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Aviva Hopkins, MD

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Telephone: 
(954) 229-8660
Fax: 
(954) 229-8659
Specialty/Specialties: 
Rheumatology
Holy Cross Medical Group: 
Yes

Office Hours
Mon, Wed, Fri | 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Focus Areas
Rheumatoid arhthritis, lupus, psoriatic arthritis, gout, scleroderma

Notable Work Experience
Voluntary Assistant Professor, Division of Rheumatology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (2013-Present)

Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

Residency / Fellowships
Fellowship, American Board of Internal Medicine Research Pathway in Rheumatology - Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami Miller School of Medicine - Miami, FL (2011-2013)
Fellowship, Clinical Rheumatology - Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami Miller School of Medicine - Miami, FL (2009-2011)
Residency, Internal Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital / University of Miami Miller School of Medicine - Miami, FL (2007-2009)

Higher Education
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, M.D. - Miami, FL (2007)
Barnard College of Columbia University, B.A. Anthropology - New York, NY (2003)

Professional Association
American College of Rheumatology (ACR)

Awards
Selected to participate as a rheumatology fellow through the American Board of Internal Medicine Research Pathway (2007)

Florida Medical Foundation 2005-2006 Scholarship: $5,000 scholarship awarded to one medical student from each allopathic medical school who demonstrated a commitment to organized medicine and public health initiatives (2006)

Selected as an American Medical Student Association-VITAS End of Life Fellow: chosen to participate in a six-week intensive summer experience designed to introduce medical students to end of life care issues and then develop and implement an education project (2005)

Semifinalist, Intel Science Talent Search (1999)

Research
Implemented use of Velos eResearch, a web-based clinical research management application to track subjects and facilitate analysis of data.  Centralization of study related information has enabled the development of a University of Miami Rheumatoid Arthritis cohort. (2012-2013)

Consortium of Rheumatology Researchers of North America, Inc. (CORRONA). Patient data collection and entry into a centralized database dedicated to advancing rheumatology research and improving the care of patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). (2011-2013)

Publications
2011    Oberstein EM, Carpintero M, Hopkins A. Neck pain from a rheumatologic perspective. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2011;22(3):485-502

2008    Hopkins A and Lozada CJ. Elderly Onset Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Distinct Clinical Entity? Clinical Geriatrics 2008;16:40-46

1999    Dietrich WD, Danton G, Hopkins AC, Prado R. Thromboembolic events predispose the brain to widespread cerebral infarction after delayed transient global ischemia in rats. Stroke. 1999;30(4):855-61

Abstracts
2013    Hopkins A, Martinez-Marti M, Reed GW, He P, Greenberg JD, Lozada C, Pala O, Kremer JM, Pappas, DA. Effectiveness of TNF-alpha inhibitor therapy does not differ between elderly and younger patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Results from the CORRONA Registry.

2012     Pala O, Messing S, Hopkins A, Reed G, Perez-Rivera M, Acosta M, Kremer JM, Lozada C, Pappas DA: Effect of Alcohol on Response to Therapy with TNF-A Inhibitors for Rheumatoid Arthritis (Abstract). Ann Rheum Dis 2012;71(Suppl3):369

2012    Pala O, Messing S, Hopkins A, Reed G, Perez-Rivera M, Acosta M, Kremer JM, Lozada C, Pappas DA: Effect of Smoking on Response to Therapy with TNF-A Inhibitors for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Results from the CORRONA Registry (Abstract). Ann Rheum Dis 2012;71(Suppl3):521

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1000 NE 56th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

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