EHA-SRH-SHTRM Balkan Hematology Tutorial 2023

EHA is joining forces with the Societatea Românã de Hematologie (SRH) and Scientific and Practical Society of Hematologists and Transfusiologists from the Republic of Moldova (SHTRM) to organize the EHA-SRH-SHRTM Balkan Hematology Tutorial.

Date: March 17-18, 2023
Format: Hybrid
Location: Bucharest, Romania

Chairs: 
Prof Daniel Coriu, President Societatea Românã de Hematologie (SRH)
Prof Sanda Buruiana, President Scientific and Practical Society of Hematologists and Transfusiologists from the Republic of Moldova (SHTRM)

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At EHA we highly value international collaboration, and we aim to foster long-term relations with our national society partners. EHA is teaming up with the Societatea Românã de Hematologie (SRH) and Scientific and Practical Society of Hematologists and Transfusiologists from the Republic of Moldova (SHTRM) to organize this Tutorial, but also invited the partner national societies of the Balkan region to provide local speakers for the program.

The meeting will be held in a hybrid format with the majority of the faculty and participants attending in-person in Bucharest, Romania. The meeting will be livestreamed into the virtual platform.

Program

The EHA-SRH-SHRTM Balkan Hematology Tutorial two-day program aims to provide a unique opportunity for participants to test their knowledge in various areas of acute leukemias. The program will cover the following topics:

  • Acute myeloid leukemia: Diagnostic work-up, prognostic factors and risk classification

  • FLT3 mutated acute myeloid leukemia: Treatment algorithm and practical tips
  • Approach to relapsed/refractory AML

  • Current state of art in APL management

  • B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Aiming for the best response in the era of novel therapies

  • Ph positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Chemo-free treatment and the role of SCT in CR1

  • Overview of diagnosis and management of T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

  • Mixed phenotype acute leukemia: Diagnostic tools and treatment approach

The program included presentations and self-assessment cases from international speakers, in addition to case presentations by speakers from the Balkan region followed by time for discussion.

The full program can be found here.

Target audience

Physicians, clinicians, basic researchers, biologists, trainees, medical students from the Balkan region.

Registration

Registration for the Tutorial is free of charge. Participants can register for hybrid as well as virtual participation.

For more information and to register, click here.

Attendance grants

Societatea Românã de Hematologie (SRH) is generously offering grants for participants to attend the meeting in-person in Bucharest.

The deadline for grant applications are February 24, 2023 (23:59 CET).

To be eligible to receive an attendance grants, applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants should be 36 years or younger
  • Applicants should be from the Balkan region
  • Applicants should complete the form (see below) and provide a short movitation

Grant recipients will receive travel and accommodation, which will be arranged on your behalf.

Apply for an attendance grant here

 

EBAH CME Accreditation

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EHA Hematology 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 up-to-date views on clinical policy will enable you to raise your professional level, resulting in the best treatment for your patients.