2021 Agenda

Saturday, March 20, 2021

8:30 - 9:45 - Opening Remarks and Q&A Session

Anne Zink, MD

Chief Medical Officer, State of Alaska

9:45 - 10:00 - Break/Exhibits

10:00 - 10:45 - Session 1:  American College of Rheumatology Update

Angus Worthing, MD

Arthritis and Rheumatism Associates, PC

10:45 - 11:45 - Product Theater Presentation by Sanofi: 

The Role of IL-6 in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Gary Craig, MD

Arthritis Northwest, Spokane, WA

Associate Professor, Washington State University and University of Washington

11:45 - 12:00 - Break/Exhibits

12:00 - 12:45 - Session 2: Rheumatology Year in Review

Martin Bergman, MD

Drexel University College of Medicine


12:45 - 1:45 - Product Theater Presentation by Abbvie:

Going Head to Head Assessing Superiority Versus Two Biologics

Grace Wright, MD

New York University, Langone Medical Center


1:45 - 2:00 - Break/Exhibits

       
2:00 - 2:45 - Session 3: Pediatric Rheumatology for the Adult Rheumatologist

Kabita Nanda, MD

Seattle Children’s Hospital

 

2:45 - 3:00 - Break/Exhibits

 

3:00 - 3:45 - Session 4:  Vasculitis: EGPA/Wegeners

Curry Koenig, MD

University of Utah
 

 

Sunday, March 21, 2021

8:30 - 9:15 - Session 5: Patients Know How They Feel: A Look at Patient Reported Outcomes

Martin Bergman, MD

Drexel University College of Medicine


9:15 - 9:30 - Break/Exhibits

 

9:30 - 10:30 - Product Theater Presentation by Horizon:

Gout: A Chronic Systemic Disease of the Kidney with Rheumatologic Manifestations

Abdul Ali Abdellatif, MD, FASN

HCA Houston Healthcare

10:30 - 11:00 - Break/Exhibits

    
11:00 - 11:45 - Session 6:  Gender Differences in Rheumatology

Grace Wright, MD

NYU Langone Medical Center


11:45 - 12:00 - Break/Exhibits

 

12:00 - 1:00 - Product Theater Presentation by Pfizer:

Clinical Review of an Oral Prescription Treatment Option for Rheumatoid Arthritis and Psoriatic Arthritis, including Selected Health-Related Outcomes

Anthony S. Padula, MD

Northern CA Arthritis Center

Walnut Creek, CA


1:00 - 1:45 - Session 7: Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis with Jakinibs:

Which, When and How?

Robert Ettlinger, MD

Community Healthcare of Tacoma


1:45 - 2:00 - Break/Exhibits

 

3:00 - 3:45 - Product Theater Presentation by Novartis:

1 Biologic for the axSpA Spectrum for nr-axSpA and AS

Orrin Troum, MD

Providence Saint John’s Medical Center

Santa Monica, CA

 

3:00 - 3:45 - ARA Business Meeting 

**The schedule or order is subject to change. **

**Lectures are not eligible for CME credit. **