Upcoming Conferences 

CSRO 2018 Fellows Conference
February 17, 2018
JW Marriott Union Square
San Francisco, CA
CSRO 2018 State Society Advocacy Conference
September 14 - 15, 2018
Westin O'Hare
Rosemont, IL

Latest News 

CSRO & Allies Talk Utilization Management in Albany On Tuesday, January 16th CSRO staff joined allies in Albany, New York to educate lawmakers on utilization management, and pending legislation that promises to improve patient access and continuity of care.
CSRO Presents on PBMs at the Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs Conference CSRO Vice President, Dr. Madelaine Feldman recently presented on Pharmacy Benefit Managers and utilization management tools at the Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada.
FSR President Testifies on PBMs and the Rebate System Dr. Robert Levin, President of the Florida Society of Rheumatology recently testified to the House Health Innovation Subcommittee on the role that Pharmacy Benefit Managers have played in inflating the cost of prescription drugs.
CSRO & FSR Discuss Utilization Management in Tallahassee On Tuesday, December 5th, CSRO hosted a reception for Florida legislators in partnership with the Florida Society of Rheumatology (FSR). An array of stakeholders including patients and physicians met and spoke with legislators that are deeply invested in CSRO and FSR’s shared priorities.
FDA Biosimilars Educational Material To date, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved seven biosimilars, and some are already on the market. As the biosimilars market continues to grow, there are still a lot of questions from both patients and physicians about these important new treatment options.

Coalition of State Rheumatology Organizations. The Coalition of State Rheumatology Organization (CSRO)
is comprised of over 40 state and regional professional rheumatology societies whose mission is to advocate for excellence in the field of rheumatology, ensuring access to the highest quality care for the management of rheumatologic and musculoskeletal disease.