Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology


Joanne M. Jordan, MD, MPH
Joseph P. Archie, Jr. Eminent Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology
Director, Thurston Arthritis Research Center

Our mission

In conjunction with the UNC School of Medicine and the Department of Medicine, the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill was created to:

  • provide comprehensive clinical care to the people of North Carolina with rheumatic, allergic and immunologic diseases
  • serve as a referral center for patients outside of North Carolina
  • advance the understanding of rheumatology and immunology through basic and clinical research
  • train Rheumatology medical students, residents, and subspecialty fellows