Faculty Research Interests

Dennis C. Ang, MD, MS

Arthritis, Pain, Women's Health Issues, Fitness/Physical.

Nkechinyere Emejuaiwe, MD, MPD

Immunology, Allergy, Inflammation.

Francis Luk, MD

Systemic lupus erythemetosus.

Kenneth S. O'Rourke, MD 

Myopathies, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Geriatric Rheumatology
Dr. O'Rourke's clinical interests are in general rheumatology as well as in the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and myopathies. During his fellowship he obtained expertise in various interventional skills including arthroscopy, needle muscle biopsy, minor salivary gland biopsy, and tidal joint irrigation.  His research interests include the development of arthroscopy as a clinical and research tool for the rheumatologist, the development of protocols for the treatment of severe knee disease in inflammatory arthritides and the role of needle biopsy in the evaluation of inflammatory myopathies, and the development of combined fellowship training programs in rheumatology and geriatrics.


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