Committees

Executive Committee:
Philip Helliwell, President Kristina Callis Duffin, Vice President and President-Elect Arthur Kavanaugh, Co-Treasurer
Philip Mease, Co-Treasurer Wolf-Henning Boehncke, Immediate Past President Alice Gottlieb, At Large

 

Administration Committee:
Philip Helliwell Pam Love  

 

Governance Committee:
This committee oversees the bylaws for the GRAPPA organization.
A.O. Adebajo, Co-Chair Joel Gelfand, Co-Chair Philip Helliwell
Maarten de Wit Ingrid Steinkoenig  

 

Assessment and Management of PSA Committee:
Dafna Gladman, Co-Chair Abrar Qureshi, Co-Chair

 

Education Committee:
Plan joint rheumatology - dermatology continuing medical education symposia.
Philip Mease, Co-Chair Amit Garg, Co-Chair April Armstrong
Kristina Callis Duffin Philip Helliwell Roland MacDonald

 

Finance/Development Committee:
Arthur Kavanaugh, Co-Chair Kristina Callis Duffin, Co-Chair
Philip Mease Chris Lindsay

 

Global Outreach Committee:
Philip Mease, Chair Roland MacDonald

 

Imaging Committee:
Gurjit Kaeley, Co-Chair Mikkel Ostergaard, Co-Chair
Walter Maksymowych Heidi Bertheussen
Ina Campbell  

 

Imaging Committee: Ultrasound
Gurjit Kaeley, Chair Sibel Aydin
Lihi Eder  

 

Imaging Committee: Whole-Body MRI
Walter Maksymowych, Co-Chair Mikkel Ostergaard, Co-Chair

 

Meeting Planning:
Executive Committee

 

Membership Committee
Vinod Chandran Cheryl Rosen

 Chris Lindsay

Rodrigo Firmino    
 
GRAPPA-OMERACT Core Set Steering Committee:
Alexis Ogdie, Co-Chair Ana-Maria Orbai, Co-Chair April Armstrong
Laura Coates Maarten de Wit Oliver FitzGerald
Dafna Gladman Niti Goel

"Katy" Leung

Philip Mease Vibeke Strand

William Tillett

Chris Lindsay    

 

Patient Research Partners:
Kristina Callis Duffin

Niti Goel            

 

Professional Development:
Alexis Ogdie, Co-Chair Cheryl Rosen, Co-Chair Enrique Soriano
Suzanne Grieb    

 

Publications Committee:
Dafna Gladman, Co-Chair Alice Gottlieb, Co-Chair Niti Goel, Co-Chair
Suzanne Grieb    

 

Research Committee:
Oliver FitzGerald, Co-Chair Paulo Gisondi, Co-Chair

Vinod Chandran

Kurt de Vlam Dafna Gladman Philip Helliwell
Philip Mease Christopher Ritchlin April Armstrong
Heidi Bertheussen Maarten de Wit Niti Goel
John Latella Denis O'Sullivan  

 

Rheumatology-Dermatology Combined Clinics
Joseph Merola, Co-Chair Jose Scher, Co-Chair
Alison Ehrlich John Latella

 

Slide Project:
Philip Helliwell, Co-Chair Wolf-Henning Boehncke, Co-Chair
Niti Goel Jeffrey Chau

 

Steering Committee:
A.O. Adebajo April Armstrong Wolf-Henning Boehncke
Kristina Callis Duffin Vinod Chandran Laura Coates
Kurt de Vlam Oliver FitzGerald Amit Garg
Dafna Gladman Niti Goel Alice Gottlieb
Philip Helliwell Elaine Husni Arthur Kavanaugh
Philip Mease Joseph Merola Peter Nash
Alexis Ogdie Ana-Maria Orbai Christopher Ritchlin
Jose Scher Stefan Siebert Enrique Soriano
Vibeke Strand    

 

Treatment Recommendations Committee:
The goal of this committee is to review the best scientific evidence and ultimately to develop evidenced based guidelines for the treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis. Also, an important goal is to identify areas that need further research and clarification. It is accepted that the goals of treatment are to: improve the signs and symptoms of disease, prevent damage and disability, optimize functional status and quality of life, avoid toxicity.
Laura Coates, Co-Chair Arthur Kavanaugh,  Co-Chair Philip Mease, Co-Chair
Christopher Ritchlin, Co-Chair Ina Campbell Denis O'Sullivan
Ingrid Steinkoenig    

 

Training Modules:
Kristina Callis Duffin, Co-Chair April Armstrong, Co-Chair Joe Merola, Co-Chair
Dafna Gladman Philip Helliwell Arthur Kavanaugh
Philip Mease Chris Lindsay Suzanne Grieb

 

Website Committee:
Laura Coates, Co-Chair Kristina Callis Duffin, Co-Chair Pam Love
Philip Mease Peter Nash Denis O'Sullivan
Ingrid Steinkoenig