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Ninth International AAMDSIF Bone Marrow Failure Disease Scientific Symposium

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The Symposium will bring together physicians treating these diseases; laboratory researchers studying genetics, genomics, and pathophysiology of bone marrow failure; and clinical investigators to discuss current areas of consensus and controversy, share recent research results, and identify the highest-priority directions for basic and clinical research to advance the field. 

The biennial Symposium will bring together physicians treating these diseases; laboratory researchers studying genetics, genomics, and pathophysiology of bone marrow failure; and clinical investigators to discuss current areas of consensus and controversy, share recent research results, and identify the highest-priority directions for basic and clinical research to advance the field.
Symposium Co-Chairs: Richard Stone, MD and Neal Young, MD.

Session Co-Chairs Include:

  • Genetics and Genomics – Daria Babushok, MD, PhD and Marcin Wlodarski, MD, PhD
  • Clonality in acquired BMF, PNH, and VEXAS – Emma Groarke, MD and Kohei Hosokawa, MD, PhD
  • Advances in PNH – Rodrigo Calado, MD, PhD  and Antonio Risitano, MD, PhD
  • Transplantation for Marrow Failure – Amy DeZern, MD, MHS and Michael Pulsipher, MD
  • Non-Transplant Therapies for Marrow Failure – Tim Olson, MD and Bhavisha Patel, MD
  • Pathophysiology of MDS and Secondary AML – Jarek Maciejewski, MD, PhD, David Sallman, MD and Matthew Walter MD
  • Treatments for MDS and Secondary AML – Andrew Brunner, MD and Jacqueline Garcia, MD
  • MDS Classification and Prognosis – Robert Hasserjian, MD and Amer Zeidan, MD

Special opportunities for New Investigators:
• Discounted registration
Travel grant
Poster session

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AAMDSIF 40th Anniversary Summit

 AAMDSIF 40th Anniversary Summit Since it was founded in 1983, AAMDSIF has partnered with clinicians and researchers to identify knowledge gaps in diagnosing and treating bone marrow failure and the research priorities needed to advance the field.
In honor of the AAMDSIF 40th Anniversary, this hybrid Summit will convene leading international experts in bone marrow failure to review significant advances in diagnosis and treatment and to determine future priorities for translational research.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

Thursday, October 26, 2023 | 1pm - 8.30pm

Keynote Address: Progress in the Understanding of Bone Marrow Failure Since 1983
David Steensma, MD, FACP

Panel Sessions: Advances in Science and Treatment
Aplastic Anemia Panel
Moderator: Amy DeZern, MD, MHS, Johns Hopkins University
PNH Panel
Moderator: Carlos DeCastro, MD, Duke University
MDS Panel
Moderator: Olatoyosi Odenike, MD, University of Chicago
Reception and Poster Session
40th Anniversary Dinner Honoring Scientific Leaders in Bone Marrow Failure

 

  • AAMDSIF Lifetime Achievement in Science Awards
  • AAMDSIF Research Grantees

Friday, October 27, 2023 | 8am - 1.30pm

Pipeline Reports
Panel Session: The Future of Clinical Trials
Moderator: Mikkael Sekeres, MD, MS, University of Miami
Panel Session: Priorities for Future Research
Moderator: Timothy Graubert, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Summary Remarks
Olatoyosi Odenike, MD, AAMDSIF Medical Advisory Board Vice Chair
Closing Luncheon

 

Poster Session: Abstracts summarizing new, ongoing, or updated research in bone marrow failure may be submitted here by September 29, 2023.
Travel Support for New Investigators. Limited Travel support is available. Apply here.
For more information contact Alice Houk at houk@aamds.org.

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