Elizabeth "Blair" Solow, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine - Rheumatology Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Crystalline Arthropathies


Dr. Elizabeth “Blair” Solow is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatic Diseases. Dr. Solow earned her M.D. degree at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. She completed her internship and residency training at UT Southwestern in Dallas. Dr. Solow stayed on to receive her fellowship training in rheumatology at UT Southwestern. During her rheumatology fellowship she completed a Masters in Clinical Science from the UT Southwestern Center for Translational Medicine.

Upon completing her fellowship in 2012, Dr. Solow joined UT Southwestern as full-time faculty. Dr. Solow participates in patient care; the education of medical students, residents and fellows; and clinical and translational research in rheumatoid arthritis. Dr. Solow is actively involved in the American College of Rheumatology, and she is currently serving on the Committee on Rheumatologic Care.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2009-2012), Rheumatology
  • Medical School - UT Health Science Center at Houston (2002-2006)
  • Residency - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2006-2009), Internal Medicine
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • Arthritis Foundation (2009), Member
  • American College of Rheumatology (2009), Member
Honors & Awards
  • Rheumatology Faculty Teaching Award 2018, University of Kansas
  • J. Michael Young Grant 2000, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Kansas
  • 1927-35 English Faculty Memorial Scholarship 1998-1999, University of Kansas
  • Flinn Vee Scholarship 1997-1999, University of Kansas
Books & Publications
  • Rheumatoid arthritis and cardiovascular outcomes
  • Improving the delivery of care for patients with rheumatic disease
  • Clinical trials preventing or treating rheumatoid arthritis

Clinical Focus

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Crystalline Arthropathies
  • Spondyloarthropathy
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (Pulmonary Fibrosis)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Vasculitis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Myositis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Systemic Sclerosis

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