Speakers & Chairs


Confirmed speakers:

Angela Christiano (New York, NY, USA): Alopecia areata
Rachael Clark (Boston, MA, USA): Resident memory T cells in human health and disease
Richard Gallo (San Diego, CA, USA): White adipose tissue and its role in innate host defense
Elizabeth Grice (Philadelphia, PA, USA): The skin microbiome in wound healing and regeneration
Christopher Griffiths (Manchester, UK): PSORT – New psoriasis frontiers
Emma Guttman (New York, NY, USA): Atopic dermatitis
Muzlifah Haniffa (Newcastle, UK): Developmental programs in inflammatory skin disease
John Harris (Worcester, MA, USA): Vitiligo
Kenji Kabashima (Kyoto, Japan): Visualization of skin inflammation and resulting immunologic concepts
Daniel Kaplan (Pittsburgh, PA, USA): Immune and neural network interactions
Dan Kastner (Bethesda, MD, USA): Autoinflammatory Diseases
Brian Kim (St Louis, MO, USA): Translating Itch Neuroimmunology to New Therapies
Harald Kittler (Vienna, Austria): Artificial Intelligence in Dermatology
James G. Krueger (New York, NY, USA): The translational revolution in inflammatory skin diseases
Thomas S. Kupper (Boston, MA, USA): Immunity, inflammation and cancer
Mark Lebwohl (New York, NY, USA): Psoriasis – the translational path and access to drugs
Robert Modlin (Los Angeles, CA, USA): Acne
John O’Shea (Bethesda, MD, USA): Janus kinases in inflammation
Amy S. Paller (Chicago, IL, USA): Novel developments in ichthyoses
Virginia Pascual (New York, NY, USA): Lupus
Kristian Reich (Hamburg, Germany): How to successfully perform trials in inflammatory skin diseases
Misha Rosenbach (Philadelphia, PA, USA): Sarcoidosis & Granulomatous diseases
Michael Rosenblum (San Francisco, CA, USA): Regulatory T cells in Skin
Tiffany Scharschmidt (San Francisco, CA, USA): Microbiome and immune interactions early in life
Georg Stingl (Vienna, Austria): Historic perspectives
Victoria P. Werth (Philadelphia, PA, USA): Dermatomyositis
George Yancopoulos* (Tarrytown, NY, USA): New therapeutic frontiers in atopic conditions
Christina Zielinski (Jena, Germany): Regulation of human T-Cell responses by ionic signals in the skin


Session chairs: 

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Emma Guttman (New York, NY, USA)
Patrick Brunner (New York, NY, USA)

Joel Gelfand (Philadelphia, PA, USA)
Sonja Ständer (Münster, Germany)

Thursday, November 4, 2021

Brian Brown (New York, NY, USA)
Miriam Merad (New York, NY, USA)

Amos Gilhar (Haifa, Israel)
Emmilia Hodak (Tel Aviv, Israel)

Alice Gottlieb (New York, NY, USA)
Anne Bowcock (New York, NY, USA)

Friday, November 5, 2021

John Carucci (New York, NY, USA)
Leon Kircik (New York, NY, USA)

Robert Bissonnette (Montreal, Canada)
Larisa Geskin (New York, NY, USA)

Sarah Millar (New York, NY, USA)
Ana Pavel (Oxford, MS, USA)

Saturday, November 6, 2021

Natasha Mesinkovska (Irvine, CA)
Brett King (New Haven, CT, USA)

Saakshi Khattri (New York, NY, USA)
Maryanne Makredes Senna (Boston, MA, USA)





*Dr. Yancopoulos is employed by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals. His presentation is not accredited for CME.