Scleroderma: From the Bench to the Clinic
Carol Feghali-Bostwick, PhD
"Patient Education Forum"
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
April 29, 2017
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About Dr. Feghali-Bostwick:
Carol Feghali-Bostwick, PhD, is the SmartState
and Kitty Trask Endowed Chair and Professor
of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology & Clinical Immunology at the Medical University of
Dr. Feghali-Bostwick’s research interests focus on fibrosis encompassing disorders such as
Systemic Sclerosis (SSc) and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Her research includes the only study of twins with SSc,
the identification of novel triggers of fibrosis, and the development of anti-fibrotic therapies. Dr. Feghali-Bostwick
also serves as the Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of the Scleroderma Foundation.