About

RheumSIM is a mobile-friendly teaching tool website designed for anyone who wants to learn or teach rheumatology! Here learners can practice establishing and narrowing down a differential diagnosis, selecting appropriate laboratory and imaging studies, interpreting antibody testing, musculoskeletal imaging and crystal exams, organizing rheumatologic diseases into schemas, and much more.

MEET OUR TEAM

Co-Founder
Anastasiya (Stacy) Bagrova, MD (@asbagrova) is currently a first-year fellow in rheumatology at the University of South Florida. She completed medical school training at the University of Florida, her internal medicine residency at Duke University Medical Center, and then returned to her home state for fellowship training. 

 

 

Co-Founder
Samira Farouk, MD, MS (@ssfarouk) is currently Assistant Professor of Medicine & Medical Education and Associate Program Director of the Nephrology Fellowship at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS). She completed her internal medicine residency, nephrology and transplant fellowship at ISSMS and served as chief fellow. She is an executive board member of the Nephrology Social Media Collective and NephMadness and serves as the Director of Trainee Engagement and Mentoring of KIDNEYcon

 

 

Advisory Board Member
Lisa Criscione-Schreiber, MD
(@LisaCriscione) is currently Professor of Medicine, Program Director of the Rheumatology Fellowship, and the Vice Chair of Education at the Duke University School Medicine. 

 

 

 

 

Advisory Board Member
Matthew Sparks, MD (@Nephro_Sparks) is currently Assistant Professor of Medicine and Associate Program Director of the Nephrology Fellowship at the Duke University School of Medicine. He is an executive board member of NephJC and NephMadness, Associate Program Director of the Nephrology Social Media Collective, and serves as the Director of Education for KIDNEYcon

 

 

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