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    Stratos Christianakis, MD

    TitleAssistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
    SchoolKeck School of Medicine of USC
    AddressIRD 426
    Health Sciences Campus
    Los Angeles California 90089-9099
    Phone+1 323 442 1946
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      Dr. Christianakis' clinical interests include rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis, systemic lupus, vasculitis, and inflammatory myositis. His clinical research interests include ocular autoimmune diseases, spondyloarthritis, and psoriatic arthritis. He is currently co-managing the once monthly Rheum-Derm Clinic.

      Dr. Christianakis earned his medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine, then went on to complete his rheumatology fellowship at LAC+USC Medical Center. He has currently accepted a position as Program Director in Internal Medicine at Huntington Hospital in addition to his Keck USC duties.

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      USC1995Deans, Golden State, Town & Gown Scholar
      Huntington Hospital2003Helen Drake Smetz Award Outstanding Resident
      ACR2008Scholars in Autoimmunity
      Arthritis Foundation - Jingle Bell Run2017Medical Honoree

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      1. Escalante P, Kooda KJ, Khan R, Aye SS, Christianakis S, Arkfeld DG, Ehresmann GR, Kort JJ, Jones BE. Diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection with T-SPOT(®).TB in a predominantly immigrant population with rheumatologic disorders. Lung. 2015 Feb; 193(1):3-11. PMID: 25318864.
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      2. Hamm-Alvarez SF, Janga SR, Edman MC, Madrigal S, Shah M, Frousiakis SE, Renduchintala K, Zhu J, Bricel S, Silka K, Bach D, Heur M, Christianakis S, Arkfeld DG, Irvine J, Mack WJ, Stohl W. Tear cathepsin S as a candidate biomarker for Sjögren's syndrome. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Jul; 66(7):1872-81. PMID: 24644101; PMCID: PMC4077975.