Agenda

Day 1
12 Jun 2019

Welcome Reception

Join us in the Marbella Garden for a beautiful view of the Atlantic Ocean, music, food and friends. The perfect way to start our time together!
Day 2
13 Jun 2019

Poster Set-Up

Posters should be on display from Thursday morning through Saturday evening, but it is recommended that all posters remain on display through Sunday so they are available for viewing both at the designated time with the authors and informally (without authors) at coffee breaks and lunch.

Welcome

A warm welcome from the Organizing Committee Co-Chair and an encouraging patient story.

Session 1: Diagnosis of HHT

Invited Speaker: Dr. Michael Ohliger (8:30am – 9:15am)   Oral Presentations (9:15am – 10:15am)    
Michael Ohliger, MD, PhD
10:15 am - 10:30 am

Break

Session 2: ENG/ALK Signaling

Invited Speaker:  Dr. Holger Gerhardt  (10:30am – 11:15am) Oral Presentations (11:15am – 12:30pm)    
Holger Gerhardt, PhD

Lunch

Building an HHT Center of Excellence

Session 3: Systemic Treatment of HHT

Invited Speaker:  Dr. James Gossage  (1:45pm – 2:30pm) Oral Presentations (2:30pm – 3:45pm)    
James Gossage, MD
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Break

Session 4: Genetics of HHT

Invited Speaker:  Dr. Ivan Radovanovic (4:00pm – 4:45pm) Oral Presentations (4:45pm – 6:00pm)  
Ivan Radovanovic, MD, PhD, FMH
Day 3
14 Jun 2019

Welcome

A warm welcome from the Organizing Committee Co-Chair and an encouraging patient story.

Session 5: Treatment of HHT

Invited Speaker:  Dr. Justin McWilliams  (8:15am – 9:00am) Oral Presentations (9:00am – 10:15am)    
Justin McWilliams, MD
10:15 am – 10:30 am

Break

Session 6: Cell Biology of HHT

Invited Speaker:  Dr. Ellie Tzima  (10:30am – 11:15am) Oral Presentations (11:15am – 12:30pm)
Ellie Tzima, PhD

Lunch

Meet the Speakers

Session 7: Workshop I

Mechanism-Based Therapeutics  
3:15 pm - 8:00 pm

Enjoy Leisure Activities

Day 4
15 Jun 2019

Welcome

A warm welcome from the Organizing Committee Co-Chair and an encouraging patient story.

Session 8: Emerging Issues in HHT

  Oral Presentations (8:15am – 9:45am)  
Aravind Asokan, Ph.D.
9:45 am – 10:00 am

Break

Session 9: HHT Downstream Signaling

Invited Speaker:  Dr. Christopher Gibson (10:00am – 10:45am) Oral Presentations (10:45am – 12:00pm)
Christopher Gibson, PhD

Session 10: Workshop IIA

Clinical Issues      

Session 10: Workshop IIB

Basic Science Issues
3:00 pm – 3:20 pm

Break

Session 11: Drug Discovery and Preclinical Models

Invited Speaker: Dr. Denise Adams (3:20pm – 4:05pm) Oral Presentations  (4:05pm – 5:20pm)    
Denise Adams, MD
5:20 pm - 7:00 pm

Break

Cocktails / Gala Dinner

7:00pm – 7:30pm     Cocktails 7:30pm – 11:00pm   Dinner and Dancing Let’s celebrate the discoveries, collaborations, friendships, and new opportunities with a traditional Puerto Rican dinner. All conference attendees and their registered adult guests are invited to attend. Plan to dance the night away!
Day 5
16 Jun 2019

Welcome

A warm welcome from the Organizing Committee Co-Chair and an encouraging patient story.

Session 12: Molecular Pathways of HHT Other Vascular Anomalies

Invited Speaker:  Dr. Mark Kahn  (8:15am – 9:00am)   Oral Presentations (9:00am – 10:15am)  
Mark Kahn, MD
10:15 am - 10:30 am

Break

Session 13: Epidemiology of HHT

Oral Presentations (10:30am – 12:30pm)  

Conference Summary / Awards

Basic Science Summary;  Clinical Science Summary;  Presentation Awards
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