10:30–10:45 a.m.


10:45–11:30 a.m.

Immunizations and Autoimmunity: Mechanisms, Plausibility, and Genetic Susceptibility

Gerald Nepom, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Washington

11:30a.m.–12:15 p.m.

Diabetes: Incidence and Possible Triggers

George Eisenbarth, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

12:15–12:45 p.m.


12:45–1:45 p.m.


1:45–2:30 p.m.

Genetic Screening and Diabetes: A New Prospective Study

Marian Rewers, M.D., Ph.D.

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

2:30–3:15 p.m.

Autoimmunity and the Central Nervous System

Olaf Stuve, M.D.

University of California at San Francisco

3:15–3:45 p.m.

Research Strategies

Ronald Kennedy, Ph.D.

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

3:45–4:00 p.m.


4:00–4:45 p.m.

Immunization Hesitancy

Edgar Marcuse, M.D., M.P.H.

University of Washington

4:45–5:15 p.m.


5:15–5:30 p.m.

Public Comment

5:30 p.m.


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