Scientific program

Below you will find the scientific program for ISSjD 2024 made possible by our industry partners.

Please note changes may occur in the program.

 

Monday 22nd April 2024

10:00 - 13:00 Pre-conference meetings (academic)
12:00 - 21:00  Registration opens
13:00 - 14:30 Pre-conference course I | Decoding ultrasonography of
salivary glands in Sjögren's disease: Mastering grey scale
and color doppler imaging
14:30 - 15:00 Break
15:00 - 16:30 

Pre-conference course II | Beyond focus scores! A hands-on
workshop on histological features of Sjögren's disease and
computational pathology

17:00 - 18:00

Welcome & opening
Keynote speaker: Prof. Petter Brodin

(Karolinksa Institute)

Tuesday 23rd April 2024

08:30 - 09:40 

Session 1: From a patient's point of view

Invited speakers: Prof. Alan Baer and Kathy Hammit

(National Institue of Dental and Craniofacial
Research and Sjogren's Foundation, respectively) 

Invited speaker: Prof. Caroline Shiboski

(University of California, San Francisco)

Invited speaker: Ana Vieira

(Sjögren's Europe)

09:40 - 10:00 Session 1: Oral presentations from abstracts
10:00 - 10:45 Break - hang posters
10:45 - 11:15

Session 2: Glands and imaging

Invited speaker: Prof. Jousse-Joulin

(Brest Occidentale University)

11:15 - 12:15 Session 2: Oral presentations from abstracts
12:15 - 12:45

Session 2: Glands and imaging (continued)

Invited speaker: Prof. Esen Akpek

(John Hopkins University School of Medicine)

12:45 - 14:00 Break & Poster presentations
14:00 - 14:30

Session 3: Pathogenetic aspects I

Invited speaker: Dr. Blake Warner

(National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)

14:30 - 15:30 Session 3: Oral presentations from abstracts
15:30 - 16:00 Break 
16:00 - 17:00 Session 3: Oral presentations from abstracts (continued)

Wednesday 24th April 2024

08:30 - 09:00

Session 4: Trials and tools

Invited speaker: Dr. Suzanne Arends
(University Medical Centre Groningen)                              

09:00 - 10:00 Session 4: Oral presentations from abstracts
10:00 - 10:45 Break
10:45 - 11:15

Session 5: Extra-glandular involvement

Invited speaker: Prof. David Younger
(New York City University School of Medicine)

11:15 - 12:15 Session 5: Oral presentations from abstracts
12:15 - 12:45

Session 5: Extra-glandular involvement

Invited speaker: Prof. Fai Ng

(Newcastle University)

12:45 - 14:30

Break
14:30 - 15:00

Session 6: Pathogenic aspects II

Invited speaker: Prof. Gaetane Nocturne

(Université Paris-Saclay)

15:00 - 16:00 Session 6: Oral presentations from abstracts
16:00 - 16:30 Break
16:30 - 17:30 Session 7: Outstanding abstracts presentations
17:30 - 19:00 Poster presentation

Thursday 25th April 2024

08:30 - 09:00

Session 8:  Classification and stratification                    

Invited speaker: Dr. Sara McCoy

(University of Wisconsin)

09:00 - 10:00 Session 8: Oral presentations from abstracts
10:00 - 10:45 Break 
10:45 - 11:15

Session 9: Looking forward!

Invited speaker: Prof. Michele Bombardieri

(Queen Mary University of London)

11:15 - 12:15 Session 9: Oral presentations from abstracts
12:15 - 12:45 Closing
12:45 - 13:30 End of program
14:00 Post-conference satellite meetings