Faculty

Andras Perl Andras Perl, MD/PhD
Division Chief
Fatme A Allam, MD
Fatme A Allam, MD
315 464-3836

Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
  • MD: St Joseph's University Faculty of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon, 1991

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Rheumatology; Internal Medicine; Arthritis; Autoimmune Disease; Bone Infection; Bursitis; more

Hiroshi Kato, MD
Hiroshi Kato, MD
315 464-3836

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2011, Rheumatology
  • Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, 2008, Internal Medicine
  • Residency: Kasumigaura Medical Center, Tsuchiura, 2005, Internal Medicine
  • Residency: Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, 2004, Internal Medicine
  • MD: Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, 2002

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Rheumatology; Arthritis; Autoimmune Disease; Dermatomyositis; Dry Eye Syndrome; more

Research Interests

  • Mechanisms by which regulatory T cells restrain helper T cell-mediated immune response in SLE.

Education Interests

  • Coordinating intuitive and analytical approaches for better clinical assessment.

Clinical Interests

  • Immune-mediated multiorgan disease.


Hom P Neupane, MD
Hom P Neupane, MD
315 464-3836

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, 2002, Allergy and Immunology
  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2000, Rheumatology
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1998, Internal Medicine
  • MD: Chittagong Medical College, Bangladesh, 1988

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Rheumatology; Allergy; Arthritis; Bursitis; Dermatomyositis; more

Andras Perl, MD, PhD
Andras Perl, MD, PhD
315 464-3836

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Rochester Medical Center, 1988, Rheumatology/Immunology
  • PhD: Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest, Hungary, 1984
  • Residency: Semmelweis Medical School, Budapest, 1982
  • MD: Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest, Hungary, 1979

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Rheumatology; Internal Medicine; Arthritis; Autoimmune Disease; Immune Abnormalities; Nervous System Vascular Lesions; more

Research Interests

  • Genes and Viruses Predisposing to Autoimmunity, Genetics, Apoptosis, Endogenous Retroviruses, Transaldolase

Education Interests

  • Rheumatology, Immunology, Physician-Scientist Training

Clinical Interests

  • Arthritis, Rheumatic Diseases, Autoimmune Diseases, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Transaldolase Deficiency

Associations/Memberships

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
  • Henry Kunkel Society
  • Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies Center of Excellence, Director
  • American Association of Immunologists (AAI)
  • American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB)
  • American College of Rheumatology (ACR), Fellow
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)

Lorne A Runge, MD
Lorne A Runge, MD
315 464-4194

Education & Fellowships

  • Sabbatical: Syracuse University, 1984, Computer and Information Science
  • Fellowship: Royal College of Surgeons, 1973, Rheumatology
  • Fellowship: Northpark Hospital, Clinical Research Centre, Middlesex, England, 1971, Research
  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, 1970
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, 1970, Arthritis Unit
  • Fellowship: Royal College of Surgeons, 1970, Internal Medicine
  • Residency: Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, 1968, Medicine
  • Residency: New England Deaconess Hospital, 1967, Medicine
  • MD: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1965

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Rheumatology; Sports Medicine, Shoulder, Knee, and Ankle; Arthritis; Bursitis; Calcific Tendonitis; more

Jianghong Yu, MD
Jianghong Yu, MD
315 464-4194

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2012, Rheumatology
  • Residency: New York Downtown Hospital, 2010, Internal Medicine
  • Additional Training: Harvard Medical School, 2005, research fellow
  • Fellowship: Peking University People's Hospital, China, 1999, Cardiology
  • MA: Beijing Medical University, 1996
  • Residency: Peking University People's Hospital, China, 1996, Internal Medicine
  • BA: Weifang Medical College, China, 1993

Diseases/Specialties/Treatments

Internal Medicine; Rheumatology; Arthritis; Dermatomyositis; Nervous System Vascular Lesions; Osteoarthritis; more

Associations/Memberships

  • American College of Rheumatology (ACR)