Basic course on Ocular inflammation
A team work between the ophthalmologist and the pediatrician
Organized in collaboration with the "Jeudis de Jules-Gonin", by Prof Yan Guex-Crosier and Prof Michael Hofer.
27th of February 2020 at Hopital Ophtalmique Jules-Gonin, Lausanne
The course will start with a 2h commun session for ophthalmologists and pediatricians (rheumatologists and immunologists).
The second part will be separated in specific sessions for ophthalmologists on one side and for pediatricians, rheumatologists and immunologists on the other side.
Ameenat Solebo, London, UK, Ophthalmologist
Marco Gattorno, Genoa, Italy, Pediatric Rheumatologist
Dirk Föll, Münster, Germany, Pediatric Rheumatologist
Florence Hoogewood, Paris, France, Ophthalmologist
Jacques Durig, Lausanne, Switzerland, Ophthalmologist
Evangelia Gkaragkani, Lausanne, Switzerland, Ophthalmologist
Sophie Georgin-Lavialle, Paris, France, Internist
Véronique Hentgen, Versailles, France, Pediatric Rheumatologist
Helmut Wittkowski, Münster, Germany Pediatric Rheumatologist
Pierre-François Kaeser, Lausanne, Switzerland, Ophthalmologist
Michaël Hofer, Lausanne, Switzerland, Pediatric Rheumatologist
Yan Guex-Crosier, Lausanne, Switzerland, Ophthalmologist
Thursday 27th of February 2020
Welcome and Registration
13:30 - 14:00
Lectures (ophthalmologists + pediatricians)
14:00 - 16:00
Introduction: Common follow-up by the ophthalmologist and the rheumatologist
Treatment of recurrent fever: update for the pediatrician and the ophthalmologist
Treatment of autoimmune disease: update for the pediatrician and the ophthalmologist
Cataract surgery in uveitis
Important outcomes/parameters to be considered in therapeutic decision in uveitis
How to follow patients under biologicals: clinical tools and biomarkers
Medical therapy of glaucoma in uveitis
16:00 - 16:30
Workshop (Pediatricians + Rheumatologist + Immunologist)
16:30 - 18:30
Biological treatment and vaccine
Biological treatment and infection
16:30 - 18:30
The Red Eye
The Forum JIR will take place at Hospital Ophtalmique Jules-Gonin in Lausanne.
This registration is free but mandatory.
For people who also participate to the JIR Winter School in Villars, it is possible to travel to from Lausanne to Villars on Thursday evening (last train leaves at 22:20) or on Friday morning (train leaves at 8:12).