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Dr. Jennifer Anolik Presents Second Opinion 5 on the Symptoms of Lupus

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

The December 28th episode of Second Opinion focused on the chronic autoimmune disease systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus). Jennifer Anolik, M.D., Ph.D. was a featured panelist presenting the Second Opinion 5 segment, which outlined five common symptoms of lupus. View the episode.

AIR Research Presented at ACR National Meeting

Thursday, November 17, 2016

The AIR Division was well represented at the American College of Rheumatology’s national meeting in Washington, DC November 11-16, 2016. This meeting highlights the most current research findings as they relate to Rheumatology. Six faculty members and one fellow had a total of 10 presentations which included posters, panel discussions, meet the professor sessions, and oral presentations. Christopher Ritchlin, M.D., MPH served as a moderator for sessions centering on psoriatic arthritis and spondyloarthropathies.

10th Annual Lupus Education Day Held

Saturday, October 15, 2016

This year's event was held on October 15th and featured Dr. Richard Furie, Chief of Rheumatology at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, an internationally recognized expert in lupus clinical trials.  View the presentation from this event on our patient education events listing.

Lattimore Road Clinic Now Open

Monday, October 10, 2016

In addition to our offices at 400 Red Creek Drive, we are now offering Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology clinical services at 125 Latimore Road, Suite G-110. Infusion services will be offered beginning in January 2017.

UR Medicine/ Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology
125 Lattimore Road
Suite G-110
Rochester, NY 14620
Allergy/Immunology: (585) 486-0930
Rheumatology: (585) 486-0901

NIAMS Update Features AIR Research

Thursday, September 1, 2016

AIR researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center have been studying how B cells contribute to bone loss in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). As described in the September issue of NIAMS Update, this research provides information on new ways to approach treatments in people with RA.

AIR Researchers Demonstrate Role for B Cells in Bone Erosion in RA

Thursday, April 14, 2016

AIR researchers have uncovered a new mechanism of bone erosion and a possible biomarker for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The group is the first to demonstrate that immune cells, called B cells, contribute directly to the breakdown of bone in RA by producing a signaling molecule called RANKL.

Read More: AIR Researchers Demonstrate Role for B Cells in Bone Erosion in RA

Dr. Anolik Featured in a Rochester Business Journal Article That Addresses Autoimmune Diseases

Friday, April 1, 2016

Jennifer Anolik, M.D., Ph.D. was recently featured in the Rochester Business Journal article, “Autoimmune Diseases are Frustrating to Diagnose, Treat.”  The article highlights many of the challenges for patients and their physicians.