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Evaluating the Role of Biosimilars in the Management of Rheumatologic Conditions

Start Date:
Wednesday, 8 November, 2017
End Date:
Wednesday, 8 November, 2017 3:00pm
Immunology, Rheumatology, Family Practice

CME-Certified SymposiumWednesday, November 8, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Pacific time Registration and Lunch1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Pacific time SymposiumHilton San Diego Bayfront San Diego, CaliforniaYou will have the opportunity to interact with me and my colleagues, Jonathan Kay, MD, and Kenneth G. Saag, MD, MSc, as we share our insights on evaluating biosimilars for the care of patients with rheumatologic conditions. At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:Compare and contrast biosimilars, reference biologics, and small molecule generics with indications for rheumatologic conditionsCompare available safety and efficacy data for the use of biosimilars and their reference biologics in the management of rheumatologic conditionsOutline the potential impact of interchangeability, extrapolation of indications, and substitution on dose/response, adverse events, and clinical outcomesSummarize the key steps required by the FDA to demonstrate biosimilarity between a biosimilar and its reference biologicCompare the regulatory approval pathways for small molecule generics, biologic agents, and biosimilarsWe are looking forward to seeing you on November 8th in San Diego for this fun and interactive symposium!Stanley B.

Cohen, MDClinical Professor Department of Internal Medicine University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Co-Director Division of Rheumatology Presbyterian Hospital Co-Medical Director Metroplex Clinical Research Center Dallas, Texas


Hilton San Diego Bayfront,
1 Park Blvd,
San Diego,

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