January 2020 Conference

Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Guest Speaker:  Eric M. Ruderman, MD
“ACR 2019 Update, or what will the FDA do?”

 Meeting Information and Location

Location:  Gene & Georgetti 
          9421 W. Higgins Rd., Rosemont
          Google Map - click here

Date:  Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Time:  6:00 p.m. - Reception/Exhibitors
            6:45 p.m. - Dinner & Lecture
            8:00 - Adjourn


This Month's Guest Speaker

Eric M. Ruderman, MD

Professor of Medicine
Associate Chief, Clinical Affairs
Division of Rheumatology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Dr. Ruderman received his undergraduate degree in English Literature from Princeton University. He attended medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine followed by a residency in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his rheumatology fellowship at Brigham and Women's Hospital, with a concurrent research fellowship under a T32 training grant at the Harvard School of Public Health. At Northwestern since 2000, where he has held a number of roles, Dr. Ruderman currently serves as Associate Chief, Clinical Affairs for the Division of Rheumatology.  Dr. Ruderman's academic focus is on linking the clinical and research enterprises within the division to foster novel translational work that will advance the field of rheumatology.  His clinical focus is on Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis (combined program with Dermatology), Spondyloarthritis.

Meeting Registration

  • DOWNLOAD the paper registration form (PDF document) - coming soon

Advance registration is required for this conference. Please complete the online registration form or download and print the PDF form and return it to the CRS office no later than January 27th.  Your pre-registration helps us to properly plan so you have an enjoyable evening.  

You may mail your form paper registration form to the CRS administrative office: 10 W. Phillip Rd., Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL  60061; or send by fax to: 847/680-1682

Educational Items and CME Credit

Course Director & Secretary/Treasurer: Anisha Dua, MD, MPH
Target Audience: Practicing rheumatologists, rheumatology fellows and interested professionals

CME - This activity is planned and implemented by Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology (IAO) and the Chicago Rheumatism Society. IAO is accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association to provide continuing education for physicians.

Credit Designation for Physicians
IAO designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Exhibitors – Exhibiting companies participating will be acknowledged at the time of the meeting.


Please direct any questions or concerns to the Chicago Rheumatism Society administrative office --
     10 W. Phillip Rd., Suite 120
     Vernon Hills, IL  60061-1730
     Phone: 847-680-1666
     Fax:  847-680-1682
     Email:  [email protected]


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