Rita Jerath

Professor

Rita Jerath

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Allergy-Immunology and Rheumatology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Rheumatology

  • (706) 721-8950
  • BG 1016

Education

  • MD, Medicine (MD) University of Manchester, 1977

Certifications

  • ABPPR American Board of Pediatrics, 2008

  • PHY State Bd. of Medical Examiners, 1981

  • Sub-boards of Pediatric Rheumatology 2002

Awards & Honors

  • Best Doctor Listing 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PEDS 5007

    Pediatric Research
  • PEDS 5036

    Peds Sub-Specialties Extn.
  • RRHE 5000

    Rheumatology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Tocilizumab in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a randomized trial, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Livedoid dermatitis (Nicolau syndrome) following intra-articular glucocorticoid injection, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Case Report: A rare cause of ear pain in a young boy, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Evaluation of schemes for classifying Wegener’s Granulomatosis in a pediatric Vasculitis registry cohort, 2011
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Complement activation in diabetic ketoacidosis and its treatment, 2005
    Journal Article, Academic Journal