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Overview

Dates: 13-14 October 2020

Day 1: Adult topics

Day 2: Paediatric and adolescent topics

Reimagined for 2020, this two-day online Case-based Conference brings together consultants, next generation rheumatologists and other members of the MDT to share cases and expert discussion around key topics.

Registration is now closed.

  • Topics including epidemic rheumatology, sarcoid arthropathy, Sjögren's syndrome, JIA, PIMS-TS and mixed connective tissue disease in children

  • Expert speakers addressing our case topics

  • Case-based presentations

  • Live Q&A with speakers

  • Interaction with other delegates in breakout forums

  • ePoster hall with the opportunity to message the ePoster presenters

  • Sponsors area with extra resources and networking available

2020 programme

Adult rheumatology day

Morning sessions

09:00-12:30

Includes hyperinflammation in COVID-19

Time

Session title

Speakers

09:00-09:10

Welcome

Dr Gerald Coakley

09:10-10:40

Hyperinflammation in COVID-19

Chair: Dr Frances Hall

Speaker: Prof Iain McInnes and three case presentations

10:40-11:00

Break

11:00-12:30

Epidemic rheumatology

Chair: Dr Spencer Ellis

Speaker: Prof Ian Bruce and three case presentations

12:30-13:30

Lunch

Afternoon sessions
13:30-17:00

Includes sarcoid arthropathy and extra-pulmonary disease

Time

Session title

Speakers

13:30-15:00

Sarcoid arthropathy and extra-pulmonary disease

Chair: Dr Nicola Gullick

Speakers: Dr James Galloway and three case presentations

15:00-15:20

Break

15:20-16:50

Sjögren's syndrome and its mimics

Chair: Dr Richard Smith

Speakers: Dr Liz Price and three case presentations

16:50-17:00

Closing summary

Dr Gerald Coakley

Paediatric and adolescent day

Morning sessions

09:00-12:30

Includes lung and rheumatic disease session

Time

Session title

Speakers

09:00-09:10

Welcome

Dr Kishore Warrier

09:10-10:40

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) – changing challenges

Dr Flora McErlane and four case presentations

10:40-11:00

Break

11:00-12:30

Paediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome Temporally Associated with SARS-CoV-2 – have we cracked it?

Dr Nick Wilkinson, Dr Vinay Shivamurthy and four case presentations

12:30-13:30

Lunch

Afternoon sessions
12:30-17:00

Includes mixed connective tissue disease in children and AHP sessions


Time

Session title

Speakers

13:30-15:00

Mixed connective tissue disease in children: a myth or reality?

Dr Ivan Foeldvari and four case presentations

13:30-15:00

COVID-19 related changes to treatment/medication

Chair: Samantha Leach
Speakers: Ruth Wylie and case presentations

15:00-15:20

Break

15:20-15:50

Keynote address: PIMS-TS vs KD: comparison of clinical and molecular features

Prof Jane Burns

15:20-16:50

AHP thieves market

Chair: Victoria Harbottle
Speaker: Laura Harris

15:50-16:50

Thieves market

Four case presentations

16:50-17:00

Closing summary

Dr Kishore Warrier and Verna Cuthbert

Sponsorship

The virtual Case-based Conference provides an excellent opportunity to raise the profile of your company by aligning your brand with our leading society.

Day 1:

Headline sponsor: Lilly

Gold sponsors: Roche Chugai, Novartis Rheumatology, Janssen

Other sponsors: Novartis Rare Diseases, Sobi

 

Day 2:

Headline sponsor: Roche Chugai

Other sponsors: Novartis Rare Diseases, Sobi