The International Myositis Assessment & Clinical Studies Group (IMACS) and JDM Working Group meeting, will take place in conjunction with the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) meeting, November 8-13 in Atlanta, Georgia. This year’s meeting has been organized by The Myositis Association.

The IMACS-JDM Working Group meeting is scheduled for Saturday November 9th from 7:30am – 3:00pm Eastern Time.  This meeting is open to IMACS-JDM Working Group members only.

This year, you will be asked about your participation per the following schedule:

7:30am – 8:30am                Scientific Interest Group – Session 1: Rehabilitation and Exercise Group, SHARE JDM Group

8:45am – 11:00am          IMACS-JDM Working Group General Meeting (onsite and remote participation possible)

11:00am – 12:00pm IMACS-JDM Working Group Poster Session (onsite participation only)

12:00pm – 1:00pm       Lunch in dining room

1:00pm – 2:00pm           IMACS-JDM Working Group General Meeting (onsite and remote participation possible)

2:00pm – 3:00pm           Scientific Interest Group – Session 2: Myositis Autoantibodies, Calcinosis

A more detailed draft agenda can be found here.

For those unable to attend in person, please join the meeting by remote internet connection (Zoom). Limited spots are available.  RSVP is required for this option.

IMACS-JDM Working Group meeting location:

Emory Conference Center
1615 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
(cab ride from ACR meeting)

We look forward to seeing you in Atlanta!

Any questions or concerns please contact Bianca Lang, Meeting Committee Chair, at
IMACS-JDM Working Group Meeting Committee