Kathleen O'Neil, MD, will be honored at the Annual American College of Rheumatology Meeting with the 2016 James T Cassidy Award.  This award recognizes individuals for outstanding achievement in the field of pediatric rheumatology including education, training, research and publications.  Dr. James T. Cassidy was an educator in pediatric rheumatology and had a distinguished career that included lectures in pediatric rheumatology nationally and internationally, mentoring medical students, pediatric residents and fellows.  Dr. Cassidy also worked with Ross Petty to develop the well recognized textbook of pediatric rheumatology.