JainAssistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology


Faculty Office Tower, room 834
510 20th Street South

Telephone: (205) 934-1532



MD, Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University, New Delhi, India, 2001
Internship (Internal Medicine), St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL, 2003-2004
Residency (Internal Medicine), St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL, 2004-2005
Chief Resident (Internal Medicine), St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL, 2005-2006


Research and Clinical Interests

Clinical interests include inflammatory arthritis, SLE, vasculitides, inflammatory myopathies, utilization of musculoskeletal ultrasound as a tool for evaluation of rheumatic disease. Main research interest is the safety of biological therapies in rheumatic diseases.


Selected Publications

Singh JA, Furst DE, Bharat A, Curtis JR, Kavanaugh AF, Kremer JM, Moreland LW, O'Dell J, Winthrop KL, Beukelman T, Bridges SL Jr, Chatham WW, Paulus HE, Suarez-Almazor M, Bombardier C, Dougados M, Khanna D, King CM, Leong AL, Matteson EL, Schousboe JT, Moynihan E, Kolba KS, Jain, A, Volkman, ER, Agrawal, H, Bae, S, Mudano, AS, Patkar, NM, Saag, KG.2012 Update of the 2008 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Recommendations for the use of Disease-Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs (DMARDs) and Biologics in the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). Arthritis Care Res 64(5):625-39. PMID: 22473917

Curtis JR, Jain A, Askling J, Bridges SL Jr, Carmona L, Dixon W, Finckh A et al. 2010. A Comparison of Patient Characteristics and Outcomes in Selected European and U.S. Rheumatoid Arthritis Registries. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 40(1):2-14.e1.PMID: 20674669

Curtis JR, Patkar NM, Jain A, Greenberg J, Solomon DH. 2009. The Validity of Physician-Reported Hospitalized Infections in an Observational U.S. Arthritis Registry. Rheumatology (Oxford). 48(10):1269-72. PMID: 19654217

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