Please mark your calendars for the following PRS meeting events:

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

71st Annual Pemberton Lecture

Guest Speaker: Drew Weissman, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine

Director of Vaccine Research, Infectious Diseases Division and Co-Director, Penn Center for AIDS Research, Immunology Core

Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania.

Title of Talk: “Nucleoside-modified mRNA-LNP Therapeutics”

 Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Clinical Pathologic Conference

Cases to be identified

 Tuesday, May 3, 2022

9th Annual H. Ralph Schumacher, MD Lecture

Guest Speaker:  Victoria P. Werth, MS, MD

Professor of Dermatology and Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Chief, Division of Dermatology, Philadelphia Veterans Administration Hospital

Title of Talk: “Dermatomyositis:  New Insights into Disease Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches”

All events will be held at

The Pyramid Club
1735 Market Street, 52nd Floor, Philadelphia

Reception @ 5:30 pm;
Dinner @ 6:30 pm
Lecture to begin @ 7:15 pm

 Members who are current on their annual dues are admitted FREE

A reservation is required to attend the event.
Please RSVP to Eileen O’Shaughnessy, Executive Director via e-mail to:

Non-member Physicians & their Guests wishing to attend, please e-mail for additional details.  If you wish to join the Philadelphia Rheumatism Society, please apply here.



SAVE THE DATES 2021-2022 pdf