1st India Autoimmune Seminar

1st December, 2019

The Lalit, Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001

Registration Form


Dear all,

Dr. Lal PathLabs Ltd. and Inova Diagonistics, Inc. (a Werfen company) are jointly organizing 1st India Autoimmunity Seminar on 1st Dec 2019 at Hotel Lalit, Connaught Place, New Delhi with a pre-seminar workshop on 30th November (Saturday) at National Reference Laboratory, Rohini, New Delhi

The conference aims to provide latest update in 2019 EULAR/ACR Classification Criteria, Antiphospholipid Antibodies (APLA) focused on seronegative APS, Non criteria aPL and Novel biomarkers in characterization of Autoimmune Disorders to Post Graduate students and Senior residents.


The participants are requested to complete the Registration process online through the link given below.

For offline registration, scanned copy of the registration form can be mailed to the following email ID:

Please note:
  • Registration is free of cost and last day for registration is 30th November, 2019
  • The registration is free for first 50 entries. The transportation, boarding, and lodging cost to be done by the individuals themselves.


08:30 am - 09:30 am Registration & High Tea
09:30 am Lamp Lighting By All Dignitaries.

Welcome Address by Prof. Anand N Malaviya, Senior Consultant Rheumatologist ISIC Super speciality Hospital, New Delhi.

Time Topic Speaker Moderators/Chairpersons
09:45 am - 10:15 am 2019 EULAR/ACR Classification Criteria for Lupus- What do they mean for the Clinician? PROF. Rohini Handa, Apollo Hospital, New Delhi Prof. (Lt.Gen.) Ved Chaturvedi & Prof. Sukhbir Uppal
10:15 am - 11:00 am Is Immunofluorescence still the gold standard for ANA detection? PROF. Pier Luigi Meroni, University of Milan, Italy & HOD Rheumatology, Clinical Science, Community Health Prof. (Col.) Jyoti Kotwal & Dr. P D Rath
11:00 am - 11:15 am Break
Session -II
11:15 am - 12:00 pm Novel biomarkers in the management of autoimmunity DR. Daniele Ielo, Autoimmunity Clinical and Scientific Manager at Werfen International Dr. (Col) O P Garg & Dr. Sanjeev Kapoor
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Discussion on future directions of APS diagnostic guidelines PROF. Pier Luigi Meroni, University of Milan, Italy & HOD Rheumatology, Clinical Science, Community Health Prof. Uma Kumar & Dr. Indrajit Agrawal
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Panel discussion on Antiphospholipid antibodies (APLA) Prof. (Lt. Gen.) Ved Chaturvedi, Dr. Indrajit Agrawal, Dr. P D Rath Dr. Bimlesh Dhar Pandey, Dr. Daniele Lelo Prof. Pier Luigi Meroni
01:15 pm - 2:00 pm Panel discussion on Lab diagnosis on Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Prof. Sukhbir Uppal, Prof. Uma Kumar, Dr. (Col) O P Garg, Dr. Sanjeev Kapoor Prof. Rohini Handa
02:00 pm - 02:45 pm Lunch
02:45 pm - 03:15 pm Vote of Thanks & closing ceremony Dr Reena Nakra, Director – Reference Lab Operations, Dr. Lal PathLabs Ltd.

Registration Form

1st India Autoimmune Seminar

Theme Antiphospholipid Syndrome, Seronegative APS, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Novel biomarkers in characterization of Autoimmune Disorders

Date 1st December, 2019

Venue The Lalit, Connaught Place, New Delhi


**Last date of Registration is 30th November, 2019

Contact persons:

Dr Vikas Vats, Werfen India

Mobile No: 9871982288

Email: vvats@werfen.com