Join Us at GCOM 2024!

Friday Evening 15 March 2024 – doors open at 6pm .. come say hello to the residents at Pittsburgh’s National Aviary!

MIHRA and iMyoS: Celebrating 25 Years of International Collaborative Research in Myositis!

  • 6pm Doors Open at the Garden House – Be Prepared for Laughter, Fellowship, Fun and Dancing
  • 6 to 7:30 pm Event Registrants will have access to the National Aviary’s Free-Habitat Exhibits and Supervised Animal Encounters with National Aviary Residents – maybe a sweet sloth, penguin, owl, toucan, eagle …
  • At 7:30pm 25 Years History and Remembrance of Dr. Paul H. Plotz led by Drs. Lisa Rider, Fred Miller, Lisa Christopher-Stine, Ingrid Lundberg, Jiri Vencovsky, Chet Oddis – and stories from the crowd!
  • Simple but Ample Artisan Fare, Extremely reasonable cash bar
  • Dancing until 11pm – ❤️ Celebrating ALL Mobility Stylings on the Dance Floor❤️