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•Paediatric Training Programme: North Thames/ London
•Paediatric Rheumatology training at Great Ormond Street Hospital
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: integrating research and academic work into day to day practice.
Current active research roles:
The Principle Investigator of the Sarilumab (Anti IL6) ascending dose finding in Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Systemic JIA trials (two studies).
The Principal Investigator for using JAK Inhibitor Baricitinb in the treatment of systemic onset Juvenile Idiopathic arthritis.
Currently working on VZV antibody status (immunity to chicken pox) in patients on biologics.
Investigating Raynaud's phenomenon on children and young people.
Investigating Sjogren's phenotype in Children and young people.
Previous research roles:
•Co Investigator for the SYCAMORE trial-.RCT to establish the clinical effectiveness, safety and cost effectiveness of Adalimumab in combination with methotrexate for the treatment of JIA associated uveitis.
•Co Investigator for the JSLE cohort study.
•Co Investigator for the BCRD: Extended Biologics.
•Co Investigator for the BSPAR Etanercept cohort study.
•Co Investigator for the BILAG Biologics study.
Areas of interest
•Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis in Children and young people.
•Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Children and young people.
Sjogren's syndrome in children and young people.
•Inflammatory and non-inflammatory musculoskeletal pain.
- Abigail Massiah
- Paediatric Rheumatology Department Great Ormond Street Childrens Hospital Great Ormond Street London WC1N 3JH
- 020 7405 9200
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant in Paediatric and adolescent Rheumatology at Great Ormond Street Hospital/ London.
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.
Evaluation of magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in juvenile onset neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus.
Al-Obaidi,et al Clin Rheumatol. 2016 Oct;35(10):2449-56. doi: 10.1007/s10067-016-3376-9.
Predictors associated with secondary Raynaud’s phenomenon in children
Muthana Al Obaidi, D Eleftheriou, Rheumatology, Volume 57, Issue suppl_8, October 2018
Takayasu arteritis in childhood: retrospective experience from a tertiary referral centre in the United Kingdom.
Eleftheriou , Varnier , Dolezalova P, McMahon AM5, Al-Obaidi M, Brogan PA. Arthritis Res Ther. 2015 Feb
Pulmonary renal syndrome in Henoch-Schönlein purpura Katherine Clarke,
Muthana Al-Obaidi. archdischild-2018-315030
Courses offered to GPs
Next GP talk
Parkside GP lecture, saturday 21st September 20199am-1pm. Elm Grove Conference Centre, Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5PH
- FRCPCH The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 2006
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