2021-2022 Meetings

We are closely monitoring CDC recommendations and will adjust our meeting platform as necessary. Please be sure to have an active e-mail address on file with The Philadelphia Rheumatism Society to receive updates.

The Seventy-First Pemberton Lecture

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Guest Speaker: Drew Weissman, MD, PhD
“Nucleoside-modified mRNA-LNP Therapeutics”

Clinical Pathologic Conference

Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Case Presentations will begin at 6:00 PM
Link will be provided in advance

9th Annual H. Ralph Schumacher Lectureship

Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Guest Speaker: Victoria P. Werth, MS, MD
Topic: “Dermatomyositis: New Insights into Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches”

Ralph Pemberton MD Historical Information

Read an article on Ralph Pemberton MD published in Pioneers Journal.

The Seventy-First Pemberton Lecture

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Guest Speaker: Drew Weissman, MD, PhD
Nucleoside-modified mRNA-LNP Therapeutics

Clinical Pathologic Conference

Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Case Presentations will begin at 6:00 PM
Link will be provided in advance

Ninth Annual Schumacher Lecture

Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Guest Speaker: Victoria P. Werth, MS, MD
Dermatomyositis:  New Insights into Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches

Ralph Pemberton MD Historical Information

Read an article on Ralph Pemberton MD published in Pioneers Journal

2021-2022 Meetings

We are closely monitoring CDC recommendations and will adjust our meeting platform as necessary. Please be sure to have an active e-mail address on file with The Philadelphia Rheumatism Society to receive updates.

Venue Info

Our venue has changed and as of our February 5, 2019 meeting, we will now be hosting our events at
The Pyramid Club, 1735 Market Street, Philadelphia, 52nd Floor

Current Paid Members

There is no cost to attend upcoming programs, but a reservation is required.
Simply send an email with your name stating that you will be attending the program.

Email now to info@phillyrheum.org


Non-Member Physicians and their Guests, $100
If you are not a current dues paid member, but would like to attend, please email info@phillyrheum.org for more information.


Members of the pharmaceutical community who wish to attend a meeting or participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please contact Eileen O’Shaughnessy at info@phillyrheum.org