7th International Academy of Autoimmunity

About the International Academy of Autoimmunity

In our global scientific community today, knowledge and collaboration continue to cross all boundaries and so, we would like to further the exchange in the field of Autoimmunity. Our goal is to deliver the knowledge and the latest updates on Autoimmunity from the leading International specialists in the field – to the physicians and researchers in different countries.

The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmunity Network
Yehuda Shoenfeld

Spearheaded by PROF. (Emer.) YEHUDA SHOENFELD, MD., FRCP, MaACR

Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases
Sheba Medical Center

**This program is subject to change. Program as of 17 May 2021

Scientific Program

Academy of Autoimmunity – Thursday, 20 May 2021

08:30 - 09:15Registration
09:15 - 09:30Welcome Remarks
Session 1 : The Mosaic of Autoimmunity
09:30 - 09:40Academy of Autoimmunity IntroductionYehuda Shoenfeld
09:40 - 10:10Origins of Fibromyalgia & the Modern Ways of TreatmentHoward Amital
10:10 - 10:40Immunopathogenesis & Clinical Aspects of SpondyloarthritisAbdulla Watad
10:40 - 11:00Coffee Break
Session 2: Forefront of Autoimmunity
11:00 - 11:30Silicone Breast Implants & AutoimmunityGilad Halpert
11:30 - 12:00What’s New in the Field of SLEZiv Paz
12:00 - 12:30Rheumatic Diseases in the ElderlyGleb Slobodin
12:30 - 13:45Lunch Break
13:45 - 14:15Industry SymposiumLilly
Session 3: Novel Therapies in Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases
14:15 - 14:45IVIG & Autoimmune DiseasesGisele Goddard
14:45 - 15:05Ramadan Fasting and Rheumatic DiseasesMohammad Adawi
15:05 - 15:35Industry SymposiumJanssen
15:35 - 15:55Coffee Break
15:55 - 16:15Industry SymposiumKyowa Kirin
Session 4: Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases in the Modern Life
16:15 - 16:35COVID-19, Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases & VaccinationMichael Ehrenfeld
16:35 - 16:45How to Share a Knowledge in the Virtual International Medical CommunityYuri Ostrinski
16:45 - 17:15Panel DiscussionAll
End of Day 1