In the News
AIR Research Presented at National Meeting
Friday, December 4, 2020
The AIR Division was well represented at the American College of Rheumatology’s 2020 National Meeting which was held virtually from November 5th through the 9th. This meeting highlights the most current research findings as they relate to Rheumatology. Faculty, post-doctoral fellows and research staff presented their research through numerous posters and oral presentations.
AIR Walks to Support Lupus and Scleroderma Research
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Despite many community activities being virtual in 2020, the AIR division is still involved, participating in the Lupus Research Alliance’s “ManyOne Can. Walk with Us to Cure Lupus” and the Scleroderma Foundation’s “Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma."
Drs. Bethany Marston and Jason Kolfenbach Share Their Advice for Fellows
Friday, September 11, 2020
Bethany Marston, MD, Director of the Rheumatology Fellowship Program at URMC, and Jason Kolfenbach, MD, Director of the Rheumatology Fellowship Program at the University of Colorado, recently published the article, “How to Succeed in a Fellowship and Beyond” in the news magazine, The Rheumatologist. The article discusses five focus areas to help fellows get the most out of their training. Read the article.
Christopher Ritchlin, MD, MPH Presents at the 13th Annual Rheumatology Nurses Society Conference
Thursday, August 6, 2020
On August 6, 2020, Dr. Ritchlin gave a presentation entitled “The Latest Treatments, Research, and Guidelines for Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA)” at the Rheumatology Nurses Society Conference which was held virtually this year.Read More: Christopher Ritchlin, MD, MPH Presents at the 13th Annual Rheumatology Nurses Society Conference
Dr. Jessica Stern Authors Study on Asthma and Food Allergies
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Jessica Stern, MD and colleagues recently published their findings on the association between food allergy and asthma morbidity in The Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Read more here (subscription required). Abstract is also available on PubMed.