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Rheumatoid vasculitis

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News & Events

ORDR Co-Sponsored Conferences

  • 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH, Monday, February 29, 2016
    Location: Building 10, Masur Auditorium, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Description: The 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH will take place on February 29. The event, sponsored by NCATS and the NIH Clinical Center, aims to raise awareness about rare diseases, the patients they affect and the research collaborations that are addressing rare disease challenges. The day will feature tours, posters and exhibits, and presentations.

  • Personalized Medicine: Novel Biologic Therapies for Rare Eosinophilic Disorders, Tuesday, July 14, 2015
    Location: Chicago, IL
    Description: <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;">The short-term goals of the workshop are: 1) to bring together a multidisciplinary group of clinician-scientists with expertise in rare eosinophilic disorders to discuss issues related to improved patient care and clinical trial design, and 2) to continue to foster collaborative relationships between multidisciplinary clinical and basic science researchers interested in eosinophilic disorders. It is anticipated that the findings from this workshop will lead to a high impact publication addressing the role of personalized medicine in rare eosinophilic disorders and to improved design of planned multicenter clinical trials to assess the safety and efficacy of novel agents for the treatment of these disorders. </span></p>

  • Pediatric Rheumatology Research Annual Scientific Meeting, Friday, April 20, 2012 - Sunday, April 22, 2012
    Location: TBA,
    Description: The specific objectives of this scientific meeting are: 1. To advance our understanding of the pathogenesis (immune, genetic, epigenetic and inflammatory), epidemiology, and current and innovative therapeutic approaches in pediatric rheumatic diseases 2. To provide a forum for development of collaborations and mentoring for the pediatric rheumatology research community with special attention to young investigators. 3. To provide training and education in major areas relevant to pediatric rheumatology research and the conduct of clinical research 4. To integrate pediatric rheumatology research coordinators into the advancement of the CARRA research strategy and the development of specific research projects by incorporating representatives of the CARRA Research Coordinator Network into all CARRA research working groups

  • Workshop on Systemic Vasculitis: Future Research Directions, Monday, September 15, 1997
    Location: NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD

Other Conferences

  • All Star Vasculitis Patient Symposium
    July 30, 2010 - August 1, 2010
    Location: Westin Long Beach Hotel in Long Beach, California
    Description: Topics will cover all the types of vasculitis and will concentrate on the advances in medical treatments, research, and quality of life of patients. The meeting attracts vasculitis patients, family members, and medical vasculitis experts in the world.
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