The Rheumatology Fellowship Program includes the opportunity to attend local, regional and national conferences, including:

Annual Conferences & Courses

  • American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting, including an annual review course for rheumatology boards
  • The Biologic Therapies Summit/Annual Cleveland Review of Rheumatic Diseases - an annual conference with the latest updates on rheumatic diseases
  • State of the Art Clinical Symposium

Monthly Conferences

  • Case Presentations/Journal Club: An overview of interesting cases seen in inpatient service and discussions on journal articles covering various complicated rheumatic diseases

Weekly Conferences

  • Grand Rounds: A series of lectures by University Hospitals, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine faculty, visiting faculty or guest speakers on various topics related to rheumatic diseases. Rheumatology Fellows present at Grand Rounds several times each academic year.
  • Professor Rounds: Provides collaboration time with the director of the fellowship and other faculty on various topics of rheumatic diseases

Other Conferences

  • Core Curriculum: Over two months from July to August, this lecture series covers the basics of rheumatic diseases essential for future fellowship training