Meetings will be held on Fridays from 12:00 -1:00 p.m. in the Shelby Building, Room 105, but if another location is specified for a specific date..

A light lunch will be provided.

For questions concerning the Journal Club, contact Laura B. Hughes, MD, MSPH at lhughes@uabmc.edu or Julie Huff at juliehuff@uabmc.edu

Click on the links below to access the articles that will be discussed.


Date: September 8, 2017
Speakers: Edberg, Jeffrey C., PhD / Laura B. Hughes, MD, MSPH
Theme: Inflammatory arthritis-targets for new treatment and evaluating the safety of old treatments

JE - Rauber et al, 2017
LH - Humphries et al, 2017


Date: September 15, 2017
Lowe Conference - No Journal Club


Date: September 22, 2017
Speakers: Chander Raman, PhD / Archana Jain, MD
Theme: Scleroderma

CR - Takahashi et al, 2017
AJ - Namas et al, 2017


CAMBAC SEMINAR SERIES

Date: September 29, 2017
Speaker: Edward W. Hook III, MD, Endowed Professor of Infectious Disease Translational Research, UAB Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology and Microbiology
Title: Working Together To Forge Successful Mentor-Mentee Relationships
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Click here for a slide show of the seminar


Date: October 6, 2017
Speakers: Beatriz Hanaoka, MD / Amanda Schnell, MD
Theme: Senescence and Mortality in Gout

BH - Vazirpanah et al, 2017
AS - Vincent et al, 2017


Date: October 13, 2017
Speakers: Richard Reynolds, PhD / Nada Elmagboul, MD
Theme: Gout

RR - Crisan et al, 2017
NE - Dalbeth et al, 2017

Slide presentations:

RR - slides
NE - slides


Date: October 20, 2017
Speakers: Matthew Stoll, MD, PhD / Vincent Laufer, graduate trainee
Theme: T cell co-stimulation

MS - Mease et al, 2017
VL - Jiang et al, 2017

Slide presentations:

MS - slides
VL - slides


CAMBAC SEMINAR SERIES

Date: October 27, 2017
Speaker: Matthew J. Hilton, PhD, Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Cell Biology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine
Title: The Complexity of Notch Signaling in Osteoarthritis
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Date: November 3, 2017
No Journal Club - 2017 ACR meeting


Date: November 10, 2017
Speakers: S. Louis Bridges, Jr, MD, PhD / Matthew McConnell, PhD
Theme: RhoA-ROCK in autoimmunity

SLB - Rozo et al, 2017
MM - Weng et al, 2016

Slide presentations:

MM - slides


Date: November 17, 2017
Speakers: Jeffrey Curtis, MD MS MPH / Justin K. Owensby, PharnD, PhD
Theme: RA-related inflammation as it affects both clinical outcomes and cardiovascular outcomes

JC - Crowson et al, 2017
JO - Solomon et al, 2017


Date: November 24, 2017
No Journal Club: Thanksgiving Holiday


Date: December 1, 2017
No Journal Club: CAMBAC Research Day


Date: December 8, 2017
Speakers: Alexabder Szalai, PhD / Alvin Lee Day, M.D.
Theme: Thyroid and RA

AS - Emamifar et al, 2017
ALD - Solomon et al, 2017


Date: December 15, 2017
Speakers: John D. Mountz, MD, PhD / Aprajita Jagpal, MD
Theme: Interferon and SLE

JDM - Amezcua-Guerra et al, 2017
AJ - Furie et al, 2017


Date: December 22, 2017
No Journal Club: Christmas Holiday


Date: December 29, 2017
No Journal Club: New Year Holiday


Date: January 5, 2018
Speakers: Andre Ballesteros-Tato, Ph.D / Robert P. Kimberly, MD
Theme: IL-6/anti IL-6 in auotimmunity

ABT - Arkatkar et al, 2018
RPK - Wallace et al, 2017

Slide Presentations

RPK - Wallace et al, 2017


Date: January 12, 2018

No Journal Club


Date: January 19, 2018
Speakers: Angelo Gaffo, MD, MsPH / Brandon Pope, NIH Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/Ph.D. Program)
Theme: Giant Cell Arthritis

AG - Tuckwell et al, 2017
BP - Zhang et al, 2018


CAMBAC SEMINAR SERIES

Date: January 26, 2018
Speaker: Harry W. Schroeder, Jr, MD, PhD, John R. Irby Research Scholar, Professor of Medicine, Microbiology, and Genetics, Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Director, UAB Program in Immunology, UAB
Title:
How the immune system categorically regulates what appears to be the random process of antigen receptor diversification

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for a flyer


Date: February 2, 2018
Speakers: Maria Danila, MD, MSc, MSPH / Thao Nguyen Tran, MD
Theme: Clinical Risk Factors and RA

MD - Burgers et al, 2017
TNT - George et al, 2017


Date: February 9, 2018
Speakers: Jasvinder Singh, MD, MPH / Robert Dalton Chavez
Theme: Inflammation, gout and atherosclerosis

JAS - Ridker et al, 2017
RDC - Fuster et al, 2017


Date: February 16, 2018
Speakers: Peter Weiser, MD / Courtney Crayne, MD
Theme: IL-6 inhibition in systemic sclerosis

Khanna et al, 2018
Taher et al, 2018


CAMBAC SEMINAR SERIES

Date: February 23, 2018
Speaker: Yi-Ping Li, PhD, Jay McDonald Endowed Professor, UAB Department of Pathology
Title: Core-binding factor subunit beta (Cbfβ) enhances bone regeneration in osteoporosis and other osteolytic diseases, while promotes cartilage repair in osteoarthritis

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