Rheumatology and Immunology
Pictured left to right (back row): Drs. Alan Erickson, Geoffrey Thiele, Lynell Klassen, Kaleb Michaud, James O'Dell, Michael Feely, Marcus Snow, Ted Mikuls, Gerald Moore; (seated row) Drs. Tina Mahajan, Michelene Hearth-Holmes, and Amy Cannella.
Pictured left to right (back row): Drs. Alan Erickson, Geoffrey Thiele, Lynell Klassen, Kaleb Michaud, James O'Dell, Michael Feely, Marcus Snow, Ted Mikuls, Gerald Moore; (seated row) Drs. Tina Mahajan, Michelene Hearth-Holmes, and Amy Cannella.


Patient
Care, Research, and Teaching Focused on Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases

The Division of Rheumatology and Immunology currently includes 14 faculty members actively engaged in patient care, clinical and translational research and teaching.  Our clinical providers are interested in the diagnosis and management of diseases that affect the joints, connective tissues diseases, and autoimmune diseases. Areas of expertise include rheumatoid arthritis, gout, myositis, scleroderma, systemic lupus erythematosus, and the use of ultrasound in rheumatology. The Division hosts a fellowship-training program and leads robust clinical-translational research programs at UNMC and at the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System.  The Division hosts a nationally and internationally famous clinical research program for rheumatoid arthritis - the Rheumatology & Arthritis Investigational Network (RAIN) as well as the VA Rheumatoid Arthritis Registry, and FORWARD – The National Databank for Rheumatic Diseases.

 James-ODell, Rheumatology

Division Chief: James O'Dell, M.D.

Administrator: Mark Law

Mailing address:
986270 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-6270

Clinic Appointments: 402-559-4015
Phone: 402-559-7288
Fax: 402-559-6788