Faculty

Susan Ballinger, MD

Susan Ballinger, MD Susan Ballinger, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Areas of Interest: Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis; Systemic Lupus Erythematosus; Auto inflammatory Conditions; Childhood Vasculitis; Childhood Scleroderma; Juvenile Dermatomyositis; Periodic Fever Syndromes
Michael Blakley, MD

Michael Blakley, MD Michael Blakley, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Areas of Interest: Rheumatologic diseases that persist into adulthood; helping young adults develop communication and self advocacy skills to navigate the adult health care system; pediatric rheumatologic conditions tat rarely present in adulthood, like the auto-inflammatory diseases.
Ellen Go, MD

Ellen Go, MD Ellen Go, MD

Instructor
Areas of Interest: Systemic Vasculitis
Thomas Klausmeier, MD

Thomas Klausmeier, MD Thomas Klausmeier, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine
Chief, Department of Pediatrics, Eskenazi Hospital, Indianapolis
Attending Rheumatologist Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health
Areas of Interest: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus; Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis; Auto inflammatory Conditions; Periodic Fever Syndromes; Childhood Scleroderma; Juvenile Dermatomyositis
Melissa Oliver, MD

Melissa Oliver, MD, MS Melissa Oliver, MD, MS

Assistant Professor
Areas of Interest: CRMO, Spondyloarthropathy, Quality Improvement
 Kathleen M. O'Neil, MD

Kathleen M. O'Neil, MD  Kathleen M. O'Neil, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
Areas of Interest: Dr. O'Neil specializes in diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases of childhood, including systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, juvenile inflammatory myositis, localized and systemic scleroderma, mixed connective tissue disease, vasculitis and autoinflammatory disorders of systemic inflammation.
Martha Rodriguez, MD

Martha Rodriguez, MD Martha Rodriguez, MD

Assistant Professor
Areas of Interest: Mental Health of children with chronic disease
Brandi Stevens, MD MSCR

Brandi Stevens, MD MSCR Brandi Stevens, MD MSCR

Assistant Professor
Areas of Interest: Scleroderma, Etiology of Autoimmunity and Quality of Life
Stacey Tarvin, MD MS

Stacey Tarvin, MD MS Stacey Tarvin, MD MS

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Areas of Interest: Clinical Research; Psychosocial effects of chronic disease on children and their families; resiliency; medical education