American Society of Hematology

2017 Meet the Scientist

These sessions will provide an opportunity for a small number of attendees to meet with a scientific expert in a setting that fosters interaction. ASH has invited experts from around the world to facilitate informal discussions, allowing participants to present their questions and gain new perspectives. A boxed lunch will be provided.

Tickets are restricted to medical professionals only and will be available on site on a first-come, first-served basis; no businesspersons or media will be admitted. Only one ticket per person is allowed. Tickets may be purchased on site during registration hours beginning Thursday, December 7, at the Ticketed Sessions Counter in Building A, Level 1, Hall A1.

Ticket Prices (per session)

ASH Active, International, Associate, International Associate, Resident, or Graduate/Medical Student Member $50
Non-Member $75
Non-Member in Training $50
Allied Health Professional $50

Attention Trainees!
A number of tickets for these sessions will be reserved for trainees. Proof of status as an Associate, International Associate, Resident, or Graduate/Medical Student member, or Non-Member in Training will be required to purchase a ticket.

Scholarly Work in Quality Improvement

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Maple A- So. Twr- Atrium Ter

Speaker:

Vishal Kukreti, MD
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Toronto, Canada

Lisa K. Hicks, MD, MSc
St. Michael's Hospital
Toronto, ON, Canada

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[CANCELLED] Hematopoietic Stem Cell Generation, Reprogramming, and Expansion

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Maple A- So. Twr- Atrium Ter

Speaker:

Kateri A. Moore, DVM
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

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[CANCELLED] The Role of Genetic Pathways in Bone Marrow Failure

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Maple C- So. Twr- Atrium Ter

Speaker:

Steven M. Holland, MD
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

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[PRESENTATION CANCELLED] Understanding Microbial Immune System Interactions

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Birch- So. Twr- Atrium Ter

Speaker:

Mark Davis, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

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Contact Pathways in Health and Disease

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Juniper- No. Twr- M2

Speaker:

James H. Morrissey, PhD
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI

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Genome Sequencing in the Newborn: Diagnostic Challenges and Emerging Opportunities

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Maple B- So. Twr- Atrium Ter

Speaker:

Jennifer Puck, MD
UCSF School of Medicine
San Francisco, CA

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Next Generation Sequencing as a Diagnostic Tool for Precision Medicine

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Spruce- So. Twr- Atrium Ter

Speaker:

Torsten Haferlach, MD
MLL Munich Leukemia Laboratory
Munich, Germany

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Plasma Cells and Myeloma

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Cypress- No. Twr- M2

Speaker:

Lawrence H. Boise, PhD
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

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Platelet Clearance

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Magnolia- No. Twr- M2

Speaker:

Karin M. Hoffmeister, MD
BloodCenter of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

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Platelet Regulation of Tumor Growth and Metastasis

Saturday, December 9, 2017, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Walnut- No. Twr- M3

Speaker:

Anil Sood, MD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

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