NEWS


The  2018 CAMBAC Research Day
Friday, December 7, 2018

Troy Randall, Ph.D., Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, and colleagues definitively showed that memory B cells in the lung may be important for more effective influenza vaccinations. Read more


Dr. Winn Chatham featured in a video launching the new Rheumatology Research Foundation $75M campaign at the 2018 ACR meeting. Click here for video


Research carried out by Beatriz Hanaoka, MD (Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology) and Prabhakara Nagareddy, Ph.D. (Department of Nutrition Sciences) identifies novel possible therapies for patients with rheumatoid arthritis and potential for cardiovascular disease. Read more


Led by Kenneth Saag, MD, Phase two of clinical gout trial begins at UAB. For details click here


UAB expert highlights need to do more trials in the epidemic center of disease. Read more here


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Goals of the Center

    • To generate new understanding of the mechanisms of arthritis, musculoskeletal, bone, and autoimmune diseases and apply this knowledge to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of these conditions.

 

    • To promote and integrate fundamental, translational, and clinical research with clinical care of patients with arthritis, musculoskeletal, bone, and autoimmune diseases.

 

    • To educate the public about arthritis, musculoskeletal, bone, and autoimmune diseases and how they can partner with us to achieve our goals of better ways to diagnose, treat, and prevent these conditions.

 

    • To train future investigators and health care professionals in arthritis, musculoskeletal, bone, and autoimmune diseases.