Dinesh Khanna, MD, MSc, is Professor of Medicine and Director, University of Michigan Scleroderma Program. He holds the Frederick G.L. Huetwell Professorship in Rheumatology. Dr. Khanna has published over 450 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. He is the Principal Investigator on National Institutes of Health and industry-sponsored clinical studies. He is the coordinating PI on investigator-initiated and pharmacetucal sponsored clinical trials in scleroderma. His current research focus on developing, validating, and refining outcome measures in rheumatic diseases and designing controlled trials. He received the prestigious 2015 Henry Kunkel Young Investigator Award from the American College of Rheumatology.