Highlights of ASH in Asia

Last Modified: January 17, 2013

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Dates: March 23-24, 2013
Location: Shanghai, China

Sponsoring Group: The American Society of Hematology

Web Page URL: www.hematology.org/calendar_HOAAsia

Topics Covered: Acute Myeloid Leukemia Bone Marrow Failure Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Disorders of Hemostasis Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Myelodysplastic Syndromes Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Including Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Novel Treatments for Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia Plasma Cell Disorders (Myeloma) Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP)/Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS) and Atypical HUS

Objectives: At Highlights of ASH you will:

  • Examine advances in clinical and translational hematologic research
  • Evaluate the role of new diagnostic techniques and therapeutic approaches as applied to the care and management of people with blood diseases
  • Discuss new patient management and care strategies with leading faculty in the field

Fees: $125-275

Continuing Education: No


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