Reasons to attend 2015-1

Join us for the 2015 International Vasculitis Symposium!

The theme of the symposium is Sunshine of Knowledge and we encourage you to join us in the beautiful state of Florida for an exchange of information and a weekend of sharing and friendship.

The symposium is the largest networking and support opportunity for our vasculitis community.  The 3-day meeting brings together our patients, families, vasculitis experts and researchers for a weekend of learning, sharing and friendship.

WHAT YOU CAN LOOK FORWARD TO:
During the symposium, you will meet other patients and families who, like you, are seeking to learn as much as possible about vasculitis. You will also have the opportunity to meet the Vasculitis Patient-Powered Research Network (V-PPRN) team.

You can expect to learn about:
Current information on treatments,
Effective ways to manage your vasculitis,
Exciting research efforts.

You will also meet others who have shared similar experiences and really do understand what you are going through.

Click here to access the preliminary schedule of events.

THE SYMPOSIUM IS FOR EVERYONE!
Whether you are a newly diagnosed patient just learning about vasculitis or a “veteran” patient, the symposium will provide many opportunities for you to learn about vasculitis and your individual form of vasculitis.  If you are a family member, you will meet other family members who you will identify with and be able to share your thoughts/concerns about having a loved one with vasculitis.

LEADING VASCULITIS EXPERTS:
The speakers include many of the world’s vasculitis experts and represent many different fields, including rheumatology, pulmonology, nephrology, radiology, otolaryngology and psychology.

 

Click here to access the preliminary schedule, hotel information and speakers’ bio sketches.