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Scientific Symposia

Upcoming Symposia


5th International Bone Marrow Failure Disease Scientific Symposium 2016

March 17-18, 2016
Hilton Rockville Hotel, Rockville, Maryland
An Intensive Two-Day Conference Convening International Experts at the Forefront of Research and Treatment of Bone Marrow Failure Disease

Learn more and register now.

Past Symposia

December 4, 2015

No Bone Unturned:  Unraveling the Biology and Treatment for MDS, MPN, AML and Treatment-Related Myeloid Neoplasms

CME-Certified Satellite Breakfast Symposium preceding the 57th ASH Annual Meeting
December 4, 2015
Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

Webcast available in early 2016.

December 5, 2014

Friday Satellite Symposium: MDS and MDS/MPN: Past, Present, and Future

ASH 2014 This satellite symposium focused on providing an in-depth and up-to-date review of research related to the biology, prognosis, natural history and therapeutic management of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) and myelodysplastic syndromes/myeloproliferative neoplasms (MDS/MPN) overlap.

The program brought together leaders in disease research and clinical practice to explore solutions to improving the care of these patient populations.

Video interviews with Symposium presenters and lay language summaries are available. 

4th International Bone Marrow Failure Disease Scientific Symposium 2014

Scientific Symposium2014

Held in March 2014, The purpose of the 2014 International symposium convened physicians treating bone marrow failure diseases and laboratory researchers studying the immunology and cell biology of bone marrow failure to discuss current areas of controversy, share recent research results and propose specific recommendations for the highest priority directions for basic and clinical research needed to advance the field.

Patient Summary from the meeting


2013 Satellite Symposium Preceding the ASH Annual Meeting: Turning the Tide against MDS and Other Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes


This satellite symposium provided an in-depth and up-to-date review of research related to the biology, prognosis, and therapeutic management of MDS and other bone marrow failure syndromes.

View the slides from this program using the password AML2013.