2019

October 25th

  • JBC Year 4 by Dr. Peter Nigrovic

  • Single cell transcriptomic and proteomic profiling of lung and synovium in rheumatoid arthritis by Drs. Kevin Wei and Fan Zhang

          Location: Bayles Conference Room, 15 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115
          Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

March 22nd

  • CyTOF analyses of knowns and unknown by Dr. Deepak Rao

  • Gut microbiota, IGF-1 and Skeletal Growth by Dr. Julia Charles

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

February 15th

  • Physiological and Pathological Roles of Protein Citrullination by I-Cheng Ho

  • Grant Aims 2018 by Dr. Lindsey Macfarlane

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

January 25th

  • Finding mediators of the response to TNF and IL-17:
    RNA-seq with time-series, dose-response, and gene silencing by  Kamil Slowikowski

  • Biomarkers and Genetics of Rheumatoid Arthritis-associated Interstitial Lung Disease  by Dr. Tracy Doyle

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

2018

December 21st

  • AERD- Aspirin-Exacerbated Respiratory Disease by  Dr. Tanya Laidlaw

  • Leveraging Cytometry by Time of Flight Technology: Analyzing murine bone marrow in neutropenic sepsis  by Dr. Julie Ng

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

November 30th

  • The Childhood Arthritis & Rheumatology Research Alliance by  Dr. Mary Beth Son

  • Deficiency of adenosine deaminase 2 (DADA2)- Monogenic vasculitis and beyond  by Dr. Pui Lee

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

September 25th

  • Cross-Departmental Affinity Group for Machine Learning Applied to Radiological Imaging by  Dr. Jeffrey Duryea

         Download Announcement 

  • Prospective Recruitment of healthy volunteers by genotype using the Partners Biobank by  Dr. Jeffrey Sparks

  • RNA sequencing of monocyte subsets from blood and synovial fluid by Dr. Daimon Simmons

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

May 25th

  • Software for Quantitative Image Assessment of Musculoskeletal Diseases: A Tasting Menu of Methodologies by  Dr. Jeffrey Duryea

  • All of Us Research Program by Dr. Elizabeth Karlson

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

April 10th

JBC’s Second Annual Visiting Speaker: Dr. Hermine Brunner

  • Rheumatology Grand Rounds

    Update Of Lupus Nephritis Diagnosis & Therapy In Children

    Location:  Room 03002- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 8:00-9:00 a.m.
  • Patient Care Rounds

    Comprehensive Quality Driven Care of Adolescents with Lupus

    Location:  Room 5010- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

February 16th

  • BRI Single Cell Genomics Core by Dr. Kevin Wei M.D.

Location:  Room 03002- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

January 19th

  • Regulatory roles of citrullination in the differentiation/function of Th cells by Dr. I-Cheng Ho

  • A pilot study of dual-energy CT scan in pseudogout by Dr.Sara Tedeschi

Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

2017

December 15th 

  • VERITY by Drs. Daniel Solomon and Jeffrey Sparks

    Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

November 17th 

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: Hypercitrullinated Cells and Consequences by Dr. Nishant Dwivedi

  • Innate like T cells in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Other Autoimmune Arthritis by Dr. Helena Jonosson

    Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

October 27th 

  • Accelerating skin disease research by Dr. Rachael Clark

    Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

September 29th 

  • Discovering the pro- and anti-regenerative factors at work post-amputation by Dr. Jessica Whited

  • Human Cartilage Aging and Osteoarthritis by Dr. Shuanhu Zhou

    Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

July 21st

  • Classification of adult and pediatric arthritis by Dr. Peter Nigrovic

  • Year 1 JBC roundup and feedback session  by Dr. Peter Nigrovic

    Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

May 23rd

JBC’s First Annual Visiting Speaker: Dr. Michael Holers

  • Rheumatology Grand Rounds

    Studies of At-Risk Populations Provide Insights into the Origins and Pathogenesis of Pre-Clinical Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 8:00–9:00 a.m.
  • Patient Care Rounds

    Are We Ready for Prevention of Rheumatoid Arthritis?

    Location:  Room 5010- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

April 28th

  • EXPLORATION OF MYELOID CELL BIOLOGY USING HOXB8 CELLS BY DR. PUI LEE

  • TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH USING PATIENT SAMPLES AND DATA BY DR. YVONNE LEE

     Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

March 31st

Instead of our usual meetings, this month’s meeting will be focused on participating in the Musculoskeletal Cross-Collaborative Networking Lunch Session.  For more information please follow this link.

Location: Carrie Hall
Date and Time: Fri, March 31st at 12:00 – 1:45 pm

February 17th

  • Introduction to Boston Children’s Hospital Biorepositories by Dr. Lauren Henderson

  • RNAseq-driven differentiation of neutrophil subsets defined via CD177 by Ricardo Grieshaber

    Location:  Room 02006B- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

January 27th

  • Introduction to RNA-seq by Dr. Chad Nusbaum

  • Application of RNA sequencing in RA research by Dr. Kevin Wei and Data analysis by Kamil Slowikowski, Ph.D. candidate at Harvard University

    Location:  Room 3014- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

2016

December 16th

  • Using the Partners Biobank Portal for research studies by Dr. Elizabeth Karlson

  • Clinical research tools using the electronic medical record: natural language processing (NLP) and phenome-wide association study (PheWAS) By Dr. Jeffrey Sparks

    Location:  Room 6014- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

October 28th

  • Introduction to CyTOF by Dr. Jim Lederer

  • CyTOF Application in Research by Dr. Deepak Rao

    Location:  Room 3014- Building of Transformative Medicine (BTM),  60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115
    Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.

September 30th

  • Introducing the NIAMS-funded Joint Biology Consortium (JBC) by Drs. Peter Nigrovic and Elizabeth Karlson

Location:  Room 546- Large Conference Room, Smith Building, 1 Jimmy Fund Way, Boston, MA 02115
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.