Boston MCRC 2021 Pilot Grant RFA

Boston Musculoskeletal Clinical Research Collaboratory, a NIAMS funded CCCR, is delighted to announce a Request for Applications (RFA) for Pilot Project Grants.

Key Dates

RFA Release Date:                      March 1, 2021
Notification of Intent:               May 1, 2021
Application Due:                         June 15, 2021
Funding Start Date:                   August 1, 2021

Tuhina Neogi at Medical Grand Rounds

Medical Grand Rounds

“My Joint Hurts – What Should I Do?” Addressing Common Questions About Managing OA

Friday, January 29, 2021
12:00 – 1:00

Presented by:

Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology
Chief of Rheumatology
Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center
Boston University School of Public Health

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Tuhina Neogi on Understanding Pain in OA

There is a well-recognized structure-symptoms discordance in osteoarthritis, reflecting the multifactorial nature of pain in osteoarthritis. In this talk presented on December 9, Dr. Neogi reviewed evidence regarding altered neurobiological mechanisms contributing to the pain experience, with implications for new treatment opportunities.

Evans Day Award Recipient: Michael York, MD

Congratulations to Drs. Michael York, Christina Lam and Hanni Menn-Josephy on receiving the CLINICAL QUALITY IMPROVEMENT AWARD at Evans Day this week, for their project Reducing No-Shows in the Multidisciplinary Lupus Clinic. This was a joint project involving the Rheumatology, Dermatology, and Nephrology clinics.

And congratulations to our collaborator Dr. Vijaya Kolachalama for receiving the Junior Faculty Award for Outstanding Research Collaborator.

Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD, National Leader in Gout Management, on New ACR Guidelines

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RHEUMATOLOGY Reading Room | Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD, National Leader in Gout Management, on New ACR Guidelines | Medpage Today

For the first time in eight years, the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) has updated its guidelines for the effective management of gout.

Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD, chief of rheumatology at Boston Medical Center, served as a coauthor of the 2020 American College of Rheumatology Guideline for the Management of Gout, which was simultaneously published in Arthritis & Rheumatology and Arthritis Care and Research. She recently spoke with MedPage Today about the document and its recommendations. The exchange has been edited for length and clarity.

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