Below is the schedule of presentations from members representing the BWH Section of Clinical Sciences at the ACR’s 2017 Annual Meeting held in San Diego, CA.  Known times and locations for presentations will continue to be updated.

Friday, November 3, 2017

FormatAbstract #First AuthorSenior AuthorPresentation/Abstract TitlesTime
Invited TalkPeter NigrovicN/AToward personalized medicine in adult and pediatric arthritis2:05-2:35 PM

Sunday, November 5, 2017

FormatAbstract #First AuthorSenior AuthorPresentation/Abstract TitlesTime
PosterDaniel H SolomonN/AClinical Year in Review7:30- 8:00 AM
66055Taysir Mahmoud
Nancy ShadickFLARE-RA Instrument Detects RA Flares Independent of Disease Activity9:00-11:00AM
65373Christine IannacconeNancy ShadickCharacteristics of Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Who Have a DMARD Interruption and the Impact of Using a Bridging Medication on Clinical and Patient Reported Outcomes9:00-11:00AM
63527Sara TedeschiDaniel H SolomonImproved Identification of Pseudogout in Electronic Medical Records By Adding Text String Searching to a Billing Code Algorithm9:00-11:00AM
64021Eun Ha KangSeoyoung C KimComparative Pulmonary Safety of Abatacept and Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors in Patients with RA and Chronic Pulmonary Condition9:00-11:00AM
64852Seoyoung C KimSebastian SchneeweissCardiovascular Safety of Tocilizumab Versus Abatacept in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Multi-Database Study9:00-11:00AM
66380Michelle FritsKatherine LiaoFactors Associated with TNF Receptor 2 Levels Above Measurable Range in Rheumatoid Arthritis.9:00-11:00AM
Cianna LeatherwoodKaren CostenbaderSystemic Hypertension Is Associated with Presence of Vascular Injury on Lupus Nephritis Renal Biopsies: A Retrospective Cohort Study9:00-11:00AM
297Ricardo GrieshaberPeter NigrovicMultiplexed characterization of circulating and joint-derived human neutrophils in inflammatory arthritis9:00-11:00AM
Orals62980Yvonne LeeDaniel H SolomonTrends and Predictors of Chronic Opioid Use in Individuals with RA2:30 PM
65506Alyssa Wohlfahrt & Zack ZhangYvonne LeeIdentification of Clinically Relevant Pain Profiles in Individuals with Active RA2:30 PM
66634Katherine LiaoMarcelo Di CarliCoronary Microvascular Dysfunction in Rheumatoid Arthritis Compared to Diabetes Mellitus in Patients without Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease2:30 PM
Jeffrey SparksElizabeth KarlsonRheumatoid Arthritis and Risk for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or Asthma among Women During 38 Years of Prospective Follow-up2:30 PM
67195Jessica WilliamsKaren CostenbaderPesticide Exposure and Risk of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in an Urban Population of Predominantly African-American Women4:30 PM
64052Candace FeldmanIchiro KawachiArea-Level Predictors of Medication Nonadherence Among U.S. Medicaid Beneficiaries with Lupus: A Multilevel Study4:30 PM

Monday, November 6, 2017

FormatAbstract #First AuthorSenior AuthorPresentation/Abstract TitleTime
Invited talkDaniel H SolomonN/AImplementation Science in Rheumatology7:30 AM
ACR SessionKatherine LiaoN/AShould CVD Impact the Choice of Treatment in RA?9:30 AM
Posters63168Sara TedeschiDaniel H SolomonSwollen Joint Count, but Not Inflammatory Cytokines, Differs By Frequency of Fish Consumption in a Cross-Sectional Rheumatoid Arthritis Cohort9:00-11:00AM
63933Sara TedeschiKaren CostenbaderA Multicriteria Decision Analysis for the Development of New Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Classification Criteria9:00-11:00AM
64019Seoyoung C KimDaniel H SolomonRisk of Cardiovascular Events in Older Patients with Gout Initiating Probenecid Versus Allopurinol: A Population-Based Cohort Study9:00-11:00AM
66024Jing CuiDaniel H SolomonGWAS of Gout in Patients with Hyperuricemia Identified Many Possible New Candidate Risk Alleles9:00-11:00AM
65940Gabriela MaicaNancy A. ShadickUnderstanding the Differences in Patient Definitions of Rheumatoid Arthritis Flares Using OMERACT Core Domains9:00-11:00AM
Jeffrey SparksDaniel H SolomonImpact of DMARD Treatment on Risk of Repeat Cardiovascular Events among Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, or Psoriasis9:00-11:00AM
66004Mary Beth SonKaren CostenbaderImpact of Social Support and Illness Perception on the Transition of Pediatric SLE Patients to Adult Care9:00-11:00AM
64330Kristin D'SilvaKaren CostenbaderArthritis and Hydroxychloroquine Are Associated with Decreased Risk of Macrophage Activation Syndrome Among Adults Hospitalized with SLE9:00-11:00AM
Sarah ChenKaren CostenbaderAtrial Fibrillation/Flutter Hospitalizations Among Patients with SLE and Diabetes Compared to the General U.S. Medicaid Population9:00-11:00AM
Sarah ChenKaren CostenbaderHeart Failure Hospitalizations Among SLE and Diabetes Mellitus Patients Compared to the General U.S. Medicaid Population9:00-11:00AM
Cianna LeatherwoodKaren CostenbaderSLICC Damage Index Is Associated with Tubulointerstitial Nephritis on Lupus Nephritis Biopsies9:00-11:00AM
65996Deepak RaoJennifer AnolikMethods for Generating Multiple High-Dimensional Analyses of Cryopreserved Synovial Tissue Developed By the Accelerating Medicines Partnership RA/SLE Network9:00-11:00AM
1739Anna Helena JonssonMichael B. BrennerVδ1, Vδ2, and Other γδT Cells in Blood and Synovium of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Other Autoimmune Arthritides9:00-11:00AM
OralsDaniel H SolomonElena LosinaBenefits and Sustainability of a Learning Collaborative for Implementation of Treat to Target2:30 PM
64235Candace FeldmanDaniel Solomon & Karen CostenbaderAssociation between Hydroxychloroquine Nonadherence and Adverse Outcomes Among Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus4:30 PM
65513Rishi J DesaiSeoyoung C KimLongitudinal Changes in Serum Uric Acid Levels and Associated Risk of Cardiometabolic Events and Renal Insufficiency in Gout Patients4:30 PM
Jeffrey SparksBing LuInflammatory Dietary Pattern and Risk of Developing Rheumatoid Arthritis in Women4:30 PM

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

FormatAbstract #First AuthorSenior AuthorPresentation/Abstract TitleTime
Invited talkPeter NigrovicN/ANavigating the mentoring relationship for career growth8:00-8:30AM
Karen CostenbaderN/AEULAR/ACR Classification Criteria Update for SLE: Use of the New Criteria in Real Cases8:10 AM
Plenary presentation65864Lindsey MacFarlaneJeffrey KatzEffect of Baseline and Change in Effusion-Synovitis on Cartilage Damage over 18 Months in Patients with Osteoarthritis and Meniscal Tear11:00 AM
Posters64541Penny WangSeoyoung C KimIdentification of Urate Deposits in Patients with Asymptomatic Hyperuricemia Using a Dual-Energy CT Scan9:00-11:00AM
63684Kathleen VanniDaniel H SolomonHematologic Abnormalities during the Use of Low Dose Methotrexate for Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis9:00-11:00AM
62850Yvonne LeeRoy FleischmannRemaining Pain in DMARD-Naive Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Baricitinib and Methotrexate9:00-11:00AM
63243Sara TedeschiKatherine LiaoPseudogout Among Patients Fulfilling a Billing Code Algorithm for Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease (CPPD)9:00-11:00AM
Jeffrey SparksNancy Shadick & Elizabeth KarlsonIncidence and Predictors of Dyspnea on Exertion in a Prospective Cohort of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis9:00-11:00AM
67062Lindsey MacFarlanePaul DellaripaImpact of Rheumatologic Evaluation and Serologic Testing on Patients with Fibrotic Interstitial Lung Disease: A Single Center Retrospective Experience9:00-11:00AM
Sarah ChenSeoyoung KimUse of Prescription Opioids Among Patients with Systemic Inflammatory Diseases (SID) Versus Patients with Hypertension but No SID9:00-11:00AM
Medha BarbhaiyaKaren CostenbaderAssociation of Ultraviolet-B Radiation and Risk of SLE Among Women in the Nurses’ Health Studies9:00-11:00AM
66431Medha BarbhaiyaKaren CostenbaderDietary Quality and Risk of SLE in the Nurses’ Health Studies 9:00-11:00AM
65811Deepak RaoBetty DiamondDevelopment of a Protocol for Single Cell Transcriptomics of Cells from Cryopreserved Lupus Nephritis Kidney Tissue and Urine for the Accelerating Medicines Partnership RA/SLE Network9:00-11:00AM
2712Anaïs LevescotPeter NigrovicAutoimmune arthritis in IL-1 receptor antagonist deficient mice is associated with a pathogenic conversion of Foxp3+ regulatory T cells into Th17 cells9:00-11:00AM
OralsHarm-Jan WestraSoumya RaychaudhuriFine-mapping identifies causal variants for RA and T1D in DNASE1L3, Sirpg, MEG3, TNFAIP3 and CD28/CTLA4 Loci4:45 PM
Daniel H SolomonM. Elaine HusniThe Risk of Major Toxicity with Aspirin for Primary Cardiovascular Prevention in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Using NSAIDs: A Secondary Cohort Analysis from a Randomized Controlled Trial2:30 PM
Christopher BellKaren CostenbaderHealthcare Resource Utilization and Costs in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus before and after Initiating Treatment with Intravenous Belimumab: A US Claims Database Analysis2:30 PM
MaryAnn ZhangSeoyoung C KimRisk of Cardiovascular Events in Older Patients with Gout Initiating Febuxostat Versus Allopurinol: A Population-Based Cohort Study4:30 PM

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

FormatAbstract #First AuthorSenior AuthorPresentation/Abstract TitlesTime
Invited TalkJeffrey SparksN/AHow to Find the Right Grant at the Right Time9:00 AM
Orals63524Sara TedeschiKaren CostenbaderComparative Rates of Osteoporotic Fractures Among U.S. Medicaid Enrollees with and without Systemic Lupus Erythematosus9:00 AM