Media

Information for the Media
The ACR’s public relations department serves as a resource and referral center for the communications media—both lay and scientific—and the public. Our public relations staff offers members of the media rapid access to scientific and medical experts, press releases, background research, inspirational human interest stories and much more.

We also distribute information about the latest in quality and educational programs and health policy issues that affect rheumatologists and their patients.

Media Resources

Advocacy News

Learn more about the ACR’s latest advocacy efforts and the legislative priorities affecting rheumatologists and their patients.

Clinical Practice Guidelines, Classification Criteria and Position Statements

Read the ACR’s latest documentation on standards of care.

Facts & Figures

See the latest prevalence statistics to learn more about the devastating impact of rheumatic diseases.

Latest News

Read the latest news from the ACR.

Patient Resources

Learn more about common rheumatic diseases, treatments and tips for living well with rheumatic disease.

Other Inquiries

If you are a member of the media and need additional assistance, please contact the ACR’s PR department at 404-633-3777 or pr@rheumatology.org.

If you are looking for information about a study published in Arthritis & Rheumatology or Arthritis Care & Research or if you would like to receive news alerts for papers published in the ACR's journals prior to their publication, please send your request to sciencenewsroom@wiley.com.