Read the latest news from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology. The links below take you to articles where you can learn more about our faculty’s latest achievements, awards, and honors.
World Lupus Day - May 10th!
Patricia Canessa, PhD Field Director from the NU National Education Program in Chicago was invited accompanied by our selected community site Director Zorayda Avila Toledo, and a Lupus education leader (also known as MONARCAS) to introduce the programmatic model and inform the public about signs and symptoms of lupus that too often are overlooked with devastating consequences. The program will be broadcasted on May 10th, Lupus Day and watched by an expected audience of 7 million people.
Chang Awarded 2017 Mentor of the YearThe Medical Faculty Council honored Dr. Rowland Chang with a Mentor of Year Award.
- Richard Pope, MD, professor of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology and the Solovy/Arthritis Research Society Professor, is the winner of the 2017 Tripartite Legacy Faculty Prize in Translational Science and Education. Pope’s lab studies the biology of macrophages in rheumatoid arthritis, specifically directed at defining the mechanisms that promote resistance to cell death or apoptosis.