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Galapagos @ EULAR 2022


The EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology is the biggest event in the RA calendar. The EULAR 2022 scientific programme includes a wide range of sessions presented by some of the world’s top specialists, exploring basic science, traditional medicine and clinical practice, as well as a wealth of important new data!

Galapagos was proud to be a sponsor at EULAR 2022 and to have delivered an interactive hybrid symposium and Consult-the-Expert session, as well as a range of other exciting activities throughout the congress.


Date: June 2, 2022
Time: 17:30–18:45 CEST
Location: Hall D5


Watch Professor Roberto Caporali, Professor Bruno Fautrel and Dr James Galloway in our EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology 2022 Industry Symposium.

Our expert faculty:
  • Explore efficacy and safety goals for patients and physicians in the treatment of RA
  • Explore the efficacy and safety profiles of JAK inhibitors, including data from the filgotinib clinical trial programme
  • Review the importance of a comprehensive management approach for patients with RA
  • Discuss how to optimally align patient and physician treatment goals to achieve favourable outcomes in RA

Satellite symposium faculty

Professor Roberto Caporali (Chair)
University of Milan, Milan, Italy

Roberto Caporali is Professor of Rheumatology at the University of Milan (Milan, Italy) and Head of the Department of Rheumatology and Medical Sciences at the Gaetano Pini Teaching Hospital (Milan, Italy). He is also Director of the post-graduate School of Rheumatology at the University of Milan. He has authored more than 400 papers published in peer-reviewed journals, mainly on RA and other chronic immune-mediated diseases.

Dr James Galloway
King's College Hospital, London, England

James Galloway is a consultant rheumatologist at King's College Hospital, and has specialist interests in the areas of inflammatory arthritis and biologic therapy, and also in sarcoidosis. In addition to research and clinical roles, Dr Galloway is a faculty member of the MBBS undergraduate course in Medicine and has several streams of research aligned to medical education. His research group works on areas including pharmacovigilance, health outcomes and quality improvement in the field of rheumatology.

Professor Bruno Fautrel
Pitié Salpêtrière University Hospital, Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris, France

Bruno Fautrel is Professor of Rheumatology and Head of the Department of Rheumatology at the Pitié-Salpêtrière University Hospital (Paris, France). He was Principal Investigator of two multicentre trials on the decline of targeted RA therapies and was Coordinating Investigator of a European project on a multiomic approach to autoinflammatory disease diagnosis. He is also Co-director of IMIDIATE, a national network dedicated to clinical investigations in IMIDs.

Consult-the- Expert

Date: June 1, 2022
Time: 15:45–16:15 CEST


Watch Dr Lars Erik Kristensen for the EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology 2022 Industry Consult-the-Expert session, as he:
  • Reviews the unmet needs experienced by patients with RA and the importance of a comprehensive approach to care
  • Explores the role of JAK inhibitors in addressing unmet needs for patients with RA
  • Considers how to facilitate a comprehensive approach to patient care and discuss any potential barriers to clinical implementation
  • Discusses how to integrate concrete steps towards shared decision-making in RA

Consult-the- Expert faculty

Dr Lars Erik Kristensen
Parker Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark

Lars Erik Kristensen is Chief Scientific Officer at the Parker Institute (Copenhagen, Denmark). Lars Erik Kristensen is MD from the University of Copenhagen (Copenhagen, Denmark), and specialist in internal medicine, rheumatology from Lund University (Lund, Sweden). His current research activities are focussed on efficacy and tolerability of anti-TNF treatment and other second-generation biologicals in chronic arthritis both in controlled clinical trial settings and observational cohort studies. 

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Posters available via QR code from June 1, 2022 (8:00am CEST) till July 31, 2022.
Jacques Eric Gottenberg, Gerd Burmester, Katrien Van Beneden, Chris Watson, Ineke Seghers, Vijay Rajendran, Lorenzo Dagna, Maya H Buch and Gerhard Rogler
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0513

Alejandro Balsa, Siegfried Wassenberg, Anne Tournadre, Hans-Dieter Orzechowski, Katrien Van Beneden, Vijay Rajendran, Udo Lendl, Pieter-Jan Stiers, Chris Watson, Roberto Caporali, Patrick Verschueren
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0518

Daniel Aletaha, René Westhovens, Bernard G Combe, Jacques-Eric Gottenberg, Maya H Buch, Roberto Caporali, Jose A Gómez-Puerta, Paul van Hoek, Vijay Rajendran, Pieter-Jan Stiers, Thijs Hendrikx, Gerd R Burmester, Yoshiya Tanaka
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0676

Patrick Durez, Eugen Feist, Ricardo Blanco, Vijay Rajendran, Nadia Verbruggen, Katrien Van Beneden, James Galloway
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0663

Maya H. Buch, Tsutomu Takeuchi, Vijay Rajendran, JE Gottenberg, Alena Pechonkina, YingMeei Tan, Qi Gong, Katrien Van Beneden, Roberto Caporali
Abstract Publication
Abstract Number: AB0394

Kevin Winthrop, Yoshiya Tanaka, Tsutomu Takeuchi, Alan J Kivitz, Mark C Genovese, Alena Pechonkina, Franziska Matzkies, Beatrix Bartok, Kun Chen, Deyuan Jiang, Iyabode Tiamiyu, Robin Besuyen, Sander Strengholt, Gerd R Burmester, Jacques-Eric Gottenberg
Poster tour presentation, On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0235

Daniel Aletaha, Rene Westhovens, Tatsuya Atsumi, YingMeei Tan, Alena Pechonkina, Qi Gong, Vijay Rajendran, Sander Strengholt, Gerd Rudiger Burmester
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0678

Bernard Combe, Yoshiya Tanaka, Paul Emery, Alena Pechonkina, Albert Kuo, Qi Gong, Katrien Van Beneden, Vijay Rajendran, Hendrik Schulze-Koops
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0679

Bernard Combe, Yoshiya Tanaka, Maya H. Buch, Gerd Burmester, Beatrix Bartok, Alena Pechonkina, Ling Han, Kahaku Emoto, Shungo Kano, Thijs Hendrikx, Daniel Aletaha
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0704

Yoshiya Tanaka, Tatsuya Atsumi, Daniel Aletaha, Robert B M Landewé, Beatrix Bartok, Alena Pechonkina, Zhaoyu Yin, Ling Han, Kahaku Emoto, Shungo Kano, Vijay Rajendran, Tsutomu Takeuchi
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0664

Posters available via QR code from June 1, 2022 (8:00am CEST) till July 31, 2022.

Peter C Taylor, Bruno Fautrel, Yves Piette, Susana Romero Yuste, Jasper Broen, Martin Welcker, Elizabeth Holdsworth, Monia Zignani, Katrien Van Beneden, Roberto Caporali, Rieke Alten
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0680

Cécile Gaujoux-Viala, Jean-François Bergmann, Mélanie Goguillot, Asma Melaine, Marie Guerin, Alban Edouard, Stève Benard, Bruno Jean Fautrel
On-site & Virtual display
Poster Number: POS0627

EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology 2021


The EULAR 2021 Virtual Congress addressed a wide range of topics across clinical, translational and basic research. Find out what Dr Jaime Calvo Alén and Prof Roberto Caporali took away from EULAR last year.

Trending topics at EULAR 2021

The Role of JAK Inhibitors in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Assessment of patient perspectives in RA


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