Chicago - 8:00 AM - 12:45 PM
This update on the latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of bone marrow failure disease is sponsored by the Lurie Cancer Center and the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation.
Details & registration are available at cancer.northwestern.edu/bonemarrow
Brady Stein MD, MHS
Feinberg School of Medicine
Topics will include:
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinura
Diagnostic Challenges of Bone Marrow Failure Diseases
Hematologists, Medical Oncologists, Pathologists, Internists, Residents/Fellows/Medical Students, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Allied Health Professionals who treat patients with bone marrow failure diseases.
Provide accurate differential diagnosis of bone marrow failure diseases, including myelodysplastic syndromes, aplastic anemia, paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, and myeloproliferative neoplasms
Critically appraise recent advances in research on the genetic characteristics of bone marrow failure diseases
Summarize recent progress in understanding the pathogenesis of myeloid malignancies and bone marrow failure diseases
Describe safety and efficacy data for currently available therapies for bone marrow failure diseases
Identify current therapeutic standards, as well as new and emerging therapies used in hematopoietic cell transplantation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation. The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement:
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)â„¢. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This educational activity is supported by unrestricted educational grants from Celgene Corporation and Incyte Corporation.
For additional information, contact Alice Houk, Director of Health Professional Programs at (301) 279-7202 x101.
Feinberg School of Medicine Aplastic Anemia & MDS International FoundationÂ