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Clinical Immunology Society (CIS)

2018 Annual Meeting: Immune Deficiency and Dysregulation North American Conference

Annual Meeting Program

Thursday, April 26

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Welcome from CIS President
Roshini Abraham, PhD

Mayo Clinic
Plenary Session: CIS Fellowship Grantee Presentations
1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speaker:
Caroline Kuo, MD
UCLA Medical Center
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Plenary Session: Patient Management Controversies in PIDS
2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Moderators:

Steve Holland, MD
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH
Troy Torgerson, MD, PhD
University of Washington & Seattle Children's Research Institute

Panelists:
Jack Routes, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin

Maite de la Morena, MD
University of Texas Southwestern

Alexandra Freeman, MD
National Institute of Health

Donald Vinh, MD
McGill University Health Centre

Klaus Warnatz, MD
Medical Center, University of Freiburg

Elie Haddad, MD, PhD
CHU Ste-Justine, University of Montreal

Lisa Forbes, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Robert A. Good Lecture
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speaker:
Akiko Shimamura, MD, PhD

Dana Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center

Friday, April 27

7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast
7:00 am - 8:00 am Genomics 101 *Registration Required*
7:00 am - 8:00 am Genomics 101 *Registration Required*
8:00 am - 9:30 am Plenary Session: Cross-Talk: PIDs From the Perspective of Other Specialties
1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speakers:
Aleixo Muise, MD, PhD
Sick Kids Toronto

Markus Seidel, MD
St. Anna Children's Hospital, Vienna

Susanne Benseler, MD
Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary

Markus Boos, MD, PhD
Seattle Children’s Hospital
9:30 am - 9:45 am Morning Break
9:45 am - 11:30 am Plenary Session: The Thymus: Understanding the Biology, Diseases, and Treatment
2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speakers:
Juan Carlos Zúñiga-Pflücker, PhD
Sunnybrook Research Institute, Canada

Graham Anderson, PhD
University of Birmingham, UK

Mary Louise Markert, MD, PhD
Duke University School of Medicine
11:30 am - 1:00 pm Lunch/Exhibit Hall Open
12:00 pm - 12:20 pm Lightning Poster Presentations
12:20 pm - 1:00 pm Poster Viewing
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm CIS Business Meeting
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Plenary Session: Immune Complications Caused by Therapeutic Intervention
1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speakers:
Secondary Hypogamma and Failure of B Cell Reconstitution Following Rituximab
David Jayne, MD
University of Cambridge, UK

Immune Dysregulation Following the Use of Checkpoint Inhibitors for Malignancies
Maria Suarez-Almazor, MD, PhD
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Immune Defects and Complications Following CAR-T Cell Therapies
Kevin Curran, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Fontan and T Cell Lymphopenia
Jen Heimall, MD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Afternoon Break
3:15 pm - 4:15pm Plenary Session: Registries
Sponsored by USIDNET*
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Moderators:

Kathleen Sullivan, MD, PhD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Charlotte Cunningham-Rundles, MD, PHD
Mt. Sinai Medical Center

Speaker:
Nizar Mahlaoui, MD, MSc, MPH
French National Reference Center for Primary Immune Deficiencies (CEREDIH), Necker Enfants Malades Hospital, University Paris Descartes, France
4:15 pm - 4:30 pm Break
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Plenary: CIS Rose/Fahey Founders Lecture
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speaker:
Megan Sykes, MD, PhD

Columbia Center for Translational Immunology
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm Plenary: PID Year in Review
.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Movie Screening
Sponsored by the Jeffrey Modell Foundation

Saturday, April 28

7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast
7:00 am - 8:00 am Flow 101 *Registration Required*
7:00 am - 8:00 am Flow 101 *Registration Required*
8:00 am - 9:50 am Plenary Session: Novel Insights and Approaches to Regulating Immunity
2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speakers:
New Treatments for Interferonopathies
Yanick Crow, BMedSci, MBBS, MRCP, PhD
University of Manchester, UK

Tregs Isolated From Thymus as a Potential Cell Therapy
Megan Levings, PhD
BC Children's Hospital Research Institute, Canada

New Insights in Treg Biology That Impact Human Disease
Ciriaco A. Piccirillo, MD
McGill University, Canada

Clinical Trial fo APDS
Michael Lenardo, MD
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH

Ustekinumab in Treating Complications of LAD
Steve Holland, MD
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH
9:50 am - 10:00 am Morning Break
10:00 am - 11:30 am Plenary Session: Transplantation: From Bone Marrow to Solid Organ
1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

PIDTC Year in Review

Speakers:
Elie Haddad, MD, PhD

CHU Ste-Justine, University of Montreal
Elizabeth Kang, MD
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, NIH
Morton Cowan, MD
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

SOT/HCT Combined Transplantation
Paul Szabolcs, MD
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
11:40 am -12:00 pm Plenary: Patient Advocacy Groups Update
.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
12:00 am - 2:00 pm Lunch/Exhibit Hall Open
1:00 pm - 1:20 pm Lightning Poster Presentations
1:20 pm - 2:00 pm Poster Viewing
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Plenary Tales from the Listserv
1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Moderators:
Eric Allenspach, MD, PhD
University of Washington & Seattle Children's Hospital
Elie Haddad, MD, PhD
CHU Ste-Justine, University of Montreal
Mikko Seppänen, MD, PhD
Helsinki University Central Hospital
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Break
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Plenary: Richard Schiff Lecture
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speaker:
Bruce Blazar, MD

University of Minnesota
5:00 pm - 5:30pm Presidential Award Lecture
.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Closing Reception in Exhibit Hall
7:00 pm - 9:00pm Dinner Symposium
Topic TBD
Sponsored by CSL Behring
 

Sunday, April 29

7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast
8:00 am - 10:30 am Plenary Session: Hot New Defects in Primary Immunodeficiencies
2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Speakers:
New Autoinflammatory Defects
Ivona Aksentijevich, MD
National Institutes of Health

Other speakers TBD