Overview

A brand new sought-after course in our programme that will cover core knowledge of immunology in rheumatology.
Date
6 June 2024
Venue
Online
A one-day introductory level course, aimed at all professionals working in rheumatology who are new to immunology or are looking for a refresher.

This course will explore core knowledge about immunology used in rheumatology. Taught through interactive lectures, the programme will cover concepts of immunology, immunotherapy, focus on interpreting blood tests
and more. 

The course programme is currently in planning stage, so more details will be announced in due course. 
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Introduction to Immunology

6 June 2024 - Please note we can only accept payment by card for our bookings

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Pricing

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant and pharma representative

£180
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP and specialty doctor

£145
+VAT

Level 3: allied health professional, clinical academic, nurse, non-clinical scientist, psychologists, physician associates, pharmacists, retired and other

£110
+VAT

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant and pharma representative

£260
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP and specialty doctor

£220
+VAT

Level 3: allied health professional, clinical academic, nurse, non-clinical scientist, psychologists, physician associates, pharmacists, retired and other

£170
+VAT

2024 draft programme

Morning

09:15 - 13:25

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

09:15 - 09:20

Welcome and introduction

Session 1: Innate and Adaptive IR – basic concepts

09:20 - 10:05

Overview of innate immunity

10:05 - 10:50

Overview of adaptive immunity

10:50 - 11:10

Break

Session 2: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Management of Autoinflammatory and Autoimmune Disease

11:10 - 11:35

Autoinflammatory arthritis - early stages

11:35 - 12:05

Inflammatory arthritis

12:05 - 12:40

Immunotherapy of inflammatory arthritis

12:40 - 13:25

Lunch

Afternoon

13:25 - 17:15

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

Session 2: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Management of Autoinflammatory and Autoimmune Disease cont.

13:25 - 14:00

Autoinflammatory Diseases

14:00 - 14:35

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

14:35 - 15:05

CAR-T Therapy in Rheumatic Diseases

15:05 - 15:20

Break

Session 3: Laboratory Investigation of Autoinflammatory and Autoimmune Diseases

15:20 - 15:45

Immunology tests

15:45 - 16:15

Genomic testing in Autoinflammatory Disease

16:15 - 17:00

Keynote lecture: Future of Immunology in Rheumatology

17:00 - 17:15

Summary and closing remarks

Bursary

Looking for funding towards your place on this course? Applications for our education bursaries in 2024 are now open, so if you're a health professional, nurse or trainee member, or a colleague from a low and middle-income country, we could support you.

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