Program Outline

 

Saturday/December 10, 2022


8:00AM-10:00AM

Exhibitor Set-up

11:00AM-7:00PM

Registration

11:00AM-7:00PM

Speaker Ready Room

11:00AM-7:00PM

Exhibit Viewing


11:00AM-12:30PM

Lunch & Networking


12:45PM-1:00PM

Welcome and Introduction of AHRS & Highlights of the Meeting

Chairs: Angela M. Christiano, PhD, Wilma F. Bergfeld, MD, Maria K. Hordinsky, MD, Antonella Tosti, MD


1:00PM-1:30PM

Keynote Speaker:  Cytokines, Jakinibs and Autoimmune Diseases

John J. O’Shea, MD, NIH/ NIAMS

Scientific Director, NIAMS


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1:30PM-3:00 PM

(25’ talk +5’ Q&A)

Session 1:  Setting the Stage: Basics of Alopecia Areata 101

Moderator: John Seykora, MD PhD, University of Pennsylvania


Pathophysiology of Alopecia Areata

Wilma Bergfeld, MD, Cleveland Clinic


Natural History of Alopecia Areata

Leslie Castelo-Soccio, MD, NIAMS


Alopecia Areata: The Voice of the Patient Community

Nicole Friedland, NAAF, President & CEO


3:00PM-3:15PM

Break


3:15PM-4:45PM

(25’ talk +5’ Q&A)

Session 2: JAK Inhibitors and Alopecia Areata

Moderator: Amy McMichael, MD, Wake Forest

The Journey to JAKs: Immunology of Alopecia Areata    

Angela M. Christiano, PhD, Columbia University


Emergence of JAK inhibitors in the Treatment of Alopecia Areata

Maria Hordinsky, MD, University of Minnesota


Balancing Risk/Benefit in the Era of JAK Inhibitors for AA

Brett King, MD, Yale University


4:45PM-5:00PM

Break


5:00PM-6:30PM

(25’ talk +5’ Q&A)

Session 3. Lessons from JAK Inhibitors in Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Moderator: Ralf Paus, MD, University of Miami


Lessons from Vitiligo

John Harris, MD, PhD, University of Massachusetts


JAK Inhibitors in Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Emma Guttman-Yassky, MD, PhD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine


A Decade of JAK Inhibitors: Looking Back, Looking Ahead
Massimo Gadina, PhD, NIH/NIAMS


6:30PM-7:30

Cocktail Reception


7:30-9:30PM

Dinner with Keynote Lecture


Is JAK All There Is?  New Directions in AA Research

Ralf Paus, MD, University of Miami

Sunday/December 11, 2022


7:30AM-12:00PM

Registration

7:30AM-11:00AM

Speaker Ready Room

7:30AM-11:00AM

Exhibit Viewing

11:00AM-12:15PM

Exhibitor Dismantle  


8:00AM-10:00AM

(25’ talk +5’ Q&A)

Session 4: Emerging Topics in Alopecia Areata

Moderator: Neil S. Sadick, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College


Psychological Aspects of JAK Inhibitor Treatment:

Managing Patient Expectations

Kristina Gorbatenko-Roth, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Stout


Outcome Measures in Alopecia Areata
Arash Mostaghimi, MD, MPA, MPH, Brigham and Women’s Hospital


Novel Methods for Quantitating Alopecia Areata
Elise Olsen, MD, Duke University


Alopecia Areata, COVID-19 and Baricitinib

Maryanne Senna, MD, Beth Israel Lahey Health


10:00AM-10:15AM

Break


10:15AM-12:15PM

(25’ talk +5’ Q&A)

Session 5: Integration of JAK Inhibitors into Clinical Practice

Moderator:  TBD


How to Select the Most Appropriate Treatment for AA Patients

Antonella Tosti, MD, University of Miami


New Treatment Options for Children/Adolescents with Alopecia Areata: How to Talk with Parents

Brittany Craiglow, MD, Yale University


Incorporating JAK inhibitors into the Management of AA Patients

Jerry Shapiro, MD, New York University


Managing the Dermatology Patient Visit in the Era of JAK Inhibitors

Ruth Ann Vleugels, MD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital


12:15PM-1:15PM

Brunch


1:15PM-1:30PM

Closing Remarks