Scientific program

Wednesday April 11, 2018

12:00 – 1:30 PM Registration & Poster set up

Session 1 – 1:30-3 PM – Co-morbidities
Session chairs: Johannes Ring, Christian Vestergaard

13:30  I01     t.b.a.
Invited speaker: Jonathan Silverberg

3:00 – 3:30 PM Break 
Session 2 – 3:30-5 PM – Patients’ perspectives/ Education/ eHealth
Session chairs: Roberto Takaoka, Sebastien Barbarot
15:30     I02          t.b.a.
Invited speaker: Matthew Ridd, UK
7 PM – Conference Dinner (ticketed) – Museum Speelklok

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Session 3a –  9-10:30 AM – Mechanisms of disease: genetics & -omics
Session chairs: Thomas Werfel,  Kyu Han Kim
Invited speaker: John Common

10:30 – 11:00 PM Break

Session 3b – 11-12:30 PM – Mechanisms of disease: from phenotypes to endotypes
Session chairs: Emma Guttman, Norito Katoh
Invited speaker: Thomas Bieber

12:30 – 1:30 PM Lunch and poster viewing

Session 4a – 1:30-5 PM – New targets, systemic treatments and new treatments I
Session chairs: Andreas Wollenberg, Kenji Kabashima
Invited speaker: Lisa Beck

Break 3:00 – 3:30 PM

Session 4b – 3:30-5 PM – New targets, systemic treatments and new treatments II

5:00 – 6:00 PM Poster viewing & drinks

Guest speaker –   6-7 PM
Hans Clevers – Stem cells and organoids in tomorrow’s clinical practice


Friday, April 13, 2018

Session 5 –  9-10:30 AM – Outcome measures
Session chairs: Eric Simpson, Christian Apfelbacher
Invited speaker: Hywel Williams

10:30 – 11:00 PM Break

Session 6 – 11-12:30 PM – Gaps in evidence
Session chairs: Thomas Bieber, Hywel Williams
Invited speaker: Amy Paller

12:30 PM Closing remarks & Farewell


Local organizing committee:
Carla Bruijnzeel-Koomen, Marjolein de Bruin-Weller, DirkJan Hijnen, Marie-Louise Schuttelaar, Joost Schalkwijk,  Phyllis Spuls,  Bernd Arents


updated December 4, 2017  (DJH)