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Johannes Roth
Investigator, CHEO Research Institute
Head, Pediatric Rheumatology, CHEO
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
613-737-7600 Ext. 1015
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Current Research:
The two major focuses of Dr. Roth’s research group are: 1) the validation of musculoskeletal ultrasound in children and the use of this technology to assess disease activity in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA); and 2) the assessment of muscle function in JIA. Dr. Roth is involved in various collaborative trials on JIA as well as pharmaceutical trials assessing new treatments for pediatric rheumatic diseases.
Dr. Roth has worked as a pediatric rheumatologist at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario since 2007. He serves as Professor of Pediatrics with the University of Ottawa, Senior Scientist at the CHEO Research Institute, and Head of Pediatric Rheumatology at CHEO. He is a very active member of various committees and professional societies nationally and internationally.
Sample Publications:

Hernandez-Diaz C, Ventura-Rios L, Gutierrez M, Roth J. Ultrasonography in pediatric rheumatology in Latin America. Expanding the frontiers. Clin Rheumatol 2016; 35(4):1077-1080. 

Roth J, Ravagnani V, Backhaus M, Balint P, Bruns A, Bruyn GA, Collado P, De la Cruz L, Guillaume-Czitrom S, Herlin T, Hernandez C, Iagnocco A, Jousse-Joulin S, Lanni S, Lilleby V, Malattia C, Magni-Manzoni S, Modesto C, Narrodi A, Nieto JC, Ohrndorf S, Rossi L, Selvaag AM, Swen N, Ting T, Tzaribachev N, Vega-Fernandez P, Vojinovic J, Windschall D, D'Agostino MA, Naredo E; OMERACT Ultrasound Group. Preliminary definitions for the sonographic features of synovitis in children. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2016 Oct 16. doi: 10.1002/acr.23130. [Epub ahead of print].
Roth J, Jousse-Joulin S, Magni-Manzoni S, Narrodi A, Tzaribachev N, Iagnocco A, D'Agostino M.A, Collado P. Omeract Definitions for the Sonograhpic Features of the National Pediatric Joint. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2014 Jul 21.
Weiss P, Chauvin N, Roth J. Imaging in Juvenile Spondyloarthritis. Current Rheumatology Reports 2016.
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