C. Egla Rabinovich, MD, MPH



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Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Co-Chief, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology
Department / Division:
Pediatrics / Pediatrics-Rheumatology
DUMC 3212
Durham, NC 27710
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  • MD, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, 1985
  • Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, 1985-1988
  • Pediatric Rheumatology, Duke University Medical Center/University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill, 1988-1991
  • Preventive Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 1989-1991
Other Training:
  • MPH, University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill, 1991
Clinical Interests:
Childhood rheumatic diseases, lupus, JRA, childhood osteoporosis, dermatomyositis, localized (linear) scleroderma, morphea, uveitis
Representative Publications:
  • Nigrovic, PA; Mannion, M; Prince, FH; Zeft, A; Rabinovich, CE; van Rossum, MA; Cortis, E; Pardeo, M; Miettunen, PM; Janow, G; Birmingham, J; Eggebeen, A; Janssen, E; Shulman, AI; Son, MB; Hong, S; Jones, K; Ilowite, NT; Cron, RQ; Higgins, GC. Anakinra as first-line disease-modifying therapy in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis: report of forty-six patients from an international multicenter series. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2011;63:545-555.  Abstract
  • Robinson, AB; Rabinovich, CE. Avascular necrosis of the metacarpals in juvenile dermatomyositis. Journal of Clinical Rheumatology: practical reports on rheumatic and musculoskeletal disease. 2010;16:233-236.  Abstract
  • Bowyer, SL; Roettcher, PA; Higgins, GC; Adams, B; Myers, LK; Wallace, C; Rennebohm, R; Moore, TL; Pepmueller, PH; Spencer, C; Wagner-Weiner, L; Rabinovich, E; Passo, M; Lovell, DJ; McCurdy, D; Zemel, L; Schikler, KN; Szer, I; Kurtin, P; Lindsley, C. Health status of patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at 1 and 5 years after diagnosis. Journal of Rheumatology. 2003;30:394-400.  Abstract
  • Rabinovich, CE. Bone metabolism in childhood rheumatic disease. Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America. 2002;28:655-viii.  Abstract