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Julianna Desmarais, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases, School of Medicine


Dr. Desmarais enjoys being a general rheumatologist. She has a special interest in teaching and is participating in a faculty development program for educators. She has completed the USSONAR program in musculoskeletal ultrasound, and enjoys incorporating ultrasound use into patient care.

Education and training

    • M.D., 2011, Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Residency

    • Internal Medicine Residency: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
    • Chief Resident: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Fellowship

    • Rheumatology Fellowship: Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

Areas of interest

  • Arthritis and rheumatic diseases


Elsevier pure profile

Selected publications

  • Desmarais J, Beier S, Deodhar A. Certolizumab pegol for treating axial spondyloarthritis. Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2016 Aug;16(8):1059-64


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