In the News: Tuhina Neogi in endocrineweb

Gout Management—Need for Greater Attentiveness to Broader Treatment Treating patients at risk for or diagnosed with type 2 diabetes should be closely monitored for gout-related disease, with treat-to-target therapy initiated early with ongoing monitoring, informed by new consensus statement, and clinical guidelines pending from the American College of Rheumatology. Written by Kathleen Doheny with John […]

Kathryn Bacon receives RRF Career Development Research Award

Dr. Kathryn Bacon, Instructor of Medicine in Rheumatology, has received a Career Development Research Award from the Rheumatology Research Foundation. Kathy’s research, titled “Machine-Learning Analysis of Longitudinal Gait Data in Osteoarthritis,” leveraging data from the MOST cohort (a large longitudinal cohort of people with or at risk of osteoarthritis) will use machine-learning methods to analyze […]

IN THE NEWS: Tuhina Neogi at ACR2019

BMC’s new Chief of #Rheumatology, @Tuhina_Neogi, highlights @ACRheum’s updated practice guidelines for managing #gout, focusing on the treat-to-target strategy & optimizing urate-lowering therapy:  via @Consultant360 @RheumatologyCo1

Congratulations to Dr. Eugene Kissin – Designated ‘Evans Clinician’

Dr. Kissin has been selected to receive the Evans Clinician title.  This designation award was established in 2017 to recognize and celebrate outstanding clinicians who possess clinical skills, attributes and professionalism that define excellence and to establish a home for such individuals to share experiences and grow their membership.  Similar to the DOM Clinical Excellence […]

David T. Felson, MD, MPH Awarded an NIH P30 Center Grant

Dr. Felson has been awarded an NIH P30 Center Grant. The Boston University Core Center for Clinical Research (CCCR) will provide broad clinical research methods expertise to a large multidisciplinary group of investigators whose research focuses on osteoarthritis and gout with a secondary emphasis on scleroderma, spondyloarthritis, osteoporosis and musculoskeletal pain. The group, which includes […]