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Department of Transfusion Medicine

Symposium Schedule

Thirty-Ninth Annual Symposium

Session 1: Moderator Walter E. Kelley, DO
8:25 - 8:30 Opening Remarks
8:30 - 9:05 Convalescent Plasma Treatment of COVID19 Arturo Casadevall, MD, PhD
9:05 - 9:40 Treat the Patient not the Number Charles Natanson, MD
9:40 - 10:15 Update on CAR T Therapy Nirali N. Shah, MD, MHSc
10:15 - 10:45 Break
Session 2: Moderator DTM Chief
10:45 - 11:30 Richard J. Davey, MD Award
Recipient: Nancy Heddle MSc., FCSMLS(D)

Clinical Research Before, During, and After COVID19
11:30 - 12:05 Resources in Developing Countries Celina Montemayor, MD PhD
12:05 - 1:00 Break
Session 3: Moderator Yvette Marie Miller, MD
1:00 - 2:30 Clinical Vignettes (20 minutes each) followed by panel discussion
Topic Presenter Subject Matter Expert
Donor Specific Antibodies Sajjad Hassan, MD William Ward, PhD
IgA Deficiency Associated Allergic/Anaphylactic Transfusion Reaction Martin S Ongkeko, MD Anne Eder, MD, PhD
DAT Rim Abdallah, MD Willy A. Flegel, MD
2:30 - 3:00 Break
Session 4: Moderator David Mair, MD
3:00 - 3:35 Freeze-dried platelets G. Michael Fitzpatrick, PhD
3:35 - 4:05 Situation Critical!: The Impact of the COVID19 Pandemic on Blood Product Demand and Distributions P. Dayand Borge, Jr. MD, PhD
4:05 Adjourn

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