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Barbara Lee Bass, The Pioneer

An esteemed academic leader and surgeon who trained and taught at GW, Dr. Bass has established a pioneering career defined by excellence in patient care, educational innovation, interdisciplinary research and discovery and service.

Barbara Lee Bass, The Pioneer
Erica McBride
June 12, 2018 Rheumatology News

The Division of Rheumatology is pleased to announce that Dr. Erica McBride was voted Fellow of the Year by the 2018 graduating residency class. This is a huge achievement and indicates Dr. McBride’s enthusiasm for education and passion for Rheumatology. Congratulations Dr. McBride!

November 29, 2017 Rheumatology News

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 '...

Dr. Saira Bilal
October 11, 2017 Rheumatology News

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

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...

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).