Anual Scientific Meeting

Annual Scientific Meeting 2019

The fifth BRITSpA Annual Scientific meeting took place on 25th-26th September 2019 in Birmingham thanks to the generous support from AbbVie, Biogen, Gilead, Novartis, Pfizer and UCB. The  scientific programme for this meeting was developed independently by the 2019 chairs Gareth Jones and Jane Martindale and the Executive Committee of BRITSpA. CPD accreditation was awarded to all delegates and speakers. Dr Edwin Lim from the the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides us with a summary of the 2019 meeting highlights.

Day 1 Meetings proceedings

Dale Webb
Sarah Rudkin
Versus Arthritis update on SpA grants
Mohammad Derakhshan
BRITSpA Fellow Update
James Galloway
National Inflammatory Arthritis Audit
Stefan Siebert
Steven Zhao, Emma Garcia-Melchor and Gareth Jones
Selected Abstracts Presentations
Stefan Siebert and Nicola Goodson
Year in Review

Day 2 Meeting proceedings

Lisa Dunkley
Juvenile onset SpA and the Young Adult service
Shouvik Dass, Maria Mouyis and Team Bump
Pregnancy Symposium
Irene van der Horst
Myths and Truths: gender differences in axSpA
Michael Barnes
What you need to know about cannabinoids
Chris Martey
Prescribing exercise in axSpA
Christine Bundy
Motivational interviewing
Steve Zhao
Multi-morbidity in axSpA
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