Hematology Tutorial Yerevan

 

EHA-AHA Tutorial on Biology and Management of Myeloid Malignancies


EHA Hematology Tutorial 
in collaboration with the 
Armenian Hematology Association       


EHA Hematology Tutorial in collaboration
with the Turkish School of Hematology

Dates: October 20-21, 2017
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Chairs: S Daghbashyan, JJ Kiladjian & P Fenaux
Language: English (with simultaneous translation to Russian)

Goal of the meeting

The aim of this tutorial is to teach and update the participants on biology, diagnostic and treatment options of chronic myeloid malignancies.

Learning objectives

Participants of the EHA Hematology Tutorial will be able to gain insight in:

  • new WHO 2016 classification of myeloid malignancies
  • new prognostic classifications, including the latest knowledge about the role of mutations affecting epigenetics and splicing in MDS and MPNs phenotype and evolution
  • the place of generic drugs and treatment discontinuation in CML
  • the role of allogeneic transplantation in these diseases
  • the optimal management of blastic transformation

Program

The following topics will be covered:

  • Chronic myeloid leukemia
  • Philadelphia-negative myeloproliferative neoplasms
  • Myelodysplastic syndromes
  • HSCT for MPN

For a complete overview of the program, please click here.

Target audience

Hematologists (clinicians and biologists), oncologists, laboratory specialists (pathologists, cytogenetics, molecular biology) and nurses.

Registration

Online registration for the EHA-AHA Tutorial has officially opened. Please find below a complete overview of the various registration types.

To register for the tutorial, please click here.

Registration Type Early Fee (until September 22; 23:59 CEST) Regular Fee
Resident/Student*50 euro75 euro
EHA or AHA member**100 euro125 euro
Non-member150 euro175 euro

*Only members who have paid their membership fee will be eligible for a discount on the registration fee. Check your EHA or AHA Membership by sending an e-mail to membership@ehaweb.org.
**Residents and students who are 30 years old or younger are eligible for the "Registration Fee Resident/Student Fee".

Venue

The meeting will take place in the Radisson Blu Hotel Yerevan:
2/2 Azatutyan Ave.
Yerevan, Armenia

Cancellation of registration

In the event of cancellation, written notification must be sent by email to events@ehaweb.org. The following refund conditions apply: In case the cancellation is received by EHA 30 days or more prior to the beginning of the meeting, your registration fee will be reimbursed in full (minus bank charges). If the cancellation is received by EHA between 1 and 30 days prior to the beginning of the meeting, 50% of the registration fee will be reimbursed (minus bank charges). Cancellations notified during the meeting will not be reimbursed.

EBAH CME accreditation

    Tutorials are accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Hematology (EBAH) CME. EBAH CME is the best way for hematologists to master the latest developments within the specialty of hematology. Staying abreast of these scientific developments and keeping in touch with the up-to-date views on clinical policy will enable you to raise your professional level, ultimately resulting in the best treatment for your patients.