Thomas Grader-Beck, M.D.

AppointmentsThomas Grader-Beck, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

Clinical Interests:

Dr. Thomas Grader-Beck completed his Rheumatology fellowship training at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 2003. His clinical interests include the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory joint disease with a focus on rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and inflammatory spondylarthropathies. He has a special interest in secondary Sjogren’s syndrome, a systemic autoimmune disease that leads to dryness of the eyes and mouth, that is frequently associated with inflammatory arthritis.

Research Interests:

Dr. Grader-Beck’s research interest are focused on the pathogenesis of systemic autoimmune diseases as well as on the use of information technology to improve patient outcomes in systemic autoimmune diseases.


  • M.D.: Karls Ruprecht University, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Internship and Residency: University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
  • Post-doctoral Fellowship in Rheumatology: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD


  • American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)

Updated: February 22, 2013

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