Hematology Tutorial Istanbul


EHA-TSH Tutorial on Laboratory Hematology


EHA Hematology Tutorial
in collaboration with the
Turkish Society of Hematology       

EHA Hematology Tutorial in collaboration
with the Turkish School of Hematology

Dates: April 8-9, 2017
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Chair: M Demir
Co-chairs: MC Ar, T Celkan, T Patıroğlu

Goals of the Meeting

This tutorial will be organized in the framework of the Turkish School of Hematology of which the main objective is to provide up-to-date knowledge to hematology fellows on sections/subjects included in the European Hematology Curriculum to achieve a standardized hematology education throughout the country.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this tutorial, participants should be able to:

  • Learn theoretical and practical aspects of basic and advanced laboratory approaches in hematology.

Target Group

Adult and pediatric hematology fellows in Turkey.


Saturday, April 8, 2017

Time Session Speaker
08:30 - 08:45Opening CeremonyM Demir
08:45 - 09:55Session 1: Blood and bone marrow filmsB Undar
09:55 - 11:05 Session 2: Laboratory approach to anemia: Focus on erythrocyte indexesT Celkan
11:05 - 11:20Coffee break
11:20 - 12:30 Session 3: Laboratory approach to anemia: Focus on hemoglobinopathiesY Aydinok
12:30 - 13:15Lunch
13:15 - 14:25Session 4: Flow cytometry: Main principle of flow cytometric techniquesİ Kozanoğlu
14:25 - 15:35Session 5: Flow cytometry: Immunophenotyping of acute leukemiasG Demirel
15:35 - 15:50Coffee break
15:50 - 17:00Session 6: Flow cytometry: Immunophenotyping of chronic lymphoproliferative disordersK Dalva
17:00 - 18:10Session 7: Overview of hot topics in MRDİ Kozanoğlu

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Time Session Speaker
09:00 - 11:20 Session 8: Overview of laboratory testing of hemostasis: main principles of testing of hemostasisM Demir
11:20 - 11:35Coffee break
11:35 - 12:45 Session 9: Overview laboratory testing of thrombophiliaR Küçükkaya
12:45 - 13:00Closing CeremonyM Demir, H Özsan


For information about the registration, please contact the Turkish School of Hematology at admin@thd.org.tr

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.