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Miriam A. Shelef, MD, PhD Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health


Rheumatology and Arthritis

UW Health Clinics

West Clinic
(608) 263-7577 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 2006

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Programs & Conditions

PubMed Articles
Sun B Dwivedi N Bechtel TJ Paulsen JL Muth A Bawadekar M Li G Thompson PR Shelef MA Schiffer CA Weerapana E Ho IC . Citrullination of NF-κB p65 promotes its nuclear localization and TLR-induced expression of IL-1β and TNFα. Sci Immunol. 2017 Jun 9;2(12)
[PubMed ID: 28783661]
Bawadekar M Shim D Johnson CJ Warner TF Rebernick R Damgaard D Nielsen CH Pruijn GJM Nett JE Shelef MA . Peptidylarginine deiminase 2 is required for tumor necrosis factor alpha-induced citrullination and arthritis, but not neutrophil extracellular trap formation. J Autoimmun. 2017 Jun;80:39-47
[PubMed ID: 28188029]
Bawadekar M Gendron-Fitzpatrick A Rebernick R Shim D Warner TF Nicholas AP Lundblad LK Thompson PR Shelef MA . Tumor necrosis factor alpha, citrullination, and peptidylarginine deiminase 4 in lung and joint inflammation. Arthritis Res Ther. 2016 Jul 22;18(1):173
[PubMed ID: 27450561]
Shelef MA Bennin DA Yasmin N Warner TF Ludwig T Beggs HE Huttenlocher A . Focal adhesion kinase is required for synovial fibroblast invasion, but not murine inflammatory arthritis. Arthritis Res Ther. 2014 Oct 4;16(5):464
[PubMed ID: 25280866]
Shelef MA Sokolove J Robinson WH Huttenlocher A . Reply: To PMID 24497204. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Sep;66(9):2644-5
[PubMed ID: 24891318]
Shelef MA Sokolove J Lahey LJ Wagner CA Sackmann EK Warner TF Wang Y Beebe DJ Robinson WH Huttenlocher A . Peptidylarginine deiminase 4 contributes to tumor necrosis factor α-induced inflammatory arthritis. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Jun;66(6):1482-91
[PubMed ID: 24497204]
Shelef MA Tauzin S Huttenlocher A . Neutrophil migration: moving from zebrafish models to human autoimmunity. Immunol Rev. 2013 Nov;256(1):269-81
[PubMed ID: 24117827]
Shelef MA Bennin DA Mosher DF Huttenlocher A . Citrullination of fibronectin modulates synovial fibroblast behavior. Arthritis Res Ther. 2012 Nov 5;14(6):R240
[PubMed ID: 23127210]
Sackmann EK Berthier E Young EW Shelef MA Wernimont SA Huttenlocher A Beebe DJ . Microfluidic kit-on-a-lid: a versatile platform for neutrophil chemotaxis assays. Blood. 2012 Oct 4;120(14):e45-53
[PubMed ID: 22915642]