Indian
Rheumatology
Association

Annual Conference Of

Indian Rheumatology Association


Scientific
Programme

IRACON 2018
Scientific Programme
12-06-18 10:00-13:00 PEDIATRIC RHEUMATOLOGY SYMPOSIUM (HALL B)
Topic Speaker Chairpersons
10:00-10:30 SYSTEMIC ONSET JIA -MACROPHAGE ACTIVATION SYNDROME(CASE BASED) DR. ANAND P RAO DR SHANMUGANADAN KRISHNAN
DR DHUBRAJYOTI SHARMA
DR ARUNA BHAT
10:30-11:00 AUTOINFLAMMATORY DISEASES (CASE BASED) DR. DEEPTI SURI
11:00-11:30 PRIMARY IMMUNODEFICIENCY IN RHEUMATOLOGY (CASE BASED) DR. SAGAR BHATTAD DR SUMA BALAN
DR BALAMEENA S
DR MAHESH JANARTHANAN
11:30-12:00 KAWASAKI DISEASE(CASE BASED) PROF. SURJIT SINGH
12:00-12:30 PAEDIATRIC LUPUS (CASE BASED) DR. PRIYANKAR PAL DR RASHNA DASS
DR NILAKSHI GOSWAMI
DR DAMODARAM POTIKURI
12:30-13:00 JUVENILE DERMATOMYOSITIS(CASE BASED) DR. T. SATISH KUMAR
13:00-14:00 LUNCH
14:00-17:30 ADULT RHEUMATOLOGY SYMPOSIUM (CASE BASED): EXTRA-ARTICULAR MANIFESTATIONS IN RHEUMATOLOGY (HALL B)
Topic Speaker Chairpersons
14:00-14:20 RELEVANCE OF EXTRA-ARTICULAR MANIFESTATIONS IN RHEUMATOLOGY PROF. AN MALVIYA DR B DOLEY
DR R N SARKAR
DR. DEBAMALLYA BHUYAN
14:20-14:40 DERMATOLOGICAL MANIFESTATIONS IN RHEUMATOLOGY(CASE BASED) PROF. SUKUMAR MUKHERJEE
14:40-15:00 THE CVS IN AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES (CASE BASED) PROF. UMA KUMAR DR B P CHAKRABORTY
DR T N TAMILSELVAM
DR NAMISHA PATEL
15:00-15:20 PULMONARY INVOLVEMENT IN RHEUMATOLOGY (CASE BASED) DR. URK RAO
15:20-15:40 BONE INVOLVEMENT IN RHEUMATOLOGY PROF. S B GANGULY DR R P MEDHI
DR PADMA KUMAR
DR BHASKAR GHOSH
15:40-16:00 CNS MANIFESTATIONS IN RHEUMATOLOGY(CASE BASED) DR. ROHINI SAMANT
16:00-16:20 HEMATOLOGICAL INVOLVEMENT IN RHEUMATOLOGY (CASE BASED) PROF. V P PANDEY DR NG TARUNI DEVI
DR KIRAN SETH
DR. ARINDAM NANDI ROY
16:20-16:40 GI INVOLVEMENT IN RHEUMATOLOGY (CASE BASED) DR. SANDEEP UPADHYAY
16:40-17:00 ENT IN RHEUMATOLOGY IN RHEUMATOLOGY(CASE BASED) DR. RAJKIRAN DUDAM DR RENU SAIGAL
DR BHARAT PANIGRAHI
DR PRADEEP KUMAR
17:00-17:20 RHEUMATOLOGY AND MALIGNANCY (CASE BASED) DR. PRAVEEN HISSARIA
14:00-15:30 GROUP MEETING:MULTI INSTITUTIONAL NETWORK PROJECT ON SLE MAPLE 1
16:00-18:00 EC MEETING HALL-MAPLE 1 (HOTEL KIRANSHREE GRAND)
12/7/2018











Hall ZINNIA Hall TULIP Hall PANSY Hall MAPLE 3












08:00-09:00 TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER

MEET THE PROFESSOR EXTRA GLANDULAR MANIFESTATIONS OF SJOGREN’S SYNDROME PROF. ROBERT FOX
DR. SAPAN PANDYA
EYE IN RHEUMATOLOGY PROF. JIM ROSENBAUM
PROF. AMOD GUPTA
MIMICS OF INFLAMMATORY MYOSITIS PROF. RAMNATH MISRA
DR. JEMIMA ALBAYDA
SCLERODERMA MIMICS PROF. DINESH KHANNA
PROF. ANUPAM WAKHLU


HALL A
HALL B

09:00-09:30 TOPIC Speaker CHAIRPERSONS



PROF PAUL BACON MEMORIAL LECTURE: : VASCULITIS OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT PROF. KEVIN PILE DR K M MAHENDRANATH PROF DEBASHISH DANDA

9:30-10:00 SLE(PLENARY): HOLDING TOGETHER A STRANGE DISEASE-FROM CIONCEPTS OF SLE TO SLE CLASSIFICATION CRITERIA PROF. MARTIN ARINGER DR. V R JOSHI
DR.BINAY J PAUL




10:00-11:00 SYMPOSIUM: SLE SYMPOSIUM: SCLERODERMA

TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS
10:00-10:20 GUEST LECTURE: EMERGING THERAPIES IN SLE PROF. SYED ATIQUL HAQ DR CHARLES KING
DR BANKIM DESAI
DR N V JAYACHANDRAN
GUEST LECTURE: BENCH TO BEDSIDE: HOW UNDERSTANDING BASICS HAS RESULTED IN BETTER TREATMENT SOLUTIONS IN SCLERODERMA PROF. DINESH KHANNA DR SHARAD LAKHANPAL
COL K NARAYANAN
DR. LIYAKAT ALI GAURI

1020-1040 REFRACTORY LUPUS NEPHRITIS (CASE BASED) PROF. AMITA AGGARWAL RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN MANAGEMENT OF ILD IN SSC DR. PADMANABHA SHENOY
10:40-11:00 CNS LUPUS: DILEMMAS IN MANAGEMENT (CASE BASED) DR. VARUN DHIR MANAGEMENT OF DIFFICULT SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS- CASE BASED DR. SHEFALI KHANNA SHARMA

11:00-11:15 TEA


11:15-12:15 TOPIC JUDGES CHAIRPERSONS TOPIC JUDGES CHAIRPERSONS




1. Dual inhibition by Phosphodiesterase-5 and 5-HT2B inhibitors lead to near complete amelioration of fibrotic potential of human dermal fibroblasts isolated from scleroderma patients: SAURABH CHATUREVEDI
2.NMR based serum metabolomics revealed distinctive metabolic Patterns of ANCA-associated vasculitis compared to TAKAYASU Arteritis and Systemic lupus erythematosus: GAYATRI G EKBOTE
3.Utility of sTREM-1 and Procalcitonin to differentiate Bacterial Infection From Disease Flare In SLE and ANCA associated vasculitis: MANTABYA SINGH
4. Metformin reduces P-gp expression on peripheral blood mononuclear cells and potentiates action of corticosteroids in SLE: SANDEEP KANSURKAR
5.Targeted 1H NMR based metabolomics analysis revealed significantly higher synovial Phe/Tyr Ratio in Reactive Arthritis and undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy: HAFIS MUHHAMAD
6. IL-22 and Th22 Cells in Peripheral Blood and Synovial Fluid of Patients With Enthesitis Related Arthritis (ERA): ANKITA SING SANDEEP
PROF B RAVINDRAN
PROF VS NEGI
PROF Prof.Shankar Subramanian
DR SONAL MEHRA
PROF. DHIRAJ DAS
DR. MEGHNA GAVALI
1. Inflammatory Disease Activity and Vascular Inflammation improve with HMG-CoA reductase inhibition and Angiotensin Receptor Blockade in Rheumatoid Arthritis: RA- Statin/ARB Study: Ashit Syngle
2.Clinical experience of Tofacitinib in Rheumatoid Arthritis over 24 weeks: Real-world data from 2 centers in South India: Vijay KR Rao
3.Targeted NMR based Serum metabolomics analysis revealed significantly higher Phenylalanine/Tyrosine Ratio in Pulmonary Sarcoidosis compared to TB patients: Dinesh Kumar
4.OMERACT Heel Enthesitis Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scoring system (HEMRIS) - Development and Preliminary validation: Ashish J Mathew
5.Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) based Serum Metabolomics in Sarcoidosis and Tuberculosis – Search for a Biomarker: Avinash Jain
6. Anti-fibrotic efficacy of phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors in vitro and in-vivo in Systemic sclerosis patients: Sakir Ahmed
PROF. ASHOK KUMAR
DR. S VENKATACHALLAM
PROF. PRAVEEN HISSARIA
DR. SALMAN SAMI
DR. PRASANTA PADHAN
DR BHAWNA GUPTA




12:15-12:45 PRESIDENTIAL ORATION PROF DEBASHISH DANDA PROF ALAKENDU GHOSH
PROF G N NARISUMULU
2




12:45-13:15 IRA ORATION:MY TUMULTOUS TOUR WITH VASCULITIS IN RHEUMTAOLOGY DR RAJESWARI S PROF. DEBASHISH DANDA
MAJ GENL DR VED CHATURVEDI





13:15-14:00 LUNCH

INDIAN COLLEGE OF RHEUMATOLOGY MEETING : MAPLE 1 (DURING LUNCH TIME)










HALL A
HALL B




SYMPOSIUM: MYOSITIS
SYMPOSIUM: SJOGREN'S SYNDORME




TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS



1400-1420 THE EVOLUTION OF DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA IN MYOSITIS PROF. LIZA RAJASEKHAR DR C P RAJENDRAN
DR NIMISH NANAVATI
DR SUNDEEP GROVER
GUEST LECTURE: CRITERIA FOR SJOGREN’S: Evolution and Pitfalls PROF. ROBERT FOX DR KRISHNAMURTHY V
DR S R PAL
DR A K KHAN




14:20-14:40 MYOPATHY: NOVEL METHODS OF DIAGNOSING INFLAMMATORY MYOSITIS
EVIDENCE BASED MANAGEMENT IN SJOGREN'S SYNDROME DR. RANJAN GUPTA



DR. JEMIMA ALBAYDA


14:40-15:00 MANAGEMENT OF MYOSITIS: CASE BASED DISCUSSION DR. SANAT PATHAK CONTROVERSIES IN SJOGREN'S SYNDROME DR. SANDHYA S



15:00-15:40 DEBATE: SMALL MOLECULES WILL RING THE DEATH KNELL OF BIOLOGICS IN THE TREATMENT OF RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS. PROF. ANAND MALVIYA VS PROF. RAMNATH MISRA DR KRISHNAMURTHY V
PROF. ALAKENDU GHOSH







15:00-16:00 POSTER ROUNDS








14:00-17:00 HALL ZINNIA

HALL : TULIP





TOPIC

TOPIC






GRAPPA WORKSHOP DR. VINOD CHANDRAN AND HIS TEAM
VIDEO CAPILLAROSCOPY WORKSHOP DR. VIVEK VASUDEV AND HIS TEAM




1600-1615 TEA








1615-1700 TOPIC CHAIRPERSONS







CPC: DR. BG DHARMANAND
PROF. RITABHRA NADA
PROF ASHOK KUMAR
DR VINEETA SHOBHA
PROF. AMAN SHARMA






14:00-16:00 SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (HALL PANSY)
SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (HALL MAPLE 3) SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (MAPLE 2)





SJOGREN'S SYNDROME
SPONDYLOARTHROPATHIES VASCULITIS




1700-1800 SATELITE SYMPOSIA (Industry sponsored)









CIPLA (HALL ZINNIA)
Novartis (Hall Tulip)
Glenmark (Hall Maple 3)
JANSSEN (HALL PANSY)



17:00 to 17:30 : Backgorund to Forefront: Impact of IL6: Dr. Ved Chaturvedi and Dr. Ravichandra
Welcome address and setting the context: Novartis Medical Associate

Topic Speaker Moderator



Dr. Ved Chaturvedi and Dr. Ravichandra


Catching the window: How
early to start anti-TNFs in
axial SpA – Experience from
Command Hospital
DR Arjun MN Prof Alakendu Ghosh



Dr Rohini Handa (Moderator) Ankylosing Spondylitis - The Discomfort - Disability Challenge?


Early Transition from
DMARDs to Anti-TNFs in
PsA: towards better patient
outcomes – Experience from
Command Hospital
DR S SHANKAR


17:30 to 18:00: systemic inlfuence in treatment of RA:Panel discussion Dr. D Danda (Moderator)


Which anti-TNF to choose –
Considerations beyond
efficacy
DR A ATAL



Dr. Sharad Chandra Mouli (Panelist) Topic 1: Relevance of structural progression inhibition as a treatment goal, Myth or Reality?








Dr. BD Pandey (Panelist)


Catching the window: How
early to start anti-TNFs in
axial SpA – Experience from
Command Hospital
DR S SENGUPTA



DR Rajeswari S (Panelist)








Dr. Indrajeet Agarwal (Panelist) Structural progression inhibition in AS - A clinically meaningful Dr. Ramesh Jois







Dr Rohini Handa (Moderator) (Group 1: Dr.Ramesh Jois and







Dr. D Danda (Moderator) treatment target, A Reality? Dr. Sapan Pandya)







Dr. Sharad Chandra Mouli (Panelist) Structural progression inhibition in AS - A Myth? Dr. Sham







Dr. BD Pandey (Panelist) (Group 2: Dr. Sundeep Upadhyaya







DR Rajeswari S (Panelist)
and Dr. Sham)







Dr. Indrajeet Agarwal (Panelist) Debate: Questions discussed Dr. Sapan Pandya and









Dr. Sundeep Upadhyaya









(Group 1 vs Group 2)








Topic 2: Detecting and monitoring structural progression in AS:





























MRI or X-ray?









MRI as an imaging modality Dr. Sumantra Mandal








X-ray as an imaging modality Dr. Ashish Badika








Summarize on MRI vs X-ray Dr. Alakendu Ghosh








Summary and conclusion Dr. Malaviya and Dr. Amin





19:00-20:00 INAUGURAL FUNCTION








20:00-22:00 CULTURAL EVENT AND DINNER







Time









7:00-9:00 IRAVAS meeting: Hall Maple 2









HALL: ZINNIA HALL: TULIP HALL:PANSY HALL:MAPLE 3
08:00-09:00 TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER
TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER
MEET THE PROFESSOR PRECLINICAL LUPUS: PROF. MARTIN ARINGER
PROF. PRADYOT SINHA MAHAPATRA
BASIC AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY OPEN HOUSE: GET ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS PR0F. AMITA AGGARWAL
PROF. SATYAJIT RATH

MIMICS OF VASCULITIS PROF. DEBASISH DANDA
PROF AMAN SHARMA
MANAGEMENT OF OSTEOPOROSIS: DILEMMAS AND NOVEL TREATMENTS DR. IRA PANDE
DR. DS BHAKUNI

TIME HALL A TIME
HALL B



09:00-09:30 TOPIC SPEAKER CHAIRPERSONS





PLENARY SESSION: GUT MICROBIOME IN SPONDYLOARTHRITIS PROF. JIM ROSENBAUM Prof Sukumar Mukherjee ,
Dr. Indrajit Agarwal,
Prof Sanjeeb Kakati




9:30-11:30 AM HALL MAPLE 2









SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP MEETING: MYOSITIS








09:30-10:30 APLAR SYMPOSIUM
SYMPOSIUM: SPONDYLOARTHROPATHY


TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS
TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS
09:30-09:50 ENTHESITIS, THE BUILDING BLOCK OF PATHOGENESIS OF SPONDYLOARTHRITIS PROF WEN-CHAN TSAI PROF ROHINI HANDA
PROF. RP SWAMINATHAN DR YOGESH PREET SINGH

AN UPDATE ON AXIAL SPONDYLOARTHRITIS PROF. ALAKENDU GHOSH DR PARTHA SARKAR
DR SANJIV KAPUR
DR EMIL J THACHIL

09:50-10:10 VITAMIN D AND LUPUS PROF SUMARIYONO SARMIDI
TREATMENT OF PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS: A NEW ACR/NPF CLINICAL GUIDELINE PROF VINOD CHANDRAN
1010-1030 TUMOUR NECROSIS FACTOR SWITCHING OR SWAPPING TO A NEW MECHANISM OF ACTION THERAPY IN RHEUMATIC DISEASES PROF JULIE TAN LI-YU
JUVENILE SPA: OUTCOME IN ADULTHOOD Dr SUJATA SAWHNEY
1030-1115 TOPIC CHAIRPERSONS


DEBATE II: LIBERAL FLOW OF BIOSIMILARS INTO THE INDIAN MARKET IS A THREAT TO THE STANDARDS OF RHEUMATOLOGIC PRACTICE IN INDIA: PROF ROHINI HANDA VS PROF. ASHOK KUMAR DR U R K RAO
DR BG DHARMANAND

11.15-11.30 11:15-11:30 TEA



11:15-12:15
TOPIC CHAIRPERSONS JUDGES
TOPIC CHAIRPERSONS JUDGES


FREE ORAL PAPER PRESENTATION (BASIC) 1.Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells Contribute to Systemic Sclerosis:Dr. RR Singh
2.IL-6 and IL-17 mediated hyper-induction mechanism of inflammatory chemokines exist in fibroblast like synoviocytes of reactive arthritis patients: Dr. RN Misra
3. Methylamine, a novel metabolite, may be a potential biomarker and player in the pathogenesis of scleroderma:Mohit Kumar Rai
4. Skewing of T Helper axis towards Th1, Th2 and Th17 cells in sarcoid arthritis compared to non-articular sarcoidosis: Harshit Singh
5.NMR spectroscopy reveals alterations of urinary acetate and citrate levels following Cyclophosphamide therapy in patients with Lupus nephritis: Ganguly S
6.Differential expression of different regulatory RNA molecules (Long non coding RNAs) in patients with Systemic Sclerosis: Dipanjan Bhattacharjee
DR MOLLY THABAH
DR PARSHANT AGGARWAL
DR SHABBIR S CHIKANI
PROF B RAVINDRAN
PROF VS NEGI
Prof.Shankar Subramanian
FREE ORAL PAPER PRESENTATION (CLINICAL) 1. Comparison of Sulfasalazine versus Leflunomide based combination disease modifying anti rheumatic drug therapy (DMARD) in patients with Rheumatoid arthritis failing Methotrexate monotherapy : A randomized control trial: Pooja Belani
2.Randomized Controlled Trial to compare the efficacy of initial combination therapy of sildenafil and bosentan versus sildenafil alone for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Systemic Sclerosis: Preksha Dwivedi
3.Lymphocyturia is a good and cheap biomarker for lupus nephritis: Sarit Sekhar Pathak
4.Time to reach clinical quiescence and not serologic status affects the incidence of future flares in lupus: data from a lupus registry: Subodh Gururani
5.Serum Fatty Acid Binding Protein 3 (FABP3) levels differentiate active from inactive myositis and correlate with response to therapy: Latika Gupta
6. Lupus—An Unrecognized Leading Cause of Death in Young Females: Dr. RR singh
DR SARBANI R SENGUPTA
DR REENA SHARMA
DR SILAS S NELSON
PROF ASHOK KUMAR DR. S VENKATACHALLAM
PROF PRAVEEN HISSARIA
12:15-12:45 TOPIC
CHAIRPERSONS



KOLKAN ORATION FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE: EYE INVOLVEMENT IN RHEUMATOLOGY: LESIONS FROM TERTIARY EYE CARE CENTRE DR BHARAT PANGRAHI DR U R K RAO
DR. KM MAHENDRANATH



12:45-13:15 IRA Young Rheumatologist Oration:Epitome Spreading in Research-from academia to private sector DR PADMANABHA SHENOY PROF AMITA AGARWAL
DR. JYOTSNA OAK



13:15-14:00 LUNCH








13:15-14:00 IJR EDITORIAL BOARD MEETING: MAPLE 1 (DURING LUNCH TIME)








14:00-15:00 SYMPOSIUM : LOOKING INTO THE FUTURE
PEARLS OF WISDOM





TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS
TOPIC CHAIRPERSON



14:00-14:20 pDCS IN LUNG AND SKIN FIBROSIS IN A BLEOMYCIN INDUCED MODEL - LESSONS LEARNT FROM ANIMAL MODEL Dr. RR SINGH DR VANDANA D PRADHAN
PROF. SHASHI BARUAH
DR SAPAN PANDYA

PROF. S RAJESWARI DR. PORKODI R
DR. UMA KUMAR
DR. VISHAL MARWAHA




14:20-14:40 INFECTIONS AND IMMUNITY PROF. SATYAJIT RATH

MAJ GENL DR VED CHATURVEDI




14:40-15:00 TARGETING TLRS IN AUTOIMMUNE DISORDERS PROF. B RAVINDRAN

PROF. G NARASIMULU





TOPIC SPEAKERS




14.00-16.00 WORKSHOP: ASSESSMENT OF SEVERITY AND DAMAGE IN VASCULITIS: HALL ZINNIA PROF. AMAN SHARMA AND TEAM




15:00-16:00 PROF DEODHAR QUIZ FOR MDs (HALL B) DR SAJJAN SHENOY AND DR POOJA SRIVASTAVA















15:00-16:00 POSTER ROUNDS








16:00-16:10 TEA








16:10-16:50 SYMPOSIUM:RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS (HALL A)
SYMPOSIUM: OSTEOARTHRITIS (HALL B)




TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS
TOPIC SPEAKER CHAIRPERSONS


16:10-16:30 COST EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENTT OF RA IN INDIA DR. SANJIV AMIN DR ROMI SINGH
DR LALIT DUGGAL
Dr Udas Ghosh

MANAGEMENT OF OSTEOARTHRITIS: BEYOND GUIDELINES DR. BISWADiP GHOSH DR G S BORGOHAIN
DR RAHUL JAIN
DR BIMLESH DHAR PANDEY



16:30-16:50 MANAGEMENT OF COMPLICATIONS OF RA DR VISHAD VISHWANATH
PREDICTION AND PREVENTION OF OA DR. NACHIKET KULKARNI


16:50-17:30 SYMPOSIUM:CRYSTAL ARTHROPATHY

Young Turks Forum: Show me your best case (13 MINUTES EACH) DR PHANI KUMAR
DR BENZEETA PINTO
DR DEONIS XESS



16:50-17:10 NEWER DRUGS IN THE MANAGEMENT OF GOUT DR. BINOY J PAUL DR PARTHA MUKHERJEE
DR VISHNU SHARMA
DR AMIT KANSAL


DR N RAJA


17:10-17:30 CPPD DISEASE: DILEMMAS IN DIAGNOSIS DR. SJ GUPTA
DR MOHIT GOYAL









Dr N SUBRAMANIAN



1400-1600 SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (HALL MAPLE 3) SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP (HALL PANSY) SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP MEETING (HALL TULIP)






SLE OSTEOARTHRITIS SJOGREN'S SYNDROME
















17:30-18:30 SATELITE SYMPOSIA









Eily Lily (HALL ZINNIA) Expert Panel Moderator JANSSEN (HALL PANSY ) Speaker Moderator




An Oluminating Panel Discussion DR AN MALVIYA
DR JYOTSNA OAK
DR SUKUMAR MUKHERJEE
DR U R K RAO
DR VINEETA SHOBHA
DR V KRISHNAMURTHY
DR ROHINI HANDA
DR Vivek Vasdev
DR Sarbani Sengupta
DR Samir Rajadhyaksha
DR ALAKENDU GHOSH




1. Jak Inhibitor: Promises and challeges Importance of Persistence in Rheumatology-Key Learring from Armed Forces




2. Baricitinib: Unique Befifits RWE Publication's of anti TNFs -Key learing from Railway's




3. Selecting the right patient for Baricitinib Optimizing treatment duration with anti TNFs- Reimbursed segments




4. Latest update of Baricitinib







5. Indian Clinical Experience






18:30- 20:00 GBM HALL A








2000 ONWARDS CULTURAL PROGRAMME AND GALA DINNER








IRACON 2018
DAY 3 TIME HALL: ZINNIA HALL: TULIP HALL: PANSY HALL: MAPLE 3
12/9/2018 08:00-09:00 TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER TOPIC SPEAKER

MEET THE PROFESSOR CONTROVERSIES IN APLA DR. JYOTSNA OAK
DR KAOUSHIK CHOuDHURY
NON-RADIOGRAPHIC AXIAL SPA PROF. VS NEGI
DR. S CHANDRASEKHAR
CRYSTAL ARTHRITIS PROF. ARUP KUMAR KUNDU
DR. ANURAG BHARDWAJ
DMARDS IN ESRD PROF. ALAKENDU GHOSH DR SARATH CHANDRA MOULI
HALL A
09:30-10:30 SYMPOSIUM : VASCULITIS

TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS
0900-0920 CLINICAL CONUNDRUMS IN ANCA– ASSOCIATED VASCULITIS DR. VINEETA SHOBHA DR RAJENDRA VARA PRASAD
DR RAVICHANDRAN
DR PRASANTA DIHINGIA
09:20-09:40 DADA2 : NEW KID IN VASCULITIS PROF. AMAN SHARMA
09:40-10:00 Biological basis for treating Takayasus arteritis:Towards T2T DR. RUCHIKA GOEL


DEBATE CHAIRPERSONS
10:00-10:30 STEROIDS IN SLE: TO BE CONTINUED DR. KAUSHIK BHOJANI VERSUS DR. RAMESH JOIS DR VINOD RAVINDRAN
PROF CHITRALEKHA BARUAH
10:30-11:10 APLA SYMPOSIUM PROF. PRITHWIRAJ BHATTACHARJEE
DR S M BARUAH
PROF NAOREM SANTA
10:30-10:50 APLA IN PREGNANCY (CASE BASED) DR YOJANA GOKHLE
10:50-11:10 CATASTROPHIC ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID SYNDROME (CASE BASED) DR. ABLE LAWRENCE
11:10-11:50 SYMPOSIUM: RARE DISEASES
TOPIC SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSONS
11:10-11:30 IG G4 DISEASE DR. KEERTHI TALARI PROF. S K BARUAH
DR GURMEET SINGH
DR MITALI BARUA
11:30-11:50 SARCOIDOSIS Dr JOHN MATHEWS
11:50-12:10 VALEDICTORY FUNCTION
12:10-ONWARDS LUNCH AND BREAK OFF

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