Corporate Members

2018 - Past Events

- Post-EULAR Update
July 19, 2018 (Thursday) 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Speaker:  Dr. Arthur Kavanaugh
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton SFO
835 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, CA 94010

- Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Autoimmune Diseases
February 1, 2018 (Thursday) 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Speaker:  Dr. Quan Dong Nguyen
Location: LB Steak Menlo Park
898 Santa Cruz Ave, Menlo Park, CA 94025

- Hot Seat Topic
May 10, 2018 (Thursday) 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Speaker:  Dr. John J. Cush
Location: Wayfare Tavern
558 Sacramento St, San Francisco, CA 94111

2017 - Past Events

- Lupus Management in Pregnancy (special grant from AHRQ)
Date: Feb 9, 2017 (Thursday) Time: 6PM - 8:30PM  (Reception
Faculty: Megan Clowse MD - Duke University  
Piacere Restaurant   Tel: 650-592-3536  
727 Laurel Street, San Carlos, CA 94070

-Annual Case Sharing and Latest Biologis Updates (Part 2)
- Date: April 27, 2017 (Thursday)
Prospect Restaurant SF     Tel:(415)247-7770
300 Spear St. San Francisco, CA 94105  (cross street: Folsom St)

- Post-EULAR Clinical Update
Date: July 27, 2017 (Thursday) Time: 6PM - 9PM
Viognier Restaurant  Tel: 650-685-3727
Speaker: Dr. Vibeke Strand

- Managing Psoriatic Arthritis to Improve Patient Outcomes
October 14, 2017
Speaker:  Dr. Atul Deodhar
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel (SFO)
835 Airport Blvd., Burlingame, California, 94010

Lupus Presentation
Date: October 5, 2018 (Friday) 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Speaker: Dr. Michelle Petri
Location: Alexander's Steakhouse
19379 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014
Upcoming Public Events for 2017
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Tentative 2019 NCRS Schedule of Events:

Post-EULAR Meeting
July 17, 2019 (Wednesday) Sacramento
July 18, 2019 (Thursday) Bay Area

August 22, 2019 (Thursday) Bay Area

Educational Presentation
October 17, 2019 (Thursday) Bay Area

Post ACR Meeting
December 4,2019 (Wednesday) Sacramento
December 5, 2019 (Thursday) Bay Area

2014 Walk to Cure Arthritis -
Tri-Valley at Livermore CA
Saturday, May 10, 2014

2014 San Francisco Walk to Cure
Arthritis  Saturday, May 17th, 2014
Golden Gate Park
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr.
San Francisco, CA 94118
Walk to Cure Psoriasis May 17, 2014 (Sat)
San Francisco, Justin Herman Plaza
1K and 5K walks along the Embarcadero
Registration opens at 9:00 a.m.;
Health Fair & Program begins at 9:00 a.m.;
Walk at 09:45 a.m.
Sunday, June 8, 2014. Start Time: 9:00 am.
West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga

3rd Annual Palo Alto Patient & Family Education Symposium
Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel, Cypress Ballroom
625 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301
April 4, 2014 (Saturday) from 8:30am - 1:00pm
2016  Events
Call (510)204-5888 to register!
Seminar space is limited.

For information about arthritis or the EXPO,
please call the
Arthritis Foundation
at 888-391-9389  option 101 or visit
Other Non-Profit Related Events
Previous Events
recorded on:

2016 Rheumatology Patient
& Family Symposium
Date: May 7, 2016 (Sat) 8AM-3PM  
(More info )  Video Recordings on
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
(near 880 & Stevenson Blvd)  
39900 Balentine Dr, Newark, CA 94560
valid till 2/29 next year
2016 - Events For Providers:
- Reimbursement Reality 2016:
The Challenges and Opportunities for Medical Practices
Date: March 17, 2016 (Thursday) 6PM - 9PM  
Speaker: Elizabeth Woodcock, MBA, FACMPE, CPC
Location: Viognier Restaurant,
222 East Fourth Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401

- Advances in Rheumatology: What have we learned? (*CME event)
"Highlights from EULAR"
  Agenda Details
Date: July 23, 2016 (Saturday) 8AM - 3PM (pre-post conference events)
Location: Double Tree Hilton (near SFO)
Speakers: Arthur Kavanaugh M
- Pre-Conference and Post-Conference Topics:
-Knowing Your Practice Options: Benefits of Merging, Buying, Selling etc.
-Debunking the Myths of Asset Protection and Estate Planning
-BofA-ML Research on The Election and The Economy -and- Wealth Planning

Date: Sep 1, 2016 (Thursday) start time 6:30pm
Topic: Latest Biologic Clinical Updates & Case Sharing (Part 1)
-- Jeremy Sokolove M.D. of Abbvie,
-- Mark Snyder Ph.D. of Pfizer,
-- Nay Wei Soong Ph.D. of Janssen
-- Case Sharing 1: Christine Elias MD – Community case
-- Case Sharing 2: Lester Miller MD – Community case
Location: Four Seasons Hotel - Silicon Valley/Palo Alto
2050 University Ave., East Palo Alto, CA 94303  (Free parking)

Date: Nov 3, 2016 (Thursday) 6:00pm - 9pm
6:45pm - 8:30pm:
Medicare Updates: MACRA (MIPs, APM) -including
(This event is open to all Managers also)
Speaker: Lotita Jacobe of CMS  
Prospect Restaurant SF
300 Spear St. San Francisco, CA 94105  (cross street: Folsom St)   Tel:(415)247-7770
NCRS is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a mission to provide support and  
advancement of education in this regional rheumatology community.
We are NOT a
covered/reporting entity within Open Payments Act (Physician Payment Sunshine Act), no
meal values will be reported.
NCRS Appreciation Dinner Party - for Corporate Supporters  (By Invitation Only!)
Please join us for Dinner and Drinks at McCormick & Schmick's Seafood and Steak
(170 S. Market St. San Jose, CA 95113) on December 8, 2016 from 7pm-9:30pm
January 21, 2017
Double Tree by Hilton Hotel
(Near 880 & Stevenson Blvd)
39900 Balentine Dr, Newark, CA 94560
2019  Events
Want to hear a specific presenter? Contact us!

Note: Educational dinner events are Free to all community and academia
(including fellows and those in retirement). Suggested donations $100
per year to support our non-profit organization.
[Please Contact us to RSVP]

Immunologic Adverse Events Due to Immune
Checkpoint Inhibitors

Speaker: Dr. Cassandra Calabrese
Date: Ju
ne 20, 2019 (Thursday) 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:  Alexander's Steakhouse
19379 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014