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The Division of Rheumatolgy is currently involved in the following research:

  1. The genetics of SLE (ALUGEN)
  2. Psoriatic Arthritis
  3. Biologics in rheumatoid arthritis.
  4. Biologics in Spondyloarthritis
  5. Vitamin D Deficiency in auto-immune diseases
  6. Cardiac MRI features of SLE, Takayasu Arteritis and RA.
  7. Genetic factors regulating disease susceptibility and severity in rheumatoid arthritis - collaboration with tissue immunology laboratory.
  8. Classification of psoriatic arthritis.
  9. Bone mineral density changes in autoimmune hepatitis.
  10. Cardiovascular outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis.
  11. Rheumatoid Arthritis Registry – Part of the worldwide METEOR project of data around different countries.