RAI Scientific Retreat

The Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology at UCSD hosts an annual Scientific Retreat. The purpose of the retreat is to get the scientists in our Division together and showcase the research being conducted (clinical, translational, basic). 

The UC San Diego, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology hosted the SECOND RAI SCIENTIFIC RETREAT on  Saturday, March, 16, 2019 from 9:00am-4:00pm at the Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute.
The Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology at UCSD  had the First Scientific Retreat on Sunday, December 3, 2017 from 9am-4pm at the ACTRI Auditorium.  

Opening Welcome

Dr. Stephanie Stanford, Assistant Professor of 
Dr. Bruce Zuraw, Professor of Medicine


Session 1, Moderator: Dr. Sun Choi
1st. Year Allergy Fellow
Dr. Robert Terkeltaub, Professor of Medicine
VA Rheumatology Section Chief

Dr. Hal Hoffman
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Chief of the Div. of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology. Dep. Pediatrics/Rady Children's Hospital
Dr. Monica Guma
Assistant Professor of Medicine

 Coffee Break 



Session 2, Moderator: Dr. Amy Zhang
1st. Year Rheumatology Fellow

Dr. Ru Liu-Bryan
Professor of Medicine

Dr. Jailal Ablack
Postdoctoral Fellow - Laboratory of Dr. Mark Ginsberg

Dr. Cristiano Sacchetti
Assistant Project Scientist-Laboratory of Dr. Nunzio Bottini

Lunch Break 



Session 3, Moderator: Dr. Ena Sharma
2nd. Year Rheumatology Fellow
Dr. Arthur Kavanaugh, Professor of
Clinical Medicine, Director, CIT

      Dr. Kenneth Kalunian, Professor of Clinical
            Medicine, Associate Director, CIT 

Dr. Lori Broderick
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Coffee Break  



Dr. Deepa Hammaker
 Project Scientist-Laboratory of Dr. Gary Firestein

Dr. Maripat Corr
Professor of Medicine
Rheumatology Section Head


Reception and Trivia Competition




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