Dustin Loomes, MD, FRCP(C)

Director, Vancouver Island IBD Clinic
Clinical Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine
University of British Columbia
Island Health Authority
Victoria, BC 

Saturday, November 20, 2021

9:05 am - 9:30 am


Learning Objectives

  • Quick scientific review of biosimilars
  • Update on switch data
  • Discuss the practical application of a biosimilar switch

This presentation will briefly review the scientific background of biosimilars, update recent publications on biosimilar switch studies, and discuss the implementation of switch in clinical practice

Dr. Dustin Loomes is an IBD specialist practicing in Victoria, British Columbia. He acts as a Director of the Vancouver Island IBD Clinic, participates in research as a clinical trial investigator, and is an Associate Clinical Faculty with the University of British Columbia and University of Victoria with an active role in teaching. He has authored scientific papers and has co-authored a book entitled “Top Trials in Gastroenterology and Hepatology”, now in its third edition.