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Rina Mina

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Internal Medicine | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • B.S.: University of the Philippines
  • Medical School, M.D.: University of the Philippines
  • M.S. : University of Cincinnati
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Internal Medicine (Rheumatology) (Certification Date: 20131001) - (Recertification Date: 20190306)

Specialties

Internal Medicine
Pediatric Rheumatology
Pediatrics
Rheumatology

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Rheumatology

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Autoimmune Vasculitis

Behcet Syndrome (Neuro-Bechet)

Central Nervous System Lupus Vasculitis

Collagen Disease

CREST Syndrome

Cryoglobulinemia

Cutaneous, Leukocytoclastic, Vasculitis

Gout

Hip Rheumatoid Arthritis

Lupus (Systemic lupus erythematosus)

Lupus Erythematosus Panniculitis

Lupus Nephritis

Microscopic Polyangiitis

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (MCTD)

Osteochondritis Dissecans

Overlap Connective Tissue Disease

Paget Disease

Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Polymyositis

Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis

Pseudogout

Psoriatic Arthritis

Raynaud Phenomenon in Scleroderma

Raynaud's Disease

Reactive Arthritis (Reiter's Syndrome)

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Vasculitis

Sjogrens Syndrome (Neuro-Sjogren)

Still's Disease

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Systemic Vasculitis

Takayasu Arteritis

Temporal Arteritis (Giant cell arteritis)

Vasculitis (Angiitis)

Weill-Marchesani Syndrome

Peer Reviewed Publications

Hone, Natalie; Donnelly, Catherine; Houk, John Brian; Mina, Rina 2017. Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Scleroderma. Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases, 23 2, 120-121

Mina, Rina; Abulaban, Khalid; Klein-Gitelman, Marisa S; Eberhard, Barbara A; Ardoin, Stacy P; Singer, Nora; Onel, Karen; Tucker, Lori; O'neil, Kathleen; Wright, Tracey; Brooks, Elizabeth; Rouster-Stevens, Kelly; Jung, Lawrence; Imundo, Lisa; Rovin, Brad; Witte, David; Ying, Jun; Brunner, Hermine I 2016. Validation of the Lupus Nephritis Clinical Indices in Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Arthritis care & research, 68 2, 195-202

Mina, Rina; Harris, Julia G; Klein-Gitelman, Marisa S; Appenzeller, Simone; Centeville, Maraisa; Eskra, Diane; Huggins, Jennifer L; Johnson, Anne L; Khubchandani, Raju; Khandekar, Prachi; Lee, Jiha; Liu, Hai Mei; Pendl, Joshua D; Silva, Clovis A; Silva, Marco F; Zaal, Ahmad I; DeWitt, Esi Morgan; Ardoin, Stacy P; Brunner, Hermine I 2016. Initial Benchmarking of the Quality of Medical Care in Childhood-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Arthritis care & research, 68 2, 179-86

Mina, R; Klein-Gitelman, M S; Nelson, S; Eberhard, B A; Higgins, G; Singer, N G; Onel, K; Tucker, L; O'Neil, K M; Punaro, M; Levy, D M; Haines, K; Ying, J; Brunner, H I 2015. Effects of obesity on health-related quality of life in juvenile-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Lupus, 24 2, 191-7

Mina, Rina; Klein-Gitelman, Marisa S; Nelson, Shannen; Eberhard, B Anne; Higgins, Gloria; Singer, Nora G; Onel, Karen; Tucker, Lori; O'Neil, Kathleen M; Punaro, Marilynn; Levy, Deborah M; Haines, Kathleen; Martini, Alberto; Ruperto, Nicolino; Lovell, Daniel; Brunner, Hermine I 2014. Validation of the systemic lupus erythematosus responder index for use in juvenile-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Annals of the rheumatic diseases, 73 2, 401-6

Brunner, Hermine I; Bennett, Michael R; Mina, Rina; Suzuki, Michiko; Petri, Michelle; Kiani, Adnan N; Pendl, Joshua; Witte, David; Ying, Jun; Rovin, Brad H; Devarajan, Prasad 2012. Association of noninvasively measured renal protein biomarkers with histologic features of lupus nephritis. Arthritis and rheumatism, 64 8, 2687-97

Mina, Rina; Klein-Gitelman, Marisa S; Ravelli, Angelo; Beresford, Michael W; Avcin, Tadej; Espada, Graciela; Eberhard, B Anne; Schanberg, Laura E; O'Neil, Kathleen M; Silva, Clovis A; Higgins, Gloria C; Onel, Karen; Singer, Nora G; von Scheven, Emily; Imundo, Lisa F; Nelson, Shannen; Giannini, Edward H; Brunner, Hermine I 2012. Inactive disease and remission in childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis care & research, 64 5, 683-93

Mina, Rina; von Scheven, Emily; Ardoin, Stacy P; Eberhard, B Anne; Punaro, Marilynn; Ilowite, Norman; Hsu, Joyce; Klein-Gitelman, Marisa; Moorthy, L Nandini; Muscal, Eyal; Radhakrishna, Suhas M; Wagner-Weiner, Linda; Adams, Matthew; Blier, Peter; Buckley, Lenore; Chalom, Elizabeth; Chédeville, Gaëlle; Eichenfield, Andrew; Fish, Natalya; Henrickson, Michael; Hersh, Aimee O; Hollister, Roger; Jones, Olcay; Jung, Lawrence; Levy, Deborah; Lopez-Benitez, Jorge; McCurdy, Deborah; Miettunen, Paivi M; Quintero-del Rio, Ana I; Rothman, Deborah; Rullo, Ornella; Ruth, Natasha; Schanberg, Laura E; Silverman, Earl; Singer, Nora G; Soep, Jennifer; Syed, Reema; Vogler, Larry B; Yalcindag, Ali; Yildirim-Toruner, Cagri; Wallace, Carol A; Brunner, Hermine I 2012. Consensus treatment plans for induction therapy of newly diagnosed proliferative lupus nephritis in juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis care & research, 64 3, 375-83

Brunner, Hermine I; Mina, Rina; Pilkington, Clarissa; Beresford, Michael W; Reiff, Andreas; Levy, Deborah M; Tucker, Lori B; Eberhard, B Anne; Ravelli, Angelo; Schanberg, Laura E; Saad-Magalhaes, Claudia; Higgins, Gloria C; Onel, Karen; Singer, Nora G; von Scheven, Emily; Itert, Lukasz; Klein-Gitelman, Marisa S; Punaro, Marilynn; Ying, Jun; Giannini, Edward H 2011. Preliminary criteria for global flares in childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis care & research, 63 9, 1213-23

Mina, Rina; Melson, Paula; Powell, Stephanie; Rao, Marepalli; Hinze, Claas; Passo, Murray; Graham, T Brent; Brunner, Hermine I 2011. Effectiveness of dexamethasone iontophoresis for temporomandibular joint involvement in juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Arthritis care & research, 63 11, 1511-6

Mina, Rina; Brunner, Hermine I 2010. Pediatric lupus--are there differences in presentation, genetics, response to therapy, and damage accrual compared with adult lupus? Rheumatic diseases clinics of North America, 36 1, 53-80, vii-viii

Romick-Rosendale L.;Brunner H.;Bennett M.;Mina R.;Nelson S.;Petri M.;Kiani A.;Devarajan P.;Kennedy M. 12-07-2011. Identification of urinary metabolites that distinguish membranous lupus nephritis from proliferative Arthritis Research and Therapy, 13 6,

Mina R.;Brunner H. 12-01-2011. SLE in Children Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, , 573-597

Mina R.;Brunner H. 08-21-2013. Update on differences between childhood-onset and adult-onset systemic lupus erythematosus Arthritis Research and Therapy, 15 4,

Saxena V.R.;Mina R.;Moallem H.J.;Rao S.P.;Miller S.T. 08-01-2003. Systemic lupus erythematosus in children with sickle cell disease Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 25 8, 668-671

Mina R.;Klein-Gitelman M.S.;Nelson S.;Anne Eberhard B.;Higgins G.;Singer N.G.;Onel K.;Tucker L.;O'Neil K.M.;Punaro M.;Levy D.M.;Haines K.;Martini A.;Ruperto N.;Lovell D.;Brunner H.I. 02-01-2014. Validation of the systemic lupus erythematosus responder index for use in juvenile-onset systemic lu Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 73 2, 401-406

Roth J.;Jousse-Joulin S.;Magni-Manzoni S.;Rodriguez A.;Tzaribachev N.;Iagnocco A.;Naredo E.;D'Agostino M.A.;Collado P.;Backhaus M.;Balint P.;Ceccarelli F.;Guillaume S.;Hanova P.;Hernandez C.;Ikeda K.;Li S.;Mina R.;Modesto C.;Ohmdorf S.;Swen N.;Ravagnani V.;Rossi L.;Vojinovic J.;Windschall D. 01-01-2015. Definitions for the sonographic features of joints in healthy children Arthritis Care and Research, 67 1, 136-142