NCRA Board Members

The dedicated people who allow our organization to function and thrive.

North Carolina Rheumatology Association Board Members


Jill Vargo, MD
Asheville Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center, PA
Asheville, NC


Kyle Harner, MD
Carolina Arthritis Center
Greenville, NC

Secretary/ Treasurer

G. Radford Moeller, MD FACR
Carolina East Internal Medicine
Havelock, NC

Academic Representative

Rumey Ishizawar, MD, PhD
UNC-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

At Large Member

Silvia Ross, MD
Triangle Arthritis and Rheumatology Associates
Raleigh, NC

Ron George, MD, PhD
Wilmington Health
Wilmington, NC

Firas Kassab, MD
Arthritis and Osteoporosis Consultants of the Carolinas
Charlotte, NC

Gwenesta B. Melton, MD
LaFayette Clinic PA
Fayettville, NC

Administrative Director

Tammala A. Bulger




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