Track: Clinical and Research

requires a separate registration fee.

Friday, November 4, 2011

1:00 PM-5:30 PM

ACR/ABIM Maintenance of Certification Learning Session - 2011 Update in Rheumatology
ACR/ABIM Maintenance of Certification Learning Session - 2011 Update in Rheumatology
Carol A. Langford, MD, MHS; Rheumatic and Immunologic Dis, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, Mary Chester Wasko, MD, MSc; West Penn Allegheny Health System, Temple University School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA and Robert A. Kalish, MD; Div of Rheumatology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research

Saturday, November 5, 2011

7:00 AM-8:00 AM

ARHP Clinical Focus Course: Targeted Approaches to Complex Pain Management
Continental Breakfast
Clinical and Research  Audience Response System  Pain Management

7:00 AM-8:30 AM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Continental Breakfast
Clinical and Research

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

ARHP Clinical Focus Course: Targeted Approaches to Complex Pain Management
Pain: Pathophysiology and Clinical Assessment
Afton L. Hassett, PsyD; Anesthesiology - Chronic Pain & Fatigue Resch Ctr, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, Yvonne C. Lee, MD, MMedSc; Rheumatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, Daniel J. Clauw, MD; Anesthesiology/Internal Medicine (Rheum), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI and Elizabeth G. Salt, PhD; Rheumatology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
Clinical and Research  Audience Response System  Pain Management  SessionSelect

8:30 AM-8:35 AM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Welcome and Introductions
Daniel H. Solomon, MD, MPH; Division of Rheumatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA and Carol A. Wallace, MD; Div Rheumatology-Pediatrics, Childrens Hosp & Regional Med, Seattle, WA
Clinical and Research

8:35 AM-10:30 AM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Session I: Introduction and Overview of Comparative Effectiveness Research from the Perspective of Government and Insurers
Carolyn M. Clancy, MD; Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD and Edmund Pezalla, MD, MPH; Office of the Chief Medical Officer, Aetna, Hartford, CT
Clinical and Research

10:30 AM-12:15 PM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Session II: Methods for Comparative Effectiveness Research
Sasha Bernatsky, MD, PhD; Clinical Epidemiology, McGill UHC/RVH, Montreal, QC, Canada, Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD; Dept. of Medicine, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA and Daniel H. Solomon, MD, MPH; Division of Rheumatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research

10:30 AM-2:00 PM

ARHP Clinical Focus Course: Targeted Approaches to Complex Pain Management
Complex Pain Issues: Comorbidities and Special Populations
Leslie J. Crofford, MD; Div of Rheumatology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, Lesley M. Arnold, MD; Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, Laura E. Schanberg, MD; Dept of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC and Kam Nola, PharmD, MS; Pharmacy Practice, Lipscomb College of Pharmacy, Nashville, TN
Clinical and Research  Audience Response System  Pain Management  SessionSelect

12:15 PM-1:30 PM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Boxed Lunches and Roundtable Discussions of Registries with their Organizers
Clinical and Research

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

ACR/ARHP Pre-Conference Courses
Boxed Lunch
Clinical and Research  Pain Management

1:30 PM-1:35 PM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Introduction of Afternoon Session
Carol A. Wallace, MD; Div Rheumatology-Pediatrics, Childrens Hosp & Regional Med, Seattle, WA and Daniel H. Solomon, MD, MPH; Division of Rheumatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research

1:35 PM-2:55 PM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Session III: Developing Standardized Treatment Algorithms for Registries
Deborah Schrag, MD, MPH; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA and Carol A. Wallace, MD; Div Rheumatology-Pediatrics, Childrens Hosp & Regional Med, Seattle, WA
Clinical and Research

2:00 PM-4:30 PM

ARHP Clinical Focus Course: Targeted Approaches to Complex Pain Management
Evidence-based Non-pharmacological Interventions
Jan K. Richardson, PT, PhD, OCS, FAPTA; Medical, Universal SmartComp, Washington, PA, David A. Williams, PhD; Chronic Pain & Fatigue Rsch Ctr, Univ of MI Hlth System-Lobby M, Ann Arbor, MI, Daniel J. Clauw, MD; Anesthesiology/Internal Medicine (Rheum), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Afton L. Hassett, PsyD; Anesthesiology - Chronic Pain & Fatigue Resch Ctr, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI and Kam Nola, PharmD, MS; Pharmacy Practice, Lipscomb College of Pharmacy, Nashville, TN
Clinical and Research  Audience Response System  Pain Management  SessionSelect

2:55 PM-4:00 PM

ACR Clinical Research Conference: Comparative Effectiveness Research in Rheumatology
Session IV: Successes in Rheumatology Comparative Effectiveness Research
Jeffrey D. Greenberg, MD; Rheumatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, Kimme L. Hyrich, MD, PhD, FRCPC; Arthritis Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom, Thomas A. Medsger, MD; Medicine/Rheumatology, Univ of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, Laura E. Schanberg, MD; Dept of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC and Frederick Wolfe, MD; National Data Bank for Rheumatic Diseases, Wichita, KS
Clinical and Research

5:00 PM-6:30 PM

ACR/ARHP Opening Lecture
ACR/ARHP Opening Lecture and Awards
David G. Borenstein, MD; Arthritis & Rheumatism Assoc, Washington, DC and Neil H. Shubin, PhD; Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

Sunday, November 6, 2011

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

REF Special Session
ACR REF Oscar S. Gluck, MD, Memorial Lectureship: Everything a Rheumatologist Should Know About Glucocorticoid-Induced Bone Fragility but was Afraid to Ask
Nancy E. Lane, MD; Musculoskeletal Diseases of Aging Research Center/UCDMC, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
Year in Review
Leslie J. Crofford, MD; Div of Rheumatology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY and David A. Fox, MD; Rheumatology/Int Medicine, Univ of Michigan Med Ctr, Ann Arbor, MI
Clinical and Research  Patient Safety  SessionSelect

9:00 AM-10:00 AM

ACR Immunology Updates for the Clinicians
New Targets in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Syk, Jaks and Btk
Iain B. McInnes, FRCP, PhD; University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

9:30 AM-10:30 AM

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Best Practices for Collaboration in Research and Clinical Practice - CANCELLED
Holly Falk-Krzesinski, PhD; Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS) Institute, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Clinical and Research
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
The Osteoarthritis Initiative: A Database for Knee Osteoarthritis Research
Michael C. Nevitt, MPH, PhD; Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco, CA and John Lynch, PhD; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF, San Francisco, CA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

11:00 AM-12:30 PM

ACR Plenary
ACR Plenary Session I: Discovery 2011
Gerd-Rüdiger Burmester, MD; Rheumatology/Clinical Immunology, Charité - University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Rasa Bozaite-Gluosniene, MD; Rheumatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, Ami A. Shah, MD, MHS; Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Carol Wallace, MD; Div Rheumatology-Pediatrics, Childrens Hosp & Regional Med, Seattle, WA and Stephen P. Messier, PhD; Department of Health and Exercise Science, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

ACR Practice Issues
Publishing in Peer-Reviewed Medical Journals
Marian T. Hannan, DSc, MPH; Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew SeniorLife & Harvard Med Sch, Boston, MA, Phil Fontanarosa, MD, MBA; JAMA, Chicago, IL, Gary A. Koretzky, MD, PhD; Medicine, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA and Joan M. Bathon, MD; Division of Rheumatology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

2:30 PM-4:00 PM

REF Special Session
ACR REF Special Session: Within Our Reach: Finding a Cure for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Nancy J. Olsen, MD; Medicine, Penn State MS Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, Jill Norris, MPH, PhD; Epidemiology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO and Joan M. Bathon, MD; Division of Rheumatology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

4:30 PM-6:00 PM

ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Deconstructing the Randomized Controlled Trial: Assessing the Study Quality of Level One Non-Drug Studies
Susan L. Murphy, OTR; Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI and Nancy A. Baker, ScD, MPH, OTR/L; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Clinical and Research  Patient Safety  SessionSelect

Monday, November 7, 2011

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

ACR Immunology Updates for the Clinicians
T-Cell Regulation and Autoimmune Pathogenesis: Th1, Th2, Th17 and T Regs
Jane Hoyt Buckner, MD; Benaroya Research Institute, Seattle, WA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
New and Noteworthy: Nursing, Pharmacy and Pedorthics
Basia Belza, PhD; Biobehavioral Nur & Health Sys, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Kam Nola, PharmD, MS; Pharmacy Practice, Lipscomb College of Pharmacy, Nashville, TN and Dennis J. Janisse, C, Ped; Pm&r, Medical College of WI, Milwaukee, WI
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

9:00 AM-10:00 AM

ARHP Concurrent Sessions
To P or Not to P? Knowing When the P-Value is Less than Useful
Michael P. LaValley, PhD; Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA and Daniel K. White, PT, ScD; Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

4:30 PM-6:00 PM

REF Special Session
ACR REF Marshall J. Schiff, MD, Memorial Lectureship: Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network - A Prospective Longitudinal Cohort of ACL Reconstruction Outcomes
Kurt P. Spindler, MD; Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, Dennis F.G. Remst, MSc; Rheumatology Research & Advanced Therapeutics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, Netherlands and Johanne M. Pelletier, PhD; Pharmacology, Osteoarthritis Research Unit, University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM), Notre-Dame Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
Leveraging Existing Resources for Your Research: Clinical and Translational Science Award Centers and Alternatives
Bruce N. Cronstein, MD; Dept of Med, Div of Rheum, New York Univ Medical Center, New York, NY, Gary S. Firestein, MD; Div of Rheumatology, UCSD School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, Tim Bongartz, MD, MS; Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Anthony Hayward, MD, PhD; Division for Clinical Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD and Megan E. B. Clowse, MD, MPH; Rheumatology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
The Earliest Phases of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Update on American and European Initiatives
Elizabeth W. Karlson, MD; Rheumatology/Immunology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, Paul P. Tak, MD, PhD; Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology, EULAR & FOCIS Center of Excellence, AMC/University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, V. Michael Holers, MD; Rheumatology Division, Univ of Colorado School of Med, Aurora, CO, Lars Klareskog, MD, PhD; Rheumatology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden and Hani S. El-Gabalawy, MD, FRCPC; Arthritis Centre, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Theories on Sex Disparities in Autoimmune Disease: From Estrogen to the X Chromosome
Cherie L. Butts, PhD; Laboratory of Immunology, Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, Bruce C. Richardson, MD, PhD; Rheumatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI and Amr H. Sawalha, MD; Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City, OK
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

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
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

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

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Arthritis and Traditional Chinese Medicine
Chenchen Wang, MD, MSc; Rheumatology, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research  Pain Management  SessionSelect

2:30 PM-4:00 PM

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

4:30 PM-6:00 PM

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 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
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

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

ACR Immunology Updates for the Clinicians
Apoptosis, Phagocytic Clearance and Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases
Keith B. Elkon, MD; Rheumatology Box 356428, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
Rheumatology Roundup: Highlights from the 2011 Annual Scientific Meeting
John J. Cush, MD; Baylor Research Institute, Dallas, TX and Arthur Kavanaugh, MD; Rheumatology/AllergyImmunology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
Clinical and Research  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Brain Correlates of Chronic Pain
Richard E. Harris, PhD; Anesthesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Clinical and Research  Pain Management  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Highlights from the 2011 ARHP Sessions
Donah Z. Crawford, BS, MA; Clinical Trials, The Arthritis Group, Philadelphia, PA and Robert R. McLean, DSc, MPH; Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Senior Life/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Rubbing Elbows with the Higher Ups: Effective Communications with Administration
Linda S. Ehrlich-Jones, PhD, RN; Research CROR, Rehabilitation Institute Chicago, Chicago, IL and Eric P. Gall, MD, MACR, MACP; Rheumatology, Arizona Arthritis Center, Tucson, AZ
Clinical and Research  Educators  SessionSelect

9:00 AM-10:00 AM

ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Introduction to Comparative Effectiveness Research Study Designs for Rheumatology Health Professionals
Jennifer M. Hootman, ATC, PhD; Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Kennesaw, GA, Susan J. Bartlett, PhD; Clin Epi Ross 4.31, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada and Kaleb D. Michaud, PhD; Rheumatology, Univ of Nebraska Med Ctr & National Data Bank for Rheumatic Diseases, Omaha, NE
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

11:00 AM-12:30 PM

ACR Clinical Symposia
Biosimilar Products in the U.S. Market: Fact or Fiction?
Thomas Felix, MD; Scientific Affairs, Global Development, Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA, Andrea Laslop, Univ-Prof, MD; Scientific Office, Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES), Vienna, Austria and Vibeke Strand, FACP, FACR, MD; Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect