American College of Rheumatology ( ACR REF )


American College of Rheumatology's picture

The American College of Rheumatology's mission is advancing rheumatology! The organization represents over 8,500 rheumatologists and rheumatology health professionals around the world. The ACR offers its members the support they need to ensure that they are able to continue their innovative work by providing programs of education, research, advocacy , and practice support.

ACR REF press release, blog etc

02/14/2018 - 07:33 American College of Rheumatology Awarded Grant to Focus on Projects That Curb Health Disparities
02/13/2018 - 06:21 Complimentary Press Registration Available for 2018 State-of-the-Art Clinical Symposium
02/09/2018 - 09:42 American College of Rheumatology Praises Congressional Leaders for Passing Spending Bill that Includes Part B Fix, Therapy Caps Repeal
02/07/2018 - 14:30 American College of Rheumatology Recommends Biosimilar Use in New White Paper
02/01/2018 - 17:45 With Arthritis Cost and Prevalence Climbing Nationwide, Advocates Urge Lawmakers to Invest in Medical Research
01/30/2018 - 10:37 Rheumatology Leaders to HHS: Prior Authorization, Recent Part B Payment Change are Biggest Threats to Healthcare Choice and Competition
01/18/2018 - 00:30 Healthcare Groups Urge Congress to Immediately Reverse CMS Policy Linking Physician Payment Adjustments to Part B Drug Costs
12/04/2017 - 20:54 Eleven Leading Medical Societies Urge Congress to Preserve Patient Access to Critical Part B Therapies
12/01/2017 - 10:09 ACR Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors Members
11/28/2017 - 13:24 ACR Submits Comments to CMS Regarding 2019 Benefit and Payment Parameters Proposed Rule
11/20/2017 - 11:05 American College of Rheumatology Responds to CMS Innovation Center Request for Information
11/17/2017 - 12:06 Rheumatology Leaders Urge Congress to Protect Tax Exempt Status for Graduate Student Tuition & Support Continuous Health Insurance Coverage in Tax Bills
11/04/2017 - 16:22 Methotrexate Drug Holiday Improves Flu Vaccine Efficacy in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
11/04/2017 - 16:17 Diversity Rate and Poor Access to Health Professionals May Influence Lupus Therapy Adherence
11/04/2017 - 16:06 Low Vitamin D Linked to Higher Risk of Renal Disease in Lupus
11/04/2017 - 15:25 Obesity Linked to Lower Remission, Higher Disability in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
11/04/2017 - 14:57 Obesity Associated With Higher Degree of Synovitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
11/04/2017 - 14:51 Women Who Discontinue Bisphosphonates for Two Years or More Have Higher Hip Fracture Risk