Preliminary Scientific Program

Preliminary Scientific Program

 8.00 – 9.30 Registration and welcome all participants

 9:30 - 9:45 Presidents' welcome speech - Jan van Laar (President)

 9:45 - 10:30 Keynote lecture: Innate immunity - Prof. dr. Mihai Netea (Netherlands)

 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee and tea break

 11:00 - 12:40 SESSION 1 - Basic Science 1 'Genetics Behçet's disease and other auto-inflammatory disorders'   

  • 11:00 - 11:25 Complex genetics of common diseases - André Uitterlinden (Netherlands)
  • 11:25 - 11:50 Asian genetic aspects of Behçet's disease - Eun Ha Kang (Korea)
  • 11:50 - 12:15 BD like diseases and their genetic association with BD - Ivona Aksentijevich (USA)
  • 12:15 - 12:40 Overview genetics and consequences on disease fenotype - Ahmet Gül (Turkey)

12:40 - 13:00 Oral Presentations 1

  • 12:40 - 12:50 Selected orals
  • 12:50 - 13:00 Selected orals

13:00 - 14:30 Lunch symposium hosted by Abbvie - Program to be announced - van Weelde Zaal

14:30 - 15:30 Poster tour 1 - Session Basic Science & Epidemiology/Genetics

15:30 - 16:45 SESSION 2 - Basic science 2 'Emerging new techniques: applicable for BD?'

  • 15:30 - 16:00 Microbiomes in AID and BD - Speaker tbc
  • 16:00 - 16:20 Proteonomics / Somnologics - Speaker tbc
  • 16:20 - 16:40 Methylisation - Haner Direskeneli (Turkey)

16:40 - 17:00 Oral presentations 2

  • 16:40 - 16:50 Selected orals
  • 16:50 - 17:00 Selected orals

17:00 - 17:45 Special lecture - Graham Wallace (UK)
Overview biomechanisms of Behçet's disease: emphasis on macrobiotics, immunocompartimentisation, B/T Cells and innate immunity

 

18:30 - 19:30 Welcome Party
Venue: Town Hall Rotterdam