Our diverse international faculty are chosen each year from their contributions to current research, guidelines &/or cutting edge therapeutics, recent publications on pertinent topics and overall knowledge on relevant rheumatology issues. 

Lisa Christopher-Stine,  M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor of Medicine & Neurology
Johns Hopkins Myositis Center,
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Baltimore MD

John J. Cush, M.D.
Executive Editor

Professor of Medicine & Rheumatology, Baylor Univ. & Medical Center
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Dallas, TX

Daniel M. Doleys, Ph.D.

Aurhor: Pain: Dynamics & Complexities
The Doleys Clinic
Birmingham, AL

N. Lawrence Edwards, M.D.

Vice Chair for Education  Professor,
 Department of Medicine, University of Florida 
College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL

Alan L. Epstein, M.D.


Clinical Professor of Medicine 
University of Pennsylvania
School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Aryeh Fischer, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Rheumatologyy, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine,
 University of Colorado
Denver, CO

Richard Alan Furie, M.D.

Chief of Rheumatology,
Northwell Health,
Professor of Medicine,
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine,  
Great Neck , NY

Mark C. Genovese, M.D.

Raitt Professor of Medicine
Co-Division Chief
Division of Immunology & Rheumatology
Stanford University Medical Ctr
Stanford, CA

Susan M. Goodman, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical School
Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY

William F. Harvey, M.D., M.Sc.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Tufts Medical Center
Boston, MA

Edward Keystone, M.D., FRCP (C)

Profssor of Medicine
Univerisity of Toronto
The Rebecca MaDonald Centre for Arthritis
Mount Sinai Hospital
Toronto, Ontario

Svetlana Krasnokutsky, M.D., M.S.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Drew J. Kurtzman, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Dermatology
Director of Connective Tissue Disease Clinic
University of Arizona College of Medicine
Tuscon, AZ

Carol A. Langford, M.D., M.H.S.

Center for Vasculitis Care & Research
Harold C. Schott Chair in Rheumatic & Innumologic Diseases
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Iain McInnis, M.D., Ph.D, FRCP, FRSE, FMedSci

Professor of Experimental Medicine
Muirhead Professor of Medicine
Director, Institute of Infection, Immunity & Inflammation
University of Glasgow
Glasgow , Scotland 

Ann K. Rosenthal, M.D.

Chief of Rheumatology
Professor of Medicine
Vice Chair for Faculty Development
Medical College of Wisconson
Milwaukee, WI

Kenneth S. Saag, M.D., M.Sc.

Professor of Medicine
Vice Chair
Department of Medicne
Director, COERE
University of Alabama in Birmingham School of Medicine
Birmingham, AL

Lisa R. Sammaritano, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Associate Attending Physician
Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY

Robert F. Spiera, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Director, Scleroderma, Vasculitis, & Myositis Center
Department of Medicine,
Division of Rheumatology
Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY 

Richard A. Tucker

Drug Education Consulting Group
Former DEA Special Agent
Aurora, IL

Fredrick B. Vivino, M.D., M.S. 

Chief of Rheumatology
Penn Presbyterian Medical Ctr.
Penn Sjogren's Center
Professor of Clinical Medicine University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA