EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting on Aging and Hematology

Dates: October 12-14, 2018
Location: Warsaw, Poland
Chair: D Bron

Organized by:
EHA & the EHA Scientific Working Group on Aging and Hematology

The second EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting on Aging and Hematology is a three day meeting with as the main objective to discuss unmet needs in the management of older patients with malignant and non-malignant hemopathies. Discussions will be focused on the progress in the field of Aging: pathogenesis, management of co-morbidities, polypharmacy, cognitive impairments, and quality of life as well as the optimal and rational approaches of "fit" and "unfit" older patients with malignant hemopathies.

Online registration for the EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting is open. Register here

Below you can find key information and links to important details regarding registration and accommodation. There are also a wide array of sponsor opportunities available for pharmaceutical companies.

Target audience

Hematologists, oncologists, specialist nurses, patient advocates and organizations, geriatricians and pharmacists.

Program

The scientific program will cover all you should know about Aging and Management of older patients with hemopathies:

  • Aging of the hematopoietic stem cell
  • Immunosenescence and response to vaccines
  • How to assess fitness in older patients
  • How to treat fit patients
  • How to detect vulnerability in older patients
  • How to manage vulnerable patients
  • How to protect quality of life in frail patients with malignant hemopathies

For a complete overview of the scientific program, click here.

Abstract submission

Abstract submission is officially open. Participants can submit abstracts for inclusion in the program, which will be presented in the form of an oral and/or poster presentations in various time slots.

For more information about abstract submission and to submit an abstract, please click here.

Venue

The meeting will take place at the Novotel Warszawa Centrum:
Marszałkowska 94
00-510 Warsaw
Poland

Key dates

 

Registration

Online registration is open. Benefit from the reduced early registration fee by registering before September 14, 2018; 23:59 CEST.

For more information about registration and to register, please click here.

EBAH CME accreditation

 EBAH accredited stamp DEF2Continuing Medical Education (CME) is widely accepted as a means to encourage individual practitioners to maintain and develop professional knowledge and skills keeping up-to-date with latest developments within the field. The meeting will be accredited by the EBAH system. Participants of this meeting are eligible to receive one Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit point for every hour of accredited activity from the EBAH system.