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Wednesday, November 9, 2011

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

ACR Immunology Updates for the Clinicians
Apoptosis, Phagocytic Clearance and Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases
Keith B. Elkon, MD; Rheumatology Box 356428, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ACR Practice Issues
ICD-10 & HIPAA 5010 - Ready or Not…It's Coming!
Antanya Chung; American College of Rheumatology, Atlanta, GA
Business of Rheumatology  Clinical  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
Rheumatology Roundup: Highlights from the 2011 Annual Scientific Meeting
John J. Cush, MD; Baylor Research Institute, Dallas, TX and Arthur Kavanaugh, MD; Rheumatology/AllergyImmunology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
Clinical and Research  Clinical Practice  SessionSelect
ACR State-of-the-Art Lectures
Platelets as Inflammatory Cells in Arthritis
Eric Boilard, PhD; Department of Rheumatology and Immunology, Université Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Abstract Session
ARHP Clinical Practice/Patient Care II
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ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Brain Correlates of Chronic Pain
Richard E. Harris, PhD; Anesthesiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Clinical and Research  Pain Management  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Highlights from the 2011 ARHP Sessions
Donah Z. Crawford, BS, MA; Clinical Trials, The Arthritis Group, Philadelphia, PA and Robert R. McLean, DSc, MPH; Institute for Aging Research, Hebrew Senior Life/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Marketing Community-based Programs to Primary Care Practices: An Approach Based on Centers for Disease Control Audience Research
Teresa J. Brady, PhD; Arthritis Program MS 51, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Rubbing Elbows with the Higher Ups: Effective Communications with Administration
Linda S. Ehrlich-Jones, PhD, RN; Research CROR, Rehabilitation Institute Chicago, Chicago, IL and Eric P. Gall, MD, MACR, MACP; Rheumatology, Arizona Arthritis Center, Tucson, AZ
Clinical and Research  Educators  SessionSelect

9:00 AM-10:00 AM

ARHP Concurrent Abstract Session
ARHP Clinical Practice/Patient Care III
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ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Analysis of Large Databases: Rheumatology Research Opportunities
James E. Graham, PhD, DC; Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX and Anne Deutsch, RN, PhD, CRRN; Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Research  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Chronic Non-bacterial Osteomyelitis
Sara M. Stern, MD; Pediatric Rheumatology, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, Robert D. Inman, MD; Dept of Medicine/Rheumatology, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada and Polly J. Ferguson, MD; Dept of Pediatrics--Rheum, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Introduction to Comparative Effectiveness Research Study Designs for Rheumatology Health Professionals
Jennifer M. Hootman, ATC, PhD; Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Kennesaw, GA, Susan J. Bartlett, PhD; Clin Epi Ross 4.31, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada and Kaleb D. Michaud, PhD; Rheumatology, Univ of Nebraska Med Ctr & National Data Bank for Rheumatic Diseases, Omaha, NE
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

ACR Concurrent Abstract Session
Cytokines, Mediators, and Gene Regulation III
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ACR Basic Science Symposium
Mechanisms of Thrombosis in Systemic Autoimmune Disease
Joyce Rauch, PhD; Rheumatology, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada, Michael D. Lockshin, MD; Rheumatology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Silvia S. Pierangeli, PhD; Rheumatolgoy/Dept Int Med, Univ of TX Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
Research  SessionSelect
ACR Basic Science Symposium
Stem Cell Mediated Therapies in Autoimmune Diseases
Alan G. Tyndall, MD; Rheumatology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland, Daniele Noel; Inserm U844, UM1, Montpellier, France and Hyun-Dong Chang; Cell Biology Group, Deutsches Rheuma-Forschungszentrum Berlin ein Institut der Leibniz Gemeinschaft Charitéplatz 1, Berlin, Germany
Research  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Efficacy and Safety of Calcium and Vitamin D Supplementation
Richard Bockman, MD, PhD; Medicine/ Endocrine, Joan and Sanford Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, Robert P. Heaney, MD; Creighton University, Omaha, NE and Karen E. Hansen, MD, MS; Rheumatology/Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Pediatrics and Clinical  Patient Safety  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Hereditary Angioedema
Michael M. Frank, MD; Pediatrics, Duke University, Durham, NC, Lawrence B. Schwartz, MD, PhD; Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth Univ, Richmond, VA and Bruce L. Zuraw, MD; Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
Clinical  SessionSelect
ACR Special Sessions
Career Opportunities in Rheumatology: Making a Choice
James N. Jarvis, MD; Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Oklahoma City, OK, Daniel A. Albert, MD; Medicine/Rheumatology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Ctr, Lebanon, NH, Robin K. Dore, MD; Division of Rheumatology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Tustin, CA, Wayne H. Tsuji, MD; Clinical Research/Inflammation, Amgen, Seattle, WA and Frederick W. Miller, MD, PhD; Environmental Autoimmunity Group, NIH/NIEHS NIH Bldg 10 4-2330, Bethesda, MD
Educators  Fellows-in-Training  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Abstract Session
ARHP Rehabilitation Sciences
SessionSelect

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

ACR State-of-the-Art Lectures
The Role of Extracellular Ribonucleic Acid in Inflammatory Processes
Klaus T. Preissner, PhD; Biochemistry, Justus-Liebig-University, Medical School, Giessen, D-35392, Germany
Research  SessionSelect

11:00 AM-12:30 PM

ACR Concurrent Abstract Session
Infection-Related Rheumatic Disease
SessionSelect
ACR Basic Science Symposium
Pain Pathways in Rheumatic Diseases
Jason J. McDougall, PhD; Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Calgary Medicine, Calgary, AB, Canada, William Maixner, DDS, PhD; Center for Neurosensory Disorders, UNC School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC and Georg Schett, MD, PhD; Department of Internal Medicine 3 and Institute for Clinical Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine 3 and Institute for Clinical Immunology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Research  Pain Management  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Biosimilar Products in the U.S. Market: Fact or Fiction?
Thomas Felix, MD; Scientific Affairs, Global Development, Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA, Andrea Laslop, Univ-Prof, MD; Scientific Office, Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES), Vienna, Austria and Vibeke Strand, FACP, FACR, MD; Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
Clinical and Research  SessionSelect
ACR Clinical Symposia
Update on Safety Issues in the Treatment of Rheumatic Diseases – From the FDA and Beyond
Arthur Kavanaugh, MD; Rheumatology/AllergyImmunology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, Sarah K. Okada-Yim, MD; Cder/OdeII/DPARP, Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD and Sally M. Seymour, MD; Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Rheumatology Products, FDA, Silver Spring, MD
Pediatrics and Clinical  Patient Safety  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Abstract Session
ARHP Epidemiology and Public Health II
SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Lower Extremity Musculoskeletal Assessment of the Rheumatology Patient
Christopher Bise, PT, MS, DPT; Physical Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Clinical  SessionSelect
ARHP Concurrent Sessions
Policy and Environmental Strategies to Support Increased Physical Activity for Adults with Arthritis: Findings from a Centers for Disease Control/Arthritis Foundation Expert Panel
Jennifer M. Hootman, ATC, PhD; Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Kennesaw, GA and Teresa J. Brady, PhD; Arthritis Program MS 51, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA
Clinical  SessionSelect

1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Industry Supported Symposia
Advances in the Management of Gout: Issues and Answers
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO; Rheumatic & Immunologic Dis, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, N. Lawrence Edwards, MD; Division of Rheumatology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, Michael A. Becker, MD; University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL and John S. Sundy, MD, PhD; Division of Rheumatology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Industry Supported Symposia
Aggressively Pursuing Remission in RA: Where Will Emerging Therapies Fit into the Treatment Armamentarium?
Daniel Aletaha, MD, MSc; Department of Medicine 3, Division of Rheumatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Paul Emery, FRCP, MA, MD; Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom and Josef Smolen, MD; Department of Rheumatology, Medical University of Vienna and Hietzing Hospital, Vienna, Austria
Industry Supported Symposia
Osteoarthritis Updates: Pathophysiology and Pharmacologic Management in 2011
Susan N. Hochberg, MS1, Virginia Byers Kraus, MD, PhD2, Johanne Martel-Pelletier, PhD3, Jean Pierre Pelletier, MD3, Patrick du Souich, MD, PhD4 and Marc Hochberg, MD, MPH5; (1)Rheumcon Inc, Baltimore, MD(2)Medicine/Rheumatology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC(3)Osteoarthritis Research Unit, University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM), Notre-Dame Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada(4)University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada(5)Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Industry Supported Symposia
Pain Management in the Rheumatology Setting: Individualized Multimodal Therapies for Improved Patient Function
Philip J. Mease, MD; Seattle Rheumatology Associate, Seattle, WA, Charles E. Argoff, MD; Dept Of Neurology, Albany, NY, Douglas Schottenstein, MD; New York Presbyterian, New York, NY, Ronald J. Rapoport, MD; Truesdale Clinic, Fall River, MA and Chaim Putterman, MD; Div of Rheum-Forchh 701, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY