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International Myositis Assessment & Clinical Studies (IMACS) / Juvenile Dermatomyositis (JDM) Working Group Annual Meeting

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Virtual Meeting



The IMACS / JDM Working Group Annual Meeting shared updates on the activities of various IMACS Research Projects and Scientific Interest Groups (SIGs). A brief overview of the general activities of IMACS was presented, as well as updates on the activities of the Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) JDM Committee, the Paediatric Rheumatology European Society (PReS) JDM Working Party, and the International Myositis Society (iMyoS). These updates were followed by an educational session on the outcomes of COVID-19 infection in myositis patients.

This meeting was open to all IMACS and JDM Working Group members. However, registration was required to attend. A separate registration was also required to attend the IMACS Scientific Interest Group Breakout Room Session following the main meeting.

Meeting Topics

Topics discussed at the meeting included:

  • General IMACS updates, including IMACS research projects and scientific interest groups
  • PReS, CARRA JDM Committee and iMyoS updates
  • Educational session on COVID-19 and myositis

Agenda (93KB)

More Information

If you have any questions about the meeting or registration, please contact the IMACS Email Group.

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