Fellows Conference

Annually, CSRO hosts our Fellows Conference to provide rheumatology fellows with a unique professional development opportunity that provides insight on practical, real-world issues not taught in academic training, sharing skills to help them successfully transition into their future roles as practicing rheumatologists, academic researchers, or industry partners.

Fellows Conference [Revisited]

Registration is now closed. 
Questions? Email our Administrative & Meetings Manager. 

Saturday, October 23
Virtual (no cost to attend)
9am CT: Program Screening
2pm CT: Live Moderated Q&A

New in 2021, CSRO is offering a screening of our virtual Fellows Conference held earlier this year.

Watch a recording of our program that provides unique insights into issues and skills not taught in academic training, then join us live at 2:00pm CT for an interactive virtual Q&A with the session presenters. 

Session Topics & Speakers:

  • So You Want to Go Into Private Practice
    • Presenter: Herbert S. Baraf, MD, FACP, MACR (bio)
  • Physician Employment & Contracts
    • Presenter: Steve McCoy, Esq (bio)
  • Early Career Financial Management
  • Insurance & Payers 101
    • Presenter: Michael C. Schweitz, MD (bio)
  • Medical Malpractice & Risk Management
    • Presenter: James S. Haliczer, Esq. (bio)
  • Important Updates in Coding
    • Presenter: Jean Acevedo, LHRM, CPC, CHC, CENTC (bio)

Whether you plan to sign on for the full day, or just participate in the live Q&A and watch the session recordings on your own time.

Save the Date

2022 Fellows Conference
March 19, 2022
San Francisco, California

Mark your calendars to join us in 2022 for a program that features field experts presenting on topics including: medical malpractice and risk management, physician employment and contracts, negotiating the insurance landscape, and early career financial management.

Exclusive to Rheumatology Fellows: CSRO offers a stipend to cover travel, hotel, and meals for this event. Stay tuned for more details.