American Society of Hematology

Meet the Scientist

These sessions provide an opportunity for a small number of attendees to meet with a scientific expert in a setting that fosters interaction. Each year, ASH invites experts from around the world to facilitate informal discussions, allowing participants to present their questions and gain new perspectives. A boxed lunch is 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, November 29, at the Ticketed Sessions Counter in the San Diego Convention Center's Sails Pavilion.

Ticket Prices (per session)

Active or International Member$75
Non-Member$75
Associate, International Associate, Resident, Graduate/Medical Student, or Honorary/Emeritus Member$50
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 at the discounted rate.

Challenges in Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Sunday, December 2, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Indigo 202A

Speaker:

Shai Izraeli, MD
Tel Aviv University
Ramat Gan, Israel

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Hematopoietic Stem Cell Niches

Sunday, December 2, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Aqua Salon F

Speaker:

Paul S. Frenette, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

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Insights into Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Aqua Salon D

Speaker:

Charlotte Niemeyer, MD
University of Freiburg
Freiburg, Germany

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iPS Cell Methods of Hematologic Malignancies

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Indigo 202A

Speaker:

Eirini P. Papapetrou, MD, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

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New Insights into Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes

Sunday, December 2, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Aqua Salon E

Speaker:

Alan D. D'Andrea, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Inst.
Boston, MA

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New Pathways in Vascular Biology

Sunday, December 2, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Indigo 204A

Speaker:

Anna M Randi, MD, PhD
Imperial College London
London, United Kingdom

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Novel Approaches to Hemophilia

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Aqua Salon C

Speaker:

Rodney M. Camire, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

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Pediatric Leukemia Predisposition Syndromes

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Indigo 204A

Speaker:

Kim E. Nichols, M.D.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN

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Platelets at the Center of Host Defense

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Indigo 202B

Speaker:

Steffen Massberg, PhD
Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich
Munich, Germany

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RNA Modifications in Hematologic Malignancies

Sunday, December 2, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Indigo 202B

Speaker:

Catriona Jamieson, MD, PhD
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA

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Role of Lipids in Hematopoiesis

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Aqua Salon F

Speaker:

Sean Morrison, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

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Stem Cells in Normal and Malignant Hematopoiesis

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Aqua Salon E

Speaker:

John E. Dick, PhD
University Health Network
Toronto, ON, Canada

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