Timetable

  Thursday, November 8, 2018

  Hall A 
 15:00 – 16:00 Opening Session
 16:00 – 16:10 Break
 16:10 – 17:00 APLAR Symposium:
Recent progress on genetic and cellular rheumatology in APLAR
 17:00 – 17:10 Break
17:10 – 18:00 Industry Symposium
18:00 Networking Reception

 

  Friday, November 9, 2018

  Hall A
 08:00 – 08:50 Session:
JAK inhibitors should be first line before biologic agents
 08:50 – 09:00 Break
 09:00 – 09:50 Industry Symposium
09:50 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 10:50 Session:
How to deal with vaccination of patients with inflammatory arthritis
10:50 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 11:50 Meet the Experts:
Inflammation in osteoarthritis as a therapeutic target
11:50 – 12:00 Break
12:00 – 12:50 Industry Lunch Symposium
12:50 – 13:00 Break
13:00 – 13:50 Meet the Experts:
How to best manage osteoporosis in patients with arthritis
13:50 – 14:00 Break
14:00 – 14:50 Session:
Osteoarthritis, a disease of the bone/subchondral bone?
Implication for treatment
14:50 – 15:00 Break
15:00 – 15:50 Session:
Biosimilars: Are rheumatologists and patients ready for transitioning patients from an originator to a biosimilar?
15:50 – 16:00 Break
16:00 – 16:50 Industry Symposium
16:50 – 17:00 Break
17:00 – 18:00 Guided Poster Tour

 

  Saturday, November 10, 2018

  Hall A
 08:00 – 08:50 Session:
Management of challenging osteoarthritis cases in daily practice:
Well-kept secrets
 08:50 – 09:00 Break
09:00 – 09:50 Session:
When is biologic monotherapy the treatment of choice?
09:50 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 10:50 Session:
Novel therapeutic targets and cellular therapies for osteoarthritis
10:50 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 11:50 Session:
Psoriatic arthritis: How to balance management of the skin and the joints
11:50 – 12:00 Break
12:00 – 12:50 Industry Lunch Symposium
12:50 – 13:00 Break
13:00 – 13:30 Poster Viewing
13:30 – 14:20 Meet the Experts:
Non-radiographic spondyloarthropathy: If you were paying for it, would you commence biologic therapy?
14:20 – 14:30 Break
14:30 – 15:20 Session:
Intraarticular therapy for arthritis: Interesting new findings for patients
15:20 – 15:30 Break
15:30 – 16:20 Meet the Experts:
Lupus and pregnancy: Good news for the doctor and the mother
16:20 – 16:30 Break
16:30 – 17:00 Oral Abstracts and Award Presentations

*Subject to change