CIS

Clinical Immunology Society (CIS)

2016 Annual Meeting: Immune Deficiency and Dysregulation North American Conference

2016 Update on Diagnostic Advances in Primary Immunodeficiencies

Thursday, April 14, 2016
Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center | Boston, Massachusetts

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

Thursday, April 14    
7:00am - 7:40am Registration & Continental Breakfast
 
 
7:40am - 7:45am Welcome & Introduction
Roshini S. Abraham, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Troy R. Torgerson, MD, PhD
Seattle Children's Hospital
 
 
7:45am - 9:45am








7:45am - 8:15am




8:15am - 8:45am



8:45am - 9:35am














9:35am - 9:45am
Diagnostic Approaches to PIDs
2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Moderators:
Roshini S. Abraham, PhD
Mayo Clinic
James Verbsky, MD, PhD
Medical College of Wisconsin

Speakers:
Test Utilization: Selecting and Interpreting Laboratory
Tests for PIDs: A Clinician's Perspective
Troy R. Torgerson, MD, PhD
Seattle Children's Hospital

T Cell Functional Assays: Application and Interpretation
Thomas Fleisher, MD
National Institutes of Health

Panel Discussion: Interpreting Vaccine Antibody
Responses in PIDs


Francisco Bonilla, MD, PhD
Children's Hospital Boston

Zuhari Ballas, MD
University of Iowa

Elena Perez, MD
University of Miami

Ricardo Sorensen, MD
Louisiana State University

Oral Abstract
THE USE OF SALMONELLA TYPHI VACCINE TO
DIAGNOSE ANTIBODY DEFICIENCY
Mary T. Bausch-Jurken, PhD
Medical College of Wisconsin
 
 
9:45am - 10:00am Morning Break
 
 
10:00am - 12:00pm








10:00am - 10:40am



10:40am - 11:00am



11:00am - 11:20am




11:20am - 11:35am



11:35am - 11:45am






11:45am - 12:00pm
Genomics in PIDs
2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Moderators:
Troy R. Torgerson, MD, PHD
Seattle Children's Hospital
Jack Bleesing, MD, PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Speakers:
Genomics 101: Methods and Interpretation
Sergio D. Rosenzweig, MD, PhD
NIAID, NIH

Pitfalls of Genomic Testing
James Verbsky, MD, PhD
Medical College of Wisconsin

Functional Validation of Genomics Data: Clinically
Available Approaches
David Hagin, MD
Seattle Children's Hospital

Functional Validation of Genomics Data: RAG Defects
Yu Nee Lee, PhD
Children's Hospital Boston

Oral Abstract
ACCURATE COPY NUMBER VARIANT (CNV) ANALYSIS
OF IMMUNODEFICIENCY GENES BY NEXT-GENERATION
SEQUENCING
Gesmar Segundo, MD
Seattle Children's Hospital

Panel Discussion
 
 
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch Symposium
Pneumococcal Antibody Responses: Laboratory
assessment and clinical correlation
Speaker:
Antony Parker
The Binding Site
 
 
1:00pm - 3:00pm








1:00pm - 1:20pm




1:20pm - 1:50pm




1:50pm - 2:10pm



2:10pm - 2:30pm




2:30pm - 2:40pm



2:40pm - 2:50pm





2:50pm - 3:00pm
Flow Cytometry as Tool for Diagnosis of PIDs
2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Moderators:

Sergio D. Rosenzweig, MD, PhD
NIAID, NIH
Vijaya Knight, MD, PhD
National Jewish Health

Speakers:
An overview of applicability of flow cytometry based on assays
in the diagnostic evaluation of primary immunodeficiency
Maurice O'Gorman, PhD, MBA, MSc, D(ABMLI)
Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Not Red OR Blue but Many Colors: Vote Flow
Cytometry for President!
Jack Bleesing, MD, PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Pearls, Perils and Pitfalls of NK Cell Functional Testing
Emily Mace, PhD
Baylor University, Texas Children's Hospital

Immune Dysregulation Characterized by Mass Cytometry:
Potential Clinical Applications
Elena Hsieh, MD
University of Colorado, Denver

Emerging Diagnostic Testing for HLH
Rebecca Marsh, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Oral Abstract
IN-VITRO NAïVE B CELL CLASS SWITCH ASSAY FOR
EVALUATION OF B CELL AND HELPER T CELL FUNCTION
David Hagin, MD, PhD
University of Washington / Seattle Children's Hospital

Panel Discussion
 
 
3:00pm - 3:15pm Afternoon Break
 
 
3:15pm - 5:15pm








3:15pm - 3:45pm



3:45pm - 4:05pm




4:05pm - 4:45pm



4:45pm - 4:55pm






4:55pm - 5:15pm
Other Laboratory Tools for Diagnosis of PIDs
2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Moderators:

Maurice O'Gorman, MD, PhD, MBA, MSc, D(ABMLI)
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Sara Nandiwada, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine

Speakers:
Telomere Syndromes and Telomere Testing in Clinical Settings
Mary Armanios, MD
Johns Hopkins Hospital

Radiation Sensitivity Testing on Lymphocytes. A Diagnostic Tool to
Identify Specific DNA Repair Defects
Kerstin Felgentreff, MD
University of Ulm

Microbiome and Repertoire Analysis
Ying Taur, MD, MPH
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Oral Abstract
T CELL IMMUNOSENESCENCE AND PRIMARY
IMMUNODEFICIENCY IN TELOMERASE MUTATION
CARRIERS
Christa L. Wagner
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Panel Discussion
 
 

Program Committee

Co-Chairs:

Roshini S. Abraham, PhD - Mayo Clinic
Troy R. Torgerson, MD, PhD - University of Washington

Committee:

Jacob Bleesing, MD PhD - Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Vijaya Knight, MD PhD - National Jewish Health
Sara Nandiwada, PhD D(ABMLI) - Baylor College of Medicine
Maurice O'Gorman, PhD MBA MSc D(ABMLI) - University of Southern California
Sergio D. Rosenzweig, MD PhD - NIAID, NIH
James Verbsky, MD PhD - Medical College of Wisconsin