The 16th Autoimmunity Day was held on June 6, 2014.

June 6, 2014
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bloomberg School of Public Health
Becton-Dickinson Lecture Hall

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Morning Session Chair: Patrizio Caturegli
8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Ian Mackay: "The Autoimmune Diseases - histories and mysteries"
10:00 am Erika Darrah: "Enzyme activating antibodies in severe rheumatoid arthritis"
10:30 am Break
11:00 am Anthony Gaspari: "Toll-like receptors and the ultraviolet light response in the skin"
11:30 am Lisa Christopher-Stine: "Statin Myopathy: an autoimmune disease?"
12:00 pm Lunch
Afternoon Session Chair: Daniela Cihakova
1:00 pm Ann Marshak-Rothstein: "Innate and adaptive triggers of systemic autoimmune diseases"
2:00 pm Marsha Wills-Karp: "Colonization with specific gut-residing bacteria enhance susceptibility to allergic asthma"
2:30 pm Break
3:00 pm Jobert Barin: "The commensal microbiota programs inflammatory cardiac remodeling"
3:30 pm Suzanne Topalian: "PD-1 pathway blockade: Mobilizing the immune system to treat cancer"