Upcoming Conferences 

CSRO 2019 State Society Advocacy Conference
September 13 - 14, 2019
Westin Chicago O'Hare
Rosemont, IL
ACR 2019 Annual Meeting
November 8 - 13, 2019

Atlanta, GA
CSRO 2020 Fellows Conference
March 6 - 7, 2020
InterContinental Mark Hopkins
San Francisco, CA

Latest News 

CSRO offers Federal Policy Virtual “Town Hall” to Rheumatology Community The gridlock immobilizing Congress has slowed the progress of health care legislation significantly, but it has not stopped key Federal agencies from proposing and implementing policies that have a far reaching impact on the practice of rheumatology.
CSRO Comments on Proposed Rule to Eliminate Safe Harbor Protections for Prescription Drug Rebates The Coalition of State Rheumatology Organizations (CSRO) recently submitted comments on the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) proposed rule amending the Federal anti-kickback statute.
Wisconsin Step Therapy Reform a Coalition Effort CSRO, in partnership with the Wisconsin Step Therapy Coalition is taking the lead on step therapy reform in the state.
CSRO’s Dr. Robert Levin Discusses Drug Pricing in the U.S. CSRO Board Member, Robert Levin, participated in the Healthcare Policy podcast on February 18 to discuss federal prescription drug pricing reform. In his capacity as a practicing physician, and president the Alliance for Transparent and Affordable Prescriptions, Dr. Levin provided expert testimony on drug pricing reform proposals and how the drug supply chain works.
The CSRO Holds Fellows Conference with Record Attendance On February 9, 2019, the CSRO held its annual Fellows Conference in San Francisco, complete with a number of presentations on topics that surround today’s Rheumatologist.

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.