About Us

The Rheumatology Division is an integral component of the Department of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine and is committed to the highest levels of excellence in its three academic missions:

  1. Medical care of patients with arthritis, musculoskeletal, autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
  2. Research in the basic aspects of the immune system and clinical research to discover causes and effective treatments
  3. Education of the next generation of health care providers, educators and researchers

Established nearly forty years ago, the division is proud of its track record in all of its missions and is a recognized leader in the training of academic rheumatologists.

We welcome you to learn more about us. Ample opportunities are available for collaboration with our faculty in a wide variety of activities, including patient referrals, basic research, treatment trials and clinical training.

If you are interested in more information, please feel free to contact us by e-mail at rheumdiv@wustl.edu. In order to protect your health information, individual clinical questions are not appropriately addressed by email.