Timothy B. Niewold, M.D.

  • Treatment of connective tissue diseases
  • Genetics of autoimmune disease
  • Immune system pathogenesis of human lupus
  • Profiling and monitoring human immune responses
  • Pharmacogenetics in autoimmune disease
  • Genetic studies in diverse populations
  1. 2007
    FellowHospital for Special Surgery
  2. 2004
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2001
    MDUniversity of Illinois at Chicago


  1. American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
  2. American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Highlights

  1. Member, Medical-Scientific Advisory Council, Lupus Foundation of America, 2011-present
  2. Chair, Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCiS) Centers of Excellence, 2012-2015
  3. Member, Scientific Advisory Board, American College of Rheumatology Research and Education Foundation, 2012-2013
  4. Advisory Editor, Arthritis and Rheumatism Journal, 2010-2013
  5. Associate Scientific Advisor, Science Translational Medicine Journal, 2011-2012


Research Activities

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