2018

November 30th

  • The Childhood Arthritis & Rheumatology Research Alliance by  Dr. Mary Beth Son, M.D.
  • Deficiency of adenosine deaminase 2 (DADA2)- Monogenic vasculitis and beyond  by Dr. Pui Lee, M.D., Ph.D.

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, Ph.D.

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

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

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, Ph.D.

  • All of Us Research Program by Dr. Elizabeth Karlson, MD, MPH

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., Ph.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 M.D., Ph.D.

  • A pilot study of dual-energy CT scan in pseudogout by Dr.Sara Tedeschi, M.D., M.P.H.

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, M.D., M.P.H. and Jeffrey Sparks, M.D., M.M.Sc.

    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, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.

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

    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, M.D. Ph.D.

    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, Ph.D.

  • Human Cartilage Aging and Osteoarthritis by Dr. Shuanhu Zhou, Ph.D.

    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, M.D.

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

    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, M.D., PH.D.

  • TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH USING PATIENT SAMPLES AND DATA BY DR. YVONNE LEE M.D., M.M.SC.

     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, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

  • 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, Director of Broad Technology Labs

  • 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.