Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Calendar

22nd Annual Symposium

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22nd Annual Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center Symposium

Skin Responses in Innate and Adaptive Immunity

Friday, November 16, 2012

Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center Auditorium

5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224

7:30 a.m.- 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. - 8:40 a.m. Welcome: Tao Zheng, MD & Sarbjit S. Saini, MD

8:40 a.m. – 9:25 a.m. Raif Geha, M.D.

Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School,

Boston, Massachusetts

“Mechanisms of Skin Inflammation in Atopic Dermatitis”

9:25 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. Amy S. Paller, M.D.

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of

Medicine, Chicago, IL

“Epidermal Barrier Defects in Atopic Dermatitis”

10:10 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. Coffee Break

10:40 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. Gil Yosipovitch, M.D.

Wake Forest University Health Sciences,

Winston-Salem, NC

“Itch In Skin:More Than Scratching the Surface”

11:25 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Robert C. Fuhlbrigge, M.D., Ph.D.

Harvard Skin Center, Boston, MA

“T Cell Trafficking to Skin: Changes in the Paradigms

of Epithelial Immunity”

12:10 p.m. -1:25 p.m. Lunch

1:25 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. Raphaela Goldbach-Mansky, M.D., M.H.S.

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal

and Skin Disease, NIH, Bethesda, MD

“Pediatric Monogenic Autoinflammatory Diseases and

Skin Involvement”

2:10 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. Steven M. Holland, M.D.

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious

Diseases, NIH, Bethesda, MD

“Adult Onset Immunodeficiencies Other Than CVID”

2:55 p.m.- 3:10 pm Coffee and Pastry Break

3:10 p.m. – 3:55 p.m. Bruce L. Zuraw, M.D.

University of California San Diego School of

Medicine, La Jolla, CA

“The Pathogenesis of Hereditary Angioedema Due to

C1 Inhibitor Deficiency”

3:55 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. Tao Zheng, M.D.

The Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center,

Baltimore, MD

"The Current Understanding of the Atopic March:

Progression From Atopic Dermatitis (Atopic

Eczema) to Asthma"

Sarbjit Saini, M.D.

The Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center,

Baltimore, MD

“Mechanistic and Therapeutic Insights Into Chronic


4:45 p.m. Adjourn

Talks will be ~35 minutes in length followed by ~10 minutes of discussion


Clinical Conf time change Nov 14, 2012

Please note that todays Clinical Research Conference is taking place at 1:00 pm in the Norman Library as opposed to the usual 1:30 pm start.
Lunch will be served starting at 12:30.