Pre-Conference Discussion Day

9.45 Pre-Conference Discussion Registration

Progressive Fibrotic – Interstitial Lung Disease Workshop
The Potential & Practicality of Transferring IPF Concepts to Broader Fibrosing Lung Disease

Mary Salvatore

10.00 Fibrotic Patterns for Diagnosis, Prognosis & Disease Monitoring

Mary Salvatore Associate Professor, Radiology Columbia University Medical Center


10.20 Biomarkers of Disease Progression in IPF & SSc

Thiru Ramalingam Fibrosis Cross-Functional Team Leader Genentech


10.40 Lessons in Biomarkers from Across Fibrosis

Sydney Montesi, Assistant Professor, Harvard University 

11.00 Group Q&A & Panel Discussion

11.30 Workshop break

Kevin Flaherty

11.45 How do you Define a Progressive Fibrotic Interstitial Lung Disease?

Kevin Flaherty Professor, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine University of Michigan

12.15 Group Discussion: Lumping Versus Splitting

David Lagares

12.45 Senotherapeutics: Targeting Senescence in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

David Lagares, Director, Harvard University 

1.15 Pre-Conference Discussion Concludes