1st India Autoimmune Seminar

1st December, 2019

The Lalit, Connaught Place, New Delhi 110001

Pre – Seminar Workshop on Autoimmune /IIFA

Date - 30th November 2019

Venue – National Reference Laboratory, Rohini, New Delhi

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 advised to submit completed pre-registration form included in conference website along with short biodata to conference secretariat (anil.arora@lalpathlabs.com, parul.chopra@lalpathlabs.com) by 20th November, 2019.

Only 20 specialists (doctor/scientist) in the field will be considered for the workshop.

Registration Fee:
  • Rs.2000/- for participants. Registration fee includes entry to entire workshop, demonstration, hands on experiment, lectures, interactive sessions, workshop manual, lunch & tea.
Mode of Payment:

    Bank account number: 684011002921

    Account Name: Dr. Lal PathLabs Ltd.

    Bank Name: Kotak Mahindra Bank (Formerly known as ING VYSYA Bank)

    IFSC code: KKBK0000298

    Account type: Current account

Program Schedule

Autoimmunity/IIFA workshop: 30th Nov 2019
Time Topic Faculty
8:00 am - 8:30 am Registration & Breakfast
8:30 am - 9:00 am Inauguration & Welcome of Delegates
9:00 am - 9:20 am The Ice Breaker Dr. Anil Arora
9:20 am - 10:00 am Introduction to Autoimmunity & Role of IIFA Dr. Parul Chopra
10:00 AM- 10:15 AM Tea Break
10:15 am - 11:15 am Markers for Rheumatic Diseases -ANA by IFA, Techniques for Pattern Identification, ICAP Consensus Dr. Anil Arora
11:15 am - 11:45 am Importance of dsDNA, ANCA Dr. Parul Chopra
11:45 am - 01:00 pm Automated Processing & Microscopy (ANA, ds DNA, ANCA) Dr. Sunanda Bhardwaj, Mrs. Asha Amoli, Mr. Mahender& Mr. Nagender
01:00 pm - 01:30 pm Lunch and Group Photograph
01:30 pm - 02:00 pm Introduction to specialized IFA - Gastroenterology (Anti smooth muscle antibody, anti mitochondrial antibody & LKM) Dr. Anil Arora
02:00 pm - 02:45 pm Specalised IFA - Neuronal AutoAb - NMDA, VGKC, Autoimmune encephalitis panel, aquaporin 4, MOG Dr. Anil Arora
02:45 pm - 03:15 pm Specalised IFA - Deramtology - Desmoglein 1 & 3, Nephrology - PLA2R Dr. Parul Chopra
03:15 pm - 03:30 pm Tea Break
03:30 pm - 04:30 pm Manual processing & Microscopy (Neuronal AutoAb, AIH, other autoimmunity markers) Dr. Sunanda Bhardwaj, Mrs. Asha Amoli, Mr. Mahender& Mr. Nagender
04:30 pm - 05:00 pm Future Trends - Automated & Digital Microscopy in IFA/Newer Markers/Newer Methodologies Dr. Anil Arora
05:00 pm - 05:30 pm Concluding session Dr. Anil Arora

Registration Form


Topic Autoimmunity/IIFA workshop

Date 30th November, 2019 Saturday 8:00 am to 5:30 pm

Venue Department of Hematology and Immunology, National Reference Laboratory, Rohini Sector-18, New Delhi 110085


**Last date of Registration is 20th November, 2019*

Workshop Secretariat

Dr. Anil Arora, Head of the Department

Email: anil.arora@lalpathlabs.com

Dr Parul Chopra, Consultant

Email: parul.chopra@lalpathlabs.com

Hematology and Immunology Department, Dr. Lal PathLabs Ltd., National Reference Laboratory, New Delhi-110085 Tel: 011-30244296,156; Mobile: +919729226944, +918800218261

*Please note that registration is restricted to 20 participants only on first cum first serve basis.