Annual Conference

The University of Arizona Arthritis Center Conference is held each May in conjunction with National Arthritis Awareness Month. The conference - held on a Saturday - features the Eva M. Holtby Endowed Keynote Presentation, along with additional sessions designed for those living with arthritis and related musculoskeletal diseases.

To view previous conference keynote presentations, please see recordings below. Recordings of the 2024 presentation 'Beyond the Forecast: The Interplay of Climate Change and Health' will be posted on Wednesday, May 15.

May 4, 2024
Fariba Donovan, MD, PhD; Randy Horwitz, MD, PhD; Julia Jernberg, MD, MBA; Arthur Sanders, MD, MHA, FACEP, FACP
May 4, 2024
C. Kent Kwoh, MD, MACR; Edna Silva, RN
May 6, 2023
Melanie Hingle, PhD, MPH, RD
May 21, 2022
Janko Nikolich-Zugich, MD, PhD; Mindy Fain, MD; Kathleen Insel, PhD, RN
Feb 8, 2020
Donata Vercelli, MD
Feb 16, 2019
Kenneth A. Ramos, MD, PhD, PharmB
Jan 27, 2018
Janko Nikolich-Zugich, MD, PhD
Jan 28, 2017
Esther M. Sternberg, MD
Jan 23, 2016
David M. Labiner, MD
Jan 25, 2014
Richard Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS, 17th Surgeon General of the United States