Agenda

AGENDA

 

Morning Session
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

9:00 am – 12:00 noon REGISTRATION
9:00 am – 4:00 pmEXHIBITORS
10 -12 exhibitors
9:00 am – 4:00 pmPOSTER SETUP/VIEWING
30 – 50 posters
10:00 amPresident’s Welcome
10:00 am – 11:00 amPATIENT PERSPECTIVE – facilitated by Multiple Sclerosis Society
10:00 amCOFFEE AVAILABLE
11:00 am – 12:00 noonKEYNOTE LECTURE
Intro by VP
Speaker Dr. Chris Glass - UCSD
Afternoon Session
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm IRA BOARD MEETING/LUNCH (separate room required, if possible)
1:00 pm – 4:30 pmSYMPOSIUM 1 - Early Signals in Inflammation
Co-chairs: Dr Navin Rao, Janssen R&D and Dr. Gary S. Firestein, UCSD
1:00 pm - 1:10 pmOpening Remarks
1:10 pm - 1:45 pmDr. Matthias von Herrath, LIAI
1:45 pm - 2:20 pmDr. Anish Suri, Janssen R & D
2:20 pm - 2:45 pmCOFFEE BREAK (with vendors)
2:45 pm - 3:20 pmDr. Gary Firestein, UCSD
3:20 pm - 3:55 pmSpeaker 4 - poster
3:55 pm - 4:30 pmSpeaker 5 - poster
4:30 pmClosing Remarks
Evening Session
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
5:00 pm - 7:00 pmPOSTER VIEWING
Wine (or non-alcoholic beverage) and cheese
7:00 pmDINNER - off-site
Morning Session
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
8:30 am - 9:00 amBREAKFAST
9:00 am – 12:00 noonSYMPOSIUM II – Neuro-inflammation in Disease
Co-chairs: Dr. Lawrence Fourgeaud, Janssen R&D and Dr. Greg Lemke, Salk Institute
9:00 am – 9:10 amOpening Remarks
9:10 am – 9:45 amDr. Tony Wyss-Coray – Stanford U
9:45 am – 10:20 amDr Greg Lemke – Salk Institute
10:20 am – 10:35 amCOFFEE BREAK (with vendors)
10:35 am – 11:10 amSpeaker 8 - poster
11:10 am – 11:45 amDr. Noel Derecki – Janssen R&D
11:45 am – 12:00 amClosing Remarks
Afternoon Session
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
12:00 noon - 1:30 pmLUNCH inclusive of IRA business
5 min. business meeting/elections
Service Awards
Gavel turned over to new Pres
1:30 pm - 5:00 pmSYMPOSIUM III - New Drugs
Chair: Dr. Larry Burgess, Array Biopharma
1:00 – 1:10Opening Remarks
1:10 – 1:45Dr. Jacqueline Blankman, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Abide Therapeutics
1:45 – 2:20Dr. Victoria Smith, Gilead
2:20 – 2:45COFFEE BREAK (with vendors)
2:45 – 3:00Speaker 14 - poster
3:00 – 3:35Dr. Allan Olson, Celgene-Receptos
3:55 – 4:30Dr. Deepak Lala, Vitae Pharm
5:00 pmCONFERENCE ADJOURNED
Closing comments by new President