Department of Transfusion Medicine

Symposium Schedule

Forty-Second Annual Symposium: Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Session 1: Moderator: Walter E. Kelley, DO, FCAP
8:25 a.m. Welcome and Introductions (non-CE activity)
8:30 to 9:05 a.m. Handling Off-site Manufactured Cellular Therapies Anh Dinh, MD
9:05 to 9:40 a.m. Sickle Cell Disease Emily Limerick, MD
9:40 to 10:15 a.m. Diversity Issues Elizabeth S. Allen, MD
10:15 to 10:30 a.m. Break (non-CE activity)
Session 2: Moderator: Maureen J. Miller, MD, MPH
10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Transmission of Yellow Fever Vaccine Virus through Blood Transfusion and Solid Organ Transplantation - United States, 2021 Rebecca J. Free, MD, MPH
11:00 to 11:30 a.m. ADVANCE Study Results Brian S. Custer, PhD, MPH
11:30 to 11:40 a.m. Q&A for Drs. Free and Custer  
Clinical Vignette – presenter may be switched depending on topic
Time Topic Presenter Subject Matter Expert
11:40 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. TBD Abdullah Alswied, MD, PhD TBD
12:00 to 12:20 p.m. Break (non-CE activity)
Session 3: Moderator: Willy (Bill) A Flegel, MD
12:20 to 1:05 p.m. Richard J Davey, MD Lectureship
Steven L Spitalnik, MD
Worldwide eradication of Rh disease: the WIRhE project
1:05 to 1:40 p.m. Current Molecular Topic Margaret A. Keller, PhD
1:40 to 2:15 p.m. History and Future of the ARC David C. Mair, MD
2:15 to 2:30 p.m. Break (non-CE activity)
Session 4: Moderator: Carlos H. Villa, MD, PhD
Clinical Vignettes – presenters may be switched depending on topic
Time Topic Presenter Subject Matter Expert
2:30 to 2:50 p.m. Virus Specific Cytotoxic T-Lymphocytes Valentina Baez-Sosa, MD Irene Cortese, MD
2:50 to 3:10 p.m. TBD David Daniel, MD TBD
3:10 to 3:30 p.m. To e? Or not e? Linda Song, MD, MSPH Willy (Bill) Flegel, MD
3:30 Adjourn

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