Programme and Speakers Presentations

Wednesday 6 November 2019

16.00-19.00
Registration opens

16.00-17.00
INGID workshop

17.15-18:30
Welcome Session “Pushing the boundaries of PIDs towards new horizons”

  • IUIS new classification – How did we get here and how does it work?
  • From the discovery of new genes to new treatment pathways and personalized medicines
  • New frontiers in PIDs: an overview of non-classical PIDs

 

19.30
Welcome Reception at the Congress Venue

Thursday 7 November 2019

8.30-9.15
Opening session including keynote address

  • Welcome address
  • Keynote speech: PIDs – a model for human genetics
    Management of patients, from diagnosis to care and cure

9.15-10.45
Session 1: Management of Respiratory Issues in Patients with PID

  • What’s new in the management of respiratory issues in patients with antibody deficiencies
  • What’s new in the management of respiratory issues in patients with non-antibody deficiencies
  • Tuberculosis and PIDs in daily practice

10.45-11.15
Coffee Break

11.15-12.30
Session 2: PID testing and screening – a look at novel PID diagnostics

  • From newborn screening to genetic testing
  • Genetic testing: democratizing access
  • SCID NBS – National experience from Spain
  • Patient experience: Bone marrow transplantation

12.30-14.00
Lunch and Poster Walk

14.00-15.30
Session 3: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Management of complex ID cases Interactive session with live-voting

  • PIDs and malignancies
  • Secondary immunodeficiencies
  • Autoinflammation and PIDs

15.30-16.00
Coffee Break

16.00-17.30
Session 4: Regional clinical priorities

  • APSID hot topic
  • SEAPID hot topic
  • LASID hot topic
  • ASID hot topic
  • CIS hot topic
  • ESID hot topic

19.30-22.00
Congress Dinner

Friday 8 November 2019

9.00-17.00
Exhibition, Poster area

9.00-10.15
Session 5: PID management ethical considerations: FAQs

Interactive session with live-voting and a discussion panel

  

10.15-10.45
Coffee break

10.45-12.00
Session 6: Latest Treatment Advances in Immune Dysregulations

  • Treatment of autoimmunity in PIDs
  • Treatment of autoinflammation in PIDs
  • The pharmacology of immunoglobulins – personalizing treatment

12.00-14.00
Lunch and Poster walk

 

12.00-12.30
Lunch session: Poster winners oral presentations        

14.00-15.15
Session 7: 20 years of Gene Therapy: The past and future

  • “20 years of Gene Therapy”
  • A look into the future: future potential of gene therapy
  • Potential of gene therapy in the developing world

15.15-15.45
Coffee Break

15.45-17.15
Session 8: Diagnosing and Treating PIDs in Adulthood and Old Age

  • Measuring IG-levels related specific PIDs – a novel way to identifying comorbidities in PIDs early
  • CVID: biological overview and clinical management
  • Management of non-antibody deficiencies in adulthood and old age
  • Patient testimony

17.15-17.35
Closure talk: “PID Diagnosis and Care: Where will we be in 10 years from now