Events

Upcoming Events

2022 Annual Fall Meeting

The Nebraska Rheumatology Society invites you to join us for our in-person 2022 Annual Fall Meeting!

We’ll host Dr. Douglas White, President-Elect of the American College of Rheumatology. The event will take place on Friday, September 23, 2022 at the Omaha Marriott Regency, located at 10220 Regency Circle, Omaha, Nebraska from 5:30-8:30pm CDT.

Event Agenda

5:30 pM: Cocktail Reception and Exhibitors

6:30 PM: Dinner

7:00 PM: Presentation- “State of the ACR”, Douglas W. White, MD, PhD, ACR President-Elect

8:00 PM: NRS Business Meeting

8:30 PM: Adjourn

About Our Presenter

Dr. White earned his MD and PhD from the University of Iowa, followed by residency training in internal medicine at Parkland Hospital (UT-Southwestern) and fellowship trainin in rheumatology at Barnes-Jewish Hospital (Washington University in St. Louis). His PhD focused on effector functions of CD8 T cells and postdoctoral training on herpse virus interactions with the host immune system.

In 2009, he became Chair of Rheumatology at Gunddersen Health System in La Cross, Wisconsin where he also served as head of the Rheumatology Research Lab from 2009-2021. He is Clinical Adjunct Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Publich Health and President-Elect of the American College of Rheumatology, where he has served in a number of roles since 2011. He also serves on the board of directors of the Local Lupus alliance in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

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Past Events

2022 Virtual Spring Event

The Nebraska Rheumatology Society invites you to join us for our virtual 2022 spring event focused on academic and advocacy updates!

Join us as we welcome UNMC’s Lindsey Helget, MD and the Nebraska Medical Association’s Dexter Schrodt, JD as they review academic and legislative updates.

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2022 Virtual WinterEvent

The Nebraska Rheumatology Society invites you to join us for our virtual 2022 winer event focused on local and national advocacy updates!

Join us as we welcome the American College of Rheumatology’s Joseph Cantrell, JD and the Nebraska Medical Association’s Dexter Schrodt, JD as they review legislative updates on a national and state-wide level.

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Nebraska Rheumatology Society Virtual Summer Event

Join us for our virtual summer event! We’ll get to hear a legislative update from the Nebraska Medical Association’s VP of Advocacy and Regulation, Dexter Schrodt. We’ll also have a research update from Dr. Tate Johnson. We’ll end our event with a COVID-19 update from Dr. Ted Mikuls.

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Nebraska Rheumatology Society Virtual Fall Meeting

Join us as we welcome Dr. Ted R. Mikuls, MD, MSPH, Umbach Professor of Rheumatology and Vice-Chair for Research, Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology at UNMC. Dr. Mikuls will present on ACR guidance on the management of autoimmune disease during the pandemic.

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Nebraska Rheumatology Society Virtual Meeting 2020

Join us as we welcome Dr. Yusuf Yazici, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the New York University School of Medicine and the Director of the Behcet Syndrome Center at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.

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Nebraska Rheumatology Society Virtual Winter Event

Join us as we welcome Madeline A. Feldman, MD, FACR. Dr. Madelaine Feldman is a rheumatologist in private practice with The Rheumatology Group in New Orleans, LA. She is President of the Coalition of State Rheumatology Organizations, Chair of the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines and past member of the American College of Rheumatology insurance subcommittee.

Dr. Feldman is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine, and lectures extensively to patients, physicians, regulators, and legislators both locally and nationally, speaking before the Health subcommittee of Energy and Commerce in 2019. She has spoken and written on the drug supply channel, particularly the effect that formulary construction and utilization management tools have on pricing and access to drugs (availability & affordability).

Dr. Feldman received the Distinguished Service Award for Tulane Medical School, was named one of the Top Women in New Orleans by City Business in 2017 and is the former radio talk show host of “Driving with Dr. Mattie.”

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