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Abhijeet Danve

MBBS, MD, FACP, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology); Director of Yale Spondyloarthritis Program, Rheumatology; Co-chair, Safety and Quality Council, Rheumatology

Contact Information

Abhijeet Danve, MBBS, MD, FACP, MHS

Patient Care Locations

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Rheumatology

    Yale Rheumatology, 300 Cedar St., TACS-525

    New Haven, CT 06520-8031

    United States

Appointments

Biography

Dr Abhijeet Danve is a rheumatologist who enjoys serving adult patients with inflammatory rheumatic diseases. He has particular interest in psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout. Dr Danve is certified in internal medicine (2012) and rheumatology (2014) by American Board of Internal Medicine. He is certified by American College of Rheumatology in musculoskeletal ultrasound (RhMSUS) and uses musculoskeletal ultrasound routinely in his practice. He is recipient of the Marshall J Schiff Fellowship Award by American College of Rheumatology (2013), Distinguished fellow award by American College of Rheumatology (2015) and Jane Bruckel Early Career Investigator award by Spondylitis Association of America (2019). Dr. Danve is an active member of SPARTAN (Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment Network), GRAPPA (Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis), American College of Physicians and American College of Rheumatology. He enjoys teaching medical students, residents and fellows.

Education & Training

  • MHS
    Yale University, Clinical Research (2021)
  • Research Fellow
    University of Nebraska Medical Center (2015)
  • RhMSUS (Degree in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound)
    American College of Rheumatology (2015)
  • Certification in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
    Ultrasound School of North American Rheumatologists (2014)
  • Clinical Fellow
    Oregon Health & Science University (2014)
  • Course in Advanced Clinical Immunology
    Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (2013)
  • Resident
    New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Center (2012)
  • Intern
    New York Medical College/ Metropolitan Hospital Center (2010)
  • MD
    Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital (2007)
  • MBBS
    Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College (2002)

Activities

  • Overcoming Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Axial Spondyloarthritis: New Insights and Implications for Clinical Practice
    NC ACP Meeting, Virtual lecture; NJ ACP Meeting, Virtual lecture 2021
    Overcoming Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Axial Spondyloarthritis: New Insights and Implications for Clinical Practice
  • Managing Ankylosing Spondylitis in TeleHealth World
    Micro-learning activity 2021
    Managing Ankylosing Spondylitis in TeleHealth World
  • Assessment of Ankylosing Spondylitis
    Micro-learning activity 2021
    Assessment of Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Impact of therapies on various manifestations of ankylosing spondylitis
    Micro-learning activity 2021
    Impact of therapies on various manifestations of ankylosing spondylitis
  • Early Recognition of axial spondyloarthritis in Primary Care- Importance of Screening tools for referrals
    A virtual webinar for PCPs 2021
    Early Recognition of axial spondyloarthritis in Primary Care- Importance of Screening tools for referrals
  • Overcoming Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Axial Spondyloarthritis: New Insights and Implications for Clinical Practice
    Virtual lecture 2020
    Overcoming Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Axial Spondyloarthritis: New Insights and Implications for Clinical Practice
  • Overcoming Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Axial Spondyloarthritis: New Insights and Implications for Clinical Practice
    Webinar CME activity available online and as a podcast 2020
    Overcoming Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Axial Spondyloarthritis: New Insights and Implications for Clinical Practice
  • The Changing Landscape of Axial Spondyloarthritis: Current and Emerging Agents for Individualized Treatment
    Miami, FL, United States 2020
    The Changing Landscape of Axial Spondyloarthritis: Current and Emerging Agents for Individualized Treatment
  • Sex differences in patients with axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA)
    Virtual CME activity 2020
    Sex differences in patients with axSpA
  • Use of Facebook and MyChart to Identify Axial Spondyloarthritis among Patients with Chronic Back Pain
    Madison, WI, United States 2020
    Use of Facebook and MyChart to Identify Axial Spondyloarthritis among Patients with Chronic Back Pain
  • Use of Facebook and MyChart to Identify Axial Spondyloarthritis among Patients with Chronic Back Pain
    ACR annual meeting; CT ACP Annual Meeting 2020
    Use of Facebook and MyChart to Identify Axial Spondyloarthritis among Patients with Chronic Back Pain
  • P4 Index Correlates with RAPID3 and Disease-Specific Indices in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Axial Spondyloarthritis (axSpA)
    Washington, DC, United States 2020
    ; P4 Index Correlates with RAPID3 and Disease-Specific Indices in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Axial Spondyloarthritis (axSpA
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis for the Family Clinician: Escalating Your Expertise on Diagnosis and Treatment Options
    Philadelphia, PA, United States 2019
    Ankylosing Spondylitis for the Family Clinician: Escalating Your Expertise on Diagnosis and Treatment Options
  • Fusing the Team to Optimize Outcomes in Ankylosing Spondylitis: A Collaborative Approach to Ensure Early Treatment and Optimum Outcomes
    Yonkers, NY, United States; Meadville, PA, United States; Silver Spring, MD, United States 2019
    Fusing the Team to Optimize Outcomes in Ankylosing Spondylitis: A Collaborative Approach to Ensure Early Treatment and Optimum Outcomes
  • Break out group on early diagnosis of spondyloarthritis; Workshop
    Boston, MA, United States 2018
    Break out group on early diagnosis of spondyloarthritis; Workshop
  • A Multinational Study Addressing Attitudes Towards Classification Criteria of Ankylosing Spondylitis and Axial Spondyloarthritis
    Buenos Aires, CABA, Argentina 2018
    A Multinational Study Addressing Attitudes Towards Classification Criteria of Ankylosing Spondylitis and Axial Spondyloarthritis
  • Overview of Spondyloarthritis
    Boston, MA, United States 2017
    Overview of Spondyloarthritis
  • Approach to patients with inflammatory arthritis
    New York, NY, United States 2017
    Approach to patients with inflammatory arthritis
  • . Increased Body Mass Index May Not be a Risk Factor for the Development of Lupus Nephritis
    San Diego, CA, United States 2017
    . Increased Body Mass Index May Not be a Risk Factor for the Development of Lupus Nephritis
  • Correlation between the Routine Assessment of Patient Index Data (RAPID3) and Inflammatory Markers in Patients with PMR
    San Diego, CA, United States 2017
    Correlation between the Routine Assessment of Patient Index Data (RAPID3) and Inflammatory Markers in Patients with PMR
  • Navigating the Market: My Experience in Securing The First Academic Job
    Washington, DC, United States 2016
    Navigating the Market: My Experience in Securing The First Academic Job
  • Examination of a patient with Spondyloarthritis and Metrology
    Boston, MA, United States 2016
    Examination of a patient with Spondyloarthritis and Metrology
  • Role of FDG PET Scan in Management of Systemic Vasculitis
    Portland, OR, United States 2015
    Role of FDG PET Scan in Management of Systemic Vasculitis
  • . Inter-Reader Agreement of a Novel Method of Radiographic Scoring of Rheumatoid Arthritis
    San Francisco, CA, United States 2015
    . Inter-Reader Agreement of a Novel Method of Radiographic Scoring of Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Referral Strategies for the Early Diagnosis of Axial Spondyloarthritis- a Systematic Review
    San Francisco, CA, United States 2015
    Referral Strategies for the Early Diagnosis of Axial Spondyloarthritis- a Systematic Review
  • Male Gender and Higher Hemoglobin Predict Response to Methotrexate in Rheumatoid Arthritis
    San Francisco, CA, United States 2015
    Male Gender and Higher Hemoglobin Predict Response to Methotrexate in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Periodontal Evaluation Is Associated with Increased Likelihood of Achieving Low Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis with Methotrexate
    San Francisco, CA, United States 2015
    Periodontal Evaluation Is Associated with Increased Likelihood of Achieving Low Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis with Methotrexate
  • Amyloid Beta Related Angiitis
    Portland, OR, United States; Seattle, WA, United States 2014
    Amyloid Beta Related Angiitis
  • Comparison of Clinical and Imaging Characteristics of Axial Psoriatic Arthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis
    Destin, FL, United States 2014
    Comparison of Clinical and Imaging Characteristics of Axial Psoriatic Arthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis
  • Joint Injection Workshop
    Sunriver, OR, United States 2014
    Joint Injection Workshop
  • Sacroiliac joint involvement in patients with Psoriatic Spondyloarthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis without Psoriasis: Are there differences?
    Toronto, ON, Canada 2014
    Sacroiliac joint involvement in patients with Psoriatic Spondyloarthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis without Psoriasis: Are there differences?
  • Systematic Review Of Amyloid Beta-Related Angiitis: A Treatable Cause Of Vasculitis Affecting Central Nervous System
    San Diego, CA, United States 2013
    Systematic Review Of Amyloid Beta-Related Angiitis: A Treatable Cause Of Vasculitis Affecting Central Nervous System
  • Determinants Of Patient Satisfaction In An Academic Rheumatology Practice
    San Diego, CA, United States 2013
    Determinants Of Patient Satisfaction In An Academic Rheumatology Practice
  • Assessment of Patient Index Data 3 Scores correlate well with Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity index in the Assessment of Disease Activity and Monitoring Progression of Ankylosing Spondylitis
    San Diego, CA, United States 2013
    Assessment of Patient Index Data 3 Scores correlate well with Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity index in the Assessment of Disease Activity and Monitoring Progression of Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Comparison of Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitor Use for Ankylosing Spondylitis at University Rheumatology Clinics in Scotland and Oregon
    San Francisco, CA, United States 2013
    Comparison of Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitor Use for Ankylosing Spondylitis at University Rheumatology Clinics in Scotland and Oregon
  • Comparative Study Of Patients With Peripheral Psoriatic Arthritis, Axial Psoriatic Arthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis Without Psoriasis Arthritis
    San Francisco, CA, United States 2013
    Comparative Study Of Patients With Peripheral Psoriatic Arthritis, Axial Psoriatic Arthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis Without Psoriasis Arthritis
  • Comparative Study Of Patients With Peripheral Psoriatic Arthritis, Axial Psoriatic Arthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis Without Psoriasis
    Toronto, ON, Canada 2013
    Comparative Study Of Patients With Peripheral Psoriatic Arthritis, Axial Psoriatic Arthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis Without Psoriasis

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Jane Bruckel Early Career Investigator Award in SpondyloarthritisSpondylitis Association of America2019
Distinguished Fellow AwardAmerican College of Rheumatology2015
Fellowship of American College of PhysiciansAmerican College of Physicians2015
Marshall J. Schiff Memorial Fellow Research AwardAmerican College of Rheumatology2013
Winner and Gold Medalist, American College of Rheumatology Knowledge Bowl CompetitionAmerican College of Rheumatology2013
Assistant Chief Medical ResidentMetropolitan Hospital Center2011

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Assessment of Spondyloarthritis International SocietyMember2021 - Present
American College of RheumatologyAuthor of Osteoarthritis section for the updated Advanced Rheumatology Course (ARC)2021
Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment NetworkLead Investigator for SPARTAN Rereferral Recommendations Project Working Committee Member, Early Diagnosis and Improved Awareness of AxSpA Project2021
Alliance for Gout Awareness, Alliance for Gout AwarenessMember2020
Rheumatoid Arthritis Comorbidties, AbbvieAdvisor2020
Quality and Safety Council, Section of RheumatologyCo-Chair2020 - Present
American College of Rheumatology National meetingAbstract Reviewer for Spondyloarthritis Clinical Research Section2020 - Present
European Journal of RheumatologyReviewer2020 - Present
Online Education Module for Axial Spondyloarthritis for PCP and Chiropractors, Spondylitis Association of AmericaCreated an interactive online education module2020 - Present
American College of RheumatologyMember of ACR Gout Guideline Committee2019
Arthritis and RheumatologyReviewer2019 - Present
The Netherlands Organization for Health Research and Development sponsored research grants in the field of SpondyloarthritisServed as external reviewer for grant application2018
RMD (Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disorders) Openofficial journal of European League Against Rheumatism2018 - Present
European RadiologyReviewer2018 - Present
Modern RheumatologyReviewer2018 - Present
Aria in PsA and AS, JanssenAdvisor2017
American College of Physicians National MeetingReviewed 20 to 30 abstracts each year for the annual ACP meeting2017 - Present
Journal of Clinical RheumatologyReviewer2016 - Present
Journal of RheumatologyI have been adhoc reviewer for Journal of Rheumatology mainly for articles on axial spondyloarthritis and psoriatic arthritis2015 - Present
Seminars in arthritis and rheumatologyReviewer2015 - Present
Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA)Member of working committee for formulating the recommendations for management of axial psoriatic arthritis2014 - Present
International Journal of Rheumatic DiseasesReviewer2014 - Present
Spondyloarthritis Research and Treatment NetworkMember since 2013. Currently leading the efforts for creating referral recommendations for axial spondyloarthritis.2013 - Present
American College of RheumatologyMember2012 - Present
American College of PhysiciansMember and Fellow2009 - Present

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