2019 Speaker Presentations

Saturday, October 12, 2019

  • 8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
  • Welcome and Opening Remarks
    President: Timothy A. Lonesky, DO
    Lake Cumberland Rheumatology
    Somerset, KY
  • 8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
  • Navigating the Complexities of Immune Checkpoint Inhibition, Autoimmunity, and Immune-Related Adverse Effects: How Can Rheumatologists Help Minimize the Risks and Maximize the Benefits of Cancer Immunotherapies?*
    Speaker: Maria E. Suarez-Almazor, MD, PhD
    UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Houston, TX
    *This session was accredited separately by Medical Learning Institute, Inc. and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Educational; CME information was available onsite.
  • 9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
  • Update on SLE
    Speaker: Michelle Petri, MD, MPH
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Baltimore, MD
  • 10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
  • CSRO Advocacy Update
    Speaker: Michael Saitta, MD, MBA
    The Arthritis Center of the Ozarks
    Fayetteville, AR
  • 11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • SpA/Psoriatic Arthritis: What's New and What's Coming
    Speaker: Eric M. Ruderman, MD
    Northwestern University
    Chicago, IL
  • 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Safety of Newer Agents
    Speaker: John J. Cush, MD
    UT Southwestern
    Dallas, TX
  • 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • State / Local Policy Update
    Speaker: Morgan Mcgarvey
    Louisville, KY
  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • ACR Advocacy Update
    Speaker: Christopher R. Phillips, MD
    Paducah Rheumatology
    Paducah, KY
  • 3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
  • Fellow Case Presentations
    Moderator: Timothy A. Lonesky, DO
    Lake Cumberland Rheumatology
    Somerset, KY
    Presenters:
    Amna Batool, MD
    University of Kentucky
    Lexington, KY

    Katherine Keller, DO
    UK Rheumatology
    Lexington, KY

    Elise McVeigh, DO
    University of Kentucky
    Lexington, KY
  • 3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Annual Business Meeting
    President: Timothy A. Lonesky, DO
    Lake Cumberland Rheumatology
    Somerset, KY