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Lupus2019 Preliminary Schedule

Friday April 5, 2019

5:00 - 6:30 pm Opening Ceremony and Keynote Lecture

6:30 - 7:30 pm Welcome Reception

Saturday April 6, 2019

Lessons Learned

8:00 -4:30 pm Exhibit and Poster Hall Open

8:30 - 10:30 am Plenary I - Major Clinical Trials

10:30 - 11:00 am Coffee Break in Exhibit/Poster Hall

11:00 - 12:30 pm Concurrent Sessions
Pathogenetic Mechanisms
Clinical Manifestations
Pediatric Lupus

12:30 - 2:00 pm Lunch

2:00 - 4:00 pm Plenary II - Genetics and Epigenetics

4:00 - 4:30 pm Coffee Break in Exhibit/Poster Hall

4:30 - 6:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
Epidemiology/Socioeconomic Factors
Lupus Nephritis
Patient Program (Causes of Lupus)

6:00 pm Adjourn

Sunday April 7, 2019

Precision Medicine

8:00 -4:30 pm Exhibit and Poster Hall Open

8:30 - 10:00 am Plenary III - Precision Medicine 1

10:00 - 10:30 am Coffee Break in Exhibit/Poster Hall

10:30 - 12:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
Molecular Targets
Cellular Targets
Pediatric Lupus (treatment)

12:00 - 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30 - 3:00 pm Plenary IV - Precision Medicine 2

3:00 - 3:30 pm: Coffee Break in Exhibit/Poster Hall

3:30 - 5:00 pm: Concurrent Sessions
Innate Immunity
Environmental Factors
Patient Program (treatment)

5:00 pm Adjourn

7:00 - 10:00 pm Special Event

Monday April 8, 2019

Looking to the Future - Spotlight on Young Investigators

8:00 -1:30 pm Exhibit and Poster Hall Open

8:30 - 10:00 am Plenary V - Epidemiology/Outcomes

10:00 - 10:30 am Coffee Break in Exhibit/Poster Hall

10:30 - 12:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
Regulatory Mechanisms
International Collaborations
Pregnancy

12:00 - 1:30 pm Lunch

1:30 - 3:00 pm Concurrent Sessions
New Technologies
Quality Measures
Patient Program (on the Horizon)

3:00 - 3:30 pm Coffee Break in Exhibit/Poster Hall

3:30 - 5:00 pm Closing Session - Hopes for the Future

5:00 pm Adjourn


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Lupus 2019 Faculty

Local Organizing Committee

Lindsey Criswell, MD, MPH  (Congress Chair)

David Daikh, MD

Maria Dall’Era, MD

Emily von Scheven, MD, MAS

David Wofsy, MD

Jinoos Yazdany, MD, MPH

Ed Yelin, PhD


Chairs

Cynthia Aranow, MD - Feinstein Institute of Medical Research

DTM Chan, MD - The University of Hong Kong

Gaye Cunnane, MB, PhD, FRCPI - Trinity College of Dublin

David Daikh, MD - University of California San Francisco

**Maria Dall’Era, MD - University of California San Francisco

Mary Anne Dooley, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina

John Esdaile, MD, MPH, FRCPC, FCAHS - University of British Columbia

Paul Fortin, MPH, MD, FRCPC - Laval University

Jorge Sanchez Guerrero, MD, MSc - Mount Sinai Hospital

**Patti Katz, PhD - University of California San Francisco

**Cristina Lanata, MD - University of California San Francisco

Erica Lawson, MD - University of California San Francisco

Peter Lipsky, MD - AMPEL Biosolutions

Joan Merrill, MD - University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Michelle Petri, MD, MPH - Johns Hopkins University

Chaim Putterman, MD - Albert Einstein College of Medicine

**Westley Reeves, MD - University of Florida Health

Gabriela Schmajuk - University of California San Francisco

**Ward Wakeland, PhD - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

**Ed Yelin, PhD - University of California San Francisco


Speakers

Amita Aggarwal, MD, DM - Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences

**Marta Alarcon-Riquelme, MD, PhD - Pfizer-University of Granada-Andalusian Government Center for Genomics and Oncological Research (GENYO) and Department of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Simone Appenzeller, MD, PhD - University of Campinas

Martin Aringer, MD, PhD - University Clinical Center Carl Gustav Carus at the TU

Ashira Blazer, MD - NYU School of Medicine

Hermine Brunner, MD, MSc, MBA - Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

**Jill Buyon, MD - NYU School of Medicine

Marcus Clark, MD - University of Chicago

Megan Clowse, MD - Duke University School of Medicine

**Natalie Costedoat-Chalumeau, MD, PhD - Cochin University Hospital

**Karen Costenbader, MD, MPH - Harvard Medical School

Gaye Cunnane, MB, PhD, FRCPI - Trinity College of Dublin

***Dzifa Dey, MD - University of Ghana

Betty Diamond, MD - Feinstein Institute of Medical Research

Andrea Doria, MD - University of Padova

Thomas Dörner, MD - Charité University Hospitals Berlin

***Candace Feldman, MD, MPH - Harvard Medical School

Gary Gilkenson, MD - Medical University of South Carolina

Aimee Hersh, MD - University of Utah

Frederic Houssiau, MD, PhD - Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc

**Judith James, MD, PhD - Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center

Michelle Kahlenberg, MD, PhD - University of Michigan

Diane Kamen, MD, MSCR - Medical University of South Carolina

Mariana Kaplan, MD - National Institute of Health

David Karp, Md, PhD - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Patti Katz, PhD - University of California San Francisco

Zhanguo Li, MD, PhD - Peking University Medical School, Beijing

Sam Lim, MD, MPH - Emory University

Theresa Lu, MD, PhD - Hospital for Special Surgery Research Institute

Ana Malvar, MD - Hospital Fernandez

Xavier Mariette, MD, PhD - Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris Sud

**Alex Marson, MD, PhD - University of California San Francisco

Sheryl McCalla, JD - American College of Rheumatology

Maureen McMahon, MD - University of California Los Angeles

Joan Merrill, MD - University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

**CC Mok, MD, FRCP - Tuen Mun Hospital

Eric Morand, MBBS, FRACP, PhD - Monash University

**Marta Mosca, MD, PhD - University of Pisa

**Tim Niewold, MD - NYU School of Medicine

Virginia Pascual, MD - Weill Cornell Medicine

Sarah Patterson, MD - University of California San Francisco

***Guillermo Pons-Estel, MD, MSc, PhD - National University of Rosario

Deepak Rao, MD, PhD - Harvard Medical School

**Soumya Raychaudhuri, MD, PhD - Harvard Medical School

Sanjay Reddy, MD - University of California San Francisco

Lars Rönnblom, MD, PhD - Uppsala University

Carla Rothlin, PhD - Yale University

Brad Rovin, MD - Ohio State University

Jane Salmon, MD - Hospital for Special Surgery Research Institute

Lisa Sammaritano, MD - Hospital for Special Surgery

***Savino Sciascia, MD, PhD - University of Turin

Chris Scott, MD - University of Cape Town

**/***Nan Shen, MD, PhD - Shanghai Jiao Tong University

**Gregg Silverman, MD - NYU School of Medicine

Julia Simard, ScD - Stanford University

Yoshiya Tanaka, MD, PhD - University of Occupational and Environmental Health Japan

**Onno Teng, MD, PhD - Leiden University Medical Centre

George Tsokos, MD - Harvard Medical School

PJ Utz, MD - Stanford University

Emily von Scheven, MD, MAS - University of California San Francisco

**Tim Vyse, MA, FRCP, PhD, FMedSci - King’s College London

Dan Wallace, MD, FACP - Cedars-Sinai

Jimmie Ye, PhD - University of California San Francisco


Committee of Past Chairs

Mary Carmen Amigo - Mexico City (MX)

Shunle Chen - Shanghai (CN)

John Esdaile - Vancouver (CA)

Pao-Hsii Feng - Singapore (SG)

Marvin Fritzler - Calgary (CA)

Graham RV Hughes - Lindon (UK)

Munther A Khamashta - London (UK)

Robert G. Lahita - New York (US)

Eric Morand - Melbourne (AUS)

Bernardo Pons-Estel - Rosario (AR)

Yehuda Shoenfeld - Jerusalem (IL)

Josef Smolen - Vienna (AT)

Eng M. Tan - La Jolla (US)


** Plenary Session
*** Closing Session