John Tesser, MD, FACP, FACR

John Tesser, MD, FACP, FACR is a United States trained physician certified in internal medicine and rheumatology who has been principal investigator in more than 250 clinical trials in multiple medical disciplines through past work with Radiant Research. Dr. Tesser has served as a consultant for numerous United States and European Union based pharmaceutical companies.


Recent Publications:

Tugwell P, Pincus T, Yocum D, Stein M, Gluck O, Kraag G, McKendry R, Tesser J, Baker P, Wells G: Combination Therapy with Cyclosporine and Methotrexate in Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis. N Engl J Med 333:137-41, 1995.

 Genovese MC, Bathon JM, Martin RW, Fleischmann RM, Tesser JR, Schiff MH, Keystone EC, Wasko MC, Moreland LW, Weaver AL, Markenson J, Cannon GW, Spencer-Green G, Finck BK. Etanercept versus methotrexate in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum 46(6):1443-50, 2002.

 Tesser J, Fleischmann R, Dore R, et. Al. Concomitant medication use in a large international multicenter placebo controlled trial of Anakinra, a recombinant IL-1 receptor antagonist, in patients with RA. J Rheumatol  31(4)649-654, 2004.

Furst DE, Halbert RJ, Bingham CO, Fukudome S, Anderson L, Bonafede P, Bray V, Cohen SB, Sherrer YRS, St. Clair EWS, Tesser JRP, Weinblatt M, Dubois RW. Evaluating the adequacy of disease control in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a RAND appropriateness panel. Rheumatology. 47:194-199, 2008.