Upcoming Conferences 

CSRO 2020 Fellows Conference
March 7, 2020
InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
CSRO 2020 State Society Advocacy Conference
September 11 - 12, 2020
Westin Chicago O'Hare
Rosemont, IL

Latest News 

Florida Rep. Jackie Toledo Going After the PBM Problem This week, Jackie Toledo, a member of the Florida House of Representatives, filed legislation that would lower prescription drug prices for patients and protect small pharmacy owners by regulating pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs). The passage of her bill, HB 961, would be a monumental achievement in the crusade for PBM transparency.
CSRO President Testifies Before Florida Senate Committee CSRO President, Madelaine Feldman, MD, FACR, Testifies Before the Florida Senate Health Policy Committee, Explaining PBM Practices and How They are Hurting Florida’s Patients
Recapping the ACR Annual Meeting Earlier this month, CSRO’s officers and board of directors traveled to Atlanta, Georgia to attend the American College of Rheumatology’s annual meeting.
Ohio PBM Reform Sees Immediate Results For the last couple of years, the issue of Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) and their impact on the health care system has been a topic of much concern in both the state of Ohio and the nation as a whole.
Highlights from CSRO’s 2019 State Society Advocacy Conference (SSAC) CSRO’s 2019 SSAC conference brought rheumatology advocates together from across the country to inspire action on issues affecting the practice of rheumatology.

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.