Hematology Tutorial Warsaw

 

EHA-PTHiT Tutorial on Lymphoid Malignancies

EHA Hematology Tutorial in collaboration
with the Polish Society of Hematology and               
Transfusion Medicine  

Dates: March 17-18, 2017
Location: Warsaw, Poland
Chairs: R Foà, I Hus, T Robak
Scientific and Educational Committee: EHA & PTHiT

Venue

Novotel Warszawa Centrum
Marszałkowska 94/98
00-510 Warsaw, Poland
www.novotel.com/Warschau

Goals of the meeting

The goal of this tutorial is to educate the attendees on advances in biology, diagnostic approaches and therapy of lymphoid malignancies. The scientific program takes participants through the diagnostic and clinical pathway with plenary lectures, interactively conducted clinical case study sessions and self-assessment sessions.

Learning objectives

After joining this tutorial, participants should be able to:

  • Review new insights into biology of lymphoid malignancies.
  • Execute adequate diagnostic work-out including evaluation of prognostic and predictive factors.
  • Review new targeted therapies introduced into lymphoid malignancies treatment, including monoclonal antibodies, B-cell receptor inhibitors, Bcl-2 antagonists, proteasome inhibitors, immunomodulatory drugs, histone deacetylase inhibitors: their mechanism of action, use in clinical practice, evaluation of the response to therapy, adverse events management and prophylaxis.
  • Know current indications to stem cell transplantation.

Target group

Hematologists and oncologists, residents in hematology and oncology.

Registration

Online registration has closed. You can still register onsite in Warsaw.

Registration fee is €280. The discounted registration fee for EHA members is €205. For further information on registration, please contact education@ehaweb.org.

The registration fee includes participation in the event, teaching materials, coffee/tea breaks and lunch.

Organizer

BATUMI Conference & Event Agency 

Beata Osuch: beata.osuch@batumi-agency.pl

Media partner

Hematoonkologia

Program

Friday,  March 17, 2017

Time Session Speaker
08:45 - 09:00Opening Ceremony
09:00 - 11:00Session 1: How is biology changing the management of lymphoid malignancies R Foà
11:00 - 11:15Coffee break
11:15 - 13:15Session 2: Chronic lymphocytic leukemia - Clinical guidelines in the era of novel therapiesT Robak, I Hus
13:15 - 14:00Lunch
14:00 - 16:00Session 3: New insights in biology and treatment of adult Hodgkin's lymphomaP Borchmann
16:00 - 16:15Coffee break
16:15 - 18:15Session 4: Recent molecular and therapeutic advances in adult acute lymphoblastic leukemiaS Giebel

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Time Session Speaker
09:00 - 11:00Session 5: T-cell lymphoma - Updates in diagnosis and treatment PL Zinzani
11:00 - 11:15Coffee break
11:15 - 13:15 Session 6: Aggressive B-cell lymphoma - Diagnostic and therapeutic challengesH Kluin-Nelemans
13:15 - 14:00Lunch
14:00 - 16:00Session 7: Current advances in diagnosis and management of multiple myelomaMV Mateos, L Gil
16:00 - 16:15Coffee break
16:15 - 18:15Session 8: Transplantations in lymphoid malignanciesP Dreger


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.