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Help researchers by taking the online  Kentucky Women’s Health Registry Survey!

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Advancing Women's Health newsletter includes material gleaned from the Registry. Read newsletters.


Fellowship Program

  • The Division of Rheumatology has the unique advantage of being linked to the Division of Women’s Health which provides the Rheumatology fellow an opportunity to collaborate with faculty in Women’s Health. This is especially beneficial for those interested in the study of autoimmune disease as it relates to gender and hormone differences. Learn more

For Professionals

  • Providers: Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases is now available. Learn more

Department News

Available now: Executive Summary

View the 2010 Executive Summary

This report provides data that describes the Kentucky Women's Health Registry (KWHR) cohort and shows there is a regional variability of chronic health problems across the Commonwealth as well as regional variation in the association of health indicators.  → READ NOW

Dr. Hanoka receives award.Dr. Beatriz Hanaoka has been awarded a Clinical to Research Transition Award (CRTA) from the Arthritis Foundation. More

Our Mission

  • providing the highest quality patient care
  • conducting clinical and basic research that advances the treatment of rheumatologic disorders.
  • providing training in rheumatology to providers
My Story
Patient with rare rheumatologic disease shares her story

"I have waited until now to publicly talk about my journey with Behcet’s disease because I want to be known for much more than just having a rare disease, and (frankly), because I have needed this long to gain perspective on my story."  More