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Ninth Annual Hematology Conference: An Update on Selected ASH Topics


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Ninth Annual Hematology Conference: An Update on Selected ASH Topics

  1. 1. The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine presentsNinth AnnualHematology Conference:An Update onSelected ASH TopicsSaturday, January 19, 2013UT Conference Center • Knoxville, TennesseeFeaturingThomas Habermann, M.D.Professor of MedicineMayo ClinicRochester, MinnesotaMichael Keating, M.B., B.S.Professor of MedicineMD Anderson Cancer CenterUniversity of Texas, Houston, TexasCraig Kessler, M.D.Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Section Chief of HematologyLombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown UniversityWashington DCRami Komrokji, M.D.Associate Professor and Clinical Director of Hematologic MalignanciesH. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research InstituteTampa, FloridaSagar Lonial, M.D.Professor, Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Department of Hematologyand Medical OncologyWinship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of MedicineAtlanta, GeorgiaA continuing medical education activity planned and managed by the University ofTennessee Graduate School of MedicineSpace is limited. Register today!Approved for 5 AMA, AAPA and ACPE credits and .5
  2. 2. UT Graduate School of Medicine Non-Profit Org.Continuing Education and Professional Development U.S. Postage1924 Alcoa Highway, D-116 PAIDKnoxville, TN 37920-6999 Permit #481 Knoxville, TNNinth Annual Hematology Conference:An Update on Selected ASH TopicsSaturday, January 19, 2013UT Conference CenterKnoxville, Tennessee Limited Seating!
  3. 3. Ninth Annual Hematology Conference:An Update on Selected ASH TopicsWho should attend? The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy is accredited by theHealthcare professionals practicing in Accreditation Council for Pharmacy• Hematology Education (ACPE) as a provider of• Internal Medicine continuing pharmacy education. Successful• Oncology completion of this application-based program• Pharmacy will provide a statement for five (5.0) live• Surgery contact hours credit (0.5 CEUs) and will beand other healthcare professionals involved in mailed within 3 weeks following the program.the prevention, treatment and cure of cancer. Successful completion includes attending theWith the goal of improving the quality of session, signing the attendance sheet, andhealthcare, the University of Tennessee Graduate completion of the program evaluation form.School of Medicine Continuing Education UAN: 0064-9999-13-006-L01-Pand Professional Development activities areoffered to enhance the skills and knowledge Grievance Policy A participant, sponsor, faculty member or other individualof physicians, dentists, and other healthcare wanting to file a grievance with respect to any aspect of aprofessionals at the local, state, regional and program sponsored or co-sponsored by the UTCOP maynational levels. contact the Associate Dean for Continuing Education in writing. The grievance will be reviewed and a response will beAt the conclusion of this program the participant returned within 45 days of receiving the written statement. If not satisfied, an appeal to the Dean of the College ofshould be able to summarize current and Pharmacy can be made for a second level of review.ongoing study results in patients with hemostasis/thrombosis, multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic CEU: Adhering to guidelines set by thesyndromes, chronic lymphocytic leukemia American Medical Association, the Universityand malignant lymphoma and discuss recent of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine willadvances in the optimization of therapy for these issue Certificates of Attendance and CEUs forpatients. non-physicians attending this educational activity. This activity is designated for up to 0.5 CEUs byAccreditation the University of Tennessee using the national The University of Tennessee standard that 1 hour of educational instruction is College of Medicine is awarded .1 CEU. accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Contact Hours: Professional associations may Education (ACCME) to provide choose to convert CEUs to contact hours by continuing medical education for allowing .1 CEU to equal 1 contact hour. physicians. Recertification: As an ACCME-approved provider, UT certifies the CME credit offeredEducation Credits during this educational activity is acceptable byAMA: The University of Tennessee designates ANCC, AACN and NCCPA for recertification.this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRACategory 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claimonly the credit commensurate with the extent oftheir participation in the activity.AAPA: American Academy of PhysicianAssistants accepts Category 1 credit towardthe AMA Physician’s Recognition Award fromorganizations accredited by the ACCME.The AAPA has complete reciprocity with theACCME.Reservations are limited. Reserve your seat today!Visit online: • Call: (865) 974-0280
  4. 4. The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine presentsNinth Annual Hematology Conference:An Update on Selected ASH TopicsSaturday, January 19, 2013 • UT Conference Center • Knoxville, TennesseeThis ninth annual conference is anAmerican Society of Hematology(ASH) international conferencefollow-up and briefing.This year’s ASH conference, the 54th Annual Meeting and Exposition, will be held December8-11, 2012, in Atlanta.The UT Graduate School of Medicine annual update occurs as soon as possible afterthe ASH conference while allowing time for our featured speakers to develop uniquepresentations combining their areas of expertise with new information garnered from theASH presentations.Conference VenueSessions will be held at the UT Conference Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. Directions will be sentwith your registration confirmation.ParkingFor free parking, participants must park in the Locust Street garage across the intersection from theUT Conference Center. Parking at the Hilton garage and nearby surface lots will NOT bevalidated.Conference AttireWe encourage you to be comfortable as we spend Saturday at this quality education experience.Business casual attire and a light sweater or jacket are suggested.Questions?E-Mail: Conferences@utk.eduPhone: (865) 974-0280Fax: (865) 974-0264The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programsand services. Publication #R08-4001-016-004-13 (13PB05DM)
  5. 5. The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine presentsNinth Annual Hematology Conference:An Update on Selected ASH TopicsSaturday, January 19, 2013 • UT Conference Center • Knoxville, Tennessee8:00 – 8:30 a.m. 2:15 – 2:30 p.m.Registration and Continental Breakfast Break and Visit Exhibits8:30 – 9:00 a.m. 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.Welcome Myelodysplastic SyndromesWahid Hanna, M.D. Rami Komrokji, M.D.Course Director and Moderator Associate Professor and Clinical Director ofProfessor Hematologic MalignanciesDepartment of Medicine H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center andUT Graduate School of Medicine Research InstituteKnoxville, Tennessee Tampa, Florida9:00 – 10:00 a.m. 3:30 – 3:45 p.m.Thrombosis and Hemostasis Closing RemarksCraig Kessler, M.D. 3:45 p.m.Professor of Medicine and Pathology AdjournSection Chief of HematologyLombardi Cancer CenterGeorgetown University Registration Completion and PaymentWashington, DC Registration is complete and a seat will be reserved when payment is received. The registration fee is10:00 – 10:15 a.m. payable by credit card or check.Break and Visit Exhibits10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Payment by Credit CardChronic Lymphocytic Leukemia To pay by credit card, complete the registrationMichael Keating, M.B., B.S. form in this brochure, including your credit cardProfessor of Medicine information, and mail to UT Conferences, Attn:MD Anderson Cancer Center Hematology 2013, P Box 2648, Knoxville, TN .O.University of Texas 37901-2648, or fax to (865) 974-0264. PaymentHouston, Texas by credit card is also available online at www. a.m. – 12:15 p.m.Malignant Lymphoma Payment by CheckThomas Habermann, M.D. To pay by check, please complete the registrationProfessor of Medicine form in this brochure and mail with your checkMayo Clinic to UT Conferences, Attn: Hematology 2013,Rochester, Minnesota P Box 2648, Knoxville, TN 37901-2648 .O.12:15 – 1:15 p.m. Once payment is received, you will receiveLuncheon Provided registration confirmation by e-mail from UT Conferences.1:15 – 2:15 p.m.Multiple Myeloma CancellationsSagar Lonial, M.D. To qualify for a refund on conference registrationProfessor fees, send a written request by January 4, 2013,Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs to UT Conferences, Attn: Hematology, P .O.Department of Hematology and Box 2648, Knoxville, TN 37901-2648, or toMedical Oncology An administrative feeWinship Cancer Institute of $40 will be assessed. No-shows and lateEmory University School of Medicine cancellations will not be refunded; however,Atlanta, Georgia substitutions are encouraged.
  6. 6. The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine presentsNinth Annual Hematology Conference:An Update on Selected ASH TopicsSaturday, January 19, 2013 • UT Conference Center • Knoxville, Tennessee Please Type or Print Clearly Course Code: 13DS02MD Name Title (i.e. M.D., PA) Company Name or Institution Mailing Address City State/Province Zip/Postal Code County of Residence E-mail Daytime Phone Fax Registration Fee o $75 Registration is complete when payment is received. All participant handouts will be included on a USB drive at the Hematology Conference. Printed presentation slides will not be distributed onsite but will be available for download prior to the conference start date. Please watch your e-mail inbox as the conference date approaches for additional details. Reservations are limited. Seating, course materials and meals cannot be guaranteed for on-site registrants. Please register today. Payment Methods Special Needs o Check made payable to the University of Tennessee o Please check the box if your attendance requires special assistance. You will be o VISA o MasterCard o Discover o AmEx contacted by UT Conferences to discuss Card Number how your needs can be met. Availability of appropriate arrangements cannot be Expiration Date ensured without early notification. 3-digit Security Code Card Holder’s Four Easy Ways Signature To Reserve your Seat! UT Conferences, Attn: Hematology 2013 Online: P Box 2648, Knoxville, TN 37901-2648 .O Hematology2013 Credit ID* ___ ___ ___ - ___ ___ - ___ ___ ___ ___ Telephone: (865) 974-0280 *Your Credit ID is composed of the following three pieces of Fax: (865) 974-0264 information: Mail: UT Conferences, The first three letters of your birth month. Attn: Hematology 2013, P Box 2648, .O. The last two digits of your birth year. Knoxville, TN 37901-2648 The last four digits of your Social Security Number. E-mail : For example, if you were born February 1979, and your Social Security Number is 123-45-6789 then your Credit ID Registration is complete when would be FEB-79-6789. payment is received.