Meeting Agenda

Thursday, May 17, 2018
  • 7:00 a.m.

    7:00 - Continental Breakfast 
    Exhibits Open
    7:50 - Welcome and Announcement
    David A. McLain, M.D.

  • 8:00 a.m.

    8:00 - Novel Therapeutic Strategies in Rheumatoid Arthritis 
    Gerd Burmester, M.D.

  • 9:00 a.m.

    9:00 - Clinical Update of Nonrenal SLE - Including Remission and LLDAS
    Michelle Petri, M.D., M.P.H.

  • 10:00 a.m.

    10:00 - Break
    10:15 -  The Future of Rheumatology: Rheumatology 4.0
    Gerd Burmester, M.D.

  • 11:00 a.m

    11:15 - Recent Advances in the Pathogenesis & New Targets in the Treatment of Systemic Vasculitis
    Christian Pagnoux, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D.

  • Noon

    12:15 - Lunch, Exhibits

  • 1:00 p.m.

    1:15 - Current Concepts in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Lyme
    Sheila L. Arvikar, M.D.

  • 2:00 p.m.

    2:15 - What's New in Sarcoid?
    Daniel Culver, D.O.

  • 3:00 p.m.

    3:15 - Break
    3:25 - Management of Systemic Sclerosis: Navigating Recommendations & Guidelines
    Janet Pope, M.D.. M.P.H.

  • 4:00 p.m.

    4:25 - Poster Rounding
    Michelle Petri, M.D., M.P.H., &  Janet Pope, M.D., M.P.H.

  • 5:00 p.m.

    5:25 - Adjourn

Friday May 18, 2018
  • 6:00 a.m.

    6:30 - Continental Breakfast, Exhibits Open

  • 7:00 a.m.

    7:30 - Interstitial Lung Disease in Connective Tissue Disease: Existing and Emerging Therapies 
    Elizabeth R. Volkmann, M.D., M.S.

  • 8:00 a.m.

    8:30 - Update in Lupus Nephritis
     Michelle Petri, M.D., M.P.H. 

  • 9:00 a.m.

    9:30 - Break
    9:45 - ANCA-Associated Vasculitis: New Concepts in Treatment
    Christian Pagnoux, M.D., M.Sc., M.P.H.

  • 10:00 a.m.

    10:45 - Skin Manifestations of Rheumatology?
    Alisa N. Femia, M.D.,

  • 11:00 a.m.

    11:45 - Scleroderma & Intestinal Microbiome: Is There an Association?
    Elizabeth R. Volkmann, M.D., M.S.

  • Noon

    12:45 - Lunch, Exhibits

  • 1:00 p.m.

    1:45 - Update in IgG 4 Related Disease
    Arezou Khosroshahi, M.D.

  • 2:00 p.m.

    2:45 - Cancer, Immunotherapy & Autoimmune Syndromes 
    Ami A Shah, M.D.

  • 3:00 p.m.

    3:45 - CCR Thieves’ Market    

    Alan Epstein, M.D.

  • 4:00 p.m.

    4:45 - Separate CME Activity:  Emerging Payment Models:      A Community Physician's Checklist 
    Jon Glaudemans

  • 5:00 p.m.

    5:45 - Adjourn

Saturday, May 19, 2018
  • 6:00 a.m.

    6:30 - Continental Breakfast, Exhibits Open

  • 7:00 a.m.

    7:30 - Treatment of Chronic Pain in the Opioid Epidemic  
    Katherine Galluzzi, D.O., CMD

  • 8:00 a.m.

    8:30 - Microglia: New Targets in the Treatment of Fibromyalgia 
    Jarred Younger, Ph.D.

  • 9:00 a.m.

    9:30 - Break
    9:45 - New Targets in the Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis: How do They Change our Management? 
    Arthur Kavanaugh, M.D.

  • 10:00 a.m.

    10:45 - Evidence-Based Guidelines for Optimal Management of Gout Patients
    Hyon K. Choi, M.D., Dr.PH

  • 11:00 a.m.

    11:45 - Challenging Cases From the Dermatology-Rheumatology Clinic: Practical Tips for Diagnosis & Management
    Alisa N. Femia, M.D.

  • Noon

    12:45 - Lunch. Exhibits

  • 1:00  p.m.

    1:45 - Spondyloarthritis: Update on Pathogenesis, Diagnosis & Management
    Arthur F. Kavanaugh, M.D.

    2:45 -Separate CME Activity: by Medtelligence
    Connective Tissue Disease Biomarkers & Serologic Testing for 2018
    Maureen Mayes, M.D. & John Goldman, M.D.


      

  • 3:00 p.m.

    3:45 - Adjourn

  • 6:00 p.m.

    6:30 - Cocktail Reception

  • 7:00 p.m.

    7:00 - Banquet [included but registration required]
    7:15 - Welcome, prize drawings
    7:30 - CME Banquet
    Medical Cannaabis in 2018: What a Physician Needs to Know
    Kevin Hill, M.D., M.H.S.

  • 8:00 p.m .

    9:00 - Adjourn

Sunday, May 20, 2018
  • 6:00 a.m.

    Osteoporosis Mini-Symposium

    6:15 - Breakfast Opens

  • 7:00 a.m.

    7:15 - Individualizing Osteoporosis Therapy - Who are the highest risk patients & what can we expect from new anabolic treatments?
    Felicia Cosman, M.D.

  • 8:00 a.m.

    8:15 - Monitoring Osteoporosis Treatment
    Paul Miller, M.D.

  • 9:00 a.m.

    9:15 - Optimal Treatment Strategies for High Risk Patients
    Felicia Cosman, M.D.

  • 10:00 a.m.

    10:15 - Evaluating Long-Term Osteoporosis Therapies: Balancing the Benefits & Risks
    Paul Miller, M.D.

  • 11:00 a.m.

    11:15 - Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Adjourns for 2018