Michael Pillinger, MD
New York University Grossman School of Medicine
New York,, NY, United States
Disclosure(s): Fortress: Consultant (Ongoing); Hikma: Grant/Research Support (Ongoing); Horizon: Consultant (Ongoing), Grant/Research Support (Ongoing); Sobi: Consultant (Ongoing)
This session will address the autoinflammatory nature of gout and highlight it as one of the truly IL-1 β -mediated diseases. Increasing knowledge on the inflammatory mechanisms of gout has implications for disease management. These engaging talks will review the state of the science regarding the immunology, clinical manifestations, and treatments of acute gout flares and anti-inflammatory prophylaxis as an integral part of gout treatment.
Speaker: Charles Dinarello, BA – university of colorado
Speaker: Naomi Schlesinger, MD – Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School