Learn about the leadership and staff behind the Rheumatology Informatics System for Effectiveness (RISE) registry.
The Committee on Registries and Health Information Technology (RHIT) works to support and advance the use of appropriate health IT within the various facets of the rheumatology community, such as research and quality improvement. As part of that work, the committee oversees the growth and development of the ACR’s registry technology, as well as other clinical and administrative IT efforts, such as rheumatology data standards. Learn more about the RHIT committee
William Harvey, MD, MSc, FACR (Chair)
Amanda Myers, MD (BOD Liaison)
Puneet Bajaj (QMS Liaison)
Jinoos Yazdany, MD, MPH
Meera Subash, MD
Virginia Reddy, MD
Andreas Reimold, MD
Thomas Grader-Beck, MD
Jean Liew, MD
Richard Martin, MD
Chris Phillips, MD
Titilayo Ologhobo, MPH (ARP)
John Bridges, MD (FIT)
The Research and Publications Subcommittee, a subcommittee of RHIT, oversees the processes and procedures associated with use of registry data for research purposes. They also conduct reviews of all requests for analysis of registry data to ensure feasibility and compliance with RISE standards.
Learn more about the ACR RISE registry staff and how they can provide assistance.
Adam Cooper, MSVice President, Practice, Advocacy, and Quality Janell Martin, CAEDirector, Registry OperationsLindsey Hunter, MSSpecialist, Registry OperationsAllison Plitman, MPASpecialist, Registry Communications
Tracy Johansson, MSSr. Director, RegistryJennifer Ude, MSSpecialist, Quality & Registry AnalyticsAmber WashingtonCoordinator, Registry Analytics