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Reumatology (Caribbean Association for Rheumatology )

From May 03, 2019 08:00 until May 04, 2019 17:30
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Friday, May 3rd 2019

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Ultrasound Course  
6:00 pm -   Welcome address  
6:15 pm      Key note lecture Prof. Ashley Duits
      Immunology & Rheumatology-  Professor of Immunology
      what is new? Bloodbank Curacao
7:00 pm     Debating long term use of steroid  Prof. Maartens Boer 
      therapy   Professor of Rheumatology & Epidemiology 
        University Hospital Amsterdam
        The Netherlands  
7: 30 pm      Rheumatologic care in the geriatric  Dr.Joris Schakel 
      population- is it different?  Geriatric Internist
        St. Elisabeth Hospital, Curacao
8:00 pm      Rheumatologic Emergencies Prof. Pieter Van Paasen
        Professor of Rheumatology & Immunology
        University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
8:30 pm     Cocktail Reception  

Saturday, May 4th 2019


8:30 am     Welcome and Introductory remarks  
8:45 am     HPV in SLE Dr. Nadege Cordel
9:15 am     SLE in St. Lucia  Dr. Amanda King  
        Rheumatologist Bay Medical Centre
        Centre, St. Lucia
9:45 am     SLE nephritis update Homa Timlin
        Rheumatologist John Hopkins Hospital
        Baltimore, USA
10:15  am     Coffee break  
10:30 am     Skin disease in SLE Dr. Didier 
        Dermatologist St. Lucia
11:00 am      Eon Harris Lecture Dr. Amza Ali   Neurologist, Jamaica
      Rheumatology, Neurology and the   
      antiphospholipid syndrome- united by  
12:00   noon  Lunch Dr. Suleman Bhamjee, 
1:15     Psoriasis in the Caribbean  Dermatologist
        Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados
1:45 pm     Psoriatic Arthritis in Trinidad Dr. Dyaanand Rheumatology
2:15 pm     Current management of Uveitis   Abbvie
2:45 pm     Coffee break  
3:00 pm     Biosimilars, our experience in the  t.b.a.
      Dominican Republic  
3:30 pm     Polymyositis, our experience in Curacao Dr. Nagy Bakir
        Internist, Curacao
4:00 pm      Pulmonology & Rheumatology: Dr.Monique Won Lu  Sing
      special cases and considerations Internist/pulmonologist
        Aruba and Bonaire hospitals
4:30 pm     Wrap up  
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm CAR Meeting  
6:30 pm     Dinner  


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