Publications & Communications

The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) publishes a variety of rheumatology-related materials - from the latest news in arthritis research and clinical practice, to advocacy and health policy. The ACR’s publications reflect the diversity of clinical and topical issues facing today’s rheumatology workforce.


Arthritis & Rheumatology
A&R is an official journal of the ACR that publishes the highest quality basic and clinical research related to the rheumatic diseases, encompassing a wide range of areas of investigative activity.

Arthritis Care & Research
AC&R is an official journal of the ACR and ARHP that publishes original research, review articles, and editorials that promote excellence in the clinical practice of rheumatology.

ACR Open Rheumatology
ACROR is an official open-access journal of the ACR that publishes high-quality articles reporting on original investigations in all aspects of rheumatology-related research as well as reviews and commentaries in the field of rheumatology and related disciplines.


The Rheumatologist

The Rheumatologist is the ACR’s monthly, member newsmagazine for rheumatologists, internists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who practice, research, or teach in the field of rheumatology.

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Our members-only weekly e-newsletter contains news from the ACR as well as features and hot topics in the world of rheumatic disease.


This members-only, bimonthly e-newsletter provides the latest information on ACR advocacy and policy updates, practice management, insurance issues, and more.

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ACR Insider

Stay connected to the ACR with this members-only e-newsletter. Read exclusive news and updates from the ACR, as well as the Committee Spotlight to find out what the ACR is doing for you.


Coding Corner

The Coding Corner is provided as a service to help members communicate more effectively with third-party payors regarding the medical services provided to patients.

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Career Articles

The ACR provides practical career information for rheumatologists, fellows-in-training, and practice administrators.

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White Papers

The ACR’s white papers cover a variety of topics related practice management, health policy and legislation, research, access to health care, and quality and safety.

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