News and Announcements
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.
Feinberg’s chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) medical honor society welcomed 42 new members in a ceremony on March 15, recognizing outstanding educational achievement and significant contributions to medicine.
Northwestern Medicine scientists have discovered two ways to preserve diseased upper motor neurons that would normally be destroyed in ALS.
More than 480 investigators, students, trainees and faculty presented scientific posters and abstracts at Feinberg’s 16th Annual Lewis Landsberg Research Day.
Investigators have discovered striking genetic differences in subsets of fetal immune cells, providing insight into morbidity related to premature birth.
- 06.01.2022We are proud to announce that Dr. Harris Perlman, Division Chief of Rheumatology, was named a recipient of the Medical Faculty Council's Mentor of the Year Award for 2022 at Northwestern Medicine. To view the recording of the mentoring workshop, follow THIS LINK.
Feinberg’s Medical Faculty Council recently honored the recipients of the 2022 Mentor of the Year award at a virtual mentoring workshop.
An interdisciplinary team of Northwestern Medicine investigators led by Karen Ridge, PhD, has been awarded a $14 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to study the mechanisms that promote lung tissue repair in patients with severe viral pneumonia.
- 08.06.2021"The results are "very thought-provoking," according to Drs. Jean Lin and Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman, both rheumatologists at Northwestern University Medicine in Chicago."
Lee et al. examined the use of a smartphone application to monitor longitudinal electronic patient-reported outcomes on satisfaction and disease activity in patients with RA.
A new wearable sensor that actually quantifies itch by measuring scratching when placed on the hand has been developed by Northwestern University scientists.
- 01.08.2021Chicago Magazine has named the following Northwestern Rheumatology Doctors as Top Doctors of 2021: Richard Pope, MD, Rowland Chang, MD, Christine Hsieh, MD, Arthur Mandelin, MD, Eric Ruderman, MD, and Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman, MD.
- Single-Cell Transcriptomic Analysis of Human Lung Provides Insights into the Pathology of Pulmonary Fibrosis12.15.2018