September 20 - 21, 2019

 

The Bellagio

Las Vegas, NV

 

Agenda

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

3:00 - 6:00 PM

 

Check in/Early Registration

 

Friday, September 14, 2018

6:15 AM

 

Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

6:30 - 7:30 AM

 

Independent Satellite Symposium
CME/CE credits not provided for this session

7:30 AM

 

Break & Visit Exhibits

7:40 AM

 

Welcome and Introduction

7:45 AM

 

Rheumatoid Arthritis: What is the Unmet Need in 2018?
Iain B. McInnes, FRCP, PhD, FRSE, FMedSci

8:30 AM

 

Check-Point Inhibitors in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Clifton O. Bingham, III, MD

9:00 AM

 

ACR-EULAR Update: RA and More
Daniel E. Furst, MD

9:35 AM

 

Interactive Panel Discussion

10:00 AM

 

Break and Visit Exhibits

10:30 AM

 

Managing Chronic Pain in Rheumatic Diseases
Xavier Jimenez, MD, MA

11:00 AM

 

Lupus Nephritis: Management Challenges  
Gerald B. Appel, MD

11:30 AM

 

A New Look at Tendon Disease
Iain B. McInnes, FRCP, PhD, FRSE, FMedSci

12:15 PM

 

Interactive Panel Discussion

12:30 PM

 

Lunch

12:45 - 1:30 PM

 

Independent Satellite Symposium
CME/CE credits not provided for this session

1:30 PM

 

Break & Visit Exhibits

Rheumatologic Reflections Breakouts
Attendees Choose One: Rheumatology or Primary Care Track

1:45 PM

 

Rheumatology
Use of Patient reported Outcome Data – The Hopkins Experience
Clifton O. Bingham, III, MD

   

Primary Care    
Psoriatic Arthritis and Psoriasis-Differential Diagnosis: The Derm Perspective
April  W. Armstrong, MD

2:30 PM

 

Rheumatology    
Scleroderma: What’s New in 2018?
Daniel E. Furst, MD

   

Primary Care     
Use of the Laboratory in Managing Patients with Rheumatic Disease
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD   

3:15 PM

 

Rheumatology
Maintenance of Remission in GPA
Alexandra Villa-Forte, MD, MPH

   

Primary Care     
Gout and the Kidney
Gerald B. Appel, MD

4:00 PM

 

Break and Visit Exhibits

4:15 PM

 

Dharma Happiness and Living with a Purpose – A Medical Perspective
Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP

5:15 - 6:00 PM

 

Independent Satellite Symposium
CME/CE credits not provided for this session

6:15 - 7:15 PM

 

Independent Satellite Symposium
CME/CE credits provided for this session

7:15 PM

 

Adjourn for the Evening

 

Saturday, September 15, 2018

6:30 AM

 

Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

7:00 - 7:45 AM

 

Independent Satellite Symposium
CME/CE credits not provided for this session

7:45 AM

 

Break & Visit Exhibits

7:55 AM

 

Welcome Back

8:00 AM

 

Psoriasis: Improving Patient Outcomes with Current and Emerging Therapies
April W. Armstrong, MD, MPH

8:30 AM

 

Psoriatic Arthritis: Algorithm vs. Pathogenesis-Driven Treatment
Christopher T. Ritchlin, MD, MPH

9:15 AM

 

Central Sensitization and Inflammatory Disease
Xavier Jimenez, MD

9:45 AM

 

Interactive Panel Discussion

10:15 AM

 

Break and Visit Exhibits

10:45 AM

 

Axial Spondyloarthropathies: How to Diagnose and Manage
Christopher T. Ritchlin, MD, MPH

11:15 AM

 

Celiac Disease and other GI-Related Issues in the Rheumatic Patient
Joseph A. Murray, MD

11:45  AM

 

Interactive Panel Discussion

12:00 PM

 

Lunch

12:15 - 1:00 PM

 

Independent Satellite Symposium
CME/CE credits not provided for this session

1:00 PM

 

Break & Visit Exhibits

1:15 PM

 

Gout: How Did We Get Here, and Do We Know Where We Are Going?
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD 

2:00 PM

 

Weird and Worrisome Rashes: A Dermatologist's Perspective
Karolyn A. Wanat, MD

2:30  PM

 

IgA Vasculitis, It’s Not Just for Kids
Alexandra Villa-Forte, MD, MPH

3:00 PM

 

Interactive Panel Discussion

3:15 PM

 

Clinical Case Conundrums:  Stump the Professors
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD
Daniel E. Furst, MD
Alexandra Villa-Forte, MD, MPH
Karolyn A. Wanat, MD

4:00 PM

 

Conference Ends - See you 2019

 

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