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