Hematological Malignancies Conference 2018 Agenda & Speakers

Schedule last revised on 5-2-2018

7:30 a.m.

Registration and continental breakfast

8:05 a.m.

Introduction and Opening Remarks

MYELOMA: Program Chair: Philip McCarthy, MD

8:15 a.m.

How to Navigate Treatment Options in Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma Patients
ACPE #0044-9999-18-017-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Jens Hillengass, MD

8:45 a.m.

An Overview of Novel Agent Combinations for Patients with Multiple Myeloma
ACPE #0044-9999-18-019-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Sham Mailankody, MBBS - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

9:15 a.m.

Transplant for Multiple Myeloma and CAR T cell therapy for Hematologic Malignancies
ACPE #0044-9999-18-018-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Philip McCarthy, MD

9:45 a.m.

Break

LEUKEMIA/MYELODYSPLASTIC DISORDERS: Program Chair: Eunice Wang, MD

10:00 a.m.

How to Incorporate Gene Sequencing in the Day-to-Day Management of Patients with Myelodysplasia
ACPE #0044-9999-18-020-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Swapna Thota, MD

10:30 a.m.

At Last! Targeted Therapy for Acute Myeloid Leukemia
ACPE #0044-9999-18-021-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Eunice Wang, MD

11:00 a.m.

Updates in the Management of Patients with Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
ACPE #0044-9999-18-022-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Raajit Rampal, MD, PhD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

11:30 a.m.

Hematopathology Round Table Case Discussion & Lunch: Session Chair: Vishala Neppalli, MD
ACPE #0044-9999-18-023-L01-P, 0.5 ch
AnneMarie Block, PhD, FACMG; Sheila Sait, PhD; Jerry Wong, MD, PhD 

12:30 p.m.

Transition Break

LYMPHOMA: Program Chair: Francisco Hernandez-Ilizaliturri, MD

12:45 p.m.

Clinical Practice Changes in the Management of Aggressive B-Cell Lymphoma
ACPE #0044-9999-18-024-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Nishitha Reddy, MD, MSCI Vanderbilt University Medical Center

1:15 p.m.

Updates in the Management of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Other Low-Grade Lymphomas
ACPE #0044-9999-18-025-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Pallawi Torka, MD

1:45 p.m.

Clinical Practice Changes in Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
ACPE #0044-999-18-026-L01-P, 0.5 ch
Francisco Hernandez-Ilizaliturri, MD

2:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks

2:25 p.m.

Adjourn

Invited Speakers:

Sham Mailankody, MBBS
Assistant Member, Myeloma Service
Cellular Therapeutic Center and Center for Health Policy and Outcomes
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY
Assistant Attending Physician
Memorial Hospital, NY

Raajit Rampal, MD, PhD
Assistant Member
Clinical Director, Leukemia Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Nishitha Reddy, MD, MSCI
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Lymphoma Program
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Roswell Park Faculty:

AnneMarie Block, PhD, FACMG
Associate Professor of Oncology
Laboratory Director, Cytogenetics Lab
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Francisco Hernandez-Ilizaliturri, MD
Professor of Oncology, Department of Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Immunology
Clinical Chief
Lymphoma/Myeloma Service
Department of Medicine

Jens Hillengass, MD
Professor of Oncology
Myeloma Service
Department of Medicine

Philip McCarthy, MD
Professor of Oncology and Internal Medicine
Director, Blood & Marrow Transplant Center
Department of Medicine

Vishala Neppalli, MD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Chief, Division of Diagnostic Hematology
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Sheila Sait, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Assistant Director of Clinical Cytogenetics Laboratory and Research Coordinator
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Swapna Thota, MD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Medicine

Pallawi Torka, MD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Co-Program Director, Hematology Oncology Fellowship Program
Lymphoma/Myeloma Service
Department of Medicine

Eunice Wang, MD
Professor of Oncology
Chief, Leukemia Service
Department of Medicine
Assistant Member, Tumor Immunology Program
Department of Immunology

Jerry Wong, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine