News Archives

November 29, 2017

The GW Division of Rheumatology was well represented at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting in San Diego.  Our faculty served as speakers and moderators for several sessions during the meeting.  GW Rheumatology fellows, Erica McBride and Marc Phillpotts, competed in the 'Know

October 11, 2017

Dr. Saira Bilal joins the GW Division of Rheumatology from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.

October 10, 2017

Pegloticase is a highly effective therapy for patients with refractory and/or tophaceous gout, but has a high discontinuation rate (30-50%) due to development of anti-drug ant

July 24, 2017

Dr. Patience White worked with the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee for Child Health Financing to update the key policy about health care coverage needs for children (up to age 26).

May 26, 2017

Congratulations to Sonia Silinsky Krupnikova on winning the Mark Millen Memorial Award.  The Mark Millen Memorial Award is presented annually to a member of the graduating class who has demonstrated exceptional proficiency in the field of rheumatology.

May 11, 2017

Research done by Gulnara Mamyrova and the GW Myositis Clinic Team assessed environmental factors associated with disease flare in juvenile and adult dermatomyositis (DM).

March 20, 2017

GW Rheumatology fellows and faculty hosted a joint injection workshop for GW School of Medicine and Health Science students in the Stuart S. Kassan CLASS Center.  

December 12, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Mandana Hashefi.  Her article on Rheumatologic Manifestations of Malignancy was published in Clinics of Geriatric Medicine