UST Rheumatology alumni homecoming 05 May 2019

Finally after much yearning and rigorous planning to spend dedicated time with one another, the enthusiastic Thomasian rheumatologists’ grand alumni homecoming pushed through on May 5, 2019

Hope for the Butterflies

Excerpts from “Hope for the Butterflies” – a handbook for lupus patients and caregivers.

Musculoskeletal Imaging (MSKI) in Clinical Practice 04 May 2019

Intramuros, Manila – The University of Santo Tomas Hospital (USTH) Section of Rheumatology hosted another successful postgraduate course last 04 May 2019 at The Bayleaf Intramuros on the topic “Musculoskeletal Imaging in Clinical Practice.” The event was headed and facilitated by the course director Dr. Sandra V. Navarra

#ActionForLupus: Region 1 Lupus Support Group Launching

A support group provides an opportunity for people to share personal experiences, feelings, and coping strategies about their illnesses. It may serve as a bridge to meet their psychosocial, emotional, and spiritual needs.

In line with the National Lupus Advocacy Week Celebration, the People Empowerment for Arthritis and Lupus (PEARL) held a forum on 10 February 2019 Sunday morning, with a theme #Action for lupus:

Students’ feedback on Patient Partners Workshop

It was an overwhelming experience to see actual patients who are affected by Rheumatoid Arthritis. When our patient partner, Ma’am Sonia, explained to us how her daily life is affected, I realized the importance