EHA-LSHBT Virtual Hematology Updates

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EHA and the Lebanese Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (LSHBT) have initiated a webinar course dedicated to practitioners who manage patients with benign and hematologic malignancies. The course will provide them with the practical tools to translate emerging data into the best therapy for their patients, to personalize care, and to apply novel treatment strategies to improve patient outcomes.

The EHA-LSHBT Virtual Hematology Updates will run from March – October 2021 and take place live in Zoom Webinar. In the series of six 2,5 hour workshops, a panel including the two course chairs, Prof G Gaidano (EHA) and Prof A Taher (LSHBT) will address multiple benign and malignant hematology disorders through keynote presentations and patient cases. The content of each workshop will be available for a limited period on-demand afterwards.

Topics & Learning objectives

The course will cover the following topics:

  • β-Thalassemia & CLL
  • ID/IDA & ALL
  • Anticoagulation & AML
  • Thrombosis & MPN
  • Bleeding disorders & Multiple myeloma
  • Hemophilia & Lymphoma

After attending this EHA-LSHBT Virtual Hematology Updates course, delegates will be able to:

  1. Provide up-to-date information regarding current and new standards of care in the treatment of benign and malignant hematologic disorders
  2. Discuss the latest advances in malignant hematology that will help improve patient outcomes and quality of life.
  3. Identify and discuss key advancements in the management of certain benign hematological disorders.

Target audience

The main target audience is hematologists in North Africa & Middle East, but the course is open to attend for all.

Continue learning on the EHA Campus

EHA has developed courses related to the Hematology Updates webinar. The aim of the courses is to add to the learning experience, making the information discussed during the webinars available in an interactive and engaging way. The first three courses are now available for EHA members. Click here if you would like to become an EHA Member.

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Continuing Medical Education (CME) is widely accepted to encourage individual practitioners to maintain and develop professional knowledge and skills keeping up-to-date with latest developments within the field.

The EHA-LSHBT Virtual Hematology Updates are accredited by the EBAH system. Participants who join the live webinars of the EHA-LSHBT Virtual Hematology Series are eligible to receive 2.5 CME credit points per course.

We encourage all attendees to participate in the live webinars. Through live participation you are able to a part of the high degree of online interactivity, hear directly from the chairs and speakers, and it gives you the chance to ask the experts all your questions on the topic at hand. Therefore, we have decided that you will no longer receive CME points for watching the on-demand content.

Register for the second half of the course program

You can register for the full Hematology Updates course free of charge. Your registration gives you access to the live webinar. Below you will find an overview of the confirmed program and you can click on the individual webinars to learn more and to register.