In the News
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
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.