6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

20th Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Congress

6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

 

Wednesday 5 September 2018
0730 – 1730 Registration desk open
ROOM 304B 302A & B
0850 – 1200 Basic Science Review Course Basic to Intermediate Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSUS) in Rheumatology
1200 – 1300 LUNCH BREAK LUNCH BREAK
1300 – 1400 Basic to Intermediate Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSUS) in Rheumatology
1400 – 1700 Basic Science Review Course

 

Thursday 6 September 2018
0700 – 1900 Registration desk open
ROOM 304B 302A&B 303A 303E
0800 – 0900 Basic to Intermediate Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSUS) in Rheumatology

Imaging workshop: SpA MRI in spine

APLAR Executive Committee Board Meeting
0900 – 1200 Clinical Science Review Course

1200 – 1300 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
1300 – 1400 Basic to Intermediate Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSUS) in Rheumatology

Imaging workshop:
ILD chest CT
1330 – 1600
General Assembly
1400 – 1700 Clinical Science Review Course

ROOM 301 Grand Hall
1700 – 1800 Opening Ceremony
ROOM N2 Exhibition Hall
1800 – 1930 Welcome Reception
Opening of Exhibition Hall

 

Friday 7 September 2018
0630 – 1800 Registration desk open
ROOM 304A 304B
0730 – 0830 Meet the experts

SLE-from bench to bedside
Part 1: bench side

ROOM Grand Hall 301
0830 – 1000 PLENARY SESSION

1000 – 1030 COFFEE BREAK & POSTER VIEWING – EXHIBITION
ROOM 304A 304B
1030 – 1145 Industry symposium – Celltrion Industry symposium – Chugai Pharmaceutical
ROOM 301 Grand Hall 304A 304B 305
1145 – 1210 Microbiota in rhematic diseases

Biosimilars

Oral paper presentation – clinical OA recent development

1210 – 1235
1235 – 1300
ROOM 301 Grand Hall N2 Exhibition Hall
1300 – 1430 Industry symposium – Eli Lilly Industry symposium – Pfizer
1300 – 1430 LUNCH BREAK & POSTER TOURS – EXHIBITION
ROOM 301 Grand Hall 304A 304B 305
1430 – 1455 SLE- from bench to bedside
Part 2: bedside

Stem cell transplantation in rheumatic diseases

SIG
RA

Systemic manifestation of Scleroderma

1455 – 1520
1520 – 1545
1545 – 1615 COFFEE BREAK & POSTER VIEWING – EXHIBITION
ROOM 301 Grand Hall 304A 304B 305
1615 – 1640 New biomarkers in autoimmune diseases

SIG
Vasculitis

Oral paper presentation – clinical SIG
Ultrasound, Imaging & MRI

1640 – 1705
1705 – 1730
1930 – 2130 Presidential Dinner by Invitation Only

 

Saturday 8 September 2018
0700 – 1800 Registration desk open
ROOM 304A
0730 – 0830 Meet the expert
ROOM Grand Hall: 301
0830 – 1000 PLENARY SESSION

1000 – 1030 COFFEE BREAK & POSTER VIEWING – EXHIBITION
ROOM 304A 304B
1030 – 1145 Industry Symposium – Astellas Industry symposium – UCB
ROOM 301 Grand Hall 304A 304B 305
1145 – 1210 ACR symposium

SIG
SpA

Oral paper presentation – basic IgG4 related disease

1210 – 1235
1235 – 1300
ROOM 301 Grand Hall N2 Exhibition Hall
1300 – 1430 Industry symposium – Abbvie-Eisai Industry symposium – Novartis
1300 – 1430 LUNCH BREAK & POSTER TOURS – EXHIBITION
ROOM 301 Grand Hall 304A 304B 305
1430 – 1455 Rheumatic manifestation of infectious diseases

Sjogren’s syndrome

SIG
Genetics

Treatment of Interstitial Lung Disease in Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathy

1455 – 1520
1520 – 1545
1545 – 1615 COFFEE BREAK & POSTER VIEWING – EXHIBITION
ROOM 301 Grand Hall 304A 304B 305
1615 – 1640 EULAR symposium

SIG
OA

Oral paper presentation – clinical Translation medicine

1640 – 1705
1705 – 1730
ROOM 304A
1730 – 1830 Industry symposium – Jannsen/Tanabe
2000 – 2230 Gala Dinner

 

Sunday 9 September 2018
0700 -1530 Registration desk open
ROOM 304A 304B
0730 – 0830 Pediatric rheumatology (I)

SIG
Scleroderma/Myostis
ROOM 301 Grand Hall
0830 – 1000 PLENARY SESSION

1000 – 1030 COFFEE BREAK & POSTER VIEWING – EXHIBITION
ROOM 301 Grand Hall 304A 304B 305
1030 – 1055 Pediatric rheumatology (II)

Gout

SIG
SLE

Autoinflammatory disease

1055 – 1120
1120 – 1145
1145 – 1210
1210 – 1330 LUNCH BREAK & POSTER TOURS – EXHIBITION
1330 – 1355 Future therapy for SLE

SIG
Epidemiology

Oral paper presentation – basic

1355 – 1420
1420 – 1445
ROOM 301 Grand Hall
1445 – 1515 Closing Ceremony, AYR Prizes, Best Poster Prizes