Scientific Program

DAY 1, Thursday - 19th March 2020
DAY 1, Thursday - 19th March 2020
TIMEPROGRAMSPEAKER
07:00 - 08:00Registration
07:45 - 09:30Nursing Workshop
09:30 - 10:00 Coffee Break
10:00 - 11:30Nursing Workshop
11:30 - 11:50Industry Symposium
11:50 - 12:10Industry Symposium
12:10 - 12:30Industry Symposium
12:30 - 13:30Opening Ceremony
13:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 16:00Session 1 - Acute Leukemia/MPN I
Chairperson: Mahmoud Marashi
14:30 - 14:50Diagnostic workup of AML, what is relevant in 2020Martin Tallman
14:50 - 15:10Diagnostic workup of ALL / risk stratificationDaniel Deangelo
15:10 - 15:30How I treat AML in 2020Martin Tallman
15:30 - 15:50Diagnostic workup of MPNMrinal Patnaik
15:50 - 16:00Q&A
16:00 - 16:30Coffee Break
16:30 - 18:00Session 2 - Acute Leukemia/MPN II
Chairperson: Amna El Mehairi, Shahrukh Hashmi
16:30 - 16:50Current treatment approach in ET, PV and MFMrinal Patnaik
16:50 - 17:10Novel immunotherapies in ALL, what is their role and how to manage toxicitiesDaniel Deangelo
17:10 - 17:30How to choose the right TKI in CMLMrinal Patnaik
17:30 - 17:40Q&A
DAY 2, Friday - 20th March 2020
DAY 2, Friday - 20th March 2020
TIMEPROGRAMSPEAKER
08:00 - 08:30Industry Symposium
08:30 - 10:00Session 3 - Plasma Cell Dyscrasia
Chairpersons: Rehab Alblooshi, Hassan Al Yaseen
08:30 - 08:50Diagnostic workup of Myeloma in 2020, what is relevant and its impact in managementJes ús San-Miguel
08:50 - 09:10Diagnosis and management of AL Amyloidosis in 2020Joseph Mikhael
09:10 - 09:30How I treat myeloma in young and elderly/frailJes ús San-Miguel
09:30 - 09:50How I diagnose and treat Waldenstrӧm Macroglobulinemia Joseph Mikhael
09:50 - 10:00Q&A
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00Session 4 - Lymphoproliferative Neoplasm I
Chairperson: Arif Alam
10:30 - 10:50Double Hit LymphomaRanjana Advani
10:50 - 11:10Follicular lymphoma; have we made progress ?Thomas Witzig
11:10 - 11:30 Diagnostic workup in HLH Paul Laros ée
11:30 - 11:50Management of high risk hodgkin lymphoma; beyond ABVDRanjana Advani
11:50 - 12:00Q&A
12:00 - 13:30Friday Prayers & Lunch
13:30 - 13:50Industry Symposium
13:50 - 14:10Industry Symposium
14:10 - 15:40Session 5 - Lymphoproliferative Neoplasm II
Chairpersons: Faraz Khan, Shabeeha Rana
14:10 - 14:30Update in aggressive lymphoma; is it the time to incorporate new agents?Thomas Witzig
14:30 - 14:50How I treat HLH Paul Laros ée
14:50 - 15:35ASH HighlightsRanjana Advani
15:35 - 15:45Q&A
15:45 - 16:20Coffee Break
16:20 - 18:00Session 6 - Lymphoma/Transplant
16:20 - 16:40How I treat Primary CNS lymphoma in 2020Thomas Witzig
16:40 - 17:00TBA
17:00 - 17:20TBA
17:20 - 17:50TBA
17:50 - 18:00Q&A
DAY 3, Saturday - 21st March 2020
DAY 3, Saturday - 21st March 2020
TIMEPROGRAMSPEAKER
08:00 - 08:30Industry Symposium
08:30 - 09:00Industry Symposium
09:00 - 10:00Session 7 - Oral Abstracts Session
Chairpersons: Khawla Belhoul, Salam Al Kindi
10:00 - 10:30Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00Session 8 - Hemostasis & Thrombosis
Chairpersons: Nevine Kassam, Abdulkareem Al-Momen
10:30 - 10:50VWD; case based approach in diagnosis and managementAlice Ma
10:50 - 11:10How I treat HIT; role of DOACs and high dose IVIG Theodore Warkentin
11:10 - 11:30 Coagulation factor replacement in hemophilia; what is their place in the era of novel therapiesAlice Ma
11:30 - 11:50Role of shock liver in the pathogenesis of ischemic limb injuries in critically ill patients in DICTheodore Warkentin
11:50 - 12:00Q&A
12:00 - 13:00Lunch
13:00 - 14:30Session 9 - Bone Marrow Failure
Chairpersons: Maryam Darwish, Abdulhakim Al Rawas
13:00 - 13:20White cell disorders; how to approach neutropenia in the outpatient settingNeal Young
13:20 - 13:40Challenging cases in aplastic anemiaNeal Young
13:40 - 14:00TBA
14:00 - 14:20TBA
14:20 - 14:30Q&A
14:30 - 15:00Closing Ceremony
Nursing Workshop

“New Approach, New Treatment, and New Hope for the Management of Hematology Patients”

DAY 1, Thursday - 19th March 2020
TimeTopic and Presenter
07:45 – 08:00Welcome Note
08:00 – 08:15Introduction to pediatric hematologyKhalid A. R. Al Habaybia
08:15 – 08:40CAR T cell, the future for hematology patientsMahmoud Hasan
08:40 – 09:00Case presentation of ALL patients (Besponsa (Inotuzumab Ozogamicin)Tahani Dweikat
09:00 – 09:30Management of CRS in acute refractory ALL patients Khaled Al Qawasmeh
09:30 – 10:00Coffee Break
10:00 – 10:20Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Adolescents and Young AdultsMariam M. I. Aiash
10:20 – 10:40Venetoclax and decitabine OR azacitidine in the treatment of AML patientsMohammad Saleh
10:40 – 11:00Impact of a Pain Management Program on Oncology\ Hematology Nurses' KnowledgeNezar Ahmed Salim
11:00 – 11:20Knowledge and Attitudes towards the Palliative Care among health care providers at Dubai hospital.Hasan Ahmad Abu Nigim
11:20 – 11:30Q&A