September 14 - 15, 2018

Encore at Wynn Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV




Satellite Symposia



September 14-15, 2018 at Encore at the Wynn
These symposia are independently organized and not an official part of 11th Annual Perspectives in Rheumatic Diseases
All Satellites are Held in the Encore Ballroom

Unless otherwise noted, CME/CE credit is not provided for these sessions


Friday, September 14, 2018

6:30 AM – 7:30 AM

IL-6 and Rheumatoid Arthritis: An Expert’s Perspective
John Tesser, MD
Sponsored by Sanofi Genzyme Regeneron

12:45 PM – 1:30 PM

A Review of Global Clinical Trial Safety Data in Six Immune-mediated Inflammatory Diseases
Sharad Lakhanpal, MD, FACR, FACB
Sponsored by Abbvie

5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

Cytokine Signaling and the JAK-STAT Pathway: Role in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Theresa Lawrence Ford, MD
Sponsored by Lilly

6:15 PM - 7:15 PM

Steps Ahead: Emerging Therapies in Psoriatic Arthritis
Daniel E. Furst, MD
Linda Grinnell-Merrick, MS, NP-BC
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Lilly. For further information concerning Lilly grant funding, visit
CME/CE credit is provided for this session.

Saturday, September 15, 2018

7:00 AM -7:45 AM

Another Look at Taltz in Psoriatic Arthritis
Hillary Norton, MD
Sponsored by Lilly

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

Joint and Skin Relief That Goes Deeper: COSENTYX® (secukinumab) for Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis
Alvin F. Wells, MD, PhD, FACR
Sponsored by Novartis


All food functions are provided by Global Academy for Medical Education as part of the 11th Perspectives in Rheumatic Diseases conference. 

Meals are not provided by any sponsor of any independent satellite event.  Seats may be limited at satellite events.


For more information about satellite symposia opportunities, contact:

Devin Gregorie
[email protected]

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