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Overview

The Case-based Conference brings together consultants and next generation rheumatologists to share and exchange clinical best practice. This two-day conference offers a programme packed full of industry leading presentations from expert speakers as well as providing the perfect environment to discuss complex experiences with peers.

When and where

Date: 26-27 September 2019

Location: ICC Belfast, Waterfront Hall, 2 Lanyon Place, Belfast, BT1 3WH

CPD

Our CPD is approved by the Federation of the Royal College of Physicians. Up to 6 CPD credits per day will be available for attendees.

This year’s topics and expert speakers include:

  • Myositis: Dr Hector Chinoy

  • Fever Syndromes: Dr Helen Lachmann

  • Lung and Rheumatic Diseases: Dr Philip Gardiner

  • Large Vessel Vasculitis: Prof Justin Mason

  • Oration – Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Hypermobile Spectrum Disorder: Dr Hanadi Kazkaz

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Early bird registration will be opening soon. You can register your interest below and be the first to know when registration opens.

 

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Programme

Thursday 26 September

Morning sessions
09.15-13.45

Includes myositis sessions


Time

Session title

Room/location

Speakers

09.15-10.00

Registration and refreshments

TBC

N/A

10.00-10.15

Welcome and introduction

TBC

Dr Gerald Coakley

10.15-11.15

Myositis session

TBC

Convenor: Dr Nicola Gullick

Speaker: Prof Hector Chinoy

11.15-11.45

Refreshments, posters and exhibition

TBC

N/A

11.45-12.45

Myositis session continued

TBC

N/A

12.45-13.45

Lunch, posters and exhibition

TBC

N/A

12.55-13.35

Sponsored session

TBC

TBC


Afternoon sessions
13.45-19.00

Includes fever syndromes sessions and conference oration on EDS


Time

Session title

Room/location

Speakers

13.45-15.45

Fever syndromes session

TBC

Convenor: Dr Sabrina Raizada

Speaker: Dr Helen Lachmann

15.45-16.15

Refreshments, posters and exhibition

TBC

N/A

16.15-16.30

Update from BSR President

TBC

Dr Elizabeth Price

16.30-17.30

Conference Oration
'Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Hypermobile Spectrum Disorder

TBC

Dr Hanadi Kazkaz

17.30-18.15

Sponsored session

TBC

TBC

18.000-19.00

Drinks session

TBC

TBC

Friday 27 September

Morning sessions
08.00-13.30

Includes research for the AHP and poster showcase


Time

Session title

Room/location

Speakers

08.30-09.30

Sponsored session

TBC

TBC

09.15-09.45

Registration and refreshments

TBC

N/A

09.45-10.00

Welcome back and summary of day one

TBC

TBC

10.00-11.15

Lung and rheumatic disease session

TBC

Convenor: Dr Emma Williams

Speaker: Dr Philip Gardiner

11.15-11.45

Refreshment break, posters and exhibition

TBC

N/A

11.45-12.30

Lung and rheumatic disease session continued

TBC

N/A

12.30-13.30

Lunch, posters and exhibition

TBC

N/A

12.30-13.30

Lunch, posters and exhibition

Exhibition hall

N/A

Afternoon sessions
13.30-16.00

Includes Large Vessel Vasculitis session and prize presentations


Time

Session title

Room/location

Speakers

13.30-15.00

Large Vessel Vasculitis session

TBC

Convenor: Dr Spencer Ellis

Speaker: Prof Justin Mason

13.30-15.30

Prizes for best delegate oral and poster presentations

TBC

TBC

15.30-16.00

Members meeting update on future plans of BSPAR Section Council

Auditorium

TBC

16.00

Close of conference


Early bird member rates:

Level 1: Consultant £240
Level 2: Trainee/GP £190
Level 3: Health professional/Nurse £135

Register your interest


Please note that prices do not include VAT or accommodation/travel

Early bird non-member rates:

Level 1: Consultant £360
Level 2: Trainee/GP £280
Level 3: Health professional/Nurse £195

Register your interest

 

Please note that prices do not include VAT or accommodation/travel

Report submission

 

Don’t miss the opportunity to showcase and present your work in front of over 200 industry professionals by submitting a case report for this event.

 

The topics called for this year:

  • Myositis

  • Fever Syndromes

  • Lung and Rheumatic Diseases

  • Large Vessel Vasculitis

Case report submission deadline is 1 July.

 

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Sponsorship

The Case-based Conference attracts top professionals and next generation rheumatologists from all over the country and abroad. Sponsorship will put your products and services in front of hundreds of decision making rheumatology professionals.

Why sponsor? Sponsorship gives you the unparalleled opportunity to:

  • Raise the profile of your brand

  • Contribute to a world-class programme through symposium and innovation sessions

  • Engage with key decision makers

  • Network with your target audience

Details of packages will be available soon. To discuss how the event can work for you please contact the Events team.