American Society of Hematology

2017 Schedule and Program

Final program, abstracts, and online personal scheduler now available.

Final program & abstracts   Personal scheduler

A listing of all ASH annual meeting sessions, events, and activities organized by time and day

General Sessions
Signature sessions designed to be of interest to a broad and diverse audience; they include the Ham-Wasserman Lecture, announcement of Honorific Award recipients, the Plenary Scientific Session, and more

Education Program
A complete list of sessions from the ASH Education Program

Special-Interest Sessions
Sessions on specific topics ranging from best practices for publishing one's work in a peer-reviewed journal, to improving practice through quality measures, to advocating for increased research funding for the National Institutes of Health

  • Consultative Hematology Course
    An interactive, half-day program covering commonly encountered clinical problems that arise in everyday practice and require the expertise of a hematologist
  • Policy and Practice Events
    Policy and practice-related events held during the annual meeting

Scientific Program
A complete list of sessions from the ASH Scientific Program

  • Continuing Conversations With the Speakers
    Informal discussions with Scientific Program session speakers designed to give interested individuals increased accessibility both to information on the topic and to the opinions of experts in those particular fields
  • Friday Scientific Workshops
    Topic-specific workshops presented on the Friday prior to the annual meeting featuring presentations by world-class scientists, as well as young and mid-level principal investigators
  • Meet the Scientist
    Sessions designed to provide an opportunity for a small number of attendees to meet with a scientific expert in a setting that fosters interaction
  • Scientific Spotlight Sessions 
    Sessions covering current challenges and controversies in a particular scientific field
  • Special Scientific Symposia
    Symposia highlighting transformative research with implications for research and clinical practice across the field of hematology

Trainee Activities and Services
Activities and services relevant to the unique interests of undergraduates, medical and graduate students, residents, and fellows

Acknowledgment of the many individuals involved in the ASH annual meeting program planning process

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