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Agenda – 7th Annual Basic and Clinical Immunology for the Busy Clinician: What Is New and Hot in Immunology An Immunology Boot Camp

Friday     Saturday

Friday, February 15, 2019

6:45 am
Yoga with Judi Bar*
7:00 am
Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits
7:45 am
30,000 Foot View of the Integrated Immune Responses: A Remedial Review
Leonard Calabrese, DO
9:00 am
Refreshment Break and Exhibits

What is New?
Leading figures in basic and clinical immunology interpret high impact studies in basic research from over the past year for enhanced understanding and patient care application

9:30 am
Translational Advances in SLE and Vasculitis
Gregg Silverman, MD
10:00 am
Translational Advances in Inflammatory Arthritis
William Rigby, MD
10:30 am
Translational Advances in Miscellaneous IMIDs
R. John Looney, MD
11:00 am
Panel Discussion and Questions
R. John Looney, MD; William Rigby, MD; and Gregg Silverman, MD
11:15 am
Flipped Classroom
Attendees bring their toughest cases and questions to discuss and quiz the faculty
  A. General Clinical Immunology – Immune Health Through Diet, Exercise and Mindfulness
Leonard Calabrese, DO
  B. B Cells and Autoimmunity, SLE and Related Conditions
Gregg J. Silverman, MD
  C. Primary and Secondary Immunodeficiencies and Infectious Diseases
R. John Looney, MD
  D. Autoimmune Disease, RA and Allied Conditions
William Rigby, MD
  E. Infectious Complications of IMIDs
Cassandra Calabrese, DO
12:15 pm
Lunch Break

What is Hot?
Focusing on what is cutting edge in the areas of basic, clinical and/or translational immunology and interpreted for the busy clinician

1:30 pm
The Microbiome in Health and Disease
Gregg Silverman, MD
2:00 pm
Autoimmune Manifestations of Cancer Immunotherapy
Leonard Calabrese, DO
2:30 pm
Panel Discussion and Questions
Leonard Calabrese, DO and Gregg Silverman, MD
2:45 pm
Refreshment Break and Exhibits
3:15 pm
Cases with the Masters
Tough cases representing challenges in the diagnosis or management of immune mediated inflammatory diseases – with audience engagement
Moderator: Leonard Calabrese, DO
Discussants: Cassandra Calabrese, DO; R. John Looney, MD; William Rigby, MD; and Gregg Silverman, MD
4:15 pm
Adjourn

Saturday, February 16, 2019

7:00 am
Yoga with Judi Bar*
7:15 am
Continental Breakfast and Exhibits

What Is New in Biologic Therapy?

8:00 am
What’s New in JAKs
Vibeke Strand, MD
8:20 am
What’s New in the IL6
Vibeke Strand, MD
8:40 am
What’s New in PsA and SpA
M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH
9:00 am
What’s New in Psoriasis
Anthony Fernandez, MD, PhD
9:20 am
New and Emerging Therapies
R. John Looney, MD
9:40 am
Panel Discussion and Questions
Anthony Fernandez, MD, PhD; M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH; R. John Looney, MD; and Vibeke Strand, MD
10:00 am
Refreshment Break and Exhibits

The Immune System in Health and Wellness

10:30 am
Why Worry About Wellness When We Have Biologic Therapies?
Leonard Calabrese, DO
10:50 am
The Aging Immune System: Can We Slow It Down?
TBD
11:40 am
Inflammation is the New Cholesterol - Appraising the Data and Reducing Risks of Cardiovascular Disease
M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH
12:10 pm
Panel Discussion and Questions
Leonard Calabrese, DO; M. Elaine Husni, MD, MPH; and TBD
12:40 pm
Adjourn

* non CME