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Acute Myeloid Leukemia Matters Summit | Durham

Friday, October 20, 2017

8:00 AM–2:30 PM
Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club
3001 Cameron Boulevard
Durham, North Carolina


Hosted in partnership by: American Society for Hematology (ASH), American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), National Marrow Donor Program/Be the Match, (NMDP) Oncology Nursing Society (ONS), and The France Foundation

Educational Supporters: Funded by an independent educational grant from Celgene Corporation.

Agenda and Faculty
The goal of this summit is to improve performance diagnosis and treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia patients. Participants will actively engage in multidisciplinary, interactive small-group activities, including:

  • A case-based tumor board
  • Diagnosing AML
  • Treatment decision-making
  • MRD/CR1 and the role of transplants
  • Relapsed refractory disease

Summit Steering Committee
AnneMarie Block, PhD, FACMG
Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Linda Burns, MD
National Marrow Donor Program/ Be The Match

Robert Paul Hasserjian, MD
Harvard Medical School

Heidi Klepin, MD
Wake Forest Baptist Health

Bruno Medeiros, MD
Stanford University Medical Center

Martin Tallman, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Kathleen Wiley, RN, MSN, AOCNS
Oncology Nursing Society

For Physicians: The American Society of Hematology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ASH designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For Nurses: The Oncology Nursing Society is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850. This activity is awarded 5.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education for RNs.


Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club

3001 Cameron Boulevard
Durham, NC, 27705
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