EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting on Mesenchymal Stromal Cells and Tissue Homeostasis

Dates: April 8-10, 2020
Location: Rome, Italy
Chairs: WE Fibbe, F Dazzi

Organized in collaboration with: EHA & the EHA Scientific Working Group on Mesenchymal Stromal Cells

Registration is now open. Register here

The 2nd edition of the EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting on Mesenchymal Stromal Cells and Tissue Homeostasis is a three-day meeting during which participants will learn to understand the principles of tissue homeostasis, in particular of stromal cells.

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

Target audience

Hematologists, cell therapy experts and technicians.

Program

This meeting will cover the following topics:

  • Tissue heterogeneity of MSC
  • Macrophage immunobiology
  • Tissue homeostasis
  • Immune reprogramming
  • Clinical trials & commercialization
  • Treatment of GvHD
  • Microenvironment and aging

The complete program will be published soon.

Abstract & case submission

Abstract and case submission is an important part of the EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting on Mesenchymal Stromal Cells and Tissue Homeostasis. As a participant, you have the opportunity to submit an abstract or clinical case for this meeting, and (if accepted) discuss it with the international faculty and peers.

A selection of abstracts and clinical cases will be eligible for acceptance during the meeting, the presentation format will be in the form of oral presentations or poster presentations. Presenting authors will receive a separate invitation.

More information on the abstract and case submission will be available soon.

Learning objectives

After attending this EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting, delegates will be able to:
• understand the interaction between hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) and the innate & adaptive Immune system,
• recognize principals of tissue homeostasis,
• understand the role of tissue-specific cell populations, including the stromal and myeloid compartments,
• have an overview the international regulatory landscape for cellular therapies, and
• comprehend the different roles of academic versus Biotech in development of cellular therapies.

Venue

The meeting will take place at NH Collection Roma Centro:
Via dei Gracchi 324
00192 Rome, Italy

Key dates

Registration

Online registration is open. Benefit from the reduced early registration fee by registering before February 28, 2020; 23:59 CET.

Visit this page for more information and to register.

Sponsorship

There are various opportunities to support this meeting. For more information please send an email to sponsorship@ehaweb.org or check the sponsorship page.

EBAH

EBAH accredited stamp DEF2

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 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.