Wisconsin Rheumatology Association.

Program Schedule

Program Schedule

Wisconsin Rheumatology Association 2019 Annual Meeting

March 08 - 09, 2019
Program Chair: Daniel Gary Malone, MD, RMSK, FACR
All sessions will be located in Lake Superior unless otherwise noted.
Speakers and times are subject to change.

DateTimeSession
OVERVIEW  
08
Fri
3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Registration/Information Desk Hours
08
Fri
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open
Location: Lake Michigan, Erie & Ontario
08
Fri
6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
Location: Lake Michigan, Erie & Ontario
08
Fri
8:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
WRA Annual Dinner
Location: Wisconsin Room - Lobby Level
GENERAL SESSION  
08
Fri
5:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Opening Remarks
President:
Daniel Gary Malone, MD, RMSK, FACR
Medical College of Wisconsin (Faculty)
08
Fri
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Rheumatology Legislative Patient/Physician Prospective Open Forum
Panelists:
Tim Bartholow, MD
WEA Trust Insurance Corporation

Nilsa Cruz
Milwaukee Rheumatolgoy Center

Madelaine A. Feldman, MD, FACR
The Rheumatology Group

Mark Pocan
U.S. Representative

Mike Rohrkaste
Wisconsin State Legislature
OVERVIEW  
09
Sat
7:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Registration/Information Desk Hours
09
Sat
7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
Industry Satellite Symposium Breakfast
Location: Lake Huron
09
Sat
7:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Exhibit Hall Open
Location: Lake Michigan, Erie & Ontario
GENERAL SESSION  
09
Sat
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks
President:
Daniel Gary Malone, MD, RMSK, FACR
Medical College of Wisconsin (Faculty)
09
Sat
8:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
WHAT'S NEW IN RHEUMATOLOGY CLINICAL TREATMENT PANEL
09
Sat
8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Update on New Treatments in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Speaker:
Alvin Wells, MD, PhD
Rheumatology and Immunotherapy Center
09
Sat
8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Recent Advances in Treatment of Systemic Lupus
Speaker:
Michelle Petri, MD, MPH
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
09
Sat
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) News and Research
Speaker:
Alvin Wells, MD, PhD
Rheumatology and Immunotherapy Center
09
Sat
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Novel Therapies for Treatment of Gout
Speaker:
N. Lawrence Edwards, MD, MACP, MACR
University of Florida
09
Sat
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Q&A Session
09
Sat
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Break & Networking in Exhibit Hall
09
Sat
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Topic of Stem Cells in Rheumatology Today
Speaker:
Arnold I. Caplan, PhD
Case Western Reserve
09
Sat
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Rheumatologic Toxicities Associated with Novel Immunotherapies for Cancer
Speaker:
Uma Thanarajasingam, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
09
Sat
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Industry Satellite Symposium Lunch
Location: Lake Huron
09
Sat
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Molecular Structure of the ECM Provides Insights into Rheumatoid Arthritis and Technologies to Repair and Regenerate Joints
Speaker:
Joseph Orgel, PhD
Illinois institute of technology
09
Sat
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Lyme Disease
Speaker:
Robert T. Schoen, MD
New Haven Rheumatology PC
09
Sat
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Intravital Microscopy for Leukocyte Trafficking
Speaker:
Klaus Ley, MD
La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology
09
Sat
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Annual Business Meeting
09
Sat
4:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Adjourn