Larry W. Moreland, MD

Larry W. Moreland, MD

Contact

Campus: 3500 Terrace St

Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Ph: 412-383-8734

Fax: 412-648-8894

morelandl@dom.pitt.edu

Education

  • BS, West Liberty State College, 1979
  • MD, West Virginia University, 1983

Academic Affiliation

  • Margaret Jane Miller Endowed Professor of Arthritis Research
  • Professor & Chief, Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine
  • Professor

About Research

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Osteoarthritis

Psoriatic Arthritis

Autoimmune diseases

Amyloidosis

Systemic lupus erythematosus

Selected Publications

Moreland LW, O'Dell JR, Paulus HE, Curtis JR, Bathon JM, William St Clair E, Louis Bridges S Jr, Zhang J, McVie T, Howard G, van der Heijde D, Cofield SS; for the TEAR Investigators. A randomized comparative effectiveness study of oral triple therapy versus etanercept plus methotrexate in early, aggressive rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Apr 16. doi: 10.1002/art.34498. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22508468.

Singh JA, Furst DE, Bharat A, Curtis JR, Kavanaugh AF, Kremer JM, Moreland LW, O'Dell J, Winthrop KL, Beukelman T, Bridges SL Jr, Chatham WW, Paulus HE, Suarez-Almazor M, Bombardier C, Dougados M, Khanna D, King CM, Leong AL, Matteson EL, Schousboe JT, Moynihan E, Kolba KS, Jain A, Volkmann ER, Agrawal H, Bae S, Mudano AS, Patkar NM, Saag KG. 2012 update of the 2008 american college of rheumatology recommendations for the use of disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs and biologic agents in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 May;64(5):625-39. doi: 10.1002/acr.21641. PubMed PMID: 22473917.

Kurreeman FA, Stahl EA, Okada Y, Liao K, Diogo D, Raychaudhuri S, Freudenberg J, Kochi Y, Patsopoulos NA, Gupta N; CLEAR investigators, Sandor C, Bang SY, Lee HS, Padyukov L, Suzuki A, Siminovitch K, Worthington J, Gregersen PK, Hughes LB, Reynolds RJ, Bridges SL Jr, Bae SC, Yamamoto K, Plenge RM. Use of a multiethnic approach to identify rheumatoid- arthritis-susceptibility loci, 1p36 and 17q12. Am J Hum Genet. 2012 Mar 9;90(3):524-32. Epub 2012 Feb 23. PubMed PMID: 22365150; PubMed Central PMCID:  PMC3309197.

Mikuls TR, Levan T, Gould KA, Yu F, Thiele GM, Bynote KK, Conn D, Jonas BL, Callahan LF, Smith E, Brasington R, Moreland LW, Reynolds R, Gaffo A, Bridges SL Jr. Impact of interactions of cigarette smoking with NAT2 polymorphisms on rheumatoid arthritis risk in African Americans. Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Mar;64(3):655-64. doi: 10.1002/art.33408. PubMed PMID: 21989592; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3272109.

Song JJ, Hwang I, Cho KH, Garcia MA, Kim AJ, Wang TH, Lindstrom TM, Lee AT, Nishimura T, Zhao L, Morser J, Nesheim M, Goodman SB, Lee DM, Bridges SL Jr; Consortium for the Longitudinal Evaluation of African Americans with Early Rheumatoid Arthritis (CLEAR) Registry, Gregersen PK, Leung LL, Robinson WH. Plasma carboxypeptidase B downregulates inflammatory responses in autoimmune arthritis. J Clin Invest. 2011 Sep;121(9):3517-27. doi: 10.1172/JCI46387. Epub 2011 Aug 1. PubMed PMID: 21804193; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3163960.