The 11th Autoimmunity Day was held on June 5, 2009.

June 5, 2009
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sheldon Hall

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Morning Session Chair: Patrizio Caturegli
8:30 am Breakfast
9:00 am Lawrence Steinman: "The Emergence of Antigen Specific Therapy for Organ Specific Autoimmune Disease"
10:00 am Jonathan Powell: "mTOR: Master Regulator of Effector and Regulatory T Cell Lineage Commitment"
10:30 am Break
11:00 am Daniel Drachman: "Myasthenia Gravis: What We Know, and What We Wish We Knew"
11:30 am Kamal Moudgil: "The Target Organ Susceptibility in Autoimmune Arthritis"
12:00 pm Lunch
Afternoon Session Chair: Lynne Burek
1:30 pm George Tsokos: "Immune Cell Signaling and Gene Transcription in Lupus: Novel Therapeutic Targets and Biomarkers"
2:30 pm Barbara Wasowska: "The Immunoregulatory Effects of IVIg in Autoimmune Diseases and Organ Transplantation in Experimental and Clinical Models"
3:00 pm Antony Rosen: "Autoantigens in Systemic Autoimmunity: Forgotten Partner?"