Upper Rhine
Immunology Group

5th Bench and Bed Immunology 2018


Systemic Lupus (SLE)


 19th, 20th April, in Strasbourg



Strasbourg University


FIRST DAY APRIL 19th, morning

9:30:                      Welcome and Coffee

9:45:                      Introduction (Reinhard Voll, Freiburg; Anne-Sophie Korganow, Strasbourg)

10:00-10:30:       SLE, classification - diagnosis (Hannes Lorenz, Heidelberg)

10:30-11:10:       SLE pathogenesis (Reinhard Voll, Freiburg)

11:10-11:30:     COFFEE BREAK

11:30-12:00:      SLE epidemiology (Laurent Arnaud, Strasbourg)

12:00-12:20:      Kidney and SLE, new insights (David Marx, Strasbourg)

12:30-14:00:     LUNCH


FIRST DAY APRIL 19th, afternoon

14:00-15:00:       Workshop: Translational research in SLE/ Kidney, Skin (Sophie Jung, Strasbourg)

15:00-16:00:       Workshop: Experimental models of SLE (Jens Thiel, Freiburg)

16:00 - 16:30:    COFFEE BREAK

16:30-17:00:       Epigenetics in SLE (Alexandra Nieters, Freiburg)

17:00-17:30:       Predictors of fatigue and severe fatigue in a large multicenter and international cohort of patients with systemic lupus
                               erythematosus: the FATILUP study (The first completed LBBR study) (Thierry Martin, Strasbourg)

17:30-18:00:       Targeted Therapy in SLE (Andreas Schwarting, Mainz)

18:00-19:30:       Project discussion

19:45:                  DINNER



SECOND DAY 20th, morning

9:00-9:30:           SLE genetics (Pauline Soulas Sprauel, Strasbourg)

9:30-10:00:         B cells and SLE (Anne-Sophie Korganow, Strasbourg)

10:00-10:30 :      T cells and SLE (Fanny Monneaux, Strasbourg)

10:30-10:50:      COFFEE BREAK

10:50-11:20:      Monogenetic models of autoimmunity: Autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome (Marta Rizzi, Freiburg)

11:20-12:00:      Dendritic cells in SLE (Patrick Blanco, Bordeaux)

12:00-12:30:      Innate immune cells in the pathogenesis of SLE (Antigoni Triantafyllopoulou Berlin/Freiburg)

12:30-14:00:      LUNCH


SECOND DAY 20th, afternoon

14:00-15:00:       Workshop: Autoantibodies-B cells in SLE (Nils Venhoff, Freiburg)

15:30-16:00:       Workshop: T cells in SLE (Nina Chevalier, Freiburg)

16:00-16:30:       Life and death in SLE (Frédéric Gros, Strasbourg)

16:30-18:30:       Poster Session and discussion around coffee (Thierry Martin and Reinhard Voll)

18:30:                  END OF BBI 2018


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