Dr Dana DiRenzo is a third year fellow in the Division of Rheumatology at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She will be joining the faculty as clinical instructor upon completion of her fellowship. She received her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and residency training from the University of Maryland. She also received a Masters of Health Science from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore. Her clinical interests include inflammatory arthritis with research interests in mental health including non-pharmacologic management strategies as well as complementary and alternative therapies.