Pre ERA-EDTA Congress - Rheumatology for nephrologists

Paris, France
Paris France

May 24, 2012 - 8.30-12.30

Hans-Joachim Anders, Munich, Germany and David Jayne, Cambridge, UK
How to participate
In order to participate in the CME Courses held on May 24 2012, all regularly registered congress members must go to the session halls and have their badge scanned by the hostesses at the entrance.
Please note that the seat capacity of the conference rooms is limited, therefore participation in these courses will be on a “first come first served” basis.
The courses are reserved to regularly registered congress members and are included in the registration fee.

Travel grant
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Course Programme

- Welcome and introduction
Hans-Joachim Anders, Munich, Germany and David Jayne, Cambridge, UK
- Joint pain in CKD patients: When do we need a joint aspirate?
Hendrik Schulze-Koops, Munich, Germany
- Proteinuria in the patient with arthritis
Volker Vielhauer, Munich, Germany
- The 2012 "standard of care" in lupus nephritis – referral, drugs and monitoring
Frédéric A. Houssiau, Brussels, Belgium
- Non-renal flares in lupus nephritis patients – new options
Falk Hiepe, Berlin, Germany
- Antiphospholipid antibodies and the kidney
Ricard Cervera, Barcelona, Spain
- B cell targeted therapy in nephritis, all hype and no substance?
David Jayne, Cambridge, UK
- ANCA-associated vasculitis - an update on therapeutic strategies
Alan Salama, London, UK