The 2012 CIS Annual Meeting was held from May 17 – 20 at the Swissôtel in Chicago, IL. A total of 470 delegates registered to attend the 2012 Annual Meeting.
Just prior to the Annual Meeting two additional courses were offered this year. The AARDA held a course on Sex, Gender, & Autoimmunity through the Lifespan and CIS held an Advanced PID School: Clinical Updates for the Practicing Immunologist.
This year’s exhibit hall accommodated 25 exhibiting companies. Exhibiting companies included: Adaptive Biotechnologies Corp., Baxter, Baxter Medical Affairs, Binding Site, Biofusion, BioRx, BioScrip Inc., Biotest Pharma, Cincinnati Children’s, CIS, Coram, CSL Behring, GeneDx, Grifols, Immune Deficiency Foundation, Immunoglobulin Nursing Society, Intrapump Infusion Systems, Kedrion USA, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, Medical College of Wisconsin, NuFactor, RMS Medical Products, US Bioservices, ViroPharma Inc., and Walgreens Specialty Infusion Services.
CIS received 175 abstract submissions for the 2012 Annual Meeting. Of these abstracts, 36 were accepted for an oral presentation and 122 were accepted for poster presentations in addition to the 41 invited speakers.
CIS would like to once again thank our 2012 Annual Meeting supporters:
- Binding Site
- Crescent Healthcare / Walgreens Specialty Infusion & Respiratory Services
- CSL Behring
- Immune Deficiency Foundation
- Jeffrey Modell Foundation
- National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
We hope you will join us for the 2013 Annual Meeting: Regulation and Dysregulation of Immunity on April 25 – 28, 2013 in Miami, Florida!