS; Spokane, WA
Business of Rheumatology  SessionSelect

11:00 AM-12:30 PM

ACR Basic Science Symposium
Towards Prevention of Atherosclerosis Progression in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Insights into the Relationship between Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease
Kees Hovingh, MD, PhD; Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center at the University of Amsterdam , Amsterdam, Netherlands, Bart Staels, PhD; Universite de Lille II, Lille, France and Daniel J. Rader, MD; Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Research  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
The Three Ps of Dermatologic and Autoimmune Disease: Pyoderma, Panniculitis and Pemphigus/Pemphigoid
Jeffrey P. Callen, MD, FACP; Division of Dermatology, Univ Louisville Sch Med, Louisville, KY, Lela A. Lee, MD; Dermatology, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO and Victoria P. Werth, MD; Dermatology/2nd Fl, University of Pennsylvania and Philadelphia V.A. Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR Plenary
Plenary Session III
Clara Dees, MSc; 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, Sonja Herman, MD; Rheumatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Roozbeh Sharif, MD; Rheumatology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, Ranjeny Thomas, MBBS, MD; Diamantina Institute, Univ of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, Yohei Kirino, MD, PhD; Medical Genetics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD and John H. Stone, MD, MPH; Rheumatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
SessionSelect
ACR Practice Issues
CORC Forum: Payment Reform Options
Warren Skea, PhD; Health Research Institute Advisory Team, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Dallas, TX and Michael S. Barr, MD, MBA, FACP; American College of Physicians, Washington, DC
Business of Rheumatology  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

ARHP Special Sessions
Networking Break

12:30 PM-1:15 PM

12:45 PM-2:15 PM

071
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Ankylosing Spondylitis: 2011 Update
Desiree van der Heijde, MD, PhD; Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands
072
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Basic Immunology for Clinical Rheumatologists
Antony Rosen, MD; Mason Lord Bldg Ctr Tower, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Fellows-in-Training
073
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Fibromyalgia and Dysautonomia
Manuel Martinez-Lavin, MD; Chief Rheumatology, National Cardiology Institute, Mexico City, Mexico
Pain Management
074
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Myopathy: Issues in Diagnosis and Treatment
Mark F. Gourley, MD; NIAMS, Bldg 10, Room 6N216F, Bethesda, MD
075
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Pulmonary Manifestations of Rheumatic Disease
Paul F. Dellaripa, MD; Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Womens Hospital, Boston, MA
076
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Challenging Cases
Jonathan Kay, MD; Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
077
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Central Nervous System
Jorge Sanchez-Guerrero, MD, MS; Rheumatology, Mount Sinai Hospital/University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
078
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Difficult to Treat Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Elena M. Massarotti, MD; Rheumatology/PBB-3, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
079
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Temporal Arteritis
Gene G. Hunder, MD; Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
080
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Vasculitis: An Update
Paul A. Monach, MD, PhD; Rheumatology, Boston University, Boston, MA

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

ACR Clinical Symposia
Hyperuricemia and Gout: Mechanisms and Morbidity
Michael H. Pillinger, MD; Rheumatology, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR Practice Issues
Mastering Patient Flow to Improve Practice Operations
Owen J. Dahl, MBA, FACHE, CHBC, LSSMBB; Owen Dahl Consulting, The Woodlands, TX
Business of Rheumatology  Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
Education Redesign for Teaching Rheumatologists
Lee Berkowitz, MD; Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
Business of Rheumatology  Educators  Fellows-in-Training  SessionSelect
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

1:15 PM-3:15 PM

235
ACR Workshops
Histopathology of Vasculitis
Allen Burke, MD; University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD and Jonathon Heath, MD; University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
236
ACR Workshops
Muscle Involvement in Rheumatic Diseases
Sakir Humayun Gultekin, MD; Pathology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
237
ACR Workshops
Musculoskeletal Imaging
William Morrison, MD; Musculoskeletal Imaging Division - Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

1:45 PM-2:30 PM

ACR Special Sessions
ACR Leadership Town Hall and Business Meeting
David G. Borenstein, MD; Arthritis & Rheumatism Assoc, Washington, DC, James R. O'Dell, MD; Dept of Internal Medicine, Univ of Nebraska Med Ctr, Omaha, NE, Joseph Flood, MD; Musculoskeletal Med Specialists, Columbus, OH, Audrey B. Uknis, MD; Office of Admissions, Temple Univ School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, E. William St Clair, MD; Dept of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC and Nadine T. James, RN, PhD; Hattiesburg, MS
SessionSelect

2:00 PM-3:00 PM

2:30 PM-3:15 PM

Innovation Theater
Revealing RA at the Molecular Level: Biomarkers for Disease Activity Assessment in Rheumatoid Arthritis - Presented by Crescendo Bioscience
Jeffery R. Curtis, MD, MPH, MSPH; Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

2:30 PM-4:00 PM

ACR Concurrent Abstract Session
ACR Late-breaking Abstract Presentations
SessionSelect
ACR Concurrent Abstract Session
Miscellaneous Rheumatic and Inflammatory Diseases
SessionSelect
ACR Basic Science Symposium
Mechanisms of Lymphoma Development in Systemic Autoimmune Disease
Lynn Goldin, PhD; Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Genetic Epidemiology Branch, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, Xavier Mariette, MD; Rheumatology, Université Paris-Sud, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France and Rafael Casellas, PhD; Genomic & Immunity, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Research  SessionSelect
ACR Basic Science Symposium
Next-Generation Sequencing Applied to Rheumatic Diseases
Peter K. Gregersen, MD; Genomics and Human Genetics, Feinstein Institute Medical Reschearch, Manhasset, NY, Niek De Vries, MD, PhD; Clinical Immunol & Rheumatol, AMC / University of Amsterdam F4-105, Amsterdam, Netherlands and William Robinson, MD, PhD; CCSR 4135 Immunology Rheumatol, Stanford Univ School of Med, Stanford, CA
Research  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
The Neuromuscular System in Osteoarthritis
Najia Shakoor, MD; Rheumatology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, Ewa M. Roos, PT, PhD; Inst Sports and Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark and Laura E. Thorp, MPT, PhD; Anatomy and Cell Biology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Clinical  Pain Management  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Vasculitis: Key Issues for the Clinician in Three Unique Diseases
Michael E. Wechsler, MMSc, MD; Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, Rula Hajj-Ali, MD; Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH and Peter A. Merkel, MD, MPH; Vasculitis Center, E5, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR Late Breaking Abstracts
ACR Concurrent Abstract Session: 2011 Late-breaking Abstracts
Gerd R. Burmester, MD, PhD; Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany, J.P. Brown; CHUQ-CHUL Research Centre, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada, Morten Asser Karsdal, MSc, PhD; Nordic Bioscience, Herlev, Denmark, Paul P. Tak, MD, PhD; Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology, EULAR & FOCIS Center of Excellence, AMC/University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Fabrizio De Benedetti, MD, PhD; IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesů, Rome, Italy and William P. Sheridan; BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Durham, NC
REF Special Session
ACR REF Edmond L. Dubois, MD, Memorial Lectureship:
Natalia V. Giltiay; Department of Immunology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Alessandra Pernis, MD; Autoimmunity & Inflammation, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, Anne Davidson, MBBS; Autoimmunity and Musculoskeletal Diseases, Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, NY, Song G. Zheng, MD; Medicine, USC Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, Chaim Putterman, MD; Div of Rheum-Forchh 701, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY and Mariana J. Kaplan, MD; 5520 MSRBI Rheumatology, University of Michigan Rheumatology, Ann Arbor, MI
SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Abstract Session
ARHP Psychology/Social Sciences
SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Beyond Pain and Fatigue: Expanding Clinician and Researcher Focus to Improve Daily Life
Monique A. Gignac, PhD; Health Care & Outcomes Research, Toronto Western Research Institute & University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, Ross Wilkie, PhD; Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom, Catherine L. Backman, OT, PhD; Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada and Patricia P. Katz, PhD; Medicine, Univercity of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Clinical and Research  Pain Management  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Extrarticular Manifestations of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Ophthalmologic, Pulmonary and Cardiovascular
James T. Rosenbaum, MD; Casey Eye Inst/Ophthalmology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, Joan M. Bathon, MD; Division of Rheumatology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY and Gopal Allada, MD; Pulmonary and Critical Care, Oregan Health & Science University, Portland, OR
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Keep People with Arthritis Working: An Interactive Case-based Discussion
Nancy A. Baker, ScD, MPH, OTR/L; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, Julie J. Keysor, PhD, PT; Rehabilitation Science, Boston Univ Sargent College, Boston, MA, Diane V. Lacaille, FRCP(C), FRCPC, MD, MHSc; Rheumatology, Arthritis Research Ctr Canada, Vancouver, BC, Canada and Saralynn H. Allaire, ScD; Clinical Epidemiology Research, Boston Univ School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Practice Potpourri
Dennis J. Boyle, MD; Denver Health Medical Ctr, Denver, CO, Pascale Schwab, MD; Div Arth & Rheum Dis, Portland VA and Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, Timothy E. Caragher, PhD; Core Laboratory, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL and Jill Ferrari, PhD, BSc(Hons); Health and Bioscience, University of East London, London, United Kingdom
Clinical  SessionSelect

4:00 PM-6:00 PM

238
ACR Workshops
Patient Questionnaires to Monitor Status and Document Improvement in Standard Care: Practical Considerations
Theodore Pincus, MD; Rheumatology, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
239
ACR Workshops
Peripheral Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Rheumatology Practice
Philip G. Conaghan, MD, PhD; University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom and Mikkel Ostergaard, MD, PhD, DMSc; Dept of Rheumatology RM, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
240
ACR Workshops
Scientific Graphs: An Alternative to PowerPoint and Excel
Maarten Boers, MD, MSc, PhD; Epidemiology & Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands

4:30 PM-6:00 PM

081
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Dermatological Manifestations of Rheumatic Diseases
Nicole Fett, MD; Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
082
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Effective Use of Technology
William M. McClatchey, MD; Piedmont Healthcare, Atlanta, GA
083
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Psoriatic Arthritis
M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH; Rheumatology Dept A50, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
084
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Raynaud's and Digital Ischemia
Janet E. Pope, MD, MPH; Medicine/Rheumatology, St. Joseph's Health Care, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
085
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Biological Agents
Larry W. Moreland, MD; Division of Rheumatology & Clinical Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
086
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Safety of Novel Therapies
Daniel H. Solomon, MD, MPH; Division of Rheumatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Patient Safety
087
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Rheumatology Practice 101: Starting Out in Practice for The Graduating Fellow
Michael J. Maricic, MD; Catalina Pointe Rheumatology, Tucson, AZ
Fellows-in-Training
088
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Lupus Nephritis
Frédéric A. Houssiau, MD, PhD; Department of Rheumatology, Université catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
089
ACR Meet the Professor Sessions
Vaccinations for Patients on Biologic Therapies
Clifton O. Bingham III, MD; Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
ACR Concurrent Abstract Session
B-cell Biology and Targets in Autoimmune Disease
SessionSelect
ACR Concurrent Abstract Session
Cytokines, Mediators, and Gene Regulation II
SessionSelect
ACR Basic Science Symposium
New Concepts in the Autoimmune Pathogenesis of Interstitial Lung Diseases
Carol A. Feghali-Bostwick, PhD; Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, Matthias Mack, MD; University Hospital Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany and Erica Herzog, MD, PhD; Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Research  SessionSelect
ACR Basic Science Symposium
Osteoarthritis: A Disease of the Joint as an Organ
Maurizio Pacifici, PhD; Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, Wim B. Van Den Berg, PhD; Rheumatology, Radboud Univ Nijmegen Med Centre, Nijmegen, Netherlands and Harrie Weinans, PhD; Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Research  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Challenging Complications of Systemic Sclerosis
Yannick Allanore, MD, PhD; Rheumatology, Paris Descartes University, Rheumatology A department, Cochin Hospital, Paris, France, Romy Christmann, FRACP; Rheumatology, Boston University, Boston, MA and Virginia D. Steen, MD; Dept of Rheumatology, Georgetown Univ Medical Center, Washington, DC
Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Developing ACR Guidelines for the Treatment of Gout
John D. FitzGerald, MD, PhD; Medicine/Rheumatology, UCLA School Med Rehab #32-59, Los Angeles, CA, Puja Khanna, MD, MPH; Rheumatology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, Dinesh Khanna, MD, MSc; Div of Rheumatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI and Robert Terkeltaub, MD; Rheumatology, VA Medical Ctr, San Diego, CA
Clinical and Research  Patient Safety  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Extra Glandular Manifestations of Sjögren's Syndrome
Julius Birnbaum, MD, MHS; Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD and Xavier Mariette, MD; Rheumatology, Université Paris-Sud, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
Clinical  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
The Child with Chronic Pain
Michael Henrickson, MD, MPH; Rheumatology, MLC 4010, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, Susmita Kashikar-Zuck, PhD; Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH and Brian M. Feldman, FRCP, MD; Division of Rheumatology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
Pediatrics and Clinical  Pain Management  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
ACR/ARHP Knowledge Bowl
Carlos Gadea, MD1, Elvira Lindwall, MD2, Patricia Hobday, MD3, Robert W. Lightfoot, MD4, Anika Alarakhia, MD2, Theresa Wampler Muskardin, MD3, Christine Chhakchhuak5, Robert Quinet, MD6 and Bryce A. Binstadt, MD, PhD7; (1)Rheumatology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY(2)Rheumatology, Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA(3)Pediatric Rheumatology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN(4)Division of Rheumatology, Univ of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY(5)Division of Rheumatology, MD, Lexington, KY(6)Rheumatology, Ochsner Medical Center - New Orleans, New Orleans, LA(7)Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Clinical and Research  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
Insurance Roundtable
Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR/ARHP Combined Session
ACR/ARHP Combined Epidemiology Abstract Session
Jeffery R. Curtis, MD, MPH, MSPH; Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, Jennifer M. Hootman, ATC, PhD; Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Kennesaw, GA, Alyssa B. Dufour, MA; Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife & Boston Univ, Boston, MA, Bing LU, DrPH; Rheumatology/Immunology, Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, Joanne Homik, FRCP(C), MD; University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada and Gunnar Tomasson, MD; Rheumatology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
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ARHP Concurrent Abstract Session
ARHP Research Methodology
SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Designing Exercise Prescriptions for Individuals with Arthritis and Other Comorbidities: What are the Considerations?
Mary E. Christenson, PT, PhD; School of PT MC G4, Regis University, Denver, CO and Maura D. Iversen, DPT, SD, MPH, PT; Northeastern University, Department of Physical Therapy and Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Clinical  Patient Safety  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Improving Health Measurement in Rheumatology
Peter Ten Klooster, PhD1, Stephanie Nikolaus, MSc2, Martijn Oude Voshaar, MSc3 and Liseth Siemons, MSc3; (1)Pcgr, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands(2)Behavioral Sciences, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands(3)Department of Psychology, Health & Technology, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Metabolic Bone Disease
Shreyasee Amin, MDCM, FRCP(C), MPH; Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and Michael McClung, MD; Oregon Osteoporosis Center, Portland, OR
Clinical  SessionSelect

6:30 PM-9:30 PM

Industry Supported Symposia
Enhancing Outcomes in Chronic Pain Associated with Osteoarthritis: Faculty Debate and Clinical Case Discussions
Marc Hochberg, MD, MPH; Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD and Thomas J. Schnitzer, MD, PhD; PM&R and Int Med, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Industry Supported Symposia
Treat to Target: Emerging Approaches to Patient Care
Allan Gibofsky, FACP, JD, MD; Medicine and Public Health, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, Josef Smolen, MD; Department of Rheumatology, Medical University of Vienna and Hietzing Hospital, Vienna, Austria and Arthur Kavanaugh, MD; Rheumatology/AllergyImmunology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA