Highlights from the SWG
- The EHA LyG had a yearly meeting in October 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal, organized and hosted by Maria Gomes da Silva. The meeting was attended by 24 participants representing the major lymphoma groups.
This meeting was used to discuss the aims of the group and possibilities for collaboration in clinical trials and registries.
- A scientific session was organized at EHA 2017 (‘Diagnostics in lymphoma’), which was attended by approximately 150 participants and which was very well received.
- An EHA SWG Scientific meeting was organized: March 10th-12th, 2017 (3-day meeting on advances in biology and treatment of B cell malignancies, with a focus on rare lymphomas). This meeting was attended by more than 80 participants. An interactive format was chosen with a mix of state of the art lectures, interactive sessions and case presentations by young hematologists.