IASO Children’s Hospital: Scientific Symposium of the Summer School of the European Society for Immunodeficiencies (ESID) in collaboration with the doctors of IASO Children’s Hospital
On the occasion of the International celebration in regard to Primary Immunodeficiencies (April 22nd-29th), a Scientific Symposium of the Summer School of the European Society for Immunodeficiencies (ESID) is being organized, which will be carried out in collaboration with the doctors of IASO Children’s Hospital, on the topic “Update on Primary Immunodeficiencies - Inborn Errors of Immunity”. The Symposium will take place on Friday, May 6th 2022, from 14:30 to 18:30, at the IASO Events Hall.
The aim of the Symposium is the continuous medical training and briefing of the Doctors - Associates and Health Professionals about current scientific issues concerning Primary Immunodeficiencies / inborn errors of immunity.
The following topics will be discussed:
- SCID in the era of Newborn Screening
- From infection to immune deficiency
- When to think about monogenic causes of CVID
- PIDs and cytoskeleton dynamics
- Inborn Errors of Immunity in Adults
- Warning signs of PID in Haematology / Oncology
- Immune dysregulation
- A patient with immune dysregulation
- The many faces of Haemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis
The Faculty of ESID Summer School will be the notable invited speakers: Mr. Fabio Candotti, Head Division of Immunology and Allergy, University Hospital of Lausanne, Switzerland, President elect of ESID; Ms. Eleonora Gambineri, Head of Immuno - Onco - Hematology Unit, "Anna Meyer" Children's Hospital, University of Florence, Italy; Mr. Manfred Hönig, Department of Paediatrics, University Medical Center, Ulm, Germany; Ms. Emma C. Morris, Director Division of Infection and Immunity, Clinical Cell and Gene Therapy, University College London, UK; Ms. Despina Moshous, Paediatric Immunology, Haematology and Rheumatology Unit, Hôpital Necker - Enfants Malades, Imagine Institute, University Paris Cité, Paris, France; Mr. Peter Olbrich, Paediatric Infectiology, Rheumatology and Immunology Unit, University Hospital Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla, Spain; Mr. Pere Soler Palacín, Head of the Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunodeficiencies Unit, Vall d’Hebron Barcelona Hospital Campus, Barcelona, Spain; Ms. Kathleen E. Sullivan, Chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA.
The Scientific Directors of the Event are Ms. Maria Kanariou, Paediatrician, Director of the Paediatric Immunology Department of IASO Children’s Hospital and Ms. Despina Moshous, Paediatric Immunology, Haematology and Rheumatology Unit, Hôpital Necker - Enfants Malades, Imagine Institute, University Paris Cité, Paris, France.
The participation and attendance of the Event is free of charge and you may attend it in person, by showing your Vaccination Certificate and also via live streaming on the following website: https://bit.ly/3y36O7T
For further information, you may contact us at 210 6383906 (Polina Valassi – Head of IASO Events & Conferences).
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