American Society of Hematology

Schedule and Program

The following programming corresponds to the 2019 Highlights of ASH in the Mediterranean.

8:00 a.m.
Registration and Exhibition Opens
8:45 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions
9:00 a.m.
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
James Foran, MD, Mayo Clinic Florida
9:30 a.m.
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Daniel J. DeAngelo, MD, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
10:00 a.m.
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Mikkael Sekeres, MD, Cleveland Clinic
10:30 a.m.
Panel Discussion
11:00 a.m.
Coffee Break and Exhibition
11:30 a.m.
Malignant Lymphoma
Jonathan Friedberg, MD, University of Rochester
12:00 p.m.
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Nitin Jain, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
12:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion
1:00 p.m.
Lunch with the Experts Session
2:15 p.m.
Myeloma Plasma Cell Dyscrasia
Sagar Lonial, MD, Emory University
2:45 p.m.
Myeloproliferative Neoplasms including Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Timothy Hughes, MD, Royal Adelaide Hospital Adelaide, Australia
3:15p.m.
Panel Discussion
3:45 p.m.
Plenary Session on Sickle Cell Disease & Thalassemia
Alexis Thompson, MD, MPH, Northwestern University
4:15 p.m.
Q & A
4:45 p.m.
Highlights of ASH Day 1 Program Adjournment
8:00 a.m.
Registration and Exhibition
9:00 a.m.
2018 ASH Annual Meeting: Best of ASH Summary
Roy Silverstein, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
9:30 a.m.
Red Cell Disorders: Hemolysis, Iron, Infection, and Pheresis
Madeleine Verhovsek, MD, McMaster University
10:00 a.m.
Panel Discussion
10:30 a.m.
Coffee Break and Exhibition
11:00 a.m.
Venous Thromboembolism/Anticoagulation and Its Reversal
Casey L. O’Connell, MD, University of Southern California
11:30 a.m.
Special Session: Venous Thromboembolism Guidelines
Casey L. O'Connell, MD, University of Southern California
12:00 p.m.
Disorders of Hemostasis
Barbara Konkle, MD, Bloodworks Northwest
12:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion
1:00 p.m.
Lunch with the Experts Session
General Lunch in Exhibit Hall
2:15 p.m.
ITTP/TTP and aHUS
Roy Silverstein, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
2:45 p.m.
Transfusion Medicine
Walter Dzik, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
3:15 p.m.
Panel Discussion
3:45 p.m.
Opportunities for International Engagement
Theresa L. Coetzer, PhD, University of the Witwatersarand
ASH International Members Committee, Chairperson
4:00 p.m.
Program Adjournment
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