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Kidney Week

Educational Symposium

Emerging Therapies for ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

November 05, 2022 | 12:45 PM - 01:45 PM

Location: Regency Ballroom R, Hyatt Regency Orlando

Session Description

The role of complement in ANCA disease pathophysiology has been established through numerous studies, and complement blockers are now used in the clinic. A new complement blocker was approved in October 2021.

This symposium focuses on understanding the role of complement in the pathophysiology of ANCA-associated vasculitis, reviews current guidelines and algorithms for the treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis, and discusses recently available data on new therapies.

Support is provided by an educational grant from ChemoCentryx, Inc.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Describe complement-related pathophysiology in ANCA-associated vasculitis
  • Discuss new therapeutic approaches to target the complement system in ANCA-associated vasculitis

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Glomerular Diseases

Moderator

  • Ulf Panzer, MD

Presentations

  • Introduction
    12:45 PM - 12:55 PM
    Ulf Panzer, MD
  • Pathogenesis and Diagnostic Approaches to ANCA Vasculitis
    12:55 PM - 01:15 PM
    Ingeborg M. Bajema, MD, PhD
  • Updates on the Treatment of ANCA Vasculitis
    01:15 PM - 01:35 PM
    Rachel B. Jones, MBBS, MD
  • Questions and Answers
    01:35 PM - 01:45 PM