faculty

John Cush, MD

Director of Clinical Rheumatology Baylor Research Institute Professor of Medicine and Rheumatology Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, TX

Sergio Schwartzman, MD

Franchellie M. Cadwell Chair Weill Cornell Medical College Hospital for Special Surgery New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

Jeff Curtis, MD

University of Alabama at Birmingham, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology
William J. Koopman Endowed Professor in Rheumatology and Immunology
Co-Director, UAB Arthritis Clinical Intervention Program Co-Director, UABCenter for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERTS)
Co-Director, UAB PharmacoEpidemiology and Economic Research
(PEER) Group
Birmingham, AL

Kathryn Dao, MD

Arthritis Care & Research Center
Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, TX

DORUK ERKAN, MD, MPH

Associate Physician-Scientist Barbara Volcker Center for Women and Rheumatic Diseases
Associate Attending Rheumatologist and Clinical Researcher, Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

ARYEH FISCHER, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine-Rheumatology
University of Denver Colorado
Denver, CO

Arthur Kavanaugh, MD

Professor of Medicine
Director, Center for Innovative Therapy in the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology
University of California
San Diego, CA

Jonathan Kay, MD

Director of Clinical Research, Division of Rheumatology Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts
Medical School
Worcester, MA

Nancy Lane, MD

Professor of Medicine, Rheumatology, and Aging Research Director for the Center for Musculoskeletal Health University of California at Davis School of Medicine
Sacramento, CA

Carol Langford, MD

Rheumatologic and Immunologic Disease Director, Center for Vasculitis Care and Research
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Sue Manzi, MD

Chair, Department of Medicine, Allegheny Health Network Vice Chair and Professor Medicine Temple University School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Peter Merkel, MD, MPH

Chief, Division of Rheumatology Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

WILLIAM RIGBY, MD

Professor of Medicine
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine
Hanover, NH

Eric Ruderman, MD

Professor of Medicine Division of Rheumatology Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Alvin Wells, MD, PhD

Director of the Rheumatology and Immunotherapy Center Franklin, WI
Adjunct Assistant Professor,
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

Sterling West, MD

Fellowship Program Director, Professor of Medicine Division of Rheumatology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, CO

Kevin Winthrop, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases, Ophthalmology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR