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WASOG/JSSOG2019

Educational Course

Pulmonary Fibrosis Educational Course in WASOG/JSSOG 2019

Outline of Course

Date / Time:

October 9, 2019 / 9:00 – 12:00

Venue:

3F Yokohama International Conference Center, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan
1-1-1, Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-0012 JAPAN
[URL] http://www.pacifico.co.jp/english/index.html

Organizer:

Arata Azuma, MD., PhD.
President of WASOG/JSSOG 2019
International Conference on Sarcoidosis and Interstitial Lung Diseases 2019
The 39th Annual Meeting of Japan Society of Sarcoidosis and other Granulomatous Disorders
(Professor, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Nippon Medical School Musashi Kosugi Hospital)

Host Organization:

World Association for Sarcoidosis and Other Granulomatous Disorders
Japan Society of Sarcoidosis and Other Granulomatous Disorders

Participants

Target:

Mainly Young Doctors/Scientist and Trainees

Expected Number:

100 participants (First-come-first-served basis)

Participation Fee:

2,000 JPY for participant of WASOG 2019 only

Concept of the Program

For this program, we have focused on "pulmonary fibrosis" in order to broaden the understanding of "lung sarcoidosis and other cause of interstitial lung diseases" and deepen its understanding. A world-class lecturer will give comprehensive and easy-to-understand lectures from the basics to the latest topics on the three perspectives should know now for working on pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis research: " Future Aspects of the Concept", "Management of Progressive Disease Behavior " and " Pathogenesis and Biomarker ". In addition, providing practical information that can be used for future research through a panel discussion on " Thinking of Etiological Diversity and Key Issues of UIP Pattern ".

Contents of Program (tentative)

Educational Seminar 1

Future Aspects of the Concept of Progressive Pulmonary Fibrosis
Lecturer: Ganesh Raghu (University of Washington Medical Center, USA)

Educational Seminar 2

Management of Progressive Disease Behavior in Pulmonary Fibrosis
Lecturer: Athol Wells (Royal Brompton Hospital, UK)

Educational Seminar 3

Pathogenesis and Biomarker of Pulmonary Fibrosis
Lecturer: Gisli Jenkins (University of Nottingham, UK)

Panel Discussion

Thinking of Etiological Diversity and Key Issues of UIP Pattern

Panelist:  Ganesh Raghu (University of Washington Medical Center, USA)
Athol Wells (Royal Brompton Hospital, UK)
Gisli Jenkins (University of Nottingham, UK)

How to Participate

All participants are required to make a pre-registration. Please download apply form below and send completed form to the secretariat: wasog-edu@coac.co.jp

Application form

Participation fee should be paid at the venue in cash only.

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