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4th Annual UCI Health Hematology Symposium

The 4th Annual UCI Health Hematology Symposium will feature regional and national experts bringing you state-of-the-art updates on Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, AML, Bleeding Disorders, Transfusion Medicine and others. We will also feature a Case Conference segment with individual case presentations and interactive discussion. We hope to see you at the 4th Annual UCI Health Hematology Symposium.

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019

Location: Westin South Coast Plaza, 686 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626


Providers and Healthcare Professionals - $0.00


For more information, please contact Christopher Song at csong3@uci.edu or 714-456-6589.

Course agenda

Begin End Session description
7:50 a.m. 8 a.m. Welcome and Course introduction
Eric Salazar, MD
8 a.m. 8:50 a.m. Laboratory Diagnosis of Bleeding Disorders
Edward Nelson, MD
8:50 a.m. 9:40 a.m. Updates in Transfusion Medicine
Minh-Ha Tran, DO
9:40 a.m. 9:55 a.m. Break & Vendor Exhibit
9:55 a.m. 10:45 a.m.

Updates on the MDS-AML Spectrum

Deepa Jeyakumar, MD
10:45 a.m. 11:35 a.m. Advances in Immunotherapy for Leukemia
Rishikesh Chavan, MD
11:35 a.m. 12:35 p.m.  Lunch & Vendor Exhibit
12:35 p.m. 1:25 p.m. New Agents in Benign Hematology
Srila Gopal, MBBS
1:25 p.m. 2:15 p.m.

Updates in Iron Overload

Kanwarpal Kahlon, MD
2:15 p.m. 2:30 p.m.

Break & Vendor Exhibit

2:30 p.m. 3:20 p.m. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Susan O’Brien, MD
3:20 p.m. 4:10 p.m. DOAC in VTE Cancer Patients
Omar Darwish, MD
4:10 p.m. 4:20 p.m. Closing Remarks


Accreditation — The UC Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation statement — The UC Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Registration fees are non-refundable.