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The Autoimmune Research Reception
Nov
27
6:30 PM18:30

The Autoimmune Research Reception

  • East Village New York, NY, 10009 United States (map)
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Please join us for the first Autoimmune Research Reception!

On Tuesday November 27th at 6:30pm, the Autoimmune Registry will host a 1-hour program featuring Dr. Ecem Sevim, a visiting clinical research fellow at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS). Before and after the formal presentation, there will be a live demonstration of the Registry and you will have an opportunity to use the Autoimmune Registry to answer your own research questions.

There is no charge for this event, but you can purchase a Donor Ticket for $100 to help sponsor our work with researchers.

*Additional donations will be accepted at the event and greatly appreciated.

Program

6:30 – 7:00     

Welcome reception (wine, beer and hors d'oeuvres), live Registry demonstration

7:00 – 8:00

Presentations
The Patient Perspective by ARI Board member, Michael Craig
The Research Perspective by Dr. Ecem Sevim
 The Registry Perspective by ARI President, Aaron Abend
 Q&A

8:00 – 8:30     

More time to interact with Dr. Sevim and other researchers and use the Registry

Dr. Ecem Sevim

Dr. Sevim specializes in research on autoimmune diseases, including Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE). At HSS, she has been closely working on the international APS registry which led to many outstanding research studies. Moreover, she is actively participating in the `Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Diseases and Overlap Registry`, investigating clinical and biological characteristics of these patients with the aim of identifying the factors that may predict clinical course. Additionally, she is involved in the creation of a clinic/registry for pregnant patients with systemic autoimmune diseases.

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