EHA-SAH Hematology Tutorial on Lymphoid Malignancies and Plasma Cell Dyscrasias

Dates: September 14-15, 2018LOGO SAH ALTA
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Chairs: D Fantl, R Foà
Co-chair:
 G Kusminsky

Following successful previous editions, EHA is organizing the second two day tutorial in close collaboration with the Sociedad Argentina de Hematología (SAH) on “Lymphoid Malignancies and Plasma Cell Dyscrasias”. 

Goal of the meeting

This two day meeting focuses on increasing the knowledge of participants on how to provide the best possible care for myeloma and lymphoma patients, through lectures, interactive self-assessment cases and real patient case-based presentations.

Target audience

Junior hematologists with 2-10 years of clinical experience, hematopathologists and fellows in their final years of training and post graduate residents in hematology.

Program

The following topics will be covered: 

  • Diagnosis and prognostic factors in multiple myeloma and plasma cell dyscrasias
  • Treatment of multiple myeloma in different clinical scenarios
  • Hodgkin lymphoma: Focus on treatment and role of new treatment strategies
  • Indolent lymphoma
  • Aggressive lymphoma
  • T-cell Lymphoma

Learning objectives

After attending this meeting, the participant will be able to:

  • Review the new WHO 2016 classification of lymphoid malignancies.
  • Understand the biology of indolent and aggressive lymphomas.
  • Adequately treat lymphoma patients according to international guidelines as well as being familiar with recent advances in targeted therapies.
  • Recognize the diagnostic criteria for myeloma, review the prognostic indicators in myeloma and review the best patient-adapted treatment options.

Registration

It is only possible to register for the tutorial by email.

If you are from Argentina, you can send an email to sah@sah.org.ar. The SAH will provide you with further details on how to proceed with the registration, and information about the applicable fees and policies.

If you are from outside Argentina, you can contact EHA at events@ehaweb.org. The registration fees for international participants are 205 euro for EHA members and 280 euro for Non-members. Please note that the registration fees are non-refundable and can only be paid over the telephone by Credit Card.

The registration for the tutorial will include the following:

  • Access to the lectures, case presentations and participation to the self-assessment sessions
  • Meeting materials
  • Coffee/tea breaks and lunches on September 14 and 15.

EBAH CME Accreditation

EBAH accredited stamp DEF2Tutorials 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 the up-to-date views on clinical policy will enable you to raise your professional level, ultimately resulting in the best treatment for your patients.