Cristina G Arriens, MD, MSCS
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Cristina G. Arriens, MD, MSCS

Cristina G. Arriens, MD, MSCS, is a clinical assistant member in the department of Arthritis & Clinical Immunology and principal investigator at Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Dr. Arriens received her medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. She completed an internal medicine residency at University of New Mexico School of Medicine in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and a clinical fellowship in rheumatology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, where she also received a master’s degree in clinical science and completed a postdoctoral clinical research fellowship.

Her research interests in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) involve a molecular investigation of biomarkers and use of this knowledge to assist guidance of therapy. She is a member of numerous medical societies, including American College of Rheumatology, Lupus Nephritis Trials Network, and Lupus Clinical Investigator Network-SLE Treatment Acceleration Trials.

She has been a site Principal Investigator on over 30 industry sponsored clinical trials, primarily in lupus. She has also been a Sub-Investigator on numerous industry sponsored clinical trials as well as investigator initiated studies, and NIH-sponsored clinical trials.

She is a frequent presenter at medical meetings and has published in peer-reviewed journals, including Lancet, Lupus Science & Medicine, Rheumatology (Oxford), International Journal of Clinical Rheumatology, and Clinical Immunology.


Friday, September 10, 2021