Mission Statement

Among the stated purposes of the Texas Association of Rheumatologists (STAR) are:

  1. To promote the highest quality, evidence-based, specialty care for patients with rheumatology diseases.
  2. To provide rheumatologists with the latest and unsurpassed education in the practice of rheumatology.
  3. To educate our membership on the topics most relevant to the practicing rheumatologist through an annual CME conference.
  4. To keep members abreast of governmental and legislative issues affecting their practice and patient care.
  5. To provide cutting-edge education to its patients, and to the health-care community at large while promoting the advancement of the specialty of rheumatology in the great state of Texas.