Research Grants

Research Lab Priority Projects

Studies on systemic Lupus on Regulatory T-cells

Studies in Systemic Lupus on Interferon Signatures

Studies in Systemic Lupus on Syk and Immune Complexes

Studies in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis on Isotypes of Anti-CCP Antibodies and Rheumatoid Factors and Glycosylation

Current Studies:

R01 NIH Grant for Lupus Research ($375,000/yr) through 2017

(PI) Anil Chauhan, PhD; (Co-PI) Terry L. Moore, MD

Lupus and Juvenile Arthritis Research (Raised from Division’s Annual Golf Tournament)


(PI) Terry L. Moore, MD

Juvenile Arthritis Research Award


(PI) Terry L. Moore, MD


Corrona: Data Collection Program

Principal Investigator: Peri Pepmueller, MD

CARRA (Childhood Arthritis and Research Alliance) Network “CARRANet”:

Accelerating Toward an Evidence Based Culture in Pediatric Rheumatology: CARRA Registry

Principal Investigator: Reema Syed, MD


An Observational Registry of Abatacept in Patients with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA)

Principal Investigator: Reema Syed, MD


5-Year Prospective Observational Registry to Assess Adverse Events of Interest and Effectiveness in Adults with Active, Autoantibody-Positive Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Treated with or without BENLYSTA™ (Belimumab)

Principal Investigator: Reema Syed, MD