It’s important to protect yourself from the sun when you have an autoimmune disease. Dr. Laura Cappelli reviews the best practices for enjoying the sun safely.
Nurse Vicky Ruffing and Dr. Erika Darrah speak about the existing barriers of immunizations, as well as why it is so important for people with a rheumatic disease to keep up to date with their vaccines.
Dr. Albayda came to the US in order to receive the best training possible for her career. During her time as a fellow at Johns Hopkins, she was inspired by the excellence all throughout the institution, motivating her to become a permanent doctor at the University. Now, Dr. Albayda specializes in Myositis and is the Director of the Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Injection Clinic.
Dr. Lisa Christopher-Stine explains the two defining pillars of the Myositis center – outstanding patient care and world-class research. As patients donate their samples, we learn more about Myositis by conducting research, which in turn provides better medical care.