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Abey Berhanu
October 10, 2017 Rheumatology News

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 antibodies causing loss of efficacy and risk of infusion reactions.  This case report demonstrates that low doses of oral imm

Dr. Patience White
July 24, 2017 Rheumatology News

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).

Sonia Silinsky Krupnikova accepting Mark Millen Memorial Award
May 26, 2017 Rheumatology News

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 Rheumatology News

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 Rheumatology News

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.  

Mandana Hashefi
December 12, 2016 Rheumatology News

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

Erica McBride
December 08, 2016 Rheumatology News

The GW Division of Rheumatology is pleased to announce that Dr. Erica McBride will be joining the division as a fellow in July 2017.  Dr. McBride is currently a Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at George Washington University.  At the 2016 ACR Conference, Dr.

Dr. Nora Taylor
December 01, 2016 Rheumatology News

Symptomatic knee osteoarthritis is a common complaint of many elderly patients in primary care offices.