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Professor Emeritus, Division of Rheumatology
Adjunct Professor, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Rehabilitation Medicine
Bruce C. Gilliland, M.D.-Lucile T. Henderson Endowed Professor in Rheumatology
Master of the American College of Physicians
Sites of Practice
University of Washington Medical Center

Education & Training: 

MD, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas (1984)

Internship in Internal Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (1984-1985)

Residency in Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (1985-1987)

Fellowship in Rheumatology, University of California, San Diego, CA (1987-1989)

Teaching Scholar Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (1996-1997)

Research Interests: 

Dr. Gardner is currently involved in clinical care and clinical research in the area of autoimmune lung diseases.  He is an attending physician in the combined Interstitial Lung Disease/Rheumatology Clinic at University of Washington Medical Center.  As of July 2022 he is limiting his clinical care to patients with autoimmune lung diseases

He is also involved in the rheumatology care to several Northwest Native American tribes, many of whom have high rates of autoimmune diseases especially rheumatoid arthritis


PubMed Bibliography


Recent publications:

Gardner, GC: Arthritis and Periarthritic Disorders. In Bonica's Management of Pain, 5th edition, edited by James Rathmell, MD, Scott Fishman, MD, and Jane Ballantyne, MD.  Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Williams 2018

Liew J, Gardner GC.  Use of anakinra in hospitalized patients with crystalline arthritis. J Rheumatol 2019 Jan 15. pii: jrheum.181018. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.181018.

Huang IJ, Pugh T, Xu H, Collins BF, Gardner G, Liew JW. Refractory, recurrent idiopathic pulmonary capillaritis successfully treated with tacrolimus. J Clin Rheumatol 2020. Jun 15;11(1):3022. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-16745-0. PMID: 32541905 

Gazitt T, Zisman, D, Gardner G. Polymyalgia rheumatica: a common disease in seniors. Curr Rheumatol Rep 2020. Jun 19;22(8):40. doi: 10.1007/s11926-020-00919-2.PMID: 32562020 

Chung SH, Bent EI, Weiss MD, Gardner GC. Sporadic inclusion body myositis and primary Sjogren's syndrome: an overlooked diagnosis. Clin Rheumatol. 2021 Apr 21. doi: 10.1007/s10067-021-05740-5. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33884496.

Chung SH, Wener MH, Bays AM, Rahbar H, Chihiro M, Andrew B, Fink S, Cohen S, Mani NS, Chaudhary A, Gardner GC.  Absent SARS-CoV-2 anti-Spike IgG antibody response in patients on targeted B cell therapy.  Ann Rheum Dis. 2021 Oct;80(10):e165. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2021-220957. Epub 2021 Aug 2.PMID: 34340981 

Recent Abstracts

Al-ani, M, Han BK, Gardner GC. Interstitial lung disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus; who should we screen? Abstract 1563. Presented at the ACR national meeting in Atlanta 2019

Marco JL, Gardner, GC, Gupta N. Clinical Characteristics and outcomes in patients with Sjogren’s syndrome-associated interstitial lung disease. presented at with 2020 American College of Rheumatology National Meeting

Wu W, Gardner GC, Raghu G, Collins BF, Ho LA, Marco JL, Thiravit P, Pipavath SNJ. Antisynthetase syndrome related ILD.  presented at the RSNA National Meeting 2020

N. Singh, I. Huang, M. Singleton, A. Bays, J. Sabo, S. Chung, G. Gardner, J. Schaeffer, K. Wysham, J. Andrews, R. Patel, J. Simard, J. Liew. Correlates of testing positive for SARS-CoV-2 in patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases. Ann Rheum Dis, volume 80, supplement 1, year 2021, page 994

Suha Kadura, Ciaran Scallan, Bridget Collins, Greg Gardner, Mark Wener, Lawrence Ho, Jennifer Hayes, Carolyn Spada, Ganesh Raghu. Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis and interstitial lung disease. Presented at the 2021 ATS meeting