Keeping up With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors: An Update on Rheumatic Immune-Related Adverse Events


  1. Introduce the revolutionary role of immunotherapy for cancer and their associated adverse events.
  2. Provide an overview of how these adverse events can mimic common inflammatory diseases.
  3. Outline the impact of these novel therapies for patients with pre-existing autoimmune diseases.


Drs. Catherine Ivory and Nancy Maltez
Rheumatology, Department of Medicine
The Ottawa Hospital


Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre Room, Riverside Amphitheatre & Elisabeth Bruyere Hospital 320Y.
Note: This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live and archived

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa.